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RATINGS: 31   MEAN: 3.44/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33   EST. CALORIES: 171   ABV: 5.7%
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Heres what I’ve been goofin around with for a while. I love belgian wits on hot summer days (or freezin your but off days). Anyway I took a witbier and threw in a bunch of hibiscus flowers from Egypt and made the stuff even better.


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
GT2 (8664) - San Diego County, California, USA - JUN 7, 2013
Tap at Bridge Tap House in St. Louis, MO. Cloudy grapefruit juice pour. Weaker foam. Beautiful color. One of the best colors I’ve seen for hibiscus wit. Nose is boss. Taste is boss. This brewery kicks butt. Very impressive. Great hibiscus fruity flavor with mild sweet raspberry popsicle. Fresh berry smoothie aroma. Shockingly good. Huge lacing, sheets on second pour. Great for summer. Finally, someone knows how to make a hibiscus wit. Love this brewery. 4 of 4 beers sampled were the bomb.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
GenDV138 (1612) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - AUG 5, 2014
750 ml bottle poured into a tulip. Picked up a bottle at TWCP during RBSG. 5% ABV according to the label. Hazy apricot yellow/orange with around 3 fingers of off-white head. Poured with a bit of a pinkish tint. Aromas of herbs, spices, hibiscus, stone fruit. Tastes of hibiscus, slightly tart fruit, light herbs and spices, subtle salt. Medium-light body with a dry finish. Medium-low carbonation. Better than I expected.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jckp64 (356) - St Louis, Missouri, USA - AUG 15, 2011
Pours a hazy pink with a little white head. Aroma is hibiscus, wheat, malts and a bit of spice. Flavor is spice, sweet malts, hibiscus and some citrus. light bodied and medium carbonation. Has a nice sweet finish with a hint of spice.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
seymour (1465) - Maplewood, Missouri, USA - JAN 28, 2012
Tasted at the 2012 St. Louis Centennial Beer Festival from tap into sampler glass. Poured a cloudy light golden color with fluffy white head, long-lasting with some lace. In almost every sense true-to-style Belgian Wit, which is to say tasty and refreshing, plus additional flowery/perfumey Hibiscus flower essence. Unique and well-crafted, highly recommended.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bhensonb (11364) - Woodland, California, USA - JAN 25, 2012
Capped 750 from Wine & Cheese in Clayton, MO. Pours dishwater gold with a frothy/bubbly white head. I think the aroma actually is hibiscus. Weird. Med body. Flavor is belgian yeast/spice and arguably citrus, but there’s a weird herb/floral that seems hibiscus. With maybe a hint of tobacco and/or leather. This is astringent and dry. Who’d a thought a this.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
drfabulous (4123) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - MAY 19, 2012
750 from Wine and Cheese Place in St. Louis. Light, refreshing wit with no traditional wit characteristics. Perfume. Floral. And grape.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Terminus (3271) - Las Cruces, New Mexico, USA - JUL 5, 2012
Tap at Bailey’s Range June 2012-pours cloudy orange with vigorous carbonation and a sprtizy white slightly rocky head. nose is big spice, corriander lemon and orange peale some lite floral aspects as well. very pleasant nose. wow, flavors really showcase the orange peal and hibiscus very well. Definitely a well made wit here-palate is sharp, but consistent with the style albiet maybe a tad thin. However, this is very nice for a session beer, if it were a bit more affordable.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bobbyberbiglia (188) - Kansas City, Missouri, USA - JUN 12, 2013
8oz Draft A - Pours a golden orange with one finger off white head. Ok lacing. S - Very frangant floral nose, with some sweet malt as while. T - Typical Wit notes plus punch of floral hibiscus. M - Medium bodied. Smooth texure/carbonation. Mild citrus zest finish. O - Unique. Glad a tried it.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
EtTuCthulhu (1104) - Columbia, Missouri, USA - AUG 28, 2013
When smelled, this beer’s aromatic blend of a general floral scent with wheat, sweet bread malts, sour dough yeast makes you fall in love; then, the cloudy golden color and medium white head give you high hopes. The taste is mildly sour and mildly sweet, but this isn’t too bad of a flavor; it is very drinkable. Then, the medium body, soft carbonation, the slick texture, and sweet finish round it off beautifully.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
deyholla (6816) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JUN 21, 2014
Samples from the tap at the Bridge. Pours a near clear pinkish amber with a a white head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma has lots of earthy wheat with a light tart hibiscus underlying. Flavor has a tart hibiscus with more of a balanced wheat note and a touch of earthiness.


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