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RATINGS: 2834   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.


1guywith_aboat's rating

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   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
1guywith_aboat (219) - phenix city, Alabama, USA - MAY 16, 2013
Pours hazy golden with swirly head after it settles. Big white head right after pour. Smells spicy. Smells weird but good. Tastes like a lie. Would have been good if it wasn’t watered down. Not my favorite but better than Coors light. Makes me want to brew my own beer so i can stop buying dissapointment in a bottle. This beer is good for Coors but can’t touch some others I like.


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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Bork (122) - Rockmart, Georgia, USA - AUG 17, 2014
Tepid and sour with faint traces of what a Witbier can be. This is Coors dishonestly trying to make the public believe they are buying a craft brew.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Msdrbeat (47) - - AUG 10, 2014
Not bad. The wheat taste is a bit strong for me and without backing of other flavors. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AlbionOakley (19) - Poulton, Lancashire, ENGLAND - AUG 7, 2014
Interesting a wheat beer with little head. Certainly a much stronger taste of orange and spices than other whites I have tried ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
dnoaksson (693) - , SWEDEN - AUG 6, 2014
Som ett övningsöl är det här tjänligt, innan man har fått in snitsen på ölhävandet, men så fort man har utvecklat smaklökar har man lika mycket behållning av det som en vuxen har av välling. Endast för personer i den mentala åldern 1-3 år.

2.4
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
frederickllave (15) - - AUG 3, 2014
Tiene buen sabor,hay que tomarla en copa con una naranja. Es suave. Se deja tomar.....

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
TheJvd (824) - NETHERLANDS - AUG 3, 2014
Bottle. Pours hazy yellow with a small white head. Aroma is very citrussy with lemon and orange peel. Taste is a bit sweet with some wheat, citrus, banana and spices. Medium body and carbo. A bit weird.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Dochops (4) - Lincoln, Alabama, USA - AUG 1, 2014 does not count
The first wheat ale I tried a while back. While not totally impressive I will drink a few at a sports bar or while grilling. Does good with or without orange slices. 12oz bottle, pours orangeish clear, aroma is citrus and wheat, little to no head, tastes citrusy and wheat slight grapefruit hint, palate is crisp and carbonated. Overall good for the summer and price. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Morboso (44) - ECUADOR - JUL 27, 2014
Cloudy, bit homebrew style, yeasty, fairly strong alc %, something different, the flavour to me is like drinking a lager that you have spiked with a liquer or spiced Scandinavian white spirit... not that I have done that. often.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
conway (1370) - - JUL 19, 2014
Bottle. Hazy gold. Aroma and taste are wheat, citrus, floral and biscuit. Medium mouthfeel and light carb. Definitely on the good end of the spectrum for a macro.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
hub66 (109) - SWITZERLAND - JUL 19, 2014
Couleur jaune doré, trouble; peu (pas) de mousse; arômes fruités (orange); goût malté et épicé mais un peu trop sucré; un peu d’amertume en finale


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