Chasing Rabbits
Burlington Beer Co.

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Style:
Wheat Beer - American Pale
Ranked #23
ABV:
5.8%
Score:
88
Ranked #11,254
Avg:
3.98 | pDev: 8.54%
Reviews:
21
Ratings:
117
From:
Burlington Beer Co.
 
Vermont, United States
Avail:
Rotating/Seasonal
Wants
  6
Gots
  28
SCORE
88
Very Good
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Reviews by NotAlcoholicJustAHobby:
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NotAlcoholicJustAHobby from Vermont

3.78/5  rDev -5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Canned 01/13/16.

L-Pours a hazy yellow with a 3/4 inch white fluffy head. Lacing is spotty and diminishes rapidly.
S- The nose is citrus and rind and leaves no illusions that this beer is anything but hoppy.
T- The taste and nose are the same. Hops while not at the IPA level are certainly the front and center star of the beer. Wheat malt is faintly detectable behind the hops, but not til the very end back end.
F- The beer coats the tongue and the mouthfeel is medium. Carbonation is on the low side.
O-This beer is not complex in any way. Although it is one dimensional in it's flavor profile, it has a place as a bridge beer for those trying to get into the IPA craze. Think of it as step 2 on the path to learning to enjoy IPAs.

Jan 31, 2016
More User Reviews:
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devilfluff from New Jersey

4/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Jun 13, 2016
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Nichols33 from Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -12.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Dec 05, 2016
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smi69 from New York

3.98/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Mar 24, 2017
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njbusa from New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Aug 14, 2016
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Wizzle32 from Pennsylvania

4.09/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Jul 25, 2017
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hozersr from Pennsylvania

4.08/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Jul 25, 2017
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redbarnbikes from New York

3.79/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Dec 28, 2016
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Sheepdog6 from Vermont

2.58/5  rDev -35.2%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Definitely floral hints to this. Strange bite on the back end, reminiscent of Heady Topper. I liked it but not one I could drink all the time.

May 16, 2015
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papposilenus from New Hampshire

4.08/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

From a 12oz can, dated 05/03/17. Served in an imperial pint pub glass.

Pours a thoroughly hazed golden-straw-yellow with a couple of fingers of soft ivory head. Retention is just OK but leaves an honest collar of foam and some nice sticky lacing.

Smells of clean wheaty maltiness, orange peels and a hint of mint.

Tastes of crackery, spicy wheat and orange juice. Some grapefruit peel, grassy herb and bhang water. Ends with a quick, clean rosemary and pine resin bitter finish.

Feel is clean and crisp, slightly less than medium bodied and brightly carbonated. Very easy drinking.

Overall, a nice little beer from BBC that feels bigger than it's stated abv of 5.8%, not in terms of booziness (none detectable) but in its solid, substantial body. This would be an eminently suitable lawn mower beer.

May 19, 2017
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Nishriver from New Jersey

4.01/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Mar 05, 2016
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Daileyg13 from New York

4.69/5  rDev +17.8%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Jul 01, 2015
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ContentmentDIPA from Vermont

4.59/5  rDev +15.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Jul 10, 2015
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dtm426 from Michigan

4.18/5  rDev +5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Aug 16, 2015
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Mwb

4.04/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Solid summer beer. Light with refreshing hops

Jun 29, 2015
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alcohline_trip from Pennsylvania

4.05/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Sep 21, 2015
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ADKbeerguy from New York

3.92/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Dec 17, 2017
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xtonytx from Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Oct 14, 2016
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NateF90 from Connecticut

4.14/5  rDev +4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Jul 26, 2015
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TBonez477 from Vermont

4.38/5  rDev +10.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Jul 28, 2016
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jlebreux8

4.58/5  rDev +15.1%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Jun 27, 2015
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boredalready from Massachusetts

3.92/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Jul 11, 2015
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BEER88 from Washington

4.21/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Feb 06, 2016
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jhavs from New York

3.92/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Jun 10, 2016
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Trevor_Edmunds

3.85/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Jul 12, 2015
Chasing Rabbits from Burlington Beer Co.
Beer rating: 88 out of 100 with 117 ratings