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Moon River Wild Wacky Wit Beer
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RATINGS: 99   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21/5   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Our wit beer (white beer) is an old style Belgian ale, brewed with wheat and barely , and spiced with Curacao bitter orange peel and coriander. The coriander and orange zest are detectable in the beer's aroma with a lingering, yet subtle "orangeiness." A unique one of a kind brew!
Moon River earned four medals at the 2005 Georgia Craft Brew Challenge hosted by Georgians for World-Class Beer. On Nov. 5, more than 200 lucky people packed the Biergarten at Atlanta’s 5 Seasons Brewing Company to taste the best beers made in Georgia. During the blind judging session, judges evaluated 35 beers and deemed:
• Belgian Ale Category: 1st Place - Wild Wacky Wit


2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 25, 2006
(On tap) Very hazy - almost milky white - with a creamy, white head. Extremely perfumy, oozing with coriander and orange peel. Light body, a bit flat, discreet wheaty accents and a dry, lightly tart finish. 010406

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Theydon_Bois (16461) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 18, 2015
Keg at the brewpub, 19/02/15. Hazed yelloe with a moderate white cap. Nose is bitter lemon, spice, clove, straw. Taste comprises pissy citric shavings, vanilla, light floral notes, lemon rind, straw, faint herbals. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close. Ok wit.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jtclockwork (14601) - , New Jersey, USA - FEB 24, 2015
Draft. Pours cloudy yellow white head. NOse/taste of orange peel, banana, wheat malt. Lighter body.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tmoney99 (13250) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - SEP 8, 2007
Draft sample at SBGF07. Poured hazy white color with a medium frothy white head that lasted with good lacing. Moderate yeasty sweet citrus aroma. Light to medium body with a sticky texture. Medium citrus sweet flavor with a light sweet finish of moderate duration.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
argo0 (13021) - Washington DC, USA - JUN 13, 2008
Cloudy lemon body with white head. Aroma is medium sweet, lemon, some clove. Taste is medium sweet, coriander, light lemon, banana. Watery light body, light creaminess.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ferris (12143) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 17, 2015
Draft - Citrus and perfumy grains with a touch of banana. Cloudy yellow with a decent white head. Sweet, perfumy, lemon and a sweet finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jcwattsrugger (12113) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - MAY 11, 2007
on tap-pours a white head and cloudy straw color. Aroma is faint wheat. Taste is faint wheat, bitter orange peel. Light body. OK effervescence.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Scopey (11991) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 7, 2013
Tap at Moon River. It pours cloudy gold with a medium white head. The nose is wheat, herbal, floral, wheat, earth and a light touch of smoke. The taste is wheat, earth, light sweetness, orange peel, floral, light spice and a touch of herb with a dry, faintly citric finish. Medium body and fine carbonation. Smooth and refreshing wit. Great for the Savannah heat!

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerandBlues2 (11973) - Escondido, California, USA - DEC 28, 2004
Hazy yellow with a white head. Fair lacing. Orange hop aroma with a corriander nose. Malt flavor with a lingering fruitiness. Mild and refreshing on the palate.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dogbrick (11180) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - JAN 14, 2013
Sample at the brewpub. Slightly cloudy straw color with a medium white head that recedes steadily to an outer ring. Short strings of lacing on the glass. Aroma of citrus, wheat and spice. Light-bodied with flavors of sweet spices, fruity yeast and malt. The finish is wheaty with a citrus aftertaste. Decent overall.


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