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Darling Brew Bone Crusher

Darling Brew
Brewed at Boston Breweries (South Africa)

Style: Witbier
Western Cape, South Africa
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen


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RATINGS: 29   MEAN: 2.9/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.87   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Inspired by the spotted Hyeana. A misunderstood creature. A bottle conditioned wit beer with hints of coriander and orange peel. Naturally brewed with wheat from the Darling region.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Holmen2 (1735) - NORWAY - MAR 22, 2015
Shared bottle in Durban 16.03.15, with OEN and RS. Cloudy yellow. Small white head. Aroma of banana and citrus. Similar taste and aftertaste. Lots of citrus sourness. Refreshing.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kermis (6844) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - NOV 8, 2014
Bottle shared. Pours cloudy full golden brown with an off white head. Aroma of coriander, yeast, herbs and light orange peel. Flavour is light moderate sweet and moderate bitter. Light medium bodied with moderate carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
deanso (6490) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - NOV 8, 2014
bottle courtesy of and shared with Kermis. Thin head. Murky amber pour. Not bad.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Abrakarl (383) - SWEDEN - SEP 17, 2014
Slightly unpleasant aroma. Otherwise a bit under average for a witbier. Not bad but not again. Better gimmick than beer....

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Wim (3084) - Weelde, BELGIUM - AUG 10, 2014
on holiday in cape town 550 ml bottle of white gold blond colored body with a white head and a spicy citrus yeast hop aroma a spicy yeast sweet fruity bitter hop taste with a bitter finish

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Reimer96 (1479) - Alberta, CANADA - JUN 23, 2014
Foamed up like crazy upon the first Pour... Pours a hazy golden yellow with a dense frothy white head. Aroma of wheat, spicy coriander, orange peel, orange zest and soap. Taste is orange zest, wheat, coriander and light soap. Flavor is completely amiss on the finish and just turns too thin. Seems like a macro version of a wit. Glad to see alot of locals love it though as you gotta start somewhere on the search to good beer. Keep up the good work gents!

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
drunkards (2) - SOUTH AFRICA - JUN 21, 2014 does not count
Awesome beer! Very wheats, after the third sip you don’t know much anymore.....high alcohol content....very pleasant

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beezzting (26) - SOUTH AFRICA - JUN 11, 2014
UPDATED: JUL 18, 2014 Lovely easy drinking beer. By far my personal favourite from Darling Brew. Bottle from Liquor City.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
Gerhardw (1) - Private bag 2600, Houghton, SOUTH AFRICA - JUN 6, 2014 does not count
This is my first rating. Purelu on taste I rate it high. Will definitely have again. Had before dinner at Eatstern Food Co

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JonMoore (2009) - Loughborough, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - APR 27, 2014
Bottle from Cape Town airport. Hazy gold, big white head. Smells like a wit. Flavours are yeast, orange peel, lemon, spices. Thin bodied, highly carbonated. Not bad, thirst quenching and drinkable.

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