Gumballhead | 3 Floyds Brewing Co.

BA SCORE
94
outstanding
5,793 Ratings
THE BROS
84
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
3 Floyds Brewing Co.
Indiana, United States
3floyds.com

Style: American Pale Wheat Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.60%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
An American wheat beer with a refreshing, crisp citrus finish. This delicious session beer is brewed with boatloads of Amarillo hops.

35 IBU

Added by cretemixer on 04-17-2003

BEER STATS
Ratings:
5,793
Reviews:
1,556
Avg:
4.21
pDev:
10.21%
 
 
Wants:
941
Gots:
1,301
For Trade:
42
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 5,793 |  Reviews: 1,556
Photo of Hoptometrist
4.16/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 3 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Photo of ashaf
4.57/5  rDev +8.6%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Andy_Luft
4.41/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Tripel_Threat
4.24/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

One of my favorite wheat ales. That nice wheat Aroma, with bubblegum mixed with citrus fruits mingling in the frothy head. Some soapyness. The flavor is where the wheat kisses a pale ale. Wheat, bubblegum and pineapple, with citrus, mango, and a tiny bit of pine. Smooth feel.

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Photo of Wallace9947
3.72/5  rDev -11.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of EEscobar
4.25/5  rDev +1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Fishwhisperer
4/5  rDev -5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of awjess
4.21/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Extremely fine beer. Easy to drink, not too heavy. Limited availability at Binny's but will keep looking.

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Photo of Cpawsat
4/5  rDev -5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of vitamin_g
4.23/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of ChilliHeights
4.27/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Very nice wheat ale. Nice aroma and cooler and easy to drink with a great mouth feel and finish. Love the holiness in the ale. This one is easier to get than others from 3 Floyds. Have a few left in the fridge, need to drink them soon.

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Photo of Davedrinkinbeer
4.58/5  rDev +8.8%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Very good craft beer, and made in Indiana too! Smell is predominantly citrus-tasting hops (which they are in all 3F products.), taste is a clean wheat beer initial taste, with strong citrus/pine tasting hops towards the end. Finish is clean, beer is not over carbonated, and no bitter aftertaste. Imagine a good quality wheat beer crossed with an IPA-- that is what Gumballhead is most like-- which is different and great tasting. This is my favorite craft beer right now.

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Photo of 11-52_4hops
3.78/5  rDev -10.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Mikezehnal
3.9/5  rDev -7.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of kbarnes9
4.03/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of jw4free
3.5/5  rDev -16.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of LukeGude
3.75/5  rDev -10.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

From Milwaukee bottle shop to a pint glass. Enjoyable, but similar to Toppling Goliath, the hops overpowered the flavor, making it a misnomer wheat.

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Photo of dmmichaud
3.86/5  rDev -8.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Phattyred
3.66/5  rDev -13.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of TedStrosser
3.75/5  rDev -10.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ItsBeer4Me
4.02/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Cramerican
4.33/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of dbrauneis
4.29/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of CypherAnt
4.5/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of zaraspook
3.6/5  rDev -14.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Gumballhead from 3 Floyds Brewing Co.
4.21 out of 5 based on 5,793 ratings.
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