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RATINGS: 987   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64/5   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
An artisan white ale brewed in the classic biere blanche tradition. Spiced with orange peel and coriander, you'll find it refreshingly tart, with a wonderful dry finish.

Chrisco88's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Chrisco88 (9) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - FEB 5, 2010
Appearance: Very pale gold color, almost yellow. A bit of yeast cloudiness which fits the style. Large creamy head that lasts a while. Aroma: Very light and citrus-y, a bit of a sour twang that I really enjoy but seems to dominate the senses. Taste: A little sour but perfectly balanced with a clean, tart aftertaste. Tastes a bit like cider but has a great brett taste that I loved. No hop character at all. Palate: Pretty thin but very intensely carbonated, finishes clean with a nice tart pucker. Overall: Hands down my favorite wit (my favorite style mind you!) and definitely in my top 5. It’s a fantastic tasting beer and stands out among every other wit I’ve tried, but like most wits it doesn’t hold your interest for more than a glass or so.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
dfinney23 (2938) - Houston, Texas, USA - OCT 13, 2016
That may be the most accurate label description I’ve ever seen. Orange peel and coriander, refreshingly tart, wonderfully dry finish. Nailed it.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
George999 (410) - Colorado, USA - SEP 18, 2016
UPDATED: SEP 18, 2016 From bottle, the pour is slightly cloudy and is pale yellow in color with a thin head that dissipates. The aroma is sour and lemon. The taste is bitter lemon, cilantro, and coriander. As I continue drinking this, the orange peel becomes more prevalent. The mouthfeel is thin and the finish is Herbal, sour and strong lemon.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Kita (1914) - Koper, SLOVENIA - AUG 24, 2016
Bottle, 0.375l. Hazy pale golden color with thin quickly diminishing white head and average sparkling appearance. Aroma is funky, yeasty, vinous, grainy, citric and with notes of coriander. Taste starts light sweet grainy, bready and funky, follows by refreshing tart citrus, yeast and white wine, mouthfeel is crisp and dry, while finish is mild bitter. Light body, thin texture and average carbonation in palate. Nonaggressive funky witbier...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Maakun (4066) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - AUG 11, 2016
Tap at Jolly Pumpkin Detroit. Hazy light golden with white head. Light sour grains and lemon, light spices and grass, dry wheat dough. Under medium sour and light bitter. Under medium bodied with soft fizzy carbonation. Very refreshing!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BeerGolem (807) - Quebec, CANADA - JUL 11, 2016
On tap. Pours pale yellow with foamy white head. Some lacing. Aroma is of citrus, coriander, white wine. Taste features a strong and pleasant acidity, wheat, white wine, and oak. Refreshing to the max. Over average Witbier

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
NordicV (1955) - Malmö, Sweden, SWEDEN - JUL 8, 2016
Disig gyllengul öl med vitt skum. Doften är lätt citronsyrlig med jäst och hö. I smaken tillkommer en lättare kryddighet.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
MetalNHopHead (1458) - Lincoln, Nebraska, USA - JUL 1, 2016
I’m sure the first time I found beer to be truly enjoyable was when I was drinking a white ale in the summer. I’m glad to say that enjoyment has never changed despite all the great things I’ve gotten to try. Calabaza Blanca is an extremely classy Wit and a phenomenal summer choice. It pours light yellow with pillowy head. Fruit peel, spice, yeast, and bread aromas. Both the flavor and consistency are creamy. Lots of sweetness in this brew, but it’s balanced by a light tartness in the finish. Go figure, an excellent yeast-focused brew from Jolly Pumpkin.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
HuskerTan (1715) - Kearney, Nebraska, USA - JUN 26, 2016
Bottle. A- Lemon, wheat, soft. A- Yellow color, cloudy liquid, white head. T- Lemon, wheat, citrus, milky, egg, subtle spice. P- Light body, creamy texture, average carbonation, soft finish. O- Not really a typical wit in my opinion, but good. Very light and not a lot of flavor. I expected it to be sour or funky but it was not.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
PanMarek (267) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 13, 2016
Cloudy / hazy golden pour with thick, disappearing foam. Moderately spicy nose -- coriander and orange, with a touch of pepper. The pepper and citrus persists in the taste with a moderate tartness at the end. It is a good wheat beer with a slightly surprising and pleasant tartness and dry finish. Reminiscent of their Uber Wit, but less aggressive.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
NikkTwist (2773) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 25, 2016
Draft at Bru Craft. Hazy pale yellow pout with fizzy soft white foam that left a lasting ring but no lace. Bright citrus florals with just a hint of straw. Modestly tart. Lemon shortbread. Clementine marmalade. Grape leaves. Loquats. Oyster crackers. Thirst quenching.

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