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Grains of wheat and barley + hops + drops of wit + a black pepperish spice…ah, Grains of Paradise + notes of orange and coriander + carbonation to bring out the aromatics; ( - % Belgian yeast culture = slight haze)…Mouthfeel = medium body …Eureka! Witty, a light and refreshing wit beer with engaging complexity.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Thorpe429 (5012) - , Illinois, USA - APR 21, 2011
Bottle courtesy of BeerFMAndy. Served in a Cantillon tulip. Pours yields a clear light gold beer with a very thin white head and no retention. Settles quite quickly into a swirly cap and a really thin collar. No lacing. Nose brings some mild Belgian yeast character with a bit of orange zest and light coriander. Taste has a bit of orange zest but then takes the coriander way too far into the spicy realm. Not subtle at all. The excessive use of coriander really destroys the mouthfeel, which is otherwise light and well-carbonated. Drinkability is pretty low. This is way too much of a spice bomb. Serving type: bottle Reviewed on: 02-04-2011

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
jandd1983 (2505) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - APR 11, 2011
It poured a golden light amber color with a white head. The aroma was orangy, with a touch of grain malt. The taste was orangy, spicey and malty corn. Not a bad witbier.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
sbanach (222) - Alabama, USA - MAR 26, 2011
On tap at sprecher brewery in Lake Geneva, Wi. semi cloudy, lace around edge. Oragne/yellow haze. Strong citrus smell and taste. Very complex, cloves, orange, lemon, line, and ginger detected. Very original and thought outside the box. Served with an orange, light yeast, malt, and hop flavor.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
FROTHINGSLOSH (4831) - GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 22, 2011
From Matt at 3R6P. Sampled from a 12 oz brown bottle this beer poured a very cloudy apricot color with a large creamy white head that lingered and produced good lacing. The aroma was dry coriander and pepper without much in the way of complexity. The flavor was dryish, a touch musty and a bit chalky with moderate notes of coriander and pepper. The finish was long, dry and spicy. Medium body though chewy. Decent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Jkripp (141) - Washington, USA - JAN 31, 2011
Witty’s aroma is solely full of aromatic spices. Its hazed golden yellow color reflects the almost sour flavor. This a change from your standard beer and worth trying if you feel adventurous.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
bpreo (1519) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - JAN 23, 2011
had a glass of this one tonight. like a Blue Moon but cloudier and sweeter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ughsmash (7099) - Pewaukee, Wisconsin, USA - NOV 8, 2010
Bottled. Poured clear straw golden with a creamy, sticky white head. The aroma picked up lemon zest, white pepper, and earth on a sweet, but surprisingly refreshing nose.. smelled good. The flavor didn’t quite hold serve, but it was serviceable.. tacky pale and honey malts at the core with sweet (and just a little tart) candied lemon, coriander, and white pepper around.. more sour and near refreshing on the finish.. very clean for a wit. Lighter-bodied with a decent feel and flow on the palate.. this was a whole lot better than expected.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
esjaygee (3903) - Oak Creek, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 23, 2010
Hazed light golden yellow with a disappearing thin white head. Aroma of orange peel, coriander, grains, yeast and some black pepper. Effervescent for sure with grains of paradise, orange zest, malt and mild pepper. Dry on the finish and a touch bland overall but drinkable enough.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
andyhwcinc (1429) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - SEP 18, 2010
Sampled at Great Lakes Brew Fest in Racine, WI. Aroma straight clove and pepper spices. Appearance cloudy yellow, medium head. Taste soapy, orange extract detergent, tastes like the stuff that I wash my dishes with.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
italarican (1475) - Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA - JUN 15, 2010
Tap at Sprecher Brewery. Light golden pour with a full, creamy white head. Aroma of orange peel, banana, yeast, and white pepper. Flavor is heavier on the banana-coriander notes, but nothing else particularly stands out. Slight hefe finish. Light body with a fairly fizzy mouthfeel. You’ve had this before.

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