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RATINGS: 36   MEAN: 3.29/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.26   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Brewed with high quality Pilsner and Wheat malts, generously spiced with coriander and whole navel oranges. Belgian yeast provides the traditional refreshingly tart, spicy, and fruity flavor profile.

2014 GABF Gold Medal- Belgian -Style Witbier


3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Fatehunter (1579) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - MAY 17, 2015
Pours a finger of head on a hazy light straw body. The aroma is pine, floral and mandarin. The taste is mild pine and orange bitterness. The texture is softer. It’s nice, more of a bitter white ale.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jredmond (6028) - Manhattan, New York, USA - MAY 16, 2015
Bottle at the marathon tasting. Pours a hazy orange. Mouthfeel is medium with lots of spice and notes of fruit, clove, banana and peach.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
zvsn (916) - ISRAEL - MAY 11, 2015
Can sample at West Coast tasting at Beer & Beyond shop. Hazy yellow color. Smell of fruity esters, citrus peel, coriander, clove and yeast. Moderately sweet, strong coriander flavors, with citrus and lemon fruitiness, some spices. Light bodied, dry mouthfeel. OK.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rayaron (579) - Kfar Saba, ISRAEL - MAY 9, 2015
Can sample at a tasting at Beer&Beyond, Tel Aviv. Hazy yellow with no head. Aroma of orange and citrus, spicy, notes of coriander and wheat, a bit yeasty. Sweet orange flavor, spicy, notes of wheat, black pepper and coriander, light sourness, dry finish. Lively carbonation, light-bodied.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sask89 (498) - Regina, Saskatchewan, CANADA - MAY 4, 2015
Pours a very hazy pale yellow colour with a frothy white head that dissipates quickly. Aroma is of banana, coriander, and some yeast notes. Taste is a little sweet, quite nice. Thinner on the palate, light body, and good carbonation. A nice white ale overall.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Zymurgeist2 (1230) - Redwood City, California, USA - MAY 3, 2015
Bottle to glass. Spicy pepper and chaffed wheat aroma. Moderate fruit. Hazy yellow-gold with moderate full head. Taste is moderate high spice with lemon and wheat. A little soapy aspects. Medium thin mouthfeel but very easy to drink.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
brokensail (12472) - Orange County, California, USA - APR 25, 2015
Bottle @ home. Clear golden pour with a white head. Doesn’t smell terribly good. Sort of grainy and soapy. A little bit of cardboard, some apple, and white pepper. The flavor is a little soapy and mildly spicy. Some pepper, grass, and stale, watery apple juice. Not terribly pleasant.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
gnoff (8203) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - APR 8, 2015
Can, thanks to Ingo! Sampled on April 7, 2015.
Hazy to cloudy yellow color, smallish white head. Oranges, apricots, herbal, spicy, yeasty scent, zest. Yeasty, malty sweet, citrus zest, bitter taste. Bitter, yeasty, spicy aftertaste. Medium mouthfeel to smooth, lowing CO2, medium bitterness.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
slowrunner77 (6698) - Reno, Nevada, USA - APR 2, 2015
very nice n crisp. flavorful and aromatic for a wit. id get again in cans. good stuff.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
KansaiBeerLvrs (2854) - Kyoto, JAPAN - MAR 26, 2015
Saint-Archer White Ale pours a lovely light cloudy gold. The nose is spicy coriander & wheat. Sharply carbonated it is quite a lively beer in your mouth. The taste is orange peel, coriander & wheat. A fairly classic belgian witbier. Solid.


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