Calypso Wheat Ale | Relic Brewing Co

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Brewed by:
Relic Brewing Co
Connecticut, United States | website

Style: American Pale Wheat Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by nebula1999 on 03-26-2013

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2.99/5  rDev n/a
look: 2.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Pours light yellow-gold with very thin white head.

Fleeting aromas that briefly convince me this is a wheat ale. A lot of spice in there from the hop as well.

Taste is very sharp and spicy. I really am detecting some rye in here, but I think it’s just the calypso hop. Abrasive spiciness, actually. Hmm.

Mouthfeel is, well, abrasive. None of the expected softness from a wheat ale. Beer was nearly flat too, and did not hold its carbonation well in the growler which was opened only 2 days after filling and kept in the fridge. It left me full feeling. Not sure this beer/hop works for me. Not horrible, but I don’t think I expected this one to be so spicy.

First available 3-22-13.

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Calypso Wheat Ale from Relic Brewing Co
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