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RATINGS: 1073   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
A Wheat Ale brewed with American Wheat and a proprietary blend of Hefe and classic Belgian-style yeasts. A refreshing winter alternative created from the subtle fusion of two classic flavors.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Aggie80 (790) - Michigan, USA - NOV 20, 2004
Yellowish cloudy pour with a little head and no lacing. A yeasty overtone with the spicing and general overtones of the typical Belgian White. Kind of a sticky after taste to it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
thegreenrooster (3650) - St.louis, Missouri, USA - NOV 19, 2004
Pours a cloudy yellow with no head. Aroma is very sweet and bready. Flavor is cloves, yeast and spice. You do get some of the grapefruit and banana others have described. Quite thin and watery in the end thought, could use a bit more yeast. Quite flavorful but nothing to put this one over the top.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
steve23mj (273) - Essexville, Michigan, USA - NOV 14, 2004
Pours hazy yellow with light whitish head. Nose is sweet and strawlike. Very citrusy with notes of corriander. Flavor is of grapefruit, clove and banana esters. There are some yeasty flavors reminescent of classic German Hefeweizen. Good beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Syd (921) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - NOV 14, 2004
Bottle pours a very hazy straw pale yellow with a small white head and some residual lace. The aroma shows typical wheat characteristics and some minor spice notes. The flavor is sweeter than most wheats with the banana showing more than the clove, but additionally provides some spice that compliment the ale nicely. The palate is rich with well suspended sediment. Overall, I like it.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
beermatrix (1497) - Twin Cities, Minnesota, USA - NOV 13, 2004
Hazy, slightly lighter then lemon juice yellow in color, white cap lasting for a brief stay before tapering to a thin collar, not much in the realm of lacing sticks, drippings mostly running down to join the collar. Aroma has a nice light clove spice enactment over a pleasing banana wheat bread sweetness and some of the usual witbier yeast. Flavors are crisp and clean, not to much dancing on the tongue though, very calm, smooth, and tame. Which is actually kinda nice in that regard, but still lacks some omff. Wheat malt makes up a good portion of the taste keeping a fairly decent body. Light banana, even lighter lemon bits, clove is tame but present, more so midway to finish. Solid in smoothness but less so in a bit of its actual flavor character. Feel is smooth and calming for a Wit, a bit out of character, but nice non-the-less, lighter bodied, crisp, malty, picks up a bunch towards the finish but nothing lasts. Creamed wheat leftovers on the palate with tiny smidges of the clove for the finish. Super drinkable; quite smooth, and quite lovely in that respect too; one thing Iíve always found hard to like about Witís is the drinkability. This is opposite of that impression, as this is quenchable for sure. A bit odd that itís a Winter seasonal cuz this would make for a great summer brew; and thatís no fooliní. For me; a hard rating to put numbers to. It seemingly could be better, but I like it alot, which I think the numbers might not show.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
obisbeer (565) - Barcelona, SPAIN - NOV 11, 2004
Cloudy yellow lemon color with bright white head. Wheaty nose with some banana and citrua. Creamy mouthfeel with a lingering off dry finish. Flavors of citrus, wheat, yeast, slight citrus and mild spice. Quite good!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
GeniusGirl (221) - Boston, Massachusetts, USA - NOV 11, 2004
bottle. thanks to MrFacto for this gift. a cludy lemon color... citrus, tangerine, spice aroma... tart belgium flavors... very nice... bubbly and fun

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Indra (2711) - Overland Park, Kansas, USA - NOV 10, 2004
Fruity, spicy aroma, plenty of juicy orange peel and lemon, along with lighter notes of coriander, clove, banana, wheat malt and floral sweetness. Solidly cloudy, opaque medium-dark yellow color (sediment poured) with a slight, fine head. Flavor profile is sweet, citric, spicy and full of yeast esters, finish is tart and refreshing with a light amount of hop flavor and lingering bitterness. Palate is quenching, effervescent and befitting the style, body is fairly light. The massively fruity yeast and the accenting touch of hops make this an enjoyable Wit.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Terminus (3408) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - NOV 8, 2004
UPDATED: JAN 6, 2005 Eric-bottle-purchased at Woodmans in Rockford, IL-i celebrate this fine belgian wit to 2 of my long lost good girfirends from high school, which i called on the night of this rating. this beer pours lemony yellow with a nice white head and good lacing. nice uniform haze in the appearance. big lemon, corriander, banana aroma-like a german hefe and a wit mix. the flavors represent more banana than corriander with a tint of lemon. light body and soft carbonation true to the style. long lemon finish. awesome wit in my book keith-Light color with a thin white head. Citrus aroma with spice. Somewhat hazy but not a lot of floaters in the glass. Very sweet and somewhat tart with a combo of spice, fruit, and strong yeast. Sip and enjoy. rating 3.2

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
flemdawg (550) - Rowlett, Texas, USA - NOV 6, 2004
Spicey, wheaty, citrusy aroma. Hazy yellow color with a thin white head and minimal lacing. Wheaty citrusy taste. I dunno, never really got in to this one. A weak offering.

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