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RATINGS: 461   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37   EST. CALORIES: 117   ABV: 3.9%
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Celis White has been revived by Michigan Brewing Company with the blessing of its founder and his daughter, Christine Celis. The original Celis White, brewed in Austin, TX by Pierre Celis during the early and mid 1990’s, ceased production when Mr. Celis closed his Austin microbrewery and moved to Belgium.


Tessic's rating

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Tessic (906) - Brantford, Ontario, - OCT 11, 2012
This witbier poured a cloudy light yellow colour with a big, beautiful, bright white head. To the nose there are scents of spice, cooked veggies, dough and a little vinegar. First sip was very carbonated and somewhat watery with flavours of cinnemon, spice, vanilla and hay. Finish is spicey with flavours of cinnemon lingering on the palate.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
HonusWagner (1599) - Florida, USA - DEC 15, 2014
Pretty much a stock witbier, I’m almost disappointed given how much I like the St. Bernardus wit and how this is supposed to be the same recipe. It’s just your typical lightly sweet, orange dominant with some coriander, wit.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
mjik83 (645) - - DEC 4, 2014
************************************************** + Niet mijn smaak ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
slowrunner77 (6084) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 26, 2014
"a touch of skunk or sour that kinda fits with this very very light bodied and colored ale. fruitiness from the citrus and coriander done very well. this was a very nice, very refreshing surprise in a style i don’t go out of my way to drink. will revisit in the summer."

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Sjoerdve (96) - - MAY 20, 2014
Bottle. It's a very nice white beer. It's a bit different, and that's good. Would recommend ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
J_man (734) - Tustin, California, USA - MAR 25, 2014
That great aroma of coriander and celery is exactly what I remember from the old Celis White. Crystal clear and very pale yellow (so much so it looks like cider) with a white foamy head. Lightly sweet with a sour tinge and that great vegetal flavor that makes this beer so unique. The lightest of floral hop bitterness shows through, but the taste is very unified although not one-dimensional. Residual honey sweetness and lasting yeasty flavor makes another sip inevitable. A classic beer that I wish was easier to find. Looks like Pierre’s daughter is going to revive it in Austin, TX this year, so let’s hope that dream comes true!!

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rumproasts (3232) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - OCT 7, 2013
tap @ now defunct brewpub on 16 Nov 2011. hazy gold with small head. has the spicing of a white, but not quite in the right proportions. not awful, which is about as good as you get with MBC.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Cbuk1013 (243) - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA - JUN 18, 2013
I don’t remember drinking this beer but my wife really liked it. And I got lucky that night so I guess I’ll be buying some more. The rating is based on the results.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
MadRobin (2069) - Silver Spring, USA - JUN 10, 2013
Poured from 12 oz. bottle. Lightly hazy, pastel gold with a near-white head that nearly filled the glass on first pour and decent lacing. Aroma of lemon (both sweet and tart), lemon zest, yeast, coriander, mild banana and light malt. Taste of lemon, yeast, bread, light malt coriander and banana, with the lemon and light malt dominating. Medium/light body and low/medium carbonization. A refreshing lemony quaff, but then so is lemonade. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ShivanDragon (1796) - Leeuwarden, NETHERLANDS - MAY 9, 2013
@CafeDeMarkies Sinaasappelsap kleurtje met witte kraag Aroma: fris gras, hooi, citrus, mout Smaken: citrus, fruitig, fris hoppig, licht zoet, licht bittertje Droog in de afdronk, prima terrasbier

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Patrickctenchi (4070) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - APR 11, 2013
Pours extremely pale yellow with a short white head. Scent is underrripe banana, light orange. Taste is slightly sour citrus, wheat. Very, very light....crisp. A tasty and nice drinking beer.


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