Strawberry Wheat | Alcatraz Brewing Co.

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Brewed by:
Alcatraz Brewing Co.
California, United States

Style: American Pale Wheat Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.60%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by hopdog on 12-02-2008

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Reviews: 3 | Ratings: 9
Photo of Murrhey
2.73/5  rDev -9.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Poured on tap at Alcatraz Brewing in Orange, CA. Reviewed from notes.

A- Finger thick white head. Dark orange and clouded. Very opaque.

S- Light smell, strong wheat and strawberry notes.

T- Light flavor. Kind of watery, strawberry is here though.

M- Watery and wet feeling.

O- Quite good in most aspects other than the watered down taste.

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Photo of womencantsail
3.28/5  rDev +8.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

On-tap at Alcatraz (Orange)

A: The pour is a turbid pale straw color with a soapy white head on top of it.

S: Strawberry syrup is a good way to describe this one. Quite sugary and cloying, with a fake strawberry aroma. Smells a bit like that strawberry pie gel stuff.

T: The flavor is much better than I was expecting. Sure, it's still incredibly sweet, but it has a bit of a strawberries and cream type flavor to it. Definitely sugary and a bit syrupy, though.

M: Light to medium in body with a moderate carbonation.

O: Miles better than the raspberry version and somewhat of a guilty pleasure. I don't think I could take down a pint of this, but it wasn't horrible.

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Photo of hopdog
3/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

On tap at the Alcatraz location in Anaheim, CA.

Poured a lighter and hazy yellow color with a small sized white head. Aromas of citrus, wheatiness, and some strawberries. Tastes follow of the same citrus, wheat, and strawberries. For some reason, the strawberries reminded me of the strawberry ice tea from Ruby Tuesdays.

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Strawberry Wheat from Alcatraz Brewing Co.
3.02 out of 5 based on 9 ratings.
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