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Mikkeller
Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Belgian White (Witbier)
Copenhagen, Denmark
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen

bottled
common

on tap
common

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RATINGS: 409   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.67   EST. CALORIES: 228   ABV: 7.6%
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Brewed by Mikkeller at De Proef Brouwerij, Lochristi-Hijfte, Belgium.
Not just another wit bier. The style taken to another level. Strong and hoppy. The world’s first IPW?
Ingredients : Water, malt (pale and amber), unmalted wheat, flaked oats, hops (goldings, amarillo, saaz and cascade), spices (orange peel and coriander seeds) and yeast.


Cirrhosis' rating

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Cirrhosis (1175) - Edmonton, Alberta, - JAN 18, 2013
WTF ...... on tap ..... this is crystal clear bronze I have never seen a Wit that looks like this. Small cap to. Aroma is very mild but seems right. Wheat, big apple juice, very very mild. I do hit hops in the nose but not that much. Strange taste, apple, banana, yeast and citrus. Not sure what to think. Comes across very sweet, kind of tastes like a hangover. Perfumy alcohol ........ that is not good to find. Feel is to thin. I know this not a true Wit but still what ells can I compare it to, I’d so much rathe have a Ho or a Blach de cham. I can drink this but i think i’ll never have it again. In my opinion this is a rare miss by Mikkeller. Marks do seem to low.


3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BlazerT (33) - POLAND - APR 19, 2014
Bottle. Teku glass. Golden clousy with pretty big three fingers, white head. Medium lacing. The aroma is lemon, citrus hops, zesty orange, yeasty character, some spices (coriander), bread. Booze is noticable. Taste is lemon bitter, light sweet, definetely belgian character (yeast). Creamy, lively carbonation, semid-dry character and dry finish. In overall as a witbier it’s average, but complexity and hoppy character makes this beer interesting.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
pentaz (952) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 16, 2014
Tap @ Mikkellerbar, Viktoriagade. Pours cloudy golden with a white head. Aroma coriander, multi-fruit juice, citrus, crackers, orange-peel, wheat, grass and pine. Taste moderate sweet, bitter and mild tart. Body is medium, texture is watery, carbonation is soft, Finishes dry.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Buczer (99) - Pabianice, POLAND - APR 13, 2014
UPDATED: APR 15, 2014 On tap. Bit hazy with no head. Golden colour. Intense cereals aroma. Light/medium bitterness with wheat note. Bitter finish

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Unde (289) - Helsinki, FINLAND - APR 8, 2014
Hazy golden orange beer with fluffy head on top and lots of beautiful lacing. Aroma has lemon, orange peel, grapefruit, spices, maybe coriander. Taste is spicy, with some yeast, bitter grapefruit and orange peel. Body is full and carbonation is high and crispy. Nice wit, and a brilliant beer again from Mikkeller.

4.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Alusmamuts (148) - LATVIA - APR 4, 2014
LIght amber a bit cloudy, white cap. Interesting rich taste with fruity notes and bitterness toward throat. Stable afterbitterness.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beerhammaren (895) - FINLAND - MAR 26, 2014
.75l bottle @ Harry’s Pours hazy golden yellow with medium high stiff head. Aroma is yeast, hops, citrus, fruity. Flavor is mostly same. Nice ammount of CO2. Nice beer!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
john44 (556) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 23, 2014
Bottle - Cloudy Orange in colour. Very Citrus fruity; orange zest and peel, lemon. Hoppy; grassy and piney resinous hops. Yeasty and spicy (lots of coriander, cloves). Malty; malt, wheaty. Wonderful sour citrus fruity hoppy hit. A hybrid, IPA and witbier? Terrific Witbier!

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
pintbypint (2386) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - FEB 25, 2014
330ml brown bottle. Gold with expected haze. A few fingers worth of white foam on top. Spotty lace. Nose has zippy citrus hops, lots of oily orange zest. Taste has zesty orange peels and a bit of pine and coriander.. Bitter finish with more citrus in the aftertaste. Lightish bodied and medium carbonation. Unusual for a wit, but overall this super enjoyable hoppy wheat ale.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mark_Eck (240) - - FEB 16, 2014
Pours a hazy golden orange. Smells of bread and citrus. Flavor is citrus, happiness with medium bitterness.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
VictorStr (993) - Helsingborg, SWEDEN - FEB 12, 2014
Tyckte denna var riktigt bra. Balanserad och harmonisk. Frisk och jästig. Grumligt gulaktig.


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