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RATINGS: 1245   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25   IBU: 10   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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A truly authentic Belgian style wheat or "white" ale, this Rascal is unfiltered (yup, thatís yeast on the bottom) and cleverly spiced with coriander and Curacao orange peel producing a refreshingly fruity thirst quencher.


mensch's rating

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mensch (246) - Loveland, Colorado, USA - MAY 29, 2013
Cloudy pale straw colored with a thick white head. More lactic aroma than any spice or citrus. Light body, lemon and dry belgiany flavor. Well made, not exciting.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sonnycheeba (3382) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - JUL 26, 2014
Bottle. Pours lightly hazy yellow/gold with creamy white head. Aroma is wheat, bananas, light grassiness, light cloves, and faint toast. Flavor is chewy, wheat malts along light hops, light fruit esters, faint toast, and faint banana; dry finish. Light/medium body and medium carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
snoworsummer (1950) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - JUL 26, 2014
From a bottle. Pours hazy light yellow gold with a bubbly white head and lots of lacing. Tastes like lemon, banana, herbs, light dry spice. Light/medium body and low carbonation. Smells like musky lemon, creamy wheat, banana, and light herbs and spice.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ZacM612 (98) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - JUL 19, 2014
Pale, cloudy, bubbly yellow with tall fizzy white head. Aroma is sweet, banana and citrus. Flavor is similar, very light, a little tangy. Fizzy carbonation. Just okay.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
MiamiBarman (31) - Miami, Florida, USA - JUL 18, 2014
Very pleasant, floral aroma. Hazy straw color with an even white rapidly diminishing head that leaves some lacing. Great taste thatís very low on bitterness and has lively carbonation. Aftertaste has some banana features in it. Hard to find the citrus flavors that I associate with Witbier, tastes more like an above average Hefeweizen. But no worries, I do enjoy it.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
NikkTwist (1540) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 17, 2014
Draft at Moriartys. Cloudy pale yellow pour with white foam. Fragrant wheat beer aroma. Tastes mostly like a Hoegaarden but has a nicely unfiltered body and some dryer citrus notes. Otherwise standard witbier flavors. Better than the commercial wheat beers (Blue Moon, etc.) and common Hefeweizens but not as extraordinary as some of the best out there (e.g. Kronenbourg Blanc). But if you like wheat beers you should definitely give this one a try.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
tmongoose (1213) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - JUL 9, 2014
10oz draft poured a cloudy yellow color with white head which is tradional for a wit. the aroma was of wheat, yeast, light citrus, and coriander. the body was a bit a on the thin side for me. didnít want chewy but this just seemed thin...flavor was pretty good all the traditional flavors of a wit. only bad was the body.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
olr1984 (1048) - fort wayne, Indiana, USA - JUL 6, 2014
On tap at the avery brewpub Pours clear yellow with a white head. Slight banana and clove taste.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Steve_0 (2542) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JUL 5, 2014
On tap at Brick Oven Pizzeria in Crested Butte. Pour is hazy lemon peel with a big white head and great lacing. Big citrusy, wheaty, lightly, grassy, biscuity, white pepper and spicy aroma. Taste is yeasty, orange peel, coriander, biscuit, citrusy, light grass, and basil with a spicy finish. Medium body with crisp carbonation. Great summer beer and super poundable.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
daniele (5219) - ITALY - JUL 3, 2014
leggermente dorata buona schiuma discreta persistenza cereale discreta speziatura note agrumate corpo medio poco luppolata note fruttate finale

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kkleu357 (254) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - JUL 2, 2014
Light hazy yellow body. Sweet spiced aroma. Hint of banana smell. First thing I got was a dull taste from the back of my tongue. A little spice on the sides and a hint of salt.


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