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Today’s forecast...Windy! A Belgian-style wheat ale brewed with honey and spices, a great beer for quenching the thirst of Chicago. Windy City Wheat swirls in the mouth with a pleasant sweetness and a zesty, orange-citrusy fruitness settling nicely into the honey tones.

Chi-Town Windy City Wheat "90 Points" & Gold Medal from the World Beer Championships (Wit Category)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Fredis23 (515) - Hickory Hills, Illinois, USA - JUN 17, 2013
Hazy Yellow, Good Foamy Head, Decent Lacing. Citrusy Aroma. Citrus, Orange, Wheat, Yeast. Thin Body. Nothing Extraordinary but enjoyable on a hot summer day like today. Good.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rumproasts (4008) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - JUN 14, 2013
pale gold with small head. if budweiser made a wit, this is what i think it would taste like. minimal spice and light wheat. bland, yet inoffensive.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
nuplastikk (5031) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 5, 2013
12oz bottle. Hazy yellow-tan. Thin, oily head. Has a little orange zest in the aroma, but still firmly grounded in Stevens Point sugary mediocrity. Medium bodied, the yeast tones balance it out a little, making it into a tolerable beverage. Kind of tastes more like a Hefeweizen than a Belgian Wit. Not so bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
polarisbeerguy (19) - Lake Orion, Michigan, USA - APR 24, 2013
Hazy lemon pour with a likewise aroma taste is smooth and true to the style with a nice finish overall a good Belgian style wheat beer to drink on a warm day.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Tonkun (1113) - New Jersey, USA - MAR 3, 2013
Tap. Hazy yellow pour with a thin head. honey, wheat, spice, orange. Lighter than expected body. Not too exciting.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
crossovert (9063) - Illinois, USA - JAN 20, 2013
Crappy witbier right here. More of a american pale mixed with additional spices and fruit.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
drowland (6754) - Georgia, USA - JAN 11, 2013
1/11/13. 12oz bottle from Binny’s in Bolingbrook. Cloudy light golden pour with a small off-white head that fades. Very light citrus and soft wheat in the aroma. Light citrus and spice in the flavor with a touch of wheat, bland hoppiness, and a sort of vomity/acid aspect. Meh.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ads135 (3357) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - DEC 28, 2012
Cloudy, light gold appearance. Orange peel,though the other Belgian additions aren’t apparent. This is really an American wheat through and through. Picked it up while visiting Chicago with Dave in 2012.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
ccex (1057) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 16, 2012
12 oz bottle pours a hazy yellow with small white head that doesn’t last long. Smells like a Belgian White should. Aroma has lemon, grass, honey, and light spices (coriander?). Body is light to medium, with very little carbonation. Tastes sweet but mouthfeel is flat. Not bad, but I won’t seek this again. Stevens Point brews some better ones under their own name for less $

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
jmagnus87 (2912) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - NOV 5, 2012
12oz bottle poured into a shaker. Pours a cloudy yellow with a thin ring of white head. Aroma of wheat, spices and some clove. Taste is light sweet and light bitter. Wheat, clove and baking spices with a little herbal hops. Light bodied with a thin texture. Lively carbonation but a very short finish. Overall, not bad. I’ll drink it, but i wont seek it out.

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