Oak Creek Vanilla Orange Blossom | Oak Creek Brewing Co.

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Brewed by:
Oak Creek Brewing Co.
Arizona, United States
oakcreekbrew.com

Style: American Pale Wheat Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Summer

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Added by chinchill on 06-07-2013

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2
Ratings:
9
Avg:
3.51
pDev:
15.67%
 
 
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Reviews: 2 | Ratings: 9
Photo of bambam2517
3.72/5  rDev +6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Seasonal draft at the Oak Creek Brewery & Grill in Sedona. Served in a pilsner glass topped with an orange slice.

A - Has the look of a lager, its a filtered wheat ale so no cloudiness here. Light golden color, moderate effervescence and a slight amount of head on this one.

S - A little like orange creamsicle, both the orange and vanilla absolutely dominate the nose. No hop, grain or yeast character to be picked up.

T - Strongly citrus, so much so it drinks more like a fruit drink than a beer. I liked this as a changeup though, the orange sweetness was mellowed a bit by the vanilla tones, and had a nice tanginess also.

M - Light and refreshing, the citrus zing and sweetness linger pleasantly.

O - Good for one, I wouldn't have a few. Still,every once in awhile...mix things up.

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Photo of chinchill
3.1/5  rDev -11.7%
look: 4 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

On tap at the Oak Creek Brewery & Grill in Sedona. Pour was light golden, very clear, with a durable white head. Served with an orange slice that was removed.

Aroma: smells quite sweet, with a strong component of vanilla, Also honey and orange.
Taste follows: a bit too much orange, a suggestion of honey, some light orange peel. Thankfully, less sweet than the nose suggests.

Light body with carbonation that seems lower than it should be.

O: Unless you like sweet beers, avoid except for use as a delicate dessert beer, for which it may work well.

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Oak Creek Vanilla Orange Blossom from Oak Creek Brewing Co.
3.51 out of 5 based on 9 ratings.
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