RateBeer
overall
94
99
style
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 1522   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.54   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Our interpretation of a traditional Belgian wheat beer, Allagash White delicately balances full flavor with a crisp, refreshing taste and subtle hints of spice. Naturally cloudy, bottled with yeast.


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SubstanceT (1092) - Saint Louis, Missouri, USA - SEP 18, 2003
Fairly fruity in the nose and taste. Citris and lemon in the nose, cloudy white colour, and tangy flavor kind of wheaty. Not bad, overall.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
MaBeer1972 (1269) - Taunton, Massachusetts, USA - SEP 16, 2003
UPDATED: JUL 25, 2010 Quite nice. The color is a "glowing" orange with plenty of cloudiness. The bitter flavors of the orange peel are quite apparent. The texture is quite complex, especially for a "lighter" beer. Definately on my "shopping" list now!

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Darkover (1512) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - SEP 9, 2003
UPDATED: SEP 23, 2003 Hazy yellow color with a small white head. Aroma of yeast and spices. Flavor of spices with a little sourness. The carbonation is a little too strong.

2.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
hotstuff (4058) - Indiana, USA - AUG 26, 2003
Dayton, OH AleFest:This beer's appearance was a small sized white head with fine sized bubbles that quickly diminished.The body was cloudy and the hue was pale yellow.The nose was fruity, citrusy and spicy.It had a light bitter flavor to it and the mouthfeel was smooth.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BBB63 (5964) - La Porte, Indiana, USA - AUG 24, 2003
UPDATED: JUN 25, 2005 Rerate 2005 bottling: Seems much more of a witBIER this year, you can taste some herbal hops and a bit of bready malts under those spices and wheat. Quite a refreshing Summer quencher. Improving flavor score and overall scores.

Hazy yellow hue with no head to speak of. Aroma hints of orange, corriander, lemongrass, herbs, hay field, and leather. Very spicy and orangy taste up front with a dry and papery finish. What this beer is missing is just that, beer. No hints of malt or hops in the flavor. That said, this is still a tasty "version" of the Witbier, just don’t expect to much.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
FlacoAlto (3759) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - AUG 18, 2003
An aroma of orange, coriander and an herbal citrus nose. This beer is a pale gold color that is nicely cloudy (thus the white). Lightly refreshing and well carbonated as well. Tastes nicely spiced, with fruity notes, citrusy and a bit of coriander in the finish. Ends with a bit of sharp acidity on the tongue. A good well balanced, and easy drinking wit.

4.7
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
mikeben (355) - Naperville, Illinois, USA - AUG 14, 2003
Hey this is good. I had a bad batch once and it put me off. Either they changed it completely in 2 years or my batch was skunked first time around. Anyways in the tradition of its style this is a fruity sweet beer with lots of complex flavor. I wish I had it with an orange or lemon as that is how I usally drink this style. The only thing I can thing of negitive is that it is slightly more sour( the bad batch very sour) than Blue Moon or Hoegarrden which to me is not a good thing. However it may be the lack of fresh fruit that is making me think this. I recomend this highly but the price is a bit steep.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
Kinz (3258) - Glen Allen, Virginia, USA - AUG 11, 2003
A tad darker than the Hoe, lacking the greenish tinge. Pretty white head fades away almost completely over the glass. Aroma is of coriander, oranges, cloves, and spice. The palate is a hair rough. The flavor is great, grainy wheat balanced out by an interplay of spice, yeast, and fruits. A favorite.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
iwantalambic (1478) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - AUG 1, 2003
Very nice vanilla, lemon hop aroma, with plenty of dough and some flowers. Spicy palate with some cloves, orange flesh and a creamy finish. Very satisfying.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
humulus (339) - Salem, Missouri, USA - JUL 28, 2003
Aroma: nice fragrance of wheaty malts and ester overtones Palate: dry and a bit empty. Appearance: Dark orange-yellow with little lacing, though good cloudiness. Flavor: good mellow spice, dry, but missing character. Overall: interesting in it's own unique way: full of spice but not much "beer" flavor. I could easily guzzle this brew. In fact, if it were in a can I would most certainly shotgun it.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 « 134 135 136  137  138 139 140 » 153


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50