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The conception and naming of this beer happened in one fell swoop. Unsure whether to offer a light session beer or a fun ball-buster as our warm weather seasonal, we decided on a beer that would be “a big, fatty boombalatty” version of a Belgian white. And away we went, taking a recipe for a white beer and ramping up the grain bill by 50%; we dropped the amount of wheat by 75% to keep the beer rough around the edges. We bucked tradition by steering the bitterness in the direction of a pale ale, and coupling hops with coriander in the fermenter. The resulting beer gives you all the bubblegum goodness of a big Belgian, with enough crispness to cut through the sweet profile, thus making you want to sip it again and again. Dangerous, indeed!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Drake (8030) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - AUG 13, 2011
Served on draft at the Tipsy Cow in Madison, WI at the GTMW pre-party. Pours a hazy gold color with no head. Aroma of banana, green banana, spices and yeast. The taste is tart stone fruits, banana and leafy hops. The spiciness lingers. Medium bodied.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jtclockwork (7956) - , New Jersey, USA - JUL 15, 2011
Bottle thanks to Dan. Cloudy orange. White head. Nose/taste of wheat, Belgian yeast, hops, coriander and orange peel. Medium body. Slightly bitter coriander and dry orange peel finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
3fourths (7874) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - OCT 6, 2012
hazed orange.
heavy sugared banana nose.
baked multigrain bread.
orange and lemon juice.
medium-full body.
medium acid, low bitterness, highly sweet.
mildly yeasty / muddy / doughy.
orange juice citrus acid finish.
estery, yeasty, sugary, banana and apricot dominant.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BMan1113VR (7832) - Los Angeles, California, USA - MAR 7, 2009
Pours with a fizzy white head and a hazy golden body. Aroma is floral and spiced with clove, coriander, citrus, kumquat, and apricot. Taste is celery, apricot, watercress and pepper. Light bubbles.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DocLock (7721) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 23, 2010
Bottle from Capone’s. Chill haxzy copper pour with off-white head. Funky yeasty, floral, and hopcitric nose, with rock sugar as well, and a funky flavor, with back up florals, spice, rock sugary malt, and some peppery hops. I like Furthermore’s originality, and this one wasn’t bad, but not great.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
CaptainCougar (7129) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - JUL 14, 2007
Pours a hazy orange bronze with a thin, clingy-lacing white head. Aroma has a nice sweet light caramel and honey orange coriander character. Body starts fairly full and wheaty sweet with good honey and coriander flavor toward a crisp, bittersweet finish with a good dose of bready yeast. A nice witbier.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ughsmash (7098) - Pewaukee, Wisconsin, USA - JUL 1, 2007
Bottled. Poured clear medium orange with a fizzy white head and constant rising carbonation. Aroma picked up spicy yeast and banana bread.. apple skins and apricots.. and a rather hefty sweet candy presence (not unlke Circus Peanuts)... intriguing. Flavor had bunches of light fruity sweetness at the core, well-accented by white pepper and clove spiciness.. perfumey notes increase with warmth. Just about medium-bodied with OK balance to it.. quite a lot of spicage going on. Solid brew.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
crossovert (6970) - Illinois, USA - JUN 4, 2014
355ml bottle. Finally trying this. All I can say is it is straight phenols, nothing else, too one dimensional.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cletus (6354) - Connecticut, USA - OCT 5, 2008
Bottle courtesy of tytoanderso. Pours copper with a thin white head. Smells of roses, sweet sugar, flowers. Tastes of sugar, vanilla, sweet malt, bananas. Unusual.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
HogTownHarry (6058) - Toronto (Harbourfront), Ontario, CANADA - SEP 17, 2010
September 10, 2010 - 12oz bottle shared by SwoopJones with me and Rudolf. Pineapple juice -like murky orange-yellow with an average diminishing white head. An interesting aroma mashing up moderate alcohol, sweet candi bubblegum/banana, and lots of grassy bitterness, but if you take a good honking sniff of it, there’s a weird sweaty vintage gym shoe funk to it too, which detracts a bit. Taste is "sweaty" but that’s yeast and pungent hoppiness, and fair bit of alcohol; background fruit-sweet malt - better than the aroma, no pongy footwear detected. Thick mouthfeel, astringent and decently carbonated; the malt fades fast and leaves a pungent back of palate/tongue acidic bitter aftertaste.

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