You're My Boy, Blue!
Brew Bus Brewing

You're My Boy, Blue!You're My Boy, Blue!
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Brew Bus Brewing
Florida, United States
Fruit and Field Beer
3.3 | pDev: 16.67%
Sep 10, 2023
Oct 31, 2013
You're My Boy, Blue! is our blueberry wheat ale. Brewed with Pacific Gem hops and all-natural blueberries, thus ale is sure refresh every taste bud it touches.
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Rated: 3.74 by Satsuma from Florida

Sep 10, 2023
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Reviewed by bbtkd from South Dakota

3.92/5  rDev +18.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4
Brew Bus You're My Boy, Blue Hefeweizen 5.3% ABV. Pours pale clearish orange with a 3-finger white head that left some lacing. Nose is malt and faint blueberry. Taste is blueberry, nor tart or sweet. Decent mouthfeel, overall very good.
Aug 24, 2022
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Reviewed by gatornation from Arizona

3.6/5  rDev +9.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5
Pours a slight hazed golden amber color looks like a pale ale . Smell is wheat ,blurberry and pale malts. Taste follows nose ,not very fruity ,does have some blueberry notes ,with vanilla and citrus , mouth feel soft not so tart or fruity like i thought it would be. Tasted like an APA infused with blueberries.
Jun 06, 2022
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Reviewed by precisely_cat

3.93/5  rDev +19.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4
canned 2/27/22.

A: copper/amber like coloring.

S: wheaty with a slight hint of blueberry, but not a "fruity" blueberry. think more of like a toaster strudel or a blueberry pie.

T: tastes like wheat/blueberry. the aftertaste of this beer is mainly what caught my attention, as the aftertaste truly does feel like a blueberry pie. it catches up real fast after drinking, and it makes this beer quite enjoyable to drink mainly to experience that nice, crusty/blueberry aftertaste. the taste is not overbearing or overwhelmingly sweet, either.

M: smooth/creamy, but changes to more of a crisp feeling after drinking.

overall: i like this beer, and i see both sides to this. i can get why someone wouldn't like it but i can also see why someone, like myself would enjoy this. 4/5.
Apr 28, 2022
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Reviewed by StJamesGate from New York

4.21/5  rDev +27.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25
Pale magenta with a ribbon of loose froth; blueberry compote nose; Saltines, fresh blueberries, slight herb end; smooth, low carb, lt-med.

4 4.25 4.25 4 4.25

I see the poor ratings, but I also see the GABF Gold medal - no small thing - so I’m wondering if this beer is misunderstood.
And so it goes: a nose that’s too intense to just be fruit - think blueberry pancakes or jam - followed by fresh, bouncy, genuine blueberry on the palate.
Pacific Gem, with its black currant, is a clever hop choice - I can’t even parse it from the fruit addition - and low carb keeps it from tasting like soda.
Not as candy-sweet Lucky Charms as Leinenkugel Summer Wheat, but nearly as fun.

Does exactly what it sets out to do, superbly.
Aug 26, 2021
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Reviewed by Try-em-all from Missouri

2.11/5  rDev -36.1%
look: 1 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2
I thought it might be a blue color, would have increased my rating if it were. Taste was not what I was expecting, but I appreciate they tried to do something fun like this. Oh well, will keep trying their other beers.
Mar 04, 2021
Rated: 3.24 by SFC21 from Florida

Nov 23, 2019
Rated: 3.71 by BeerBeast from Florida

Aug 06, 2019
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Reviewed by VoodooBear from Puerto Rico

3.94/5  rDev +19.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
Presentation: 12 oz. can with no dates. Served in a Samuel Adams pint glass.

Appearance: The one finger head stays around for a while and leaves behind some small, patchy lacing. It's a crystal clear gold color with a slight pink tint.

Smell: It has a faint, fruity blueberry aroma, with sweet, earthy wheat and grain notes in the background.

Taste: It's sweet, fruity and mostly blueberry with a hint of cream and vanilla. There's also a soft, grainy wheat flavor in the finish with a hint of hop bitterness.

Mouthfeel: It's smooth and creamy at the beginning but ends with a crisp and refreshing high carbonation bite. It's a bit cloying because of the sweetness, but it's light bodied so that doesn't take away that much from the experience.

