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RATINGS: 370   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.12   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 17   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
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Brewed in the style of a mid-19th century English Festival Ale, this unfiltered wheat beer displays a translucent orange color topped with a creamy, white head. Wheat enhances the mouthfeel of the beer and produces pleasant bread-like notes while Michigan honey provides a caramelized sweetness in the flavor profile. This beer is spiced with orange peel and coriander and small amounts of three hop varieties pleasantly counterbalances the sweetness.


tapthis' rating

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tapthis (88) - Baytown, Texas, USA - AUG 1, 2012
I could definitely notice the wheat in this beer. a cloudy orange color to it. it has a floral smell to it. The mouthfeel and taste was something to be had in my opnion, I truly wasnít impressed with this beer


3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
wlajwl (4419) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - MAY 8, 2015
Aroma is wheat/wheat bread and mild notes of fruit and spices. The flavor is wheat/wheat bread, fruit, light citrus and a smooth finish.

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mintzmeet (317) - Seattle, Washington, USA - APR 21, 2015
Wheat ale. Easy to drink. Tastes like orange peelings. Not much head. Kinda astringent not bad.

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lord_Mandrake__ (2) - Michigan, USA - APR 19, 2015 does not count
This beer was average start to finish. Nothing great to say about it. Would drink again though. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
gsmitty80 (1960) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 3, 2015
For a Wit it is very heavy with little head or lacing. Pour is like a apple cider color. Aroma is as of a sour ale. Very bland astringent taste. Pass.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
e303 (195) - - MAR 16, 2015
Bottle to Hefe glass. Orange peel and malt sweetness on the nose. Bright wheat, orange, sweetness from the honey in the taste. Big carbonation throughout. Not the best whit but damn drinkable. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BrewBoxer (2398) - New York, New York, USA - MAR 14, 2015
Draft at the NYC craft beer festival. Cloudy yellow orang color with a nice wheaty drink ability. Very good

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kaser (3780) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 9, 2014
Orange pour from bottle at home. This is super carbonated - like drinking orange sprite. Fruity and wheaty. Just what I hate.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
ebone1988 (317) - Wyoming, Michigan, USA - OCT 25, 2014
Aroma is definitely a wheat, slight coriander, sweet malt. Appearance is wheat, ridiculous head on a pour that I didnít think was overly aggressive. Taste is...well, wheat, then something sweet I canít put my finger on. Probably coriander but itís so light that itís hard to identify. Mouthfeel is pretty carbonated, but oddly sticky. Overall...never been a fan of the style so itís hard to give it a fair rating. At least it doesnít taste like every other Arcadia beer.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
outlawskies (454) - - OCT 12, 2014
Julie says it is Very malty but Julie says it. Does not taste like a smoked wit. Julie gives it a3 ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Strangebrewer (954) - Chatham, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 30, 2014
bottle. Poured gold with fine sediment at the bottom of the bottle, thinning white head. Subdued bready aroma. Light body, creamy almost thick mouthfeel with low bitterness. Flavour of bready malts, sweet orange note with just a touch of spice.


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