Yakima Wheat Ale
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Yakima Wheat AleYakima Wheat Ale
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Wheat Beer - American Pale
Ranked #131
Ranked #36,062
3.72 | pDev: 10.48%
The Schlafly Tap Room
Missouri, United States
Yakima Wheat AleYakima Wheat Ale
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Reviews by TheSarge:
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TheSarge from Virginia

3.49/5  rDev -6.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Poured this into a Weizen glass and the brew makes about a three fingers thick of great sustaining foam presence, and has a hazy golden colored body. Looks like a good hefeweizen to me.

The aroma has a hint of sour tartness, clove, and bubble gum.

Taste wise there is a mix of zesty lemony hops, and a tinge of wheat malt character trying to pop thorugh. Perhaps banana flavor is trying to peak through.

Feels medium in body, and mildly carbonated. A little oily slick too.

Apr 01, 2012
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Bitterbill from Wyoming

4.22/5  rDev +13.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Can courtesy of Trent, yet again.

It pours a hazy straw yellow with a 1 finger head of foam.

A big nose of wheat greets my nosebuds and I can smell an underlining aroma of hop bitterness.

First sip, second sip, third sip...now that is one tasty American Pale Wheat. No bells or whistles, just a down home lovely taste of wheat with what I'd call an earthy bitterness.

Smooth as silk going down cuz the mouthfeel is so good.

I say, yummy!

Aug 09, 2014
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mrsp1107 from Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +14.2%

Jul 07, 2012
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Gladius270 from Illinois

3.79/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A- Pours a hazy yellow, which I absolutely love. A finger of white head recedes to a halo of white around the glass that persists throughout. This leaves some nice lacing on the glass.

S- Yeast dominates the smell on this one. It is backed up by some citrus hops, and maybe a bit of "barnyard" smell (hay, barn, grains). This may be off-putting to some.

T- Nice and lemony, very refreshing. The yeast makes an appearance early and really lingers throughout the drink. There is some spice in there from the hops and/or the wheat. It imparts a peppery effect. I get a lingering after-taste from the grain that is not unpleasant. Reminds me of toffee or a light salted caramel.

M- This one is highly carbonated and crisp, which I like in a beer that is obviously made with late spring/summer in mind.

O- Solid offering from Schlafly, and my first foray into a wheat beer that features the hops. I'm a big fan of this one, particularly on a hot, humid, sticky summer day in St. Louis.

May 20, 2012
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HarmonMW from Missouri

3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

Sep 28, 2014
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chippo33 from Vermont

3/5  rDev -19.4%

Jul 10, 2014
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smartassboiler from Illinois

3/5  rDev -19.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

May 22, 2015
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Michael_L from Missouri

4/5  rDev +7.5%

Jun 26, 2012
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FreshZ from Missouri

3.25/5  rDev -12.6%

Apr 19, 2012
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VeganUndead from Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

Jun 26, 2014
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beernads from Florida

3.25/5  rDev -12.6%

Jul 03, 2013
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gutbuster from Kentucky

3.83/5  rDev +3%

Sep 02, 2014
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dank203 from New Jersey

3.58/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

had this beer 3 months after can date but really enjoyed what was left. the hops have died down but still getting big floral nose. citrus, lemon, dry spicy finish

Sep 05, 2015
NHOKNYCKC from Kansas

3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

May 26, 2012
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Lovely85 from Florida

4/5  rDev +7.5%

Jun 06, 2014
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OgreSanchez from Texas

3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

Jul 28, 2013
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4/5  rDev +7.5%

Aug 05, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

Jul 04, 2012
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stogirelli from Illinois

3.76/5  rDev +1.1%

Aug 31, 2014
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MattSharpless from Virginia

3/5  rDev -19.4%

Jul 17, 2014
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4/5  rDev +7.5%

Aug 21, 2012
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KegsAndEggs from Missouri

3.25/5  rDev -12.6%

Aug 29, 2012
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AllHailBeercules from Missouri

4/5  rDev +7.5%

Sep 01, 2012
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Dieck from Missouri

3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

Aug 29, 2012
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grahamboudreaux from Tennessee

3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

Aug 25, 2014
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