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RATINGS: 13   MEAN: 3.51/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 171   ABV: 5.7%
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The current seasonal is Zephyr. Zephyr is a Double White Ale morphing the Belgian Witbier style with Australian botanicals to produce a full strength (5.7%) nourishing yet refreshing summer beer.
Brewed by Doctors Orders Brewing at The Australian Hotel & Brewery.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
motelpogo (6688) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAR 4, 2014
on tap at the local taphouse in sydney. pale golden with a light haze and slim white head; curious aroma of citrus and passionfruit; not much sign of spice but a pleasant menthol finish. an unusual but tasty wit

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bathory (458) - Bryne, NORWAY - JAN 8, 2014
Pours a golden colour with a nice white head that stays a good while. Wheaty aroma, some ligjt touches of tropical fruits, hay and some dough. Taste is pepper, baking powder at first, then some coriander, hay, barnyard and dough in the finish. Very limited biitterness in there. Soft carbonation which creates a soft and nica palate. A good one, which stands out a bit with the peppery and baking powder flavour.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jdpeebs (687) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - APR 18, 2013
Had on tap at Murrays Bar in Manly. A good version of a White Ale. A well made beer.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sevenlee (1317) - Central Coast, NSW, AUSTRALIA - MAR 13, 2013
On guest tap at The Local Taphouse, Melbourne. Pours a slightly hazy yellow with a small white head. Aroma is wheat, yeast, fruity zest, coriander and spices. Taste is light to medium sweet leading to a dry yeasty and fruity finish. Not bad.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Davros (1939) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - DEC 19, 2012
Pours hazy gold with a large head. Nose shows heavy coriander and a fair bit of citrus peel too. Underneath is doughy wheat. Almost floral. Very similar flavours, more of the same except with a bit of booze and an assertive bitterness. Too much carbonation, but that’s a small fault.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mkel07 (3381) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JAN 14, 2012
On tap at The Scratch. Light amber to pastel yellow in colour with a strong steady head of white foam. Aromas of lemon, spice and fruit which filled the nose. The flavour, like the aroma, is quite fruity and there is a bit of zestiness and spice going on. This is a great beer for a hot summer’s afternoon.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
hawthorne00 (2428) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - DEC 8, 2011
Growler, this year’s version is 7.5%ABV. Cloudy orange with a white head. Aroma of banana, vanilla, coriander, lemony herbs (presumably lemon myrtle). Taste is quite sweet with _lots_ of coriander and a lemon myrtle pepperiness in a drying finish. Creamy mouthfeel. Spices linger for ages. A little lemony sourness would have made it even better. Very dangerous beer on a warm evening.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jpeldrid (8) - AUSTRALIA - DEC 6, 2011 does not count
Even looks refreshing. Hazy light yellow with a nice head. Great on the palate and a spicy lemon aroma.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BMan1113VR (7858) - Los Angeles, California, USA - JUL 18, 2011
Bottle thanks to daveA330. Pours with a hazy white-yellow hued body with a white head that slowly fades. Aromas of lemongrass, pepper, pine, windex, tropical fruit, perfume, florals, esters and orange blossom. Flavors of vanilla, a bready malt profile, floral, rose water, orange. Very flowery. Medium bubbles, somewhat creamy mouthfeel, finishes decently dry. A tasty and somewhat different wit.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TheGrandMaster (2334) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - MAY 29, 2011
Bottle at the beermentv Hair of the Dog Breakfast at Beer DeLuxe. A little sweet for my liking, though I am very picky when it comes to Witbiers. Not a beer to be drunk with others I think.


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