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RATINGS: 3087   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.
Editorís Note: Much of this beerís 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.


80skid's rating

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
80skid (65) - New York, USA - SEP 14, 2005
Very citrusy and very smooth. Aroma has a distinct fruity, tangerine almost smell to it. Taste is unlike many beers iíve tasted probably due to the distinct citrus flavor. The aftertaste, however, is one of the best iíve ever experienced as it is very subtle yet hangs around for a while. I drank this out of the bottle poured into a pint glass.


2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Barbarin (2) - Novi Sad, SERBIA - FEB 10, 2016 does not count
citrus, smoke, pale, cloudy, minimal head, tan foam, medium bitterness, light body, soft carbonation, little pricey

1.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
gallan1 (1) - - FEB 6, 2016 does not count
citrus, dough, pale, cloudy, minimal head, light sweetness, medium body, creamy, average carbonation,abrupt,

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
nephirem (60) - CROATIA - FEB 3, 2016
This is a Belgian style wheat beer brewed in Canada. Sounds interesting, true. Problem is that Belgians make really great beers and this task was obviously too much to handle for our Canadian friends. Falls short in every aspect, except the price. Price is competitive to Belgian beers. Ugh. At least something, right? Right... Anyway, letís leave the Belgian style to Belgians.

1.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
tdtm82 (1519) - Essex, ENGLAND - FEB 3, 2016
Bottle, Ale House Chelmsford, thanks to James. Really no notes of a Belgian wit ale at all. Some slight coriander but all the elements of macro brewing. Iím sure at one point this beer was good but now itís not.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
beerjock (38) - - JAN 30, 2016
Citrus, floral, clove. Creamy mouthfeel with a moderate amount of carbonation. Pleasant

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
pintbypint (3152) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - JAN 29, 2016
355ml can as "Belgian Moon". Cloudy yellow, white head which dies fast. Nose has orange peels. Taste - orange peel, wheat, yeast. A little orange peel at the end and pretty dry. Light body. Overall, about what I expected - a drinkable but unexciting wit.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Niko100 (2449) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 28, 2016
Hazy amber/gold color; Light to medium slightly creamy body; Aroma of wheat, & citrus; Flavor of wheat, citrus, coriander, and some bananas; Decent for a macro brew.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
ziobarba2000 (36) - Roma, ITALY - JAN 22, 2016
Bottiglia da 0,33. Schiuma corposa e persistente. Colore oro opaco. Carbonatura abbondante. Aroma deciso e vagamente acidulo. Gusto erbaceo con sentori di fieno ed agrumi. Finale lungo ed aspro. Consiglio 6/10

3.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bvbunited (59) - Ohio, USA - JAN 19, 2016
When it is all said and done this is a pretty solid wheat beer. It has great color and taste it does lack in the aroma thou. Overall the combination of mild hops and the spice has a nice balance. I would recommend it to anyone

2.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Probabeer (46) - - JAN 17, 2016
Cerveza muy fresca, con poco gas. Es de trigo pero tiene muy poco sabor, tiene mejor aroma de lo que muestra despuťs.


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