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Goose Island Willow Street Wit
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RATINGS: 44   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Hazy straw colored, fruit and spice aroma, bready malt body with a dry finish


2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BrewBoxer (2137) - New York, New York, USA - MAY 22, 2014
Draft At the brewpub in clybpurb. Pours a light wheaty taste with a nice eAsy wit bread flavor. Very session able

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ryanscourt (795) - Latrobe, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 11, 2014
Visited Goose Island at Clybourn and got a tasting flight. Tasting notes include: yellow, hazy, medium body mouth feel, refreshing on hot spring day, touch of spices

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerman6686 (4694) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 29, 2014
This one poured a hazy yellow color with a white head. Aroma was of light fruit, orange, some grass, wheat and spices. Flavor was similar, pretty clean and standard wit. Would drink again.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
artmcd8 (1786) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 28, 2014
On tap at Clybourne. Pours a cloudy hay color with a white head. Aroma of slight orange and coriander. Light flavor.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ryanfolty (1900) - Bourbon County, Minnesota, USA - MAY 12, 2013
May 11, 2013 - tap at GI 25th anniversary party. Cloudy yellow pour with head and lacing. Aroma and taste of citrus and coriander. Dry finish.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tmoreau (2563) - Lombard, Illinois, USA - SEP 10, 2012
On tap at the CBS annual picnic, and self served to clear plastic with a hazed, light orangy gold color, a decent head of cream colored foam, and wavy cling to the lacing. The nose was some light, dank grain scent, just hints of orange zest and coriander, and mild malt. Ditto on the flavor, plus some low hop bitterness, good effervescence and light body. Crisp, sessionable, and well suited for the picnic faire.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
burg326 (3880) - Florida, USA - AUG 7, 2012
On draft at brewpub, poured a light cloudy golden yellow color, aromas of coriander, light orange, and wheat. Flavors are the same, blended together, with some banana thrown in. Nice and refreshing beer overall.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
rubbishystuff (1872) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 27, 2012
At the Clybourn location. Iíve been trying to start not ordering wits as Iíve decided itís not a style Iím really fond of over all. (There are exceptions) The missus ordered this so I thought Iíd give it a try. What youíd expect from a wit but on the better than average side. Not watery and not soapy. A little tart. Serving: Tap

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
msante79 (2211) - Mount Prospect, Illinois, USA - MAY 10, 2012
On tap at Clybourn brewpub. Pours cloudy yellow straw color with white head. Aromas of citrus, wheat, yeast, coriander, and banana. Flavors of wheat, coriander, yeast, and fair amount of citrus. Mouthfeel is on point. Pretty solid wit.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
phaleslu (6812) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - APR 30, 2012
Draft in a sampler at the Clybourn brewpub. Pours a hazed yellow-gold with a small white head. The aroma has tons and tons of orange, with some wheat, coriander, and banana well in the background. The flavor is basically the same. Lots of orange on top of traditional witbier notes. Light bodied, with medium-high carbonation and a crisp, citrusy mouthfeel. Good wit if you like oranges.


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