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Brooklyn Fiat Lux
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RATINGS: 79   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 183   ABV: 6.1%
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Combining Canadian and American malts with a large proportion of un-malted white winter wheat, Fiat Lux starts with a Belgian witbier inspiration. A blend of Pacific Northwest hops, a little lime peel and a dash of Indian coriander brings a bright blast of citrusy aromatic sunshine, while German Perle hops supply a nice big zap of refreshing bitterness.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
blipp (6111) - Newark, New Jersey, USA - OCT 1, 2012
Draft. Pours gold with a white head. Lemony, light clove-like spices, medium sweetness, and a relatively dry finish. Good stuff.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
drowland (6038) - Valdosta, Georgia, USA - OCT 6, 2012
10/3/12. On tap at Kickback’s. Lightly hazed orange pour with a small off-white head. The aroma shows definite orange with some bitterness and spices. The flavor shows more spices, soft wheat, cream, and more citrus. Not bad.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rocbyter (1898) - Waterbury, Connecticut, USA - OCT 6, 2012
Light spicy vinegar aroma. Hazy orange color with a large white head. Light sweet beginning with a moderate spicy finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jjgmd (1437) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - OCT 6, 2012
Pours a golden dark yellow. Nose is banana and cloves. Taste is also banana and cloves, and perhaps bubble gum, with nice spice. Finish is light and spicy with the same banana and cloves predominating. Quaff Score 8 / 10

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jow (2156) - New York, USA - OCT 6, 2012
Tap at Gingerman, in decided tomgo for second flight of beers and get my Sunday afternoon Rollin. Pours golden with white fluffy head. Nose of bready and citrus. Tastes of yeast, banana, cloves, vanilla, coriander, and lemons. Crisp and refreshing

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
zgaier (1392) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - OCT 6, 2012
On tap. Pours gold with a white head and aroma of malt and caramel. Taste is sweet, of hops, wheat, banana, coriander and caramel while well balanced with a smooth finish. Goes down easy and solid brew.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mansquito (3387) - Nueva York, New York, USA - OCT 4, 2012
Associated Supermarkets, Bushwick growler ($12.99): Pours a golden color with a small white head (keep in mind this is being growlered). Aroma is very zesty: saison-style yeast, citrus, and loads of spice. Taste is very dry and rather hoppy for a Belgian wit. This beer is probably better called a saison, because it tastes more like beers in that style than it does like Hoegaarden or Blue Moon. Good stuff. I like this, and I, in no way, regret the 64 ounces of this jawn.

3.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
legion242 (2190) - Richardson, Texas, USA - OCT 7, 2012
Poured a semi clear pale yellow with no head. Very faint nose but in the mouth it tastes like maybe nothing I’ve had before. Like a spicy, rye infused wit.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hombrepalo (1828) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 7, 2012
On tap at CBF. Pours a cloudy peach with no head. The aroma is hibiscus and lemon zest. Thin mouthfeel with strong hop flavor and light dry finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ilovedarkbeer (2287) - Dallas, Texas, USA - OCT 6, 2012
Pours a golden color with a foamy white head. Notes of coriander, wheat, earthy hops, and semi sweet simple syrup. Some hop bite. Good quaffer


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