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RATINGS: 266   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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The name "Grey Lady" comes from the nickname for the often-foggy island for which it is brewed. This hazy, Belgian-style Wit emits a complex, earthy nose with sophisticated notes. The sift, malty mid-palate has wicked good zesty hints but gives way to a delectably dry finish. Quenching!


2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
scottw86 (1125) - Maryland, USA - DEC 13, 2014
Poured a hazy yellow color with not much of a head. Aroma has lots of wheat and lemon. Taste is slightly tart and with lots of lemon. Interesting balance. Aftertaste is also tart with a bit of soap and lemons again. Overall its ok.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
DedicatedToFun (2992) - Santa Monica, California, USA - NOV 29, 2014
Bottle, gold pour, white head, nose is lacking, taste is awful though, i haven’t said that about a beer in a long time, but this is bad. mouthwash, pepper, lemon, soap, ugh.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bennetporter (46) - East Falmouth, Massachusetts, USA - NOV 26, 2014
A nice, cloudy wit, spicy aroma, healthy golden color. Maybe a little heavy on the spice in the mouth, but overall a pleasant taste: malty and some bitterness. Mouthfeel was nice, rich and had almost a creaminess to it. Solid beer.

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
bigrond (1499) - factoryville, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 30, 2014
I had no idea this was a wit beer. Didn’t state it on the bottle and certainly didn’t taste of it. Not a good beer at all

2.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 11/20
miyauchi38 (353) - chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 18, 2014
生姜の香り 美& 全く

1.2
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
UNLVBeerGuy (2) - Nevada, USA - OCT 14, 2014 does not count
Aro: Not much aroma, none of the spicy and orange notes I expect App: very little head retention, with amber gold color, little carbonation. Flavor: Orange comes through the front, and then it fades to a soapy mess, followed by another hint of ripe oranges. After taste is slight orange, but almost soapy. MF: Light body, with minimal carbonic bite that dissipates quickly. OI: mediocre beer, not even close to style. This would be better presented as a blonde ale with a fruit base. I am not getting any of the spices. Not flawed per se, but just average.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (17520) - Malmö, SWEDEN - OCT 9, 2014
Bottle. Pours a hazy yellow color with a small white head. Has a fruity wheat malty spicy yeasty aroma. Fruity wheat malty spicy yeasty flavor. Has a fruity wheat malty spicy yeasty finish.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
DrinkinWell (290) - - SEP 26, 2014
This is more of a ginger beer than a Belgian white. Herbs and floral aromas, tons of ginger on the nose. Taste is crisp and zesty, like an herb garden mixed with copious amounts of ginger. Overall, too much ginger for my taste.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
snoworsummer (2438) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - SEP 24, 2014
From a bottle. Pours hazy gold with some particles floating around and a fizzy bubbly white head. Tastes like spice, dry pear and apple, club soda, light herb and citrus. Light body and low carbonation. Smells floral and like sweet herbs, cookie malts.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
EithCubes (5086) - New Jersey, USA - SEP 24, 2014
Can. Nose of heavy coriander and lemongrass, pours hazy pale yellow with a creamy, dense bright white head. Light body but not watery, touch of bread, lots of lemon juice and lemon peel, very smooth with supporting crispness, thankfully not coriander soup, but with a very distinct herbal-floral character that piques the interest and draws in for more. Zesty Snapple-like tea note, clean, super refreshing!


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