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RATINGS: 396   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.05   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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Crisp & lively, the hazy smoothness of this unfiltered White Ale is roused by the crackling of spring spices. From a hint of sweetness from orange peel & plum to the peppery bite of fresh ground coriander, the subtle blend of spices creates just the right refreshing kick to signal that spring is on its way. Cheers!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Whatup14 (600) - Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec, CANADA - APR 21, 2014
Bouteille 341ml. Couleur paille trouble, mousse blanche persistante. Arôme de coriandre, malt, blé?, citron léger. Goût de coriandre, citron, légère acidité, malt pâle. Carbonatation moyenne, corps moyen-faible.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
miquelcrush (97) - Granollers, SPAIN - APR 21, 2014
Cervesa un tant carbònica i amb un aroma a taronja molt curiós. Cerveza un tanto carbónica y con un aroma a naranja muy curioso.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
piscator34 (1889) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - APR 20, 2014
Bottled sample. Hazy orange in colour with medium carbonation. Aromas are of orange, malted wheat, vanilla, and a bit of coriander. Sweet and a bit heavy on the mouth, with more wheat, sweet citrus, plum, and white pepper. The heft of the wheat and the sweetness of the citrus made for a bit of an oppressive feeling on the palate. Not really refreshing in the way that witbiers typically are. Underwhelming overall.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ben4321 (3575) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - APR 19, 2014
Location: 12 oz bottle from Buy Rite, 4/19/14

Aroma: Wheat, spice/coriander, orange zest
Appearance: Hazy orange pour, white head, fizzy, scattered lace
Flavor: Taste is wheat and spice, light fruit/orange zest, clean, mid-bitter finish
Palate: Body is medium, with a lively carbonation, and a mid-dry finish
Overall Impression: This is a pretty solid example of the style. The nose is only okay, but the flavor is slightly better. Maybe a little too fizzy. Not bad overall though, drinkable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bookseeb (97) - Wenatchee, Washington, USA - APR 18, 2014
Appearance holds a cloudy yellow orange color supporting a dissipating head. Smell of the citrus, wheat, mild malt, hop and spice. Taste follows the aroma having a citrus spiciness to it. Mouthfeel is medium with good carbonation. Seem to make for a nice seasonal session.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
nick76 (4145) - Tampa, Florida, USA - APR 18, 2014
The aroma is metallic and yeasty with malt fruit and spice. The appearance is hazy gold with a large head. The taste is like the aroma but not as metallic. The palate is smooth. Overall very drinkable and bordering on very good but just a tad junky.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
lag91 (55) - Milton, Massachusetts, USA - APR 18, 2014
Light yellow in color. Aroma of coriander and orange peel. Taste is the same. A nice refreshing summeresk beer meant to drink in the winter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
burg326 (3255) - Florida, USA - APR 17, 2014
Poured a cloudy yellow color with aromas of orange peel, wheat and coriander. Flavors matched the aromas, it seems like the majority of Sam Adams wit beers are all the same.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
johnnymusky (106) - Minnesota, USA - APR 16, 2014
Way better than i thought it would be...refreshing as hell..smell was minimal...taste was pretty good...would drink again.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
spjensen (89) - Davis, California, USA - APR 16, 2014
In a bottle. The aroma was almost overwhelming lemon with a very sweet aftertaste. Ok but not great for a white ale.

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