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Brewed by Camden Town
Style: Belgian White (Witbier)
London, England
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen

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RATINGS: 127   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.32   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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Keg; Special.
James and Pete paired up for Gentleman’s 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.
It’s turned out as one of the most incredible beers we’ve 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, it’s dry and interesting and quenching and a dry, phenolic spice ends the mouthful like a full stop ends a sentence.


2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
maneliquor (3101) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - JUN 10, 2013
Bottle from Byron Burger joint. Cloudy yellow pour with a small white head which stays around. Nose is heavy banana, doughy bread and light musk. Banana huge in the taste. Not the nice kind of ripe banana though. Just a heap of banana. Really one dimensional and boring. Wits aren’t my thing anyway

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
VintageViking (42) - - JUN 8, 2013
Oh this is lovely! Draft, at the Local Pub in Athens. Spicy, lemony, refreshing Wit - really firm on the palate, whilst still being balanced.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Zingao (15) - SWEDEN - JUN 8, 2013
Poured into glass. Light yellow appearance with a small creamy head. Taste of lemon, bergamot and sweet fruits. Fairly light body. Great for hot days. One of the better wheat beers in my opinion.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
7stern (380) - Bromma, SWEDEN - JUN 8, 2013
Hazy golden with lasting foam. Banana and melon aroma. Fresh, spicy taste, some citrus.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
beer_est_deus (669) - örebro, SWEDEN - JUN 8, 2013
Dimmigt citron gul med vitt skum. Doft: "Syrlig vete öl", jord, alkohol. Smak: Honung, typiska vete öls smaker, söt citrus, honungs melon.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Leini (774) - SWEDEN - JUN 8, 2013
330ml bottle. A little cloudy, yellow body. Huge white head. Citrus, flour, dough, lemon tea. Not really my "cup of tea". / Rated on the go

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
nazzty (921) - Ödåkra - Helsingborg, SWEDEN - JUN 7, 2013
Very nice attempt with a Wit from England. Good foam crown and fresh tart lemon flavors that blend well with the wheat malt.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dazz3 (1552) - Hällefors, SWEDEN - JUN 7, 2013
Bottled. Pours pale yellow with a small white head. Smells abit parfume, fruity hoppy, abit cann. Tastes citrus, fruity hoppy, abit bitter and watery.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
larsniclas (5607) - Billdal, SWEDEN - JUN 5, 2013
Bottled from Systembolaget Hazy golden with a white head. Slightly metallic aroma. A lot of citrus and sweetish banana in the flavour.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kryon (1370) - SWEDEN - JUN 5, 2013
Aromas of citrus, summer flowers, hay, bread Pours foggy uellow with low white head Taste is fresh with wheats, lemons, bread, hay ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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