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RATINGS: 642   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.24   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 17   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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This unfiltered and traditionally spiced Wit beer is brewed with coriander and bitter orange peel.


3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TheBeerOrg (2145) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - JUN 24, 2007
Pours cloudy pale golden with a fully receding foamy off-white head. Aroma of orange peel and coriander with some citric esters and mild wheat. Taste is citric, lightly sweet and yeasty, with a tart finish. Mouthfeel is medium bodied with lively carbonation. Missing that special something, probably unmalted wheat. Drinkable but forgettable.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
cbkschubert (2900) - BFE, Arizona, USA - JUN 24, 2007
12 oz. bottle from Holiday Wine Cellar - Pours a hazy straw color with a one finger thick white head. Light lacing. Aroma is light yeast and banana, bready malt, esters, and spice. Flavor is yeast, light citrus, banana, and spice. Light body. Has a slightly bitter, watery palate. A decent beer.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
blankboy (6263) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 21, 2007
My bottle (12oz), shared with tupalev. Pours a murky pale yellow with an average size diminishing bubbly white head -- interesting looking beer. Aroma: Geez, this smells pretty awful. I hate to say it but it smells like excrement and grain mixed in a spicy wheat beer. I know it’s not just me because my co-rater thought the same thing, this must be an off bottle or something as there isn’t one other rating mentioning this foul aroma. Flavour’s much better, it’s a little watery and bland but it tastes decent enough. Slightly spicy wheat, yeast, some faint hops and fruit. Average bodied. I dunno, I feel like I’m being somewhat generous with my rating but when I see all the other ratings it makes me wonder...If I get the opportunity I’ll have to try this again.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
whaleman (2178) - North Wales, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 21, 2007
Cloudy yellow body with a fluffy, pure white head. Citrus and floral aromas featuring bright lime and pepper coriander, orange citrus, and bread dough. Nice range of flavors as well. Well-balanced and nicely dialed in. Perhaps a little sweet and too soft in terms of acidity, but still refreshing and interesting. Flying Dog seems to have finally stepped up their overall quality to match the fancy marketing on the surface.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
badlizard (5537) - Berkeley, California, USA - JUN 21, 2007
350 mL bottle. Clear yellow with fizzy white head. Aroma of oragne and clove. Bright palate. Orange and clove taste with a bready and dry finish.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SSSteve (3828) - - JUN 20, 2007
cloudy pale gold with a medium sized creamy white head. very nice spiced aroma with notes of citrus and coriander and vanilla. a very light bodied beer. flavors are similar to aroma. robust at first but becoming a little watery and drab halfway through.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
stegosaurus (1882) - Levittown, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 20, 2007
Bottle sampled from Capones. Pours hazy yellow with a small white head. Aroma of citrus, spices, fruit, orange pell, and sweetness. The flavor is sweet, fruit, orange peel citrus, spices, light and refreshing. Good brew.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
HogTownHarry (6129) - Toronto (Harbourfront), Ontario, CANADA - JUN 16, 2007
Bottle (12oz). Deep pear-yellow, murky, smallish white head, a few white floaties. Typical wit aroma; sweet malt, wheat, soft fresh spice, coriander, green hops - not too sweet like most NorAm versions, this is pretty authentic. Taste follows on - the fruit (banana) is there, but muted, a little more body I might think this was a classic hefe - sweet malt balanced nicely by pungent hops and spicy yeast, lemon juice as it warms. Average body, gentle carbonation, more astringency than I normally expect, but finishes well, a little tang to the aftertaste. Very good effort!

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
doboy (424) - Morehead City, North Carolina, USA - JUN 16, 2007
A very good Belgian Wit. Smooth and even from the first sip to the last. Definately one of the top summer beers!

3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
RedXIII (127) - Powell, Ohio, USA - JUN 15, 2007
Pour is something ugly. A cloudy, bright yellow color with white haze throughout. Aroma is pleasant; full of lemons and citrus. Taste is hard to pin-point but very wheaty, spicy with alittle bit of soft cream. I’ve just never really enjoyed this style of beer, but for those who do I would recommend trying this one.


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