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RATINGS: 293   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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A Belgian witbeer brewed especially for John's Grocery of Iowa City, IA.


3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Travlr (13196) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - SEP 27, 2011
Bottle courtesy of GT2, thanks! Murky pale yellow color, thin white head. Aroma of citrus and sour banana. Taste is a bit medicinal with tons of spice and black pepper. OK.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Oakes (12788) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 7, 2003
Dark beige colour. Flowery aroma with slight coriander, orangey notes, and lots of spice & phenol. Fruity even. A lot going on in the aroma. Tastes fresh, fruity, orangey. Fun rendition of the style. Thanks to hey_kevin for sending this my way!

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bu11zeye (11971) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JAN 1, 2005
(Bottle) Pours a cloudy maize body with a small, quickly diminishing, white head. Aroma of caramel, corriander, clove, orange peel, and banana. Spicy, yeasty flavor with a somewhat acidic palate.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
argo0 (11635) - Washington DC, USA - NOV 21, 2004
Cream, small white head atop a murky golden body. Aroma is medium sweet, coriander, some orange, clove. Taste is mild sweet, coriander, wheat. Crisp, light-medium body with light acidity.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jcwattsrugger (11215) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - DEC 1, 2012
12oz bottle-tight white-cloudy yellow. A-raw wheat, acidic citrus. T-herbal, sweet raw wheat, citrus, nutmeg.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tmoney99 (11063) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - APR 1, 2007
Liter hinged bottle with a 12 oz. label. Freind in Michigan gave to me. Poured hazy yellow with a medium frothy white head that lasted with good lacing. Moderate yeasty sour citrus aroma. Light to medium body. Medium citrus sweet flavor with a medium sweet finish of moderate duration.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
Name: John’s Generations White Ale
Date: 08/19/2007
Mode: Bottle
Source: Tasting, Ticker Tasting

hazy pale yellow, wispy white head, bits of lace, sweet spicy citrus aroma, light spicy flavor, touch of malty sweetness to balance the spicyness, light lasting bitterness melds well with the spices,

Aroma: 5/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 10/20
Rating: 2.7/5.0
Drinkability: 7/10
Score: *4

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ratman197 (10192) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - NOV 21, 2014
Bottle poured a cloudy gold with a lasting white head. Aromas of wheat, yeast, coriander and light citrus. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a dry finish. Flavors of wheat, yeast, coriander and light citrus with a crisp dry lingering coriander finish.

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
hopscotch (9490) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - OCT 2, 2006
UPDATED: OCT 3, 2006 Bottle... GABF RB Tasting ’06... Clear, straw-colored ale with a small, frothy, white head. Breadsy, lightly phenolic aroma. Mildly sweet, fruity flavor with soft bitterness and spice. Light-bodied with a coarse mouthfeel and gentle carbonation. Finishes spicy and dry. Thanks go out to DenverLogan for providing the bottle!

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
adnielsen (9449) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAR 25, 2011
On tap @ Millstream. Hazy light orangish yellow appearance with a white head. Nice coriander, orange peel, yeasty white ale aroma. Coriander and orange peel led white ale flavor. Spices are done well.


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