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Style: Belgian White (Witbier)
Tardinghen, France
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen

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RATINGS: 94   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.11   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle: Unfiltered.
Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij until 2005
A white, light beer, aromatic and refreshing with soft winter wheat and malted barley, Wissant White is ideal for drinking in summer, but also all year round to accompany fish, shrimps, crabs and so on.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
pilsnerrogge (2538) - Finspång, SWEDEN - AUG 24, 2007
75 cl corked bottle Hazy yellow colour. Large and thick head. Spicy, zesty citrus aroma. Light body. Flavour is ripe oranges and aniseed leading to a dry citrus finish. Refreshing.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
mabjork (674) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 7, 2007
Bottled. Thanx oh6gdx! Hazy pale yellow in colour. Bubbly white head, lacings. The aroma is wheaty and white wine like. Coriander is present as well. The flavour is spicy and sweet. Some wheat, some herbs and together they makd a breath taking combination. There is a sweetness and a seed like sensation in the atertaste.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
larsniclas (5745) - Billdal, SWEDEN - JUL 21, 2007
Bottled. Pale yellow with a firm, white head. Spicy and yeasty aroma. Fruity favour; pomerance. Psicy; coriander and yeast.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (17614) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUL 17, 2007
Bottle. Pours a hazy pale yellow color with a white head. Sweet fruity wheat aroma with some hints of citrus. Sweer fruity and slightly bitter citrus flavor. Sweetish malty wheat finish with hints of citrus in the aftertaste.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rlgk (11527) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUL 13, 2007
75 cl bottle. Pale yellow color, nice lasting white head. Citric aroma, some yeast, some fruit and with spicy notes. Fruity flavor, citric, some dough and yeast, quite fresh and quite alot of beer to be only ABV 4.5. Maild fruity finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
omhper (19976) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - JUL 11, 2007
Bottled. Clear golden, rocky head. Citric aroma heavy on coriander. Sweet with clean, rounded mouthfeel. Fruity and rather intense in flavour for such a light beer - coriander, yeast and lemon peels. This and the sweetness reduces the refreshing qualities, making it more of a low sipper, or something in between the two. No bitterness.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
oh6gdx (20947) - Vasa, FINLAND - JUL 11, 2007
Bottled. Hazy yellow colour, mediumsized white head. Aroma is very big coriander, zest, a lot of other citrusfruits, wheat and some more spices involved. Flavour is coriander, wheat, slight yeast and some grass. A very pleasant thing, that at the same time is very refreshing and full of stuff. One of the better Witbiers I have had.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Veer (362) - Landskrona, SWEDEN - JUL 4, 2007
Aroma: nice, citrus, vaguely smoky, yeasty, hot cloves & allspicelike aroma, sourish, slightly soapy. Nice.
Appearance: plae, amlost opaque icy lemon yellow. Frothy, white head.
Flavour: sourish with a corny sweetness. Nice, light sweet malt aftertaste. Drinkable but very tame.
Palate: wuite ok. Nothing special here. Simple, thin fizzy wit body.

An ok summer beer really. Quite drinkable. I’m not sure whether I like the almost fudgy sweetness though.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Gr0ve (2157) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUL 1, 2007
750 ml bottle. Yellowish white colour. Weakly cloudy, but get much cloudier when pouring the remainings of the bottle. Rich sweet bready citrus aroma. Not that much coriander that one can find in other witbiers. Full flavoured with lots of character. High carbonation level makes it very lively, but still has a rich texture with yeast and bread. A very nice witbier.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
lgklotet (432) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUN 27, 2007
Bottle, 75 cl. Pours a perfect wit. I found this to be slightly weak in constitution and lacking body, even for a thirst quenching wit. Wouldn’t mind having it again though.


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