RateBeer
overall
99
100
style
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen

bottled
available

on tap
available

Regional Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 228   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.81/5   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Brewed with Blood Oranges


HonusWagner's rating

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
HonusWagner (1974) - Florida, USA - JUL 8, 2013
Reallllllllly heavy bretty funk, subjugating almost all else within its realm. And that is awesome, because what little else remains is a nice juicy citrus character. Excellent stuff, left me impressed by Crooked Stave.


3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
JJMBeer (48) - Gilbert, Arizona, USA - FEB 10, 2016
A nice beer, but nothing that distiguishes it and makes it anything but. Nose is a little off from the taste and just a slight off flavor linger on the back end. Not my favorite thing from them, but nothing terrible either.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
pushkinwow (2472) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 19, 2016
Bottle from HF. Pours a slightly hazy light amber with a billowy off white head. Musty but fresh (oddly) brett aroma with some wheat, lemon, oak, some funk, high carbonation and moderate body, slightly bitter and light sourness, some apples and mild citrus on the finish.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
djd07 (7908) - Houston, Texas, USA - JAN 16, 2016
Bottle thanks to Chow. Pours a hazy orange gold with medium white creamy head that lasts. The aroma is strong citrus, funk, oak. Thin mouth, similar flavors to nose, earthy, light finish, good.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
rumproasts (4698) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - DEC 19, 2015
bottle. Golden with two finger head. Tart and lemony. Very similar to the autumn version. Solid citrus notes, mild funk.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Hair6a11 (1451) - Illinois, USA - DEC 7, 2015
Bottle; St. Bretta Summer - Pour is cloudy gold - itís over carbed, with a heavy white head into this glass - it retains fairly well , with some spotting presence here. The nose is sweet breads, citrus rind, and white pepper. The flavor profile reveals initial bready, with funk presence - spent grain, citrus notes, grassy hop presence - finishing off with a certain sharp tartness. Itís nice... for the most part.

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
corby112 (2804) - philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 19, 2015
Pours a very cloudy, bright golden banana yellow color with a half finger white head that quickly disappears. Minimal spotty lacing left behind. Very inviting nose with an amazing earthy brett character that is perfectly integrated into the witbier notes. Musty, dry and grassy with peppery spice notes countered by bready yeast and light fruit esters. Hints of ginger and grains of paradise followed by citrus peel and pale fruit notes. Lighter end of medium body with a nice dry, musty brett presence thatís well integrated into the elements of the base beer. Not as exciting as the aroma suggests with subtle funk, earthy hop, grass and straw along with peppery spice, sourdough bread and light fruit notes. Some coriander and ginger along with banana bread, wild yeast, citrus rind and light fruit. Decent but somewhat of a let down considering the complexity and appeal of the aroma.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
teorn88 (5581) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 20, 2015
Keg at Beavertown Rainbow 2015, London. It pours a hazy straw color with large white head. Aroma is wheat grains grass light citric hops oranges. Tate is dry crisp grainy light funk light tangy oranges and citrus zest. Light to medium bodied with ok carbonation. Overall, nice and clean

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MrTipple (2824) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 19, 2015
Aroma: oak, sours, citrus, tart. Appearance: hazy, pale gold, small, creamy, white head. Taste: light bitter and sour. Palate: intense sours, citric acid, lemons, light wood notes. Overall: bit of a weird Witbier, more like a Sour. Pint at Beavertown Brewery, Tottenham.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
FlandersNed (391) - , Indiana, USA - SEP 15, 2015
12.7oz bottle. Cloudy straw hue and a moderate off-white head. Tart blood orange and oak nose and flavor. Tangy with a touch of funk & earthiness. Medium to full body.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Nuffield (3953) - Roseville, Minnesota, USA - AUG 31, 2015
Hazy yellow color, nice appearance. Belgian pale complexion, with a nice profile and balance, until a bitterness that is hidden there comes out a bit too strong. (at 2015 Summer Beer Dabbler, St. Paul, MN)


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 » 23


Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2016,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50