RateBeer
overall
71
89
style
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen

bottled
available

on tap
available

Local Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 146   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.26   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 12   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
La Perouse White is a fresh handcrafted Belgian inspired witbier brewed with wheat and European Pilsner malts, spiced with coriander and fresh local mandarin oranges.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
tiong (4331) - Espoo, FINLAND - SEP 29, 2012
355ml can from Drink Shop, Tallinn

Canned on 14.02.12 - Pours yellow with a tiny head. Aroma of yeast, earthy notes, spices, wheat and hints of fruits. Taste is yeasty and earthy with notes of spices, fruits and barnyard. Finish is slightly bitter and malty. Decent, quite yeasty and spicy witbier.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dogbrick (9085) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - SEP 27, 2012
This beer is a hazy straw color with a medium foamy white head that diminishes slowly. Small sticky patches of lacing. The aroma consists of citrus, wheat and yeast. Light-bodied with flavors of yeast, bready malt and sweet fruit. The finish is fruity with some sweet spice in the aftertaste. Decent Wit overall.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
flip_soeperman (687) - NETHERLANDS - SEP 17, 2012
The aroma of vanilla? is quite overpowering, but does give it some warmth that is quite nice. Interesting perfumated white.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DrSilverworm (7934) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - SEP 15, 2012
12oz can from Beer Run for $2.50, canned 3/39/12. Hazy yellow color. Good thin white head. Some bubbles on the side of the glass. A couple bits of sediment at the bottom. Nice zesty sweet orange peel and coriander taste. Mandarin oranges. Wheat, light hops, a little yeasty. Some banana. Smooth lighter carbonation, with a nice soft texture. Slightly sticky finish. Some loose lace. A solid wit.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Marduk (3476) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - SEP 9, 2012
330ml can. Hazy light brown color. Tiny white head appears. Sweet, oranges, fruity, grainy aroma. Malty, fruity, sweetish, yeasty, and bit bready in taste. Nice crisp.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
FatPhil (9977) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - SEP 5, 2012
355ml can (Drink Shop, Tallinn)
Fairly typical wit aroma - fair amount of wheatiness, slightly citrussy. The more pronounced parts of the retronaslas are quite similar to some of our simas in places - quite zesty. Oddly, if you pay attention to it, you’ll get some alcohol too, which is odd off a wit. Taste is, to be honest, a bit of a let down. Until you remember this is just a wit, and most wits are as dull as dishwater. The coriander comes over more in the taste, and there’s a strange coconut thing going on with the citrus too. A bit watery and fizzy, and summer’s over. Finish does at least have a hopy and zesty bite to remind you you’ve drunk something. Alas it also reminds me I drank something as dull as dishwater. Technically I can’t flaw it, it’s a good wit. But not a good beer.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rasmus40 (12674) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - SEP 4, 2012
Can from Salling, Aarhus. Hazy yellow with a white head. Aroma is sweet, wheaty, yeasty, citrus and coriander. Flavor is medium sweet and light bitter. Light dry and light bitter finish. 040912

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dantheman278 (1361) - SCOTLAND - SEP 2, 2012
Can at home. Opaque murky yellow, thick fluffy white head fades to nothing. Light spiced fruits, touch of yeasty lemon on the nose. Soft sweet wit malt character, touch of bubblegum, spicy estery character, lemon detergent character(!?), soft spicy juicy linger. OK.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beersiveknown (3620) - NORTHERN IRELAND - AUG 31, 2012
Can from@trembling mad on the train. Pours hazy blonde, fluffy white head, tangerines and yeast esters. Spiky carbonation, touch of pineapple, pith, corriander and sweet malt

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
teorn88 (3545) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 28, 2012
12oz bottle. Pours a hazy nice yellow with a medium, frothy to creamy white head. Aroma is fairly sweet: melon, banana, coriander. Grainy wheat, sweetish, light coriander and peppery finish. Oranges as well. Good carbonation and medium bodied. Very nice and refreshing summer brew.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 « 3 4 5  6  7 8 9 » 15


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50