Callys Belgian White Ale
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RATINGS: 8   MEAN: 3.69/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.28/5   SEASONAL: Spring   ABV: -
Curacao, orange peel and coriander spices lend to unique character to this unfiltered wheat beer. A light body and smooth flavor make for the perfect summer ale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
decaturstevo (5703) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - OCT 10, 2011
Yellow pour with a large white head and lace. Aroma of clove, corriander, and lemon. Flavor mirrors aroma. Medium/light bodied with good carbonation. Nice clean and refreshing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Drake (11448) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - OCT 28, 2010
Growler from the brewpub, filled 10/16/10 and opened 10/18/10. Pours a slightly hazy straw yellow color with a large creamy white head. Good head retention and lacing. Aroma of biscuity notes, citrus and a spicy finish. The taste is fairly strong citrus notes, some lavender, bready notes, caramel and a spicy finish. Medium bodied. Nice beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
maniac (3800) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAR 29, 2008
On tap at Cally’s. Slightly hazy yellow body with a small frothy white head. Sweet citrus and lemongrass aroma. Lemongrass and coriander flavor. Smooth clean flavor. Light body with moderately high carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dmtroyer (431) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 1, 2007
Easily one of the most interesting brews I have had to date at cally’s. I think the recipe may have changed a bit since the last deScription, pours light, hazy unfiltered yellow. Lots of citrus in the nose, good dry body with a very interesting tart finish. Almost geuze lambicesque. Not sure how true to the style it is, but very interesting nonetheless.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
walter (359) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - AUG 21, 2005
Draft. Pale straw color, unfiltered; looks like fresh white grapefruit juice. Aromas of fresh lemon, grapefruit. wheat, yeast, and very slight banana and clove spice. Flavor follows nicely: very grainy and yeasty, with a good citrus tang and very subtle, lingering spiciness. Very crisp and refreshing. Really well crafted, I quite enjoyed this one!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bsawatzky (153) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 6, 2005
a decent white beer but doesnt quite stand up the the better ones such as hoegaarden. golden clowdy appearance with spicy, citrusy flavor. not bad.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
can8ianben (1446) - State College, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 20, 2005
Reminded me of a Hoegarten. A good beer, nice for summer. A very citrusy spice to the flavour, nice hoppy aroma and bite. Its cloudy yellow colour is just right, and all in all it feels like they did this one just right.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Kinz (3625) - Glen Allen, Virginia, USA - MAY 8, 2005
Huge thanks to Rob for bringing me down a growler of this! Poured a perfect pale lemon yellow, hazy with a slight but lasting white head. Aroma was lightly wheaty, a faint whiff of lemon, and a spicy burst of coriander. The flavor was similar, definite wheat backbone, the citrus flavors moving faintly in the background between orange and lemon, and a good, balancing shot of coriander that added the necessary bitterness. A faint ash note is detectable on the dry finish, the only thing distracting from this fine beer. An excellent rendition of the style, and probably my favorite of the Calhouns’ lineup.

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