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RATINGS: 651   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.


BiochemProf's rating

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
BiochemProf (179) - Boone, North Carolina, USA - NOV 23, 2011
Golden slightly hazy pour with a quickly fading white head. Soft phenolic and fruity ester aroma. Sweet and spicy flavor at start with a nice crisp dry finish. Hints of pear and soft phenolics. Medium bodied with a nice tingly carbonation. Another great one from Flying Dog.


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
nihtila (1288) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 28, 2015
5.2.2015. Cloudy yellow. Aroma of lemon, coriander, zest, spices. Taste has lemon but only little spices. Quite thin.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hfmejias (923) - Dover, Delaware, USA - MAR 15, 2015
12 Fl. Oz. bottle. Poured cloudy, yellow, nice head and nice lacing on the glass. Aroma of grain, citrus notes and coriander. Taste is spicy, some yeast and grain. Crisp and refreshing. Drinkable and enjoyable.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Holmen1 (3193) - Stavanger, NORWAY - MAR 5, 2015
Fra flaske (fra Voldby Købmandgård), på RBHD-treff hos OG: lett uklar gylden med kort bruseskum. Frisk og tydelig aroma av citron (og litt mynte). Appelsin/citronfrisk smak med snev av krydder, lett å like. Tilbakelent bitterhet og kort ettersmak gjør den også lett å helle innpå.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Sigmund (5551) - Tau, NORWAY - MAR 3, 2015
Shared 355 ml bottle at local tasting, from Voldby Købmandsgaard. Slightly hazy golden colour, moderate white head. Moderate but nice aroma of citrus, a hint of coriander. The flavour is fairly decent too, but would probably be even better if the bottle had been fresher. Some malts and citrus, only a hint of coriander.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
abemorsten (3069) - Mosterøy, NORWAY - MAR 3, 2015
Shared bottle at RBHD gathering, March 2015.Cloudy yellow-golden body with a small white head. Fresh lemon juice and spices on the nose. Dry and light bodied. Flat. Bitter orange dominates the tongue.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Holmen2 (1547) - NORWAY - MAR 3, 2015
Shared bottle at RB/HD at OGJ’s 03.03.15. Slightly hqzy yellow. White head. Aroma of lemongrass, mint and pale malt. Well-balanced taste, with malt, grass and lemongrass.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
gunnar (6062) - Sandnes, NORWAY - MAR 3, 2015
Shared bottle at local tasting. Pours almost clear golden with a small white head. Aroma of wheat, mint and grains. Taste is moderate sweet wheat, detectable spices and citrus notes towards the short finish.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
elbernays (758) - Dublin, IRELAND - JAN 2, 2015
Bottle from molloys Leopardstown. Pours cloudy yellow. Grass, hay, straw, pine, piss nose. Woody, grass with dry brief finish. Light body. Not great

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
weordie (212) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - DEC 25, 2014
Pours a cloudy yellow with a tiny, quickly dissipating head. Aroma of wheat and orange peel. tastes of wheat, banana bread and orange but due to a watery palate it doesn’t last long.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Jimthechap (1918) - Christchurch, NEW ZEALAND - DEC 16, 2014
Hazy yellow and a rough covering of whitish head before it decides it has had enough of being on top of my beer and this it is better served by buggering off to who knows where. Mostly clove and coriander aromas with the orange peel and some lemon pith playing a secondary role. The flavour is a bit muted with the lemon pith playing the major role in the flavour profile. I expected a little more to be honest, especially considering I paid some good money for it to be conveyed across to the other side of the earth in a good condition. The lesson is threefold I suppose: 1. if you’re going to export, look after your product so that it is at its best when it is ready for tasting. 2. If you can’t, expect below par reviews. 3. For reviewers, drink local for your benchmarks or be prepared to travel.


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