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RATINGS: 2893   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.


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3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
edgallow (2346) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - JAN 11, 2012
UPDATED: FEB 12, 2012 12 oz bottle pours hazy copper with a white head. Aroma is fruit and yeast. Taste is also heavy on the yeast with a subtle sweetness.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SmashedSailor (5) - Florida, USA - DEC 20, 2014 does not count
I was at a gas station, and in the mood for something not completely shitty. So, for the extra 4/5 dollars 12 pack, I grabbed something light yet tasty. But I wouldn’t dare add a slice of orange to it. Beer. Doesn’t. Need. Fruit. (Looking at you Corona..take a lesson from Landshark)

0.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
RichTheVillan (3471) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 20, 2014
Bottle from conglomerate faceless grocery emporium; hazy golden yellow pour, head is unacceptably massive, this craft brewer had squeezed in all the wit essentials, bravo to the clove, bow down to the banana chips, stale gum in abundance.

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
deluxx (1) - - DEC 20, 2014 does not count
Have been down the the whole craft beer thing. IPAs, stouts, lagers, porters, big beers. Now a days they are just too much anymore. A nice easy drinking beer like BM is my go to now. Nice and smooth, not too in your face or some over the top crazy mix of stuff. The stuff is usually Nice and fresh too due to its popularity

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
bennetporter (51) - East Falmouth, Massachusetts, USA - DEC 19, 2014
Pours from a bottle a turbid amber with a thin white head. Aroma slightly appley? Flavor a mild bittersweet, like a faint bitter orange peel, thin in the mouth.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Franckg (46) - - DEC 18, 2014
Goût de banane, pêche et muscade. Faible amertume. Très commerciale et pas mon genre mais potable

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ordybill (128) - Douglasville, Georgia, USA - DEC 16, 2014
draft from a pizza joint in Greenville , South Carolina. Aroma- Nice citrus aroma with some spice and yeast/hops Appearance- A nice orange color with a white head Taste- Has a definite citrus base with a dry finish Palate- Has a medium body with a creamy texture Overall- Not bad, would definitely drink again

2.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
Frozer (147) - Illinois, USA - DEC 6, 2014
Thin head. Hazy orange. Orange zest smell. Very sweet taste. Little carbonation. Too sweet for the style.

2.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
jonathonsti (29) - - DEC 6, 2014
Bottle 350ml. Golden-yellow with slight haze. Slight fruit aroma. Yeasty taste with some fruits.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
wicoldbuyer (5) - Madison, USA - DEC 2, 2014 does not count
For the price, this is a good starter beer. Easy and not offensive. A good beginner beer to step of a domestic light beer and into some a tad nicer. Is priced lower than most craft.

3.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Aggiebob (20) - Huntsville, Alabama, USA - NOV 29, 2014
This golden ale is easy drinking and perfect for a relaxing game watching beverage.


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