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RATINGS: 3152   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.97/5   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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4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Hkrivera (153) - Guaynabo, - AUG 17, 2012
This American based Belgian style beer rivals it's counterparts in Europe. Enhance the taste with an orange slice! This is one of the best summer beers available; refreshing, feisty and sexy! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Yased (133) - MEXICO - AUG 25, 2016
De la macro cervecera Coors(U.S.A) esta muy conocida Belgian White o Witbier de 5.4% ABV. En apariencia es una cerveza con una corona de espuma delgada con poca retención y de perlas pequeñas, el color es pajizo con turbiedad, su cuerpo se nota ligero en el cristal. El aroma es baja con enfoque hacia la malta, se puede apreciar trigo, ligero dulzor, nota cítrica, cascara de naranja. El sabor de igual forma es hacia las maltas, se aprecia bizcocho, dulzor de grano, notas cítricas como a naranja, al final tiene cierta acidez residual, una cerveza regular con poco carácter e identidad y esto permite que sea bastante tomable.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
Paddycairns (2) - - AUG 23, 2016 does not count
citrus, cloudy, hazy, lightly sour, lightly bitter, light sweetness, light body,

2.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Ritzn (375) - Bavaria, GERMANY - AUG 21, 2016
Looks like hazy apple juice with a little white head. Aroma is oatmeal and orange. Taste is fresh sourness but with a grainy sweetness and a dusty character in the finish. Rather undercarbonated, not very good.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Listigovers (874) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 14, 2016
Branded Belgian Moon in Canada. Kind of looks like pee smells a bit fruity and tastes a bit of orange, a lively carbonation, pretty bland wheat flavour overall.

1.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
Wischylini (241) - Grimstad, NORWAY - AUG 12, 2016
Appearance Pours hazy yellow, with a small flat head.
Aroma Yeast, barnyard, white bread, orange juice.
Taste Biter, slightly dry, sour finish.
Palate Slick feel, low carbonation.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ZxWx (10) - MEXICO - AUG 8, 2016
Aroma: Orange, citrus, alcohol Appareance: orange, hazy, minimal head, white foam dissapears quickly Taste; lightly sour, lightly bitter, orange Palate: medium body, lively, bitter finish

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
TheBeerUnited (43) - - AUG 1, 2016
I was apprehensive about this seeing that it was recommended to be served with an orange slice, which seemed like a way of playing down an essentially inferior tasting beer. Wanted to give it a go though, and find out what their interpretation of a Belgian wheat beer was like. This beer pours an aesthetically beautiful cloudy orange beer with a smooth white head. Unfortunately that’s the best thing about it and the drinking experience is all downhill. Aroma is zesty, and the head tastes of orange peel but synthetic. First taste was rather unpleasant and a bit strange, but when I proceeded to drink the flavour seems to become better with acquaintance. Not much going on with the palate, there’s some orange peel flavour and it’s quite yeast-y. The beer is unfiltered but not much sediment was present. It’s fairly dry and not as smooth as purported on the label, otherwise it’s alright and not too watery. Finish is an an astringent artificial zest. Approaching the bottom of the glass it was enjoyable but at a lacklustre level, so I’d say that it was tolerable. Pretty unimpressive beer, it’s probably one of those that I’d session drink without thinking too much about it. It does have a nice label though so the aesthetic is probably the peak of pleasure in regards to this beer

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
ChadPoole (244) - Ontario, CANADA - JUL 28, 2016
Pours very hazy pale gold with a white head that leaves some spotty lacing.  Aroma is a muted coriander and wheat.  Taste is orange and wheat. Smooth mouthful with low carbination. A good simple beer. 

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Krigla (186) - SLOVENIA - JUL 25, 2016
Bottle, 0.35l. Hazy yellow colour with decent sized white head. Lively carbonation. Citrus and wheat aroma. Taste of orange, wheat and some herbs. Moderate bitter aftertaste. Overall decent brew.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SONOFWODEN (19) - New York, USA - JUL 15, 2016
This was my first Belgian White and the second type of beer that I drank at a recent wedding. It’s relatively light but has good taste and is smooth. It was easy to drink and enjoyable but not a style that I would add to my favorites.


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