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RATINGS: 1070   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Ommegang Witte, a traditional Belgian-style wheat ale with whispers of sweet orange and a touch of tart lemon. Soft and seductive.


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3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mcmisko (352) - New York, USA - AUG 10, 2012
Pours cloudy yellow with good white head. Decent wheat body with spice, light fruits, clove. Pretty standard and traditional, but not bad at all. Decent wheat and good representation of the style.


4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
commonmac (385) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - OCT 31, 2014
Tap at Yard House Mpls. Hazy golden in color as expected from a wit. Aroma of citrus and coriander. Taste is really enjoyable. Citrus and banana complement the wheat but not overkill. Like a significantly better Blue Moon that doesn’t cater to middle aged women. Pleasant spiced finish that maintains this beer?s easy to drink nature. This is one of the best breweries running and their wit is no exception.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jrob21 (2629) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - OCT 23, 2014
Another single from total wine and from the most ratings and available to me list as well. More on the fruity side of the equation. Not as much spice or yeast but the fruit is nice.

3.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
bierkitty (167) - Elysburg, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 23, 2014
From a 12 oz. bottle: Poured slightly cloudy straw with a sturdy meringue-like head. Aromas of bread, funk and citrus. Flavors are bready wheat and orange citrus with a good coriander bite on the finish. This is one of my favorite styles when well-crafted, which this one certainly is.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
slowrunner77 (6031) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 21, 2014
"i can still do without coriander in my beer, but the wheat really came through in the taste of this one. good nose. ok beer, just not really my style."

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
commonshawn (424) - - OCT 14, 2014
Tap at yard house. Light gold with white head and thick white head and lacing. Banana and citrus nose, lots of banana. Really nice wheat beer taste without the yeast funk. Crisp.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
alliance100 (779) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - OCT 12, 2014
750 bottle - pours a hazy yellow with fluffy white head . Soft citrus and yeast aroma . Nice sweetness with a hint of lemon . Had with steamed mussels , nice pairing . ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MRodgers1982 (101) - USA - SEP 26, 2014
Nice Wit. Phenolic clove and minimal banana. Yeasty in moderation, nice pAlate and carbonation. Some bandaid but not too bad with that. Refreshing.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Luvystypotables (758) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - SEP 22, 2014
Aroma of clove, banana, and Belgian yeast. Cloudy gold color, not much head. A taste of clove and banana with a watery feel and a banana finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
monk191 (1049) - California, USA - SEP 11, 2014
Overall a quite nice witte. Pours a very cloudy yellow with a white head. Smells of lemon and wheat. Taste is very well balanced, with lots of wheat and lemon. Had on tap at Tiburon Taps Beer Festival.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
geeklimit (201) - USA - SEP 10, 2014
Pours a hazy hay, strongly carbonated with a large, lumpy and fast-dissolving foam head. Strong and pleasant yeast aroma. Bright and fruity yeast taste on a very fizzy palate. Light yeast aftertaste with a lightly sticky mouthfeel.


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