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RATINGS: 978   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64/5   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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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.


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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sham (1845) - Seattle, Washington, USA - DEC 5, 2007
Fairly clear straw gold with a small head and lots of carbonation. Strong and acidic yeast in the nose with some lemon citrus there. Damp hay/straw there as well. The flavor is fairly spicy with a sweeter version of the lemon citrus coming out. The yeast and straw notes are there as well. Not as strong as the nose. Nice and light mouthfeel. Finishes off with a touch of spicy citrus.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
NikkTwist (2410) - 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.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
McNeillR (2140) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 21, 2016
Very murky bright sandy yellow, very thin bubbly head. Nose is a rich sweaty zest, a bit burnt plastic and soft earthiness. Initial taste is a rich vibrant tartness, stoney fruit and veg. Carbonation is sleek and mouthfeel is gritty. Finishes a fair power of grapefruit and pineapplely with lingers of more rich tartness. What is Wit. Bottle, Beermoth.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Desverger (6637) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - FEB 21, 2016
Bottle shared@Appellation Wine, Edinburgh - golden orange pour with white head. Aroma and taste has prominent citrus orange fruit, medium sour, some grassy and floral nuance into the finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
nihtila (2566) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 21, 2016
Clear pale golden. Nose is spices, lemon, funky, tart apples. Taste is tart and bitter, lemon, herbs, cloves, spices. I liked the nose more than the taste and palate.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Evilkniamhel (300) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 21, 2016
From bottle. Pours hazy lemon gold. Nose of citrus fruit, apricot. Tart and refreshing to taste.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AshtonMcCobb (4831) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 21, 2016
Bottle thanks to McNeillR. Appearance - looks like a wit. Pale yellow, thin head. Nose - definitely sour. Wood and sour apples. Taste - more of the same. Palate - light to medium bodied with a tangy texture and a long dry finish. Overall - not a wit more of a sour. Good beer.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (9256) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 21, 2016
Bottle at appellation. Pours pale golden, nose is huge funk, citrus, yeasty, taste is similar, dry funk.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
allmyvinyl (8695) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 21, 2016
Bottle at Comely Bankers II. Pours hazy yellow with a thin white head. Aromas of light farmhouse funk. Taste is light sour, apple, paracetamol. Dry, crisp finish.

4.3
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
nerdboy19 (171) - Seoul, SOUTH KOREA - JAN 16, 2016
The witbier’s orange-citrus character and lemony tart, sour character really works well together. Nice.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
RABinCO (1508) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - DEC 17, 2015
Bottle into a glass. Super hazy hay pour. Aroma of spice, funk, horse blanket, earth, pepper, apples. Taste is tart apples, spice, funk, fruity esters, white bread. Slight tartness. Crisp and refreshing, easy drinking but complex.


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