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Sweetwater 16th Anniversary Ale: Red Wheat Wine

Discussion in 'South-Atlantic' started by brentjbeaver, Mar 13, 2013.

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  1. brentjbeaver

    brentjbeaver Jan 31, 2013 Mississippi

    Just hit shelves at my store in metro-Atlanta today...anybody tried it yet? Sounds a bit strange
     
  2. funkymonk242

    funkymonk242 Apr 7, 2011 Georgia

    Had it at the anniversary party and I enjoyed it. Its a sipper for sure. The only wheat wines I've had before were Gamma Ray and Boogoop so I can only compare it to those. Its definately worth a try, especially if its going for the same price as the other danktanks. $4.99 or $5.99?
     
  3. JTDay

    JTDay Jan 28, 2013 Georgia
    Beer Trader

    Hope we get it. I haven't seen Some Strange yet.
     
  4. FATC1TY

    FATC1TY Feb 12, 2012 Georgia
    Moderator Subscriber Beer Trader

    Some Strange hasn't hit yet. The Black IPA right?

    I'm looking forward to the Wheatwine actually. Will age well I think. Their 15th aged pretty gracefully I thought. I drank one on their 16th, so it was a good year.

    The amarillo, nelson pairing on the wheatwine sound promising.
     
  5. ATLhophead

    ATLhophead Sep 9, 2009 Georgia

    From what I heard from the guys at Sweetwater on the 16th anny party, Some Strange has been delayed. They were having some issues just like they did with The Gimp.
     
  6. DiscLizard

    DiscLizard Feb 10, 2013 North Carolina
    Beer Trader

    I tried it last weekend at the Beertopia Festival, and was not a fan, but I'm not really into wheat wines in general so I'm not going to be the best judge.
     
  7. gwdavis

    gwdavis Feb 8, 2012 Georgia

    I had it last weekend on tap up in Nashville, TN. I agree with funkymonk, definitely a sipper. Overall I really enjoyed it, though. Certainly worth a try.
     
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