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

bottled
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RATINGS: 143   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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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.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fonefan (35959) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JAN 10, 2013

Cask @ Euston Tap, 190 Euston Road, London, Greater London, England NW1 2EF.

Murky matt medium yellow colour with virtually none head. Aroma is light malty, wheat, moderate yeasty, fruity, coriander, pineapple. Flavor is moderate sweet with a average duration. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft to flat. [20120115]

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joergen (21468) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 19, 2014
Draught at Bishops Arms Savoy. Cloudy golden colored with a small white head. Sweet and fruity aroma of wheat, orange peel and spices. Fruity flavor of orange peel and hops. Fruity and citric finish.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (17520) - MalmŲ, SWEDEN - MAR 10, 2012
Draft @ Euston Tap, Euston NW1. Pours a hazy yellow color with no head. Has a fruity wheat malty spicy yeasty aroma. Fruity wheat malty yeasty citrus flavor. Has a fruity wheat malty spicy yeasty citrus finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
madmitch76 (16098) - , Essex, ENGLAND - FEB 11, 2012
7th February 2012
On tap at the Craft. Hazy white - gold beer. Almost opaque. Little white head. Light crisp palate, semi dry.Mild tangy lemon with a trace of apple and bergamot. Crispy minerals in the finish. Mild bubblegum in the aftertaste. Clean, refreshing and a little different.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
cgarvieuk (15163) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 14, 2012
tap at 9* ... light hazy amber ... banana and close nose ... over fizzy ... juicy fruity wheat ... soft toffeee ... little lemon merangue pie in linger ... wow ... interesting

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
harrisoni (14104) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - MAY 4, 2013
On tap at Craft. Cos Tom said it was good. Cliudy orabge gold little white head authentic belgian wit. Very full in mouth. Lovely lemony hop. No faults at all. Very tasty with orange notes and tasty as hell. Good beer. Tom you were right

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Leighton (11824) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 17, 2012
Keg at the Cock Tavern, London. Pours cloudy yellow with a weak, white foam head. Big fruity nose, lots of coriander and wheat. Medium sweet labor with plenty more fruit, lemon, melon, banana, white sugar, dough, spices. Medium bodied with fine carbonation. Sweet finish with very mild straw bitterness, lots of lemon, white bread and dough, cloves and spices. Quite sweet and fairly rich, but a very tasty witbier.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rlgk (11421) - GŲteborg, SWEDEN - JUN 5, 2013
Bottle from Systembolaget. Hazy golden/grey beer with a small offwhite head. Fruity citrus aroma, spicy, lemon, caramel, biscuits, hay notes, floral notes. Spicy citrus flavor, wheat, caramel, banana notes, lemon, perfume notes. A bit thin bodied but a decent refreshing summer beer.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
imdownthepub (10626) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - FEB 27, 2013
Keg at The Euston Tap, Euston, London. Cloudy gold with slight head. Loads of pear drop flavour in this with juicy lemonade and estery banana. Quite sharp and intensely spiced with a hint of soapiness. O.k

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (9912) - The íSham, Surrey, ENGLAND - MAY 2, 2013
Tap at the Craft Beer Co, Clerkenwell, 13/04/13. Hazed pale yellow/blonde with a very thin off white head. Nose carries citrus notes, spice, wheat, corriander, lemon grass, light soap. Taste comprises lemon, bitter orange, wheat notes, pinch of corriander, herbal qualities. Medium bodied with a little spritz in the carbonation befitting the style, dry finish. A refreshing and decent Wit.


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