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RATINGS: 558   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 50   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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Brewed with wheat and pilsner malt; this IPA displays beautiful citrus aromas from Cascade and Citra hops that meld with the esters of Belgian yeast. Think thirst quenching hopped-up wit beer with enough IBUs to warrant the IPA name.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
harrisoni (13884) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - AUG 22, 2014
Bottle from GBBF 2014 and drunk at home. Hazy pale gold orange with a lasting white head. Soapy lemony orange flavour. I mean itís a Belgian Wit. Yes some hops, but the soap, the orange flavour. Itís a Belgian Wit that has some decent bitterness on the finish. Fine. Soapy. Orangey Belgian Witty. Fine. Perfumed orange soapy aroma. Fine. Bit too soapy for me..

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
chinchill (1964) - South Carolina, USA - AUG 22, 2014
12 oz bottle purchased and consumed in central Oregon. Hazy yellow-gold color with a semi-durable, frothy white head. Good lacing. Aroma: Quite yeasty with hints of soft fruits and light spices. Flavor: Low in hops for an IPA, but the hop load seems exceptionally well matched to the malt base and yeast, so no complaints. Fruity. Mild bitterness is very low for style. Feel: Lively medium carbonation. Nearly medium body. O: good substitute for a fine Belgian pale ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Stine (1603) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - AUG 19, 2014
Light, hazed golden pour. Saltwater and biscuit aroma foremost. Lightest spice, and chlorinated water. Distant spruce, coriander, banana, silage.

The flavor is mimicking both styles with a prevalence of dirtiness and trash. Though often crisp, with fresh tarragon and the buoyancy of wheat characteristics, there is a combination of astringent tea and plain, overripe fruit sugars that persistently stakes its claim. Saltine crackers, dry straw, pear skin.

Doughy body with imperfect attenuation. Creamy banana notes and coriander pungency carry through. Zesty dried green herbs in a flash prior to a midlength, cushy and grassy finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
OldMrCrow (1870) - Seattle, Washington, USA - AUG 18, 2014
Bottle in Santa Barbara.

Light pour, like watered-down pineapple juice, with a nice white head. Citra-driven citrus absolutely dominates the aroma, but thatís not a bad thing here. A little bit of onion character. A little bit of spice. Lots of a grapefruit in the flavor, some pith, some onion. Pretty tasty and entirely drinkable. A good option for a someone-else-brough-the-beer picnic.

I know itís uncool but I actually quite like a number of the white IPAs Iíve had (Anchorage Galaxy, Iím looking at you in particular) and I certainly prefer these new-school hop white IPAs to the old-school hop West Coast belgian IPAs.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Benzai (8549) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - AUG 18, 2014
Sampled @ GBBF. Bottle shared. Hazy pale yellow color, small white head. Smell and taste lightly malts, citrus, hops, slightly hay and slightly grassy. Decent body and carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (31485) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - AUG 13, 2014
12 fl oz bottle. Pours loudy yellow with a small white head. Aroma is grapefruity and citrusy. Bitter, light yeasty. Toasted and light fruity. Bitter and slight citrusy finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mR_fr0g (3396) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 12, 2014
Bottle share at GBBF thanks to Kenny. Hazed pale yellow coloured pour with small white head. Aroma is wheat, grainy, orange peel. Flavour is wheat, light clove, some saison character. Hops and spicy and some tropical fruit. Palate is light grainy .

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Scopey (7094) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 12, 2014
Bottle at GBBF. It pours cloudy gold with a decent white head. The nose is fresh citrus, tropical, doughy wheat and tangy fruits. The taste is crisp, bitter, orange, grapefruit, five alive fruit juice, dough, wheat, tang and candied peel with a dry finish. Medium body and fine carbonation. Nice tangy fruits.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
Jay_Dubbz (87) - Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 11, 2014
Poured from draft at Barnaby's in Havertown PA. Didnt love anything about this beer. Felt it lacked flavor from all components and would not consider this an IPA for the lack of hop burst. --you've been Dubbed.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
dlbeer (809) - Wisconsin, USA - AUG 10, 2014
Bottle. Cloudy golden pour with white head. Smells of yeast, malt and hops. Tastes sweet on the front with a bitter hop finish. Like the citra hops in there. One of the better white IPAs I've head ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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