tiggmtl (4545) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 15, 2005
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Strong coriander spiciness mated with tart, creamy wheat in the aroma. Opaque yellow-straw coloured body with decent and lasting white head. Tart wheat flavour offers notes of vanilla with coriander emerging in the lightly bitter finish. Light-medium body with crisp, refreshing carbonation. Bottle sampled at Den Tatoverede Enke in Copenhagen.
Bart (2938) - Brussels, BELGIUM - SEP 21, 2005
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Averaga white and diminishing head, the body is cloudy and the colour is light yellow. Hoppy aroma, herbs, koriander some orange and lemon. Rather thin, light sweet taste, little bit of an metallic palate, light dry astringent finish. I had better white’s.
kook (2033) - Perth, Western Australia, AUSTRALIA - AUG 27, 2005
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught: Cloudy lemon with a white head. Yeasty full bodied and smooth. Loads of lemon and spice. Quite drinkable.
Malakin (469) - Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 25, 2005
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Hazy straw colored with a nice aroma. Flavour is light and doesn’t quite live up to the aroma but it’s still solid and has a good wheatyness to it.
argo0 (12636) - Washington DC, USA - AUG 23, 2005
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
UPDATED: MAR 12, 2006 (draft, 3/11/06) Cloudy lemon yellow body with small white head. Aroma is medium sweet, banana, lemon. Taste is moderately sweet, banana, some clove, wheat, light lemon. Creamy light-medium body with some effervescence, fairly drinkable. (5/3/6/3/12)
(RBESG05, draft at Den Tatorverede Enke) Big white head atop a cloudy lemon body. Aroma is medium sweet, strong tart lemon. Taste is medium sweet, light lemon, thin. Watery light body. (7/4/5/2/10)
Sigmund (6109) - Tau, NORWAY - AUG 20, 2005
3.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draught at Den Tatoverede Enke, Copenhagen, as Celis Wit. Lovely aroma of burnt caramel / treacle and spices. Flavour is not nearly that exciting, this is a fairly watery and bland wit.
Pernille (518) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 30, 2005
1.9 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Smells like herbs and candy. Odd flavor. Tastes like French nougat! Not particularly pleasant but unique.
Dixen (1465) - Flagstaff, Arizona, USA - JUL 29, 2005
1.3 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 5/20
Spicy nose, cloyingly sweet and yeasty. Hazy yellow body, small white head. Yeasty flavor, quite sourish.
joergen (24774) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUL 27, 2005
1.9 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
UPDATED: OCT 26, 2005 Bottled as Gensch Mannekes Pies.
Yellow coloured with a small white head.
Acidic aroma of lactic acid and fruits.
Acidic flavour of corn and fruits.
TBone (14897) - Pori, FINLAND - JUL 25, 2005
2.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Draught as Celis White
Pale lemon yellow, small creamy white head. Yeasty, wheat aroma. Also in the flavor sweetish yeast dominates. Medium-bodied. Crisp, uninteresting "bulk" witbier.