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RATINGS: 107   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.91   IBU: 15   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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This Ale is our take on a classic Belgian Wit Beer. To make this beer unique, we add un-malted wheat, rolled oats, two varieties of classic European hops, chamomile, curacao orange peel, coriander, grains of paradise, and a rare yeast strain from the Old Country. This is a beer that can be enjoyed year round. Cheers!


Concealer's rating

2.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
Concealer (881) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JUN 26, 2013
Pours a clear yellow orange with clean white head. Smells of lemon, orange peel, bread, coriander and spice. Taste like bread. Yeast, some spice and fruit but an overwhelming chamomile and bread flavor.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
troyc (2862) - Illinois, USA - FEB 25, 2015
[Can] Golden pour with a slight amount of haze to it. Coriander and chamomile are evident in the otherwise light and floral aroma. Sweet grains, wheat malt, lemon and sweet orange, coriander and faint vanilla in the flavor. Spritzy carbonation. Decent body for the style. A pleasant surprise! Tasting notes from 9/2014.

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rjplumer (568) - Foxboro, Massachusetts, USA - FEB 24, 2015
Orange and coriander aroma. Hazy golden body with a thin head. Chamomile and orange tang taste Wet flat finish that has slight tartness. A little off the beaten path for the style.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
DuffMan (7371) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - FEB 19, 2015
On tap @ The Hop Grill. Hazy medium yellow, thin white head. Very tea-like aroma and character, the chamomile really dominates (I had no idea that this was brewed with chamomile, but that’s what I jotted down in my notes!). There is orange citrus here too, but the perfumey hay-like character of the chamomile seems a bit much. Just ok.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bill Becker (464) - Casper, Wyoming, USA - FEB 1, 2015
Pour is a cloudy yellow orange that brings a small head of foam. Some lacing. The smell is kind of weird. I do get some coriander with a hint of cloves, but it has a strange fruity aroma that I can’t quite put my finger on. The taste also has the strange taste. .could be lime. It is somewhat distracting and overwhelms the "normal" flavours one expects from a Wit. Fairly light in body, lively carbonation. Thanks Jacob for the chance to try it!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
crossovert (8497) - Illinois, USA - DEC 24, 2014
355ml can. Golden color, large head. Smell is lemony, some chamomile. Flavor is lemony again, lemon curd, dry cracker, this is actually a pleasant surprise.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
blipp (6547) - Newark, New Jersey, USA - DEC 19, 2014
Can. Pours hazy golden yellow with a thin white head. Light wheaty base, chamomile, soft lemony citric notes, and mild sweetness. Not bad.

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
jigglyjock (164) - Longmont, Colorado, USA - NOV 23, 2014
Weird taste of apples and lemon. Appearance looks very appealing but falls short with a wheat beer with some core and of spice taste

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Brigadier (3175) - Clevelandish, Ohio, USA - OCT 14, 2014
12 ounce can
A random can picked up on a whim provides a pleasant experience worthy of a lawnmower beer or the next camping trip. I doubt I will grab the other Crazy Mountain beers any time soon but this offered a nice chance to transition to the bigger winter beers.

Aroma / Appearance - A golden base with crisp snowy head shines with life. Lemon buttered scones, wheat, and light citrus give this a smooth low key profile. Honey wraps up the experience nicely.

Flavor / Palate - Spicy wheat, lemons, and honey brighten the palate. The result after a few sips is a mild impression that sticks in the throat like light fog. A crisp wheat falls squarely in the middle of the pack. If you find one on sale for $1.99 or less it might be worthy of a tick.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Barreras (1140) - Diamond Bar, California, USA - OCT 10, 2014
Pours an opaque yellow with a slight fruit aroma. Taste is hay, apricot and a bit earthy. Clean, crisp and refreshing with an easy finish. A nice light witbier with little complexity.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
slowrunner77 (6336) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 25, 2014
"Would be a pretty standard boring wit if not for the very nice addition of camomile. I admit I’m a sucker for this flowery goodness, so I’m probably scoring a bit high, but so be it :)"


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