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RATINGS: 124   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 261   ABV: 8.7%
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Editor’s Note: Rebrewed in 2014 and billed as Double Wit with Ginger and Ginger Wit.

Another year, another batch of Fluxus has been brewed to mark the change and growth of Allagash Brewing. With a new and different recipe, our 2008 batch is a double white beer brewed with spices and fresh grated ginger. A double white beer calls for twice the amount of malted and raw wheat, which casts an elegant cloudiness over this mango-colored beer. The aroma boasts of herbal and minty notes, as well as hints of clove and candied ginger. Fluxus offers a perfectly balanced flavor with a warm, clean finish and a lingering spiciness.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Rosebud butternuts (2396) - Denton, Texas, USA - MAY 6, 2009
2008 bottle thanks to bu11zeye. poured yellow with a white head. aroma of bologna, cinnamon toast, and spice. flavor was pretty much just cinnamon toast crunch for me. light body and high carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bu11zeye (11933) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - MAY 4, 2009
(750ml bottle, 2008 vintage) Pours a cloudy golden body with a medium white head. Aroma of eucalyptus, tea, grass, and florals. Flavor of bay leaves, cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg, clove, and wheat.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BeerBiker (1412) - Odense, DENMARK - APR 25, 2009
[Bottle @ Odense Tasting, 14th February 2009, remembered for Carsten BeerMouths fantastic 3 meals highend gastronomy.] Although it’s long time I’ve tasted these brewdrops I remember the great wellbalanced ginger!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
mar (4790) - Dallas, Texas, USA - APR 24, 2009
bottle thanks to bu11zeye. slightly hazed yellow pour, nose is musk, spices and fruity. easy on the palate with a not so musky flavor but very much nutmeg and other spices.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DrDavid (957) - Johnson, Vermont, USA - APR 24, 2009
Bottle. Aroma is spicy, wheaty, medium sweet. Pretty light golden body, thick white head. Flavorful wheat blend, spicy without the notorious Allagash tendency toward over-sweetness. This is my favorite of Allagash’s offerings so far.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
blutt59 (5999) - Dallas, Texas, USA - APR 24, 2009
bottle, thanks to bu11zeye, light yellow in color with slight bubbles, very herbal aroma with rosemary, mint and file’ flavors

3.5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
Avengedpoet (326) - Mesa, Arizona, USA - APR 24, 2009
UPDATED: APR 25, 2009 Oddly enough, at first whiff this hazy white beer smells almost chronically hoppy with a nice dose of coriander. The aroma is a real adventure as this beer breathes and warms up. Next it moves onto smelling like the perfect ginger bread house, and then medicinal like a honey ginger cough drop. All along the taste follows suit, although in a slightly muted way. This was a very interesting beer, mostly because of the aroma. The heavy-handed spicing became quite un-bearable as it warmed, which was unfortunate.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Rusty (1536) - Mesa, Arizona, USA - APR 24, 2009
Bottle shared by the illustrious Avengedpoet. Pours a hazy straw yellow with a nice white head. Aroma is coriander, spices, wheat, ginger. Flavor is wheat, ginger, coriander, spices. Refreshing and flavorful and finishes with a lot of carbonation. Nice brew, thanks for sharing Dan.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SphinxTX (2876) - Mata Gorda, Texas, USA - APR 23, 2009
Bottle thanks to bu11zeye. Pours a hazy yellow with white fizzy head. Aroma of some farm house, bubble gum, some citrus. Flavor of some cinnamon, malt, fruity, some funk, semi-sweet. Mouthfeel is medium body with fizzy carbonation. Overall, nice stuff...

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lumpy (1802) - Carrollton, Texas, USA - APR 22, 2009
Bottle. Taste-nutmeg, cinnamon, eucalyptus, cherry, green herbs, ginger, basil, bay leaf, Ben-Gay, grass. Tastes like somebody got silly in the spice cabinet on brew day.


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