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RATINGS: 58   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.51/5   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 246   ABV: 8.2%
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It’s hard to improve on something so good,but we give it a shot with this amped up version of our staple Rye Wit. Brewed with pils malt, malted rye and raw wheat this big, Ameri-Belgo-style ale is a far cry from its little brother. Bursting with fruit esters of pear, pineapple and citrus from our favorite yeast strain, Witicus merits comparison with the oft-requested Threetail and hints at the power of Super Saison. Still, it stands alone as a unique beer. A portion of each batch gets diverted to barrels for prolonged aging on wood to eventually become Woodicus – try both side by side. Ingredients: pils malt, malted rye and raw wheat; subtle hops; top-fermenting yeast; natural, limestone-filtered, Edwards Aquifer H2O; double dose of funk music.


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3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
RyanMM (416) - Ferndale, Michigan, USA - DEC 21, 2011
Nice wit character with a hint of the wine barrel. Nose is a little off, but the flavor is good.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DuffMan (9501) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - AUG 18, 2016
RBSG 2016 shared at the Grand Tasting after-party in the hotel lobby. Bottle. Hazy light gold. Overripe soft fruits (melon) with slightly sticky malts, spicy undertones. Quite sweet, but not bad

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AdamChandler (4507) - Enfield, New Hampshire, USA - JUL 23, 2016
hazy golden orange. Very grape and sour forward for a Wit. good tight filing bubbles in the mouthfeel. brown sugar, caramel and sweet white wine flavors. finish is a little too sweet for me.

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Travlr (21199) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUL 16, 2016
Bottle at RBSG PGH 2016. Cloudy yellow color. Oaroma of fruity booze. Taste is fruity.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Drake (11605) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - DEC 3, 2015
Bottle shared at the 10th Annual Epic & Unusual Beer Tasting, 11/29/15. Hazy orange, thin fizzy off-white head, good retention. Aroma of yeast, clove, cinnamon, wheat, canned oranges. The taste is spice, wheat, cinnamon, clove, yeast, dry citrus. Medium bodied, lingering spice.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dfinney23 (2671) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAY 11, 2015
Pours hazy gold with a thin white cap. Aroma of citrus, spice and grain. Taste of rye bread and citrus.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RobertDale (5333) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - APR 29, 2015
On tap at the brewpub, from backlog. Comes a somewhat cloudy pale gold with a decent white head. Aroma of malt, grain, and spice. Taste is malt, fruit, grain, and spice. Nice.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Fratto (2845) - Arlington, Texas, USA - APR 5, 2015
On tap at the brewpub. Cloudy yellow pour with a big white head. Aroma is a little tart, fruity, wheat, and funk. Taste is almost woody, floral, tart fruit, and a big yeasty finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
BelgianBeerGal (3787) - Panama City, Florida, USA - NOV 22, 2014
Gift from Zac. Site says retired but the bottle says bottled on 10.20.2014. Pours a murky gold color with a foamy white head. Aroma reminds me of yeasty Belgian wit. Bold flavor with some rye spice, fruity esters and clove. Nice

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ZacM612 (556) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - NOV 20, 2014
Very cloudy golden color, white head. Aroma of malt and fruit. Banana, citrus, the rye isn’t too strong. Creamy feel. Good one.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
baraciisch (2827) - California, USA - AUG 16, 2014
Hazy yellow in color... Aroma of light rye malts, spice... Flavor is really smooth, creamy mouthfeel, light rye and citrusy notes throughout, wheat... Great beer


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