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Bear Wallow Berliner Weiss | Arizona Wilderness Brewing Co.

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4.05/5
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64 Ratings
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Arizona Wilderness Brewing Co.
Arizona, United States
azwbeer.com

Style: Berliner Weissbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 3.20%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by bennetj17 on 11-07-2013

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#5,999
Reviews:
7
Ratings:
64
pDev:
8.89%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
4
Gots:
4
Trade:
0
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Photo of raspy22
4.33/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of StonedTrippin
3.99/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

berliners and other kettle soured or sour mashed ales have become like the new ipa, seemingly the standard which all breweries are being judged, and it apparently has become mandatory to be well versed in these styles. everyone is doing it now, and so few of them are any good, its awesome to encounter a beer like this, a true example of the style, better than most of them, but without anything to make it intentionally different except for the quality. i like that, and i like this brewery a lot. here is a clean, moderately sour, lemony, straw colored brew, brightly acidic, citric, summery, fun and easy drinking beer that has plenty of body for the style and is carbonated effervescently. its everything it should be and nothing it shouldnt. more body than many which really works to smooth out some of the acid, and i dont find it to have a negative impact on refreshment or drinkability. somehow still extremely delicate even with the rounder texture, brilliant livliness too. soft citrus and bright tang here. one of the better takes on this style i have seen in an increasingly crowded field. they should can this one if they dont already...

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Photo of 22Blue
3.93/5  rDev -3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of DaverCS
4.14/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Nice and tart with good amount of tartness and a great mouthfeel. Detracting aftertaste that's a bit dusty. 81.5/100.

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Photo of kylemckinnis
4/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of dleiner
3.93/5  rDev -3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of orangesol
3.83/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Canada_Dan
4.02/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Sammy
3.86/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Photo of mothman
3.77/5  rDev -6.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Hazy straw yellow. White head with lace.

Lemon acidity. Light vinegar. Tart and sour. Has a bit of a funk to it.

Light bodied and easy drinking. Very enjoyable.

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Photo of BarkBrewing
4.85/5  rDev +19.8%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Tyecko
4.02/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of kevindp9
4.35/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Kylo76
3.84/5  rDev -5.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of MenardMa
3.43/5  rDev -15.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of JohnCassillo
3.48/5  rDev -14.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

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

Photo of caples69
4.28/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of SaisonRichBiere
4.15/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of breadwinner
3.28/5  rDev -19%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

This one is all over the place -- I've had halfway decent versions, yogurt tartness and all, and a few that have been diactyl-laden messes. Until the consistency picks up, I'd be hard pressed to recommend it.

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Photo of 12packpoet
4.42/5  rDev +9.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of DanG3
3.98/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Photo of biggumby
3.85/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of jschott75
4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

Photo of Nightrain87
4/5  rDev -1.2%

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Bear Wallow Berliner Weiss from Arizona Wilderness Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 4.05 out of 5 with 64 ratings
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