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RATINGS: 2857   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.98   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
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"Belgian White Ale" (North America) / "North American Craft Beer" (UK)
Brewed with oats for creaminess and spiced with the perfect combination of orange peel and coriander.
An unfiltered wheat ale spiced in the Belgian tradition for an uncommonly smooth taste.
Gold medalist (white beer) at 1995 World Beer Championships, silver medalist (white beer) at 1996 and 1997 World Beer Championships. 171 calories per 12-ounce serving and 5.4% abv.
Editor’s Note: Much of this beer’s production now comes from the Molson brewery in Toronto. A small portion of Denver draught production comes from the SandLot brewery. Still other product may continue to hail from Golden. 7/19/08.


1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
MRodgers1982 (101) - USA - SEP 26, 2014
Eh...not real wit..just yeasty coors light. Not good everything taste manufactured including spices. If its all you got, you can stomach this. But 9000 other better brews out there.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ericular (621) - Minnesota, USA - SEP 25, 2014
Aroma is mild, smells just like a bowl of Fruit Loops. This is interesting, since it’s unexpected yet pleasant. Appearance is lackluster, with no head or lacing at all. Taste is easy going, sweet wheat with decent Belgian spices. It’s mild and unassuming, but a better mainstream choice than any pale lager I’ve had. Not bad at all, really.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Darwenus (554) - Virginia, USA - SEP 22, 2014
Pours a cloudy burnt orange color with very little head. The aroma is yeasty. Maybe a little funky. There’s a cooked cabbage thing going on. The flavor is better than the aroma. It’s like a diluted version of a pretty average wheat beer. The label mentions orange and coriander. I don’t pick up on that. I was given a case of this as a surprise gift, and over the course of a few weeks I drank the whole case. I didn’t dump out one single bottle. So, no, it ain’t great. But it ain’t awful.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
digopossobon (291) - MACAE, BRAZIL - SEP 20, 2014
Aroma crítico e doce. Um pouco ácida. Doce. Baunilha. Bela coloração belo colarinho. Surpreendente Vale repetir

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
smallfry (17) - - SEP 18, 2014
(Bottle) A very citrusy beer. Some serious lemon aroma on this one. Maybe good for a hot summer day (I would prefer it to most light lagers) but I think this one’s a pass.

4.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
michael0392 (2) - Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 14, 2014 does not count
I wouldn’t necessarily consider Blue Moon a craft beer. With that being said, it’s about the closest you can possibly get to it. Great beer overall, smooth taste, and an amazing aroma

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
beerguy00 (108) - Fountain Valley, California, USA - SEP 14, 2014
Pours a hazy orange with a white head. Aroma of yeast and orange with a flavor to match. Nothing off putting but nothing extraordinary. Sessionable.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DeliriumT (361) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - SEP 12, 2014
Pours orange with nice head. Generous banana split nose. Lacking body but refreshing in summer ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

1.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
ALLOVATE (2416) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - SEP 8, 2014
Into its own glass it produces up a misty, highly effervescent yet headless sunny orange. Aroma is dominated by lemon zest, lemon cordial concentrate, buttered white bread and something reminiscent of overly ripe, fell cumquat. Watery thin and smeared by a carbonic acid bite that is unshakeable. Cardboardy malts dominate the mid-palate whilst it leans towards sour malts in the finish. Crisp, short-lived, thankfully. There is a hint of sherbet in there. Nothing really here at all. Forgettable! (12fl.Oz, BB 29/09/14, Dan Murphy’s, Currambine)

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
aletcm (122) - São Paulo, BRAZIL - SEP 5, 2014
Cor laranja turva, com espuma de baixa formação e persistência. Aroma cítrico e de caramelo. No sabor dulçor médio e cítricos ao fundo. Médio para baixo amargor com pouca persistência. Seca ao final. Já tomei várias witbeer melhores. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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