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RATINGS: 607   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.68   EST. CALORIES: 198   ABV: 6.6%
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starting with a base of German wheat & pale malts this crisp slightly hazy foundation was then accented with a blend of Sterling & Citra hops providing a intricate blend of herbal grass & tangerine citrus flavors and aroma. to pull this all together and to complete the ’cleansing’ aspect of my vision i gently finished the ale off with a touch of white sage, lending a mild earthy spice character to the blend. of course let’s not forget our house saison yeast that brought all the elements together leaving a dry yet intricate finish.


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4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
GuamVice (68) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - APR 24, 2012
Poured from bottle. Aroma smells flowery and yeasty, very much like a tripel. Pours pale to almost deep gold with thick head and great retention. Taste starts off sweet and tart like a heffweizen, then starts to mellow and then finishes bitter like a pale ale. It also leaves a spicy lingering aftertaste. I'm very pleased with the nice blend of styles and taste. Palate is thicker, you can tell there is some wheat proteins in this. Cool name, cool art, very cool beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
danielyabu (1180) - União da Vitória, BRAZIL - SEP 22, 2014
large white frothy head. good lacing. mostly diminishing. dark yellow thick hazy body. aroma: moderate hoppy, citrur orange, coriander, sage. if: moderate sweet (honey, fruity). ff: light sweet acidic and bitter, plus salty; long duration. palate: light medium body, watery texture, lively carbonation and light astringent finish. bem condimentada (lembra manjericão, sálvia e coentro). bem diferenciada do estilo, com alguma acidez de limão, mas com ligeiro amargor e bem mais temperada. sente-se um pouco de álcool no final. uma das mais complexas representantes do estilo já degustadas por mim. 130s

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kappldav123 (5000) - GERMANY - SEP 18, 2014
Tap at CBC 2014. Beer in the glass deep golden, small head. Mild fruity aroma. Starts malty, spicy, notes of some herbs, mild sweetish. Finish more dry, a bit yeasty. Fruity like peach. Okay.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
JDBaker11058 (1274) - Maryland, USA - SEP 6, 2014
Appearance: lightly hazed medium gold; short creamy white head. Aroma: lightly herbal, with light lemongrass and citrus. Taste: funky, slightly salty, with strong notes of sage. Finish: sour fruit, light smoke. Notes: Didn’t much work for me, although it got better as it warmed a bit. On draft at Quench! in Silver Spring, Maryland

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
EithCubes (4907) - New Jersey, USA - SEP 4, 2014
Well, certainly has one of the nicest names to say of any beer. Bottled 05/06/14. Nose is heavy wheat, heavy spice (sage, dominant, probably too much), light citrus peel and juice, lemon, orange, tangerine. Pours lightly hazy but boldly intense golden with above avg carb and a rocky-soapy white head. Taste is lightly tart and lightly bittern, sweet but not cloying (it’s probably secondary sweetness that does it), strong scratchy spice with strong citrus (orange and tangerine) in good balance with each other. Yeast is highly peppery. Fullish body, spice and wheat dominate the finish and aftertaste, probably too heavy for me to consider refreshing, but clean and crisp and a worth experiment in moving the Wit away from tradition.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (2299) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 30, 2014
Bottle at Brewdog Edinburgh. Pours cloudy pale amber, nose is estery, spices, herbal, taste is dry, toffee, light citrus, fruity.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Melkart (297) - Porto Alegre, BRAZIL - AUG 19, 2014
Acid aroma. Balanced. Wheat and a little bit of fruity taste. Spicy. Medium carbonation and medium body. Slightly bitter aftertaste.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gendv138 (1339) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - AUG 4, 2014
4 oz draft pour at ChurchKey. Clear light golden yellow with off-white head. Aromas of herbs, floral notes, spices. Tastes of herbs, floral notes, spices, stone fruit, apples. Medium body with a dry finish. Medium carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tonkun (870) - New Jersey, USA - JUL 30, 2014
Tap. Clear orange yellow pour. White pepper, citrus, fruit, juice. Spicy carbonation, sweet fruity body. Light to medium body. Nice

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mR_fr0g (3142) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JUL 29, 2014
UPDATED: AUG 25, 2014 Keg at the Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2014, yellow session. 02/05/2014. pale golden coloured pour with a thin fleeting white head. Aroma is wit yeast esters, orange, light straw earthyness. Flavour is crisp, yeasty, straw and grainy malts. Some orange fruits lingers. Didn;t get much sage. Palate is wheat, moderately high carbonation.

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
a_sully (145) - - JUL 27, 2014
Opaque/cloudy yellow orange colour with a white head. Aroma is strong orange and citrus notes. Taste is effervescