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Brewed by Macs Brewery
Style: Belgian White (Witbier)
Wellington, New Zealand
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen

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RATINGS: 52   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.66   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Choos (643) - Taylors Hill, - JAN 31, 2009
Aroma: funky notes giving way to citrus and a hint of pear. Appearance: hazy pale yellow with a large fluffy white head. Flavour: bubblegum and citrus with a soapy creamy aftertaste. Palate: medium mouthfeel and very carbonated.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Borup (6266) - Albertslund, DENMARK - NOV 23, 2014
Tap. hazy yellow colour with a white head. Aroma and flavour of wheat, citrus, spice and grassy.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Rulymel (155) - SPAIN - AUG 10, 2014
Good grainy taste, malt and wheat. Balanced but it would need some citric and spicy notes to be more interesting.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
KeefOz (963) - Tarragindi, AUSTRALIA - FEB 18, 2014
Tasted 4/2/2014. BB 19/09/14. Poured a cloudy yellow gold colour with 5mm of white foam that retained OK and laced OK. Carbonation moderate with large bubbles. Aroma dominated by spices, particularly cloves, and not much else. Taste with slight cloves that masks anything else. Light body. Smooth, light with slightly clove finish. Nothing special but on par with most wheat beers.

2.2
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Leonardus (42) - Rolleston, NEW ZEALAND - OCT 4, 2013
Not a great example of a weissbier. From 568ml bottle (NZ$2.59 at Countdown!), poured with a small head, and then disappeared (actually it went a bit flat - glass was clean too). Very little lacing on glass. No nose, no aroma - disappointing. Taste of citrus and coriander, nothing else. Doesnít stack up to other much better witbiers on the market. The only thing they got right was, yes it is a cloudy wheat beer. I donít think it will be around much longer. Wonít buy again.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kiwianer (3380) - Otorohanga, NEW ZEALAND - SEP 23, 2013
The head is ok, the body light and cloudy. It smells sweet, citrus, coriander, malty, fresh, bit grassy. The taste is coriander, spicy, less malty, bit citrus. 12/12/11/12/-/11

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
elbernays (618) - Dublin, IRELAND - AUG 30, 2013
Cloudy pale yellow. Head dissipates but creates nice rings. Bland with sharp acidic metallic aftertaste. I find it difficult to find much flavour in this beer. Distinctly average

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Travlr (13167) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUL 30, 2013
Draft at the source. Cloudy golden yellow color. Aroma of banana and lemon esters. Taste is banana bubblegum and clove. OK.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Imaena (1881) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - JUN 9, 2013
Draught. This brewery has really not lived up to the hype. I found the wit to be bland and and uninspiring.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
joe19612 (1924) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - MAY 19, 2013
Bottle. Pours a light gold colour with a firm white head, weak wheat aroma with some spice, the taste is light and has some wheat and spice with a dry fruity finish.

3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
davidm (1938) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - FEB 25, 2013
On tap at Macís Brewbar. Nice, balanced taste. Aromas of lemon and bubblegum. Taste is sweet, with soft tartness, and average length. Palate is oily, and medium bodied; dry finish. Pale, cloudy, with a thin head.


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