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Freetail Rye Wit
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RATINGS: 55   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23   IBU: 10   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Untraditional Belgian-inspired beer brewed with raw wheat and 15% malted rye; seasoned with coriander and orange peel. Tongue-in-cheek take on an ancient classic of the beer world. Delicately spicy, but assertive enough to take on the richest of flavors.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jsquire (3468) - St. Marys, Ohio, USA - MAY 26, 2013
Straw yellow color with a foamy white head. Light spicy nose with some bubblegum notes. Nice spicy Belgian wit beer with clove, bubblegum and banana flavors. Light, easy drinking beer.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dfinney23 (1680) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAR 12, 2013
Spicy and fruity, but somehow different than the spicy and fruity you’re imagining. Maybe it’s the rye talking.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MrChopin (3288) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - JAN 13, 2013
transparent gold, almost clear. Nose is lotion, light citrus, faintly oily, bit of rye dryness. Flavor has more rye up front, citrus and light paper through mid, finishes with light grass and oil, dry finish with lightness throughout. Supremely drinkable.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Thorpe429 (5012) - , Illinois, USA - JAN 6, 2013
Light with mild spice. A bit too thin -- could use more body and a bit more character. Fairly dry.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
GT2 (8444) - San Diego County, California, USA - JAN 5, 2013
Growler thanks to Huhzubendah. Pours a hazy, bright straw. Thin, white layer of foam. Nose is nice- sugar, peach, dough. Taste is sweet cream butter, soap, tangy yellow fruit. Palate is acidic, tangy, soapy. Clean and light. Fairly refreshing.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
BeerandBlues2 (9701) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - JAN 5, 2013
Growler. Pours hazy pale gold with a small, fizzy white head, short retention with spare lacing. Aroma is spicy rye malt with fruity esters and spices, herbal and earthy hops. Flavor is malt dominant with light hops and bitterness, light fruity esters and a dry finish. Light body and medium carbonation.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
argo0 (11535) - Washington DC, USA - JAN 5, 2013
Growler, thanks Huhzubendah. Small white head atop hazy straw body. Aroma is medium sweet, banana, some orange, cardamom. Taste is medium sweet, orange, some cardamom, light rye. Soft light body, low carbonation.

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Travlr (11913) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - JAN 5, 2013
Growler. Extremely pale hazy yellow color. Aroma of spiced boiled vegetables. Taste is sour spice. Very odd combination.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Huhzubendah (2553) - Washington DC, USA - JAN 5, 2013
The beer is light golden ad clear with a small white head. The aroma brings coriander, wheat, bread. Crackers and light spice. Light and refreshing. Easy to drink. Well balanced and flavorful. This would be a great hot weather beer. I would definitely have this again.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
kathouse (1015) - Nevada, USA - DEC 20, 2012
Cloudy straw colored with a thin white head. Predominately grass and hay. Need a palate cleansing.


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