Brewed by Camden Town
Style: Witbier
Camden, England
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen


on tap

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RATINGS: 174   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31/5   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
Keg; Special.
James and Pete paired up for Gentlemanís Wit (4.3% ABV). The inspiration, other than loving the zesty spiciness of wit, lies somewhere between a plate of lemon meringue pie and a cup of Earl Grey tea. James roasted 20 lemons covered in bergamot for 20 hours until they were juicy, fragrant, caramelised and sharp. The beer was made with a classic recipe and yeast strain with the lemons bombing into the whirlpool at the end of the brew.
Itís turned out as one of the most incredible beers weíve brewed. The colour is as beautiful as a beer can get: a hazy, unfiltered warm pastel yellow. The lemon and bergamot poke through the aroma, a hint of sharpness cuts through the middle, itís dry and interesting and quenching and a dry, phenolic spice ends the mouthful like a full stop ends a sentence.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
vanvenlo (1787) - Glen Iris, AUSTRALIA - NOV 23, 2013
Alehouse Project ontap (23-Nov-13) Sweet banana spiced cloves aroma. Cloudy yellow colour, decent head and clinging sheet lacing. Banana sweet light tangy and light spiced candy flavour. Banana and light spiced finish that flows through to the aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lunkie (1826) - Glen Iris, AUSTRALIA - NOV 23, 2013
Sweet banana hop malt aroma. Cloudy yellow colour good head & lacing. Banana hop spice malt flavour. Smooth palate. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Davros (2810) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - NOV 21, 2013
Pours gold with a fading head. Nose shows a herbal note (bergamot?), lemon peel and a doughy wheat character. Somewhat reminiscent of sponge cake. Some lemon remains as a flavour along with the herbal note. More doughy wheat too. Needs more carbonation. An interesting twist. Still think some orange peel would be good though.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tommann (3374) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - NOV 19, 2013
330ml bottle. Pours hazy lemon gold with no head. Aroma is coriander and a touch of lemon. Taste is wheat and coriander to start with a strong coriander finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DSG (12153) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - OCT 25, 2013
[10/3/13] Draught at Craft Beer Co Clerkenwell in London. Hazy yellow. Aroma of coriander, citrus peels and wheat. Spicy flavor, sweetish and a bit tart, with citrus and a drier, more spicy finish. Light-medium-bodied. Refreshing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Kingi (625) - - OCT 23, 2013
clear yellow with a quickly fading white head. aroma is spicy lemon which carries in to the taste with light bitterness and sourness, zesty. Light body and light beer but some interesting tastes. good summer beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
k0mpsa (2500) - Tuusula, FINLAND - OCT 23, 2013
Bottle from brewdog online. Hazy orange color, small white head. Aroma is wheat, yeast, little soapy, orange, grapes. Nice wheaty body, orange, lemon, hops, co2.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
viktorvee (510) - Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 6, 2013
A light, lemony wheat beer basically, fairly tasty, without being a particular knock out.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Alphadelic (2169) - Portland, Oregon, USA - OCT 5, 2013
A dry, citric nose with an element of cedar wood to it. A touch of soap and a very light and soft body to it. That soap ones is unfortunate. It sets the beer back a bit for me.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kerenmk (4191) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - OCT 4, 2013
Draught at the North Riding Brewpub, Scarborough, September 2013. Fizzy pale blond with a thin white head. Delicate coriander and smooth orange peel aroma, wheaty, chewy bubblegum flavour with some lemon. Full body, fizzy, bubblegum finish.

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