Overall: Even though the blueberry is very present in the nose and palate, it's not a one-dimensional beer in any way. There's interesting notes everywhere and even the texture is not boring at all; which is a surprising for a fairly light beer.
Mar 04, 2019
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Reviewed by NeroFiddled from Pennsylvania

3.74/5  rDev +13.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75
Brew Bus Brewing "You're My Boy, Blue!"
12 fl. oz. can without production codes or freshness dating.
$2.19 @ ABC Fine Wine & Spirits #139, Wildwood, FL

Look: Hazy amber body topped by a short lived head of white. Limited head retention and lacing.

Smell: Berry-like and sweetish, including blueberry but not limited to it.

Taste: Berry-like and sweetish backed by a firm golden malt base. It's sweet but not too sweet and a moderate bitterness balances it and brings it to a mainly dry finish. Brewed with both real blueberries and natural flavors it still somehow fails to truly display blueberry in its character.

Feel: Medium bodied and crisp.

Overall: An enjoyable and refreshing beer for summer.
Dec 25, 2018
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Reviewed by ArchimedesSox from Georgia

3.71/5  rDev +12.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75
A: Copper color, large 2 inch off white head, no lacing
S: Blueberry, bread, cracker
T: Sweetnees, blueberry, bread, not much in the way of hoppiness but thats ok with this style
M: Light
O: Decent blueberry ale. I like this style and it was a pretty good one. I really like the bready, maltiness, it almost has a blueberry cobler taste.
Jul 29, 2018
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Reviewed by Nass from Florida

2.5/5  rDev -24.2%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5
Not what I expected when I bought this beer. This beer does not look the part of a blueberry ale. It looks like a pale ale or a hefeweizen. The taste is okay but that is not blowing me away either. I see what they are going for but this is not really my thing. Well hey at least they put real blueberries into this beer & not artificial blueberry flavor. As far as local brews go I prefer Two Henry's Blueberry Vanilla Wheat over this concoction. C'mon local breweries you can do better than this. Cheers! C
Jul 06, 2018
Rated: 3.53 by crbnfbr from Kentucky

Jun 04, 2018
Rated: 2.77 by Jcarriglio from Florida

Mar 01, 2018
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Reviewed by woodychandler from Pennsylvania

3.66/5  rDev +10.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5
I somehow veered onto a Fruit(ed) Beer kick on The CANQuest (tm) in the past couple/few days & I want to CANtinue the trend while I CAN.

From the CAN: "Hop on for the ultimate craft beer experience!"; "Hop on for the Ultimate Craft Beer Experience on The Brew Bus! From brewery tours and tasting to corporate events and bachelor(ette) parties, the Brew Bus offers a once in a lifetime experience for everyone. Our tour guides are experienced and knowledgable, and our staff is friendly and accommodating. Hop On the Brew Bus Today!"; "You're My Boy, Blue! is our Blueberry Wheat Ale brewed with Pacific Gem hops and real blueberries. Once it hits your lips it's so good."

I was unsure about clarity and/or color with this one, but since it a Wheat Ale at base, cloudiness was not out of the question. Upon Crack!ing it opened, it revealed another brimful craft CAN & I celebrated with an inverted Glug. This resulted in just over a finger of dense, foamy, pinkish-white head with decent retention that slowly fell to wisps, leaving nice lacing behind. Color was a deeply-hazy/lightly-cloudy reddish-Amber (SRM = N/A). If the previous beer reminded me of buckwheat pancakes with blueberry syrup, this was straight up blueberry pancakes! Mmm. Blueberries, doughy wheat malt, mmm. Mouthfeel was medium. The taste was likewise liquefied blueberry pancakes. This was no artificial nonsense, but instead, the taste of real fruit fermented into beer. It was lightly tart, not overly sweet, which made it all the more refreshing. Finish was semi-dry & left me with a pleasant blueberry flavor to CANtemplate.
Feb 25, 2018
Rated: 4.46 by Jerid from Florida

Jan 30, 2018
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Rated by wac9 from Pennsylvania

2.71/5  rDev -17.9%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75
I smell blueberry I taste pineapple
Apr 21, 2017
Rated: 3.74 by jaketaz from Florida

Apr 15, 2017
Rated: 3.66 by JPadilla from Florida

Feb 09, 2017
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Reviewed by tone77 from Pennsylvania

3.49/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5
A thanks to the champion of canned beers, woodychandler, for this beer. Poured from a 12 oz. can. Has a dark copper color with a 1/2 inch head. Smell is sweet, blueberries. Taste is blueberries, but little of the sweetness in the aroma. Some wheat is present, dry at the finish. Feels medium bodied in the mouth and overall is a decent beer.
Dec 30, 2016
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