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RATINGS: 369   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04   IBU: 15   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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Formerly known As Alaskan Belgian Wit

Brewed with coriander, bitter orange peel and malted wheat, Alaskan White Ale has a light and crisp body pleasant tartness followed by slightly spicy aftertaste. The malted wheat gives the beer a more full and lightly malty mouthfeel. There is an aroma and flavor of wheat and coriander, with a dry and refreshingly carbonated finish.


1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
RichardW (1736) - Carlisle, Cumbria, ENGLAND - JUL 6, 2010
Draught at the Burger Bar, SF. Some banana and wheat, but otherwise a bit synthetic tasting and quite thin, with only a very faint haze.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
GT2 (9275) - San Diego County, California, USA - JUL 5, 2010
Bottle. A) Not a witbier. B) Sucked. Poured a slightly hazy deep yellow to orange (?) with a massive white head with decent retention and no lace. Diacetyl, feet, old candies in the nose. Taste is diacetyl bomb with a mostly watery body. Slight hops bitterness. What!? Drain Pour.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcwattsrugger (11553) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUN 19, 2010
@CBC12oz bottle-pours a white head and gold color. Aroma is peach, light malt. Taste is peach, light malt.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jkwalking05 (4202) - Arlington, Texas, USA - MAY 19, 2010
Gold with a decent sized white head. Aroma is of grain, bread, citrus and chemicals. Taste is of grain and water.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
scooterbub (920) - Lander, Wyoming, USA - MAY 6, 2010
12 ounce bottle. Pours a deep, hazy, gold with a decent, clingy, white head that slowly collapses. The taste is of wheat, orange peel, cloves, hops, citrus malt and spice. Has a similar aroma. Has a decent body that is a little oily. Pretty good on hot day. Easy to drink, refreshing, rather enjoyable and is offered at a decent price. Well worth picking up again.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Wegro (332) - Fresno, California, USA - MAY 6, 2010
smells like blue moon. pours a pretty damn ugly cloudy yellow/orange. flavor is spiced with orangey flavors and an actually pretty firm malt backing. the wheat presence is nicely refreshing. not overly spiced, just a simple beer with a simple purpose. somehow it seemed to get thinner as my glass got emptier, but the body was less fizzy and had more substance than i was expecting. alcohol presence is actually felt even though its only 5.2abv. its not a knockout but dont tell me this wouldnt be nice by the pool in july. much nicer than widmer hef, and id take it over blue moon as well.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
BelgianBeerGal (3384) - Panama City, Florida, USA - APR 18, 2010
12oz local bottle. Pours a relatively clear gold colour with a small white head. Aroma is slightly sweet with some bubble gum and wheat. Flavour fits the style with some coriander and citrus notes. Pleasant.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RAYBOY01 (2012) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - APR 16, 2010
Clear golden pour. Nose has some Belgian spicing (coriander and orange peel). Flavors are fairly muted...some mild coriander and citrusy orange peel....but pretty restrained. Certainly drinkable, but nothing remarkable. Thanks to George for the sample at FSBR mugclub tasting.

2.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
GKillian (525) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - APR 10, 2010
Somewhat hazy gold with thin white head and little lacing; carbonation and clarity seem more like a lager than a white ale. Hint of orange and little else in aroma. Off tastes evident; not sure if its the spice or something else. Thin and fizzy on the palate. I love white beers, but this is not a very good white beer.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
savnac (2391) - Anchorage, Alaska, USA - APR 8, 2010
On draft. Cloudy pale yellow with a light orange tint and a small white head. Aroma of coriander, orange and wheat. Flavor about the same, lots of spices and some light citrus and wheat malt flavors. Light body with active carbonation and a dry crisp finish. Ok for the style, but a bit bland imo.


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