Brewed by Magic Rock
Style: Witbier
Huddersfield, England
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen


on tap

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RATINGS: 123   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.56/5   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
A decidedly light hearted take on a European classic. An extra pale body and subtle bitterness set the tone letting the speciality Belgian yeast shine, while Curacao Orange and Coriander add fruity, spicy notes. True to form we decided to clown around with sack loads of our favourite US hops in the hop back and in cold conditioning. The result is a beer to lift the spirits and make you smile, not one for the purists maybe but whoever took a Clown seriously?

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
superflyguy (433) - Leeds, West Yorkshire, - SEP 22, 2012
not up to the usual standards for me. still better than most out there though. a nod to the wit influence with a yeasty zingy taste. loads of tropical hops kind of muddle the style but create a good drink. keg. swan on the stray. harrogate

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
VastActiv (4251) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - OCT 24, 2015
Tap at Kitty’s, Helsinki. Colour is slightly cloudy golden with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Spices, wheat, Belgian yeast and malts.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tide (2442) - Espoo, FINLAND - OCT 24, 2015
Draught at Kitty's. Hazy orange color, white head. Bitter taste with citrus, hops, peach, mango, grass and earthy notes. Bitter finish with citrus, hops, mango, peach and grass. Very nice IPA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mike_77 (4326) - Breda, NETHERLANDS - OCT 21, 2015
Hazy yellow. The aroma and flavour remind me very much of a witbier. Light tartness. It’s fruity, tangy and fresh.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tderoeck (6904) - Gent, BELGIUM - OCT 21, 2015
26/IX/15 - on tap @ Borefts 2015 (Bodegraven) - BB: n/a (2015-1377) Thanks to 77ships, Elmanana+1 and the Israeli beer tickers scene for sharing today’s beers!

Bit cloudy orange beer, creamy off-white head, pretty stable, adhesive, leaving a nice lacing in the glass. Aroma: very fruity, exotic fruits, resinous, hoppy, citrus. MF: ok carbon, medium body. Taste: fruity, exotic fruits, melons, bit sweet, hoppy, bitter. Aftertaste: resinous, bitter hops, citrus, pineapple.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DSG (9343) - Tel Aviv, - OCT 18, 2015
[9/26/15] Draught sample at Borefts Beer Festival 2015 in Bodegraven. Cloudy yellow. Aroma of wheat, phenolic spiciness, and a bit of hops. Bitterish flavor, dry, with wheat, spiciness, and some hops. Light to medium-bodied.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
RasmusOtt (1763) - Aarhus, DENMARK - OCT 5, 2015
Tap @ Borefts Beer Festival. Pours golden orange with a white head. Aroma of wheat, bread crust, some fresh hops, sweeter esters, citrus and floral notes. The taste is refreshing with all the notes from the aroma along with a rather creamy body. Like a wit with a kick of hops - comes out refreshing!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
PhillyCraft (4541) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 2, 2015
Sampled at BBF, pours hazy golden orange with average white head. Notes are coriander, orange peel, spice, and banana ester. Not a huge wit fan but this was decent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ElManana (1307) - Scheldewindeke, BELGIUM - OCT 1, 2015
Draft at Borefts, thanks all for sharing! Grass, weeds, light sour, wheaty. Nice, but a bit of a letdown considering this is Magic Rock.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
77ships (6195) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - SEP 30, 2015
Thx! for sharing. Sampled draft @ Borefts 2015. Day 2. Hazy orange, creamy white head. Nose is rich grass, weeds, floral hops. Taste is flowers, bit too yeasty, grass, weeds, overly grassy, weeds, yeast, light wheat. Body is overly yeasty. Doesn’t entirely work but good enough.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Koelschtrinker (14127) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - SEP 27, 2015
Moderat hopfiger Antrunk. Etwas süßlich hefig, rund, die Hopfigkeit steigt noch. Würzig, etwas hefig. Gut. 11/11/11/12//11

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