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Tangerine Hefeweizen | Peddler Brewing Co.

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Tangerine HefeweizenTangerine Hefeweizen

Brewed by:
Peddler Brewing Co.
Washington, United States

Style: Hefeweizen

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Formerly called Tangerine-Wheat.

Added by Zach122 on 10-04-2013

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Reviews: 3 | Ratings: 15
Reviews by DerAtomsmasher:
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1.75/5  rDev -47.9%

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2/5  rDev -40.5%

Photo of LiquidAmber
3.62/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Poured into a Celebrator pokal. Pours a light golden amber with a fine one finger white head with great retention and lots of lacing. Aroma of tangerine and light wheat; more grainy than a typical hefeweizen, light clove. Flavor is lemon and tangerine citrus, mild wheat. Flavor drops off into a citrus rind and light wheat finish with a little clove. Lingering tangerine peel citrus bitterness. Medium bodied with a hint of creaminess. The tangerine flavor is pleasant and realistic, but kind of overwhelms the wheat body. Although there was a light graininess to the aroma, the taste was mostly mild wheat. The clove leaves a slight astringency to the finish. A satisfactory hefeweizen, but the citrus does not let the wheat, which should shine in a hefeweizen, show through, making a fruity, but somewhat stark finish. OK.

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Photo of SFhomebrew
2.75/5  rDev -18.2%

Photo of CardsWinAgain
1/5  rDev -70.2%

Photo of Zach122
3.25/5  rDev -3.3%

Photo of zeledonia
4.1/5  rDev +22%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Photo of Donkster46
3.5/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of mactrail
3.64/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 2.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Intensely flavored. Seriously fruity yet dry, with a huge yeasty taste. Cloudy light amber in the big chalice with a moderate foam. Plenty of frothy mouthfeel.

The aroma is quite intriguing. Lots of tangerine peel with that distinctive oily note. Flavor is sharp and tangy and highly perfumey tasting. Actually a pretty good citrus flavor, it just has a little too much bitter peel. Light body with with some malty substance. On the acidic side.

This might have benefited from more subtle use of the flavoring. I would swear it has coriander too, but the label doesn't say so. From the 22 oz bottle. Lots of sediment.

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3/5  rDev -10.7%

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2.92/5  rDev -13.1%

Photo of DamienI
3.25/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of crowellbw
3.75/5  rDev +11.6%

Photo of gandres
3.2/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Taster at the brewery in Ballard
Appearance: Dark yellow, golden, medium head, lacing
Smell: Good, hoppy, sweet
Taste: very good bitter, very light
Mouthfeel: Fizzy, creamy
Overall: very good beer, ok to repeat, but not something to look forward to.
Drank: March 11, 2016

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3.25/5  rDev -3.3%

Tangerine Hefeweizen from Peddler Brewing Co.
3.36 out of 5 based on 15 ratings.
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