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Devils Backbone Belgian Witbier
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RATINGS: 13   MEAN: 3.18/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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This Belgian-style wheat beer is light and effervescing, a classic refresher. Unmalted wheat, Belgian yeast strain and the use of corriander and orange peel combine to make a true style whitbier


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Emeister84 (1412) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JUL 16, 2013
Aromas of banana, subtle citrus fruits, and floral hops. Hazy straw-colored hue with a mostly lasting, white head. Flavors are light and subtle, somewhat earthy and somewhat fruity, with traces of Belgian yeast. Light and very refreshing.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
DiarmaidBHK (3675) - Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 8, 2012
Draft at brewpub. Pours lemon juice colors with no head The lemon mixing with the other ingredients definitely funks things a Up but it’s a bit funky for the style. Not much on the tongue. Clean finish if not a bit watery. Meh!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
argo0 (11913) - Washington DC, USA - JUN 8, 2012
Draft. Clear straw body, white head. Aroma is medium sweet, clove, some orange, orange peel. Taste is moderately sweet, orange, clove. Soft light-medium body, light acidity.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
decaturstevo (5342) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - OCT 10, 2011
Light hazed straw color with light white head and lace. Aroma of light citrus and corriander. Corriander dominates with a light hinto lemony. Light bodied with good carbonation. Smooth and refreshing. Pretty nice for the style.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
nelsonbrews (16) - charlottesville, Virginia, USA - MAY 22, 2011
A great witbier! decent lacing on the glass, not very hazy at all . . . I really enjoyed it!

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Velkyal (305) - Gordonsville, Virginia, USA - APR 2, 2011
Pours a very pale cloudy yellow, topped with a frothy white head. The nose is dominated by coriander and lemon. Tastewise, a firm biscuity base gives way to a light grassy hoppiness and a long dry finish. Light bodied and refreshing.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
BREWMUSKCLES (2345) - New Jersey, USA - OCT 14, 2010
cloudy light colored white and golden green ale with some spice and yeast in sugar. a bit different and and as such interesting. touch of citrus and orange it is light in body with some frothy carbonation.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
daknole (10103) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - SEP 5, 2010
Cloudy yellow. Very little head. Coriander bomb. Flavor is loaded with coriander, some oranges and a lightly dry finish. Mediocre at best.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
beerandIT (300) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - MAY 4, 2009
Light bodied. Cloudy yellow goldish color. No head and no lacing that I could tell. Banana, some spice and sweet candied sugars. Odd wit, a bit more clean then I would like in one, but okay to drink.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
phukktifano (159) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - APR 20, 2009
At Devil’s Backbone 4-19-09. Hazy greenish yellow body with an aroma of yeast and bread. Flavor was t hat and coriander, spice and fruit.


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