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Freetail Jamaica Wit

Freetail Jamaica Wit
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Formerly brewed at Freetail Brewing Co.
Style: Witbier
San Antonio, Texas USA
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen


on tap


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RATINGS: 17   MEAN: 3.27/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 10   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
Our Rye Wit infused with hibiscus (jamaica) flowers.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
GreatDane1632 (1168) - North Dakota, USA - MAY 15, 2015
Rated based on notes taken 20 May -- The color on this is amazing. Lemon is a bit strong and overpowers any hibiscus flavor.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cavie (4305) - Arlington, Texas, USA - FEB 14, 2014
Tap at the pub. Pours a dark red, almost pink. Clear with light carb. Aroma is fruity, floral, berries. Flavor is light, tart, floral, wheaty with a gentle tart finish. Surprisingly not bad. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Fratto (2845) - Arlington, Texas, USA - FEB 14, 2014
On tap at Freetail. Pink pour with little to no head. Aroma is kinda spicy, floral, and maybe fruity. Taste is super dry, spicy, floral, and oranges. Nice finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
cwsample (163) - Texas, USA - FEB 14, 2014
On tap at Freetail. Dark pink color smells a bit tart. Tastes of citrus and rye. Feels really thin and watery.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jkwalking05 (4587) - Arlington, Texas, USA - JUL 5, 2013
Rated in 2010 (Backlog) - Cloudy and ruby in appearance with a decent sized white head. Aroma is of biter hibiscus, light tropical fruit and grass. Taste is of hibiscus and fruit.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
travita (4847) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JAN 22, 2013
Growler. The look is clear, reddish in color, and not much head. The smell is flowers, yeast, and fruit. The taste is yeast, fruits, tart, and more fruits.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
djd07 (10018) - Houston, Texas, USA - JUL 13, 2012
On tap at brewpub. Pours a cloudy peach with no head. The aroma is hibiscus and lemon zest. Thin mouthfeel with strong hop flavor and light dry finish. A decent wit from Freetail.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Mora2000 (6155) - McKinney, Texas, USA - MAY 21, 2011
On tap at the brewpub during the most recent bottle release. This was one of seven witbiers on tap. The beer pours a hazy red color with a pink head. Very odd looking beer. The aroma is heavy on the hibiscus with some wheat mixed in. The flavor is also very floral. I get a ton of flowers and hibiscus as well as a lot of sugar and some citrus notes. The beer is very sweet and by the end of the pint glass it gets hard to drink. Medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Hopper (827) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - JAN 19, 2011
12 oz. brown bottle from Battle of Wits 4 pack. A very nice looking red almost pink beer with a small head. Totally caught me off guard when I poured it as it looks like a fruit beer. It has a nice look. The aroma smells like berries and wheat. Very good fruit scent. The taste is almost like a watered down fruit punch with some wheat. There also is a slight tartness on the tongue with moderate carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SphinxTX (2875) - Mata Gorda, Texas, USA - MAY 19, 2010
Growler thanks to travita and jkwalking05. Pours a cloudy plum color, pink with fizzy head. Aroma of light berry & wheat. Flavor is light berry and wheat. Mouth feel is light body with high carbonation. Overall, a tasty, refreshing brew!

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