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RATINGS: 42   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.03   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerBunker (709) - Burbank, Illinois, USA - MAY 29, 2009
Draft at Piece. Pours golden with a small white head. Aroma is of yeast, hops, spice, citrus, and and straw. Doesn’t smell very appealing. Taste is very spicy with lots of coriander and banana. A decent hop taste with citrus and pine. Not overly flavorful. Very light mouthfeel. A weak offering from Piece.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
cgarvieuk (14332) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 11, 2009
Tap at Piece Post DLD ... pale yellow ... light fruit ... little yeasty nose ... sweet and fruity ... belgian hop ... little sdry.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
daknole (9115) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - APR 28, 2009
Tap at Piece. Gold pour. Not great. An odd vegetal or spicy note leads this one off on the wrong foot. I got some yeasty aromas, but not what I expected. Dusty and weird smelling. Flavor isn’t a helluva lot better. Too dry. Too vegetal/spice driven. Even the carbonation wasn’t blending well. Poor effort IMO.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
NobleSquirrel (3437) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - APR 18, 2009
Draft at Piece. Pours a cloudy yellow with a fluffy white head. On the nose, it’s a touch skunky and yeasty, muted spices, some banana. Taste is much the same, particularly dry and peppery with a thin body. Somewhat spicy and bananas in the taste as well. Ok.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
drewbeerme (3879) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 25, 2009
on tap at piece. pours hazy golden with white head. nose is spicy, pepper, cloves, yeast. flavors are floral, herbal, perfume, pepper, and yeast. drinkable and easy going beer that worked with the pizza.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ughsmash (7137) - Pewaukee, Wisconsin, USA - JAN 24, 2009
On tap at Piece. Poured hazy pale golden with a well-retained short cap of white head. The aroma picked up spicy peppery notes, cloves, and banana esters in a nice yeasty impression.. pale malts and honey supported.. well-balanced if not a tad sweet. The flavor had primarily pale malts at the core with bananas and black pepper surrounding.. moderate perfume and floral bitterness joined, but didn’t necessarily complement the rest of the drink.. finished dry and spicy. Light-to-medium bodied with higher carbonation on the palate.. spices were a little much at times, and the bitterness could’ve been toned down too.. otherwise quite drinkable.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
HonkeyBra (3384) - Lemont, Illinois, USA - JAN 21, 2009
Yeah, it was golden. Pretty light, slightly fruity. Kind of watery. Not sure this was the best choice.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
chicagodri (1683) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 18, 2009
On tap at Piece. I don’t know how much of a Belgian this beer was. I thought it was a lighter beer for more of the general masses to like. Pours gold with a thin white head. Light aroma of malt. Tastes sweet and it easy to drink, but nothing special. On another note, this place was packed with a wait on a Saturday @ 1:30, so business is good.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
WickerBrew (311) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 15, 2009
This was pretty weak - very light and bubbly without much hops. Big time sweetness too. Its probably spot on for the style but not the direction i want to head when I am going for good beer. Its nice to see new stuff on tap though, its been a while since I have seen something I havent had there.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
CanIHave4Beers (3281) - Pouring Bus, Iowa, USA - JAN 10, 2009
From a growler at a tasting a couple of months ago. I like the einkle/single style, glad they are being brewed. This one leaned a little sweeter than most Singels I have had. This looks like a wit in the glass, kind of hazy and light golden/orangish. Aroma has a fantastic yeastiness, along with some fruity aromas including but not limited to banana. Some caramel flavors. This is a little watery, but certainly not bad.


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