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RATINGS: 2890   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.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cornboy (424) - Eastampton, New Jersey, USA - MAY 7, 2004
A quite impressive spiced white from Coors. Similar to the Hoegaarden mold, but much less complex in taste. Nice summer beer.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
OD40oz (773) - Box Elder, South Dakota, USA - MAY 4, 2004
Very unique taste, the first belgian beer I’ve had. It made me want to sing. Babababa ba-ding-a-dong-ding Blue Moon.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
levandy (4) - Quebec, CANADA - MAY 3, 2004 does not count
Cloudy dark golden color...which I think is pretty. Quickly diminishing head. This beer has lots of potential on the first taste...flavors that could go more directions on the finish, but don’t. Sweet, wheat, malty. Pretty sweet finish. Would personally prefer more hopps, but se la vie.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
djmcfar (64) - Ixonia, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 2, 2004
bottle - poured a nice head which disapated quickly - dark yellow - light malty smell incldes spice and citrus. The wheat taste is noticable, and a lightly fruity. Wheat sediment in bottom of glass when done. Very good beer coming from a macro-brewer.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
RugbyMike (14) - Woodbury, Minnesota, USA - APR 30, 2004
This Witbier is suprisingly light-bodied and less wheaty than the Bavarian wheats. It is a great summer brew and a great inoffensive beer for everyone. It is light enough for the American lager favorers, yet complex enough for most afficionados of any style.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sethdude (702) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - APR 29, 2004
Pours a hazy straw color, minimal head that dies quickly. Smells of banana, spice, and bubblegum. Flavor is citrusy, slightly malty, then citrusy again ending with a weak sweetness. No bitterness at all. Not good, but not bad.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
wulfhere (217) - Billings, Montana, USA - APR 27, 2004
Brewery--on tap. Pale yellow with a slight chill haze. Head is minimal. Nose: faint maltiness with citrus and a bit of spice, but subdued as hell as you would imagine from BMC. watery moutfeel.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
screigh (472) - Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA - APR 25, 2004
Poured a large white head. Didn't last too long and no lacing. The brew is a hazy golden color. Smells fruity. Tastes of mild wheat with fruity overtones. This is a great beer from a major brewery.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
presario (4706) - Stampede City, Alberta, CANADA - APR 25, 2004
Bottle. Thick orange looking beer. Cloud-like wisps in the glass. Very light filmy head and film left on the side of the glass. Light aroma, more peppery spice than fruit, no yeast. Taste starts with spice, then fruit. A little spice in the finish. Tangerine body. Nice and interesting with the right ingredients but the whole seems to be light on the beer side - more like a cooler.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BennyTicklez (621) - USA - APR 24, 2004
UPDATED: MAY 21, 2005 A good beer that you can find on draught at alot of places. Pours cloudy with a decent white head. A good mix of spices and fruit in this one make it a good choice.


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