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RATINGS: 235   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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Innocent yet beguiling, this hazy golden brew appears to be a classic wittier with its bright notes of orange citrus & coriander, but there’s a bit more mischief up its sleeve. Behind its sweet exterior lies an intriguing blend of white sage and rye for an earthly, spicy, and thoroughly refreshing brew.


0.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
obxdude10 (2116) - Pottstown, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 21, 2013
I don’t drink witbiers. I have never gotten along with them. They aren’t my style of beer. The only reason I even tasted this beer was because it came in the sampler case I purchased. I think it would be a disservice to the beer and the brewer if I made any comments about it. It’s their fault I don’t care for the style.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
PhatB420 (731) - Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA - JUL 21, 2013
12oz into a glass. Pours a hazy orange. Head is light and fluffy and maintains. Taste is funky orange with some slight rye, but not to overbearing or extreme, like a very light rye. a splash of rye if you would. Seems to be too much going on within this one, like the brew is not quite sure where it wants to go. That brings a muddle taste to the offering and confuses the pallate. Orange spice is prevalant, as is corriander and nutmeg. But, this selection does go finely with the summer mix pack and the heat wave felt in the northeast recently. get down on it.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
brenn79 (1725) - Idaho, USA - JUL 19, 2013
12 oz bottle, another witbier from Sam Adams, this has to be some kind of record! -Pours hazy golden with a one finger head that starts to fizz away but still leaves a nice ice cream looking head, halfway through there is just a thin ring. Aroma is strong in citrus, coriander, ginger. The taste is citrusy, orange, the rye is really there, bready spiciness, sage too. Interesting beer, good.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
DialSquare (3411) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - JUL 19, 2013
Bottle from a sampler 12 pack.
Big coriander and spice aroma with lemon, citrus zest.
Tastes are citrus, sweet toasted grain, spice, floral.
Lively palate.
It’s not horrible. Drinkable enough.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
davidajensen (206) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - JUL 17, 2013
Good beer. A great alternative to a hefe. Refreshing and light, but with a dry finish. The white thin head and lacing. You can smell the rye in the aroma. Good session drink.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
williamherbert (1385) - Syracuse, New York, USA - JUL 16, 2013
Has the peppery wheat aroma of a Belgian white, but with an additional, more peppery rye malt. Sweaty yellow color with a decent head. Looks very "wet," clear and not very cloudy. The flavor has spicy coriander, orange peel, grains of paradise, pepper and just a hint of that dry rye. The spices all coagulate into one very spicy, very pleasant flavor that adds a little prickly-ness to a sweeter style. Has a slick feel with just a hint of fizz. This is a nice little beer; I’m surprised/impressed.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ozarkspops (368) - - JUL 15, 2013
Hazy golden pour. Classic wit aroma with a bit more spiciness from rye. Flavor is crisp and carbonated. Medium yeast flavor. Mild rye malt. ---Rated via iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
boxofrane (2417) - Spring City, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 14, 2013
Bottle from Frank Smith’s. Pours hazy orange with a nice size off white head, some lacing. The aroma is loaded with spices.. citrus zest, coriander, almost some italian seasoning. The taste is very spiced as well and is way outside the Wit style.. but I kind of dig this.. almost like a summer beer for a pulled pork sandwich.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
jsmerig (1351) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 13, 2013
Yellow pour with a white head. Aroma of piney pungent rye. The taste of sweet is mixed nicely with spice and hops. Not bad. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
irishpenguin13 (34) - Leesburg, Florida, USA - JUL 11, 2013
Hazy and golden with not so good head retention. Good balance of sage and malt in the aroma. Rye on the palate backed by a decent hop flavor and earthy notes.Finishes nice with lingering hops and sage, not too overpowering. Very low bitterness from the hops. Super awesome.


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