Brewed by Hunter Beer Company
Style: Witbier
Nulkaba, NSW, Australia
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen


on tap


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RATINGS: 16   MEAN: 2.98/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.92/5   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
Witbier or White Beer is pale golden, tart, refreshing Belgian style wheat beer that is cloudy in appearance with a fine white head. It is a light flavoured beer with low bitterness. One of the world's oldest styles of beer, Hunter Witbier had classic coriander and bitter orange peel flavours with a clean dry finish. The crisp zing comes from the wheat and the lovely level of carbonation, making it the perfect summer beer. Although the brewer might not agree Witbier can also be served with a slice of fresh lemon to enhance the citrus character. Terrific with lightly spiced seafood and most Thai dished and heaven with cheese! Alcohol content of 4.6% Alc/Vol.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Shark_Pants (497) - AUSTRALIA - OCT 25, 2014
Very pale, nice fluffy white head. Not too much aroma. The anticipated yeastiness is there but tastes a little too much of wheat grains. Not bad but not a great wit.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Muggus69 (1673) - Yarram, Vic, AUSTRALIA - AUG 19, 2014
Draught at Brewery Hazy almost white straw body, creamy white head atop. Good intensity nose; sweet & savoury spice, citrus peel, phenolic spice. Light body, lively carbonation, some acidity, very dry. Delivers a good balance of coriander seed spice, orange, wheaty cereal malts, with a mild bitterness on a drying finish. Not usually my cup of tea, but tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Pyobon (1180) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - JAN 6, 2014
(On tap) Cloudy yellow with big white head. Lovely fresh fruity aroma. Light body, well carbonated. Refreshing citrus flavours with wheat malt. A good wheat beer

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Vanz (189) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - DEC 20, 2013
Quite a strong flavoured witbier, lots of citrus. A bit sweet. Easy drinking.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Rob_D_UK (1295) - Surrey, ENGLAND - SEP 17, 2013
I had this on tap at the brewery. Pours very cloudy, like any decent Belgian white. Taste of orange peels comes through and the finish is nice and crisp.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jdpeebs (686) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - AUG 12, 2012
750ml bottle bought direct from the brewery. I'm just updating my records. A decent version of a witbier. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
ndon (857) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 26, 2010
tap at Harts Pub. decent wit, drinkable but wouldnt have more than 1 or 2. slightly tangy, heavy on the lemon citrus and has that typical wit aftertaste and mouthfeel.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
nate2g (1548) - 上海 / Boomtown!, AUSTRALIA - JUN 7, 2009
Draught. Tasting sample poured hazy yellow with a small white head. Citrusy aroma and flavour with a touch of spice. Some sourness is coming through as well that let’s this one down.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kenbeer (46) - , AUSTRALIA - OCT 16, 2008
Nice white beer full of lemon, vanilla and spice. The head wasnt fantastic but otherwise it looked good in the glass. Tangy in the mouth but still had a creamy finish. Good beer but not cheap for a beer of this strength.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
MBison (548) - Southern Highlands, AUSTRALIA - JAN 21, 2008
Draught at potters. Arrived an extremely pale yellow with a creamy white head which lasted very well. Aroma was of wheat, cloves, vanilla and faint honey. Flavor was basic but well balanced with some wheat, dried bananas and hints of vanilla. Light to medium bodied with soft carbonation, watery texture, creamy mouthfeel and a short finish.

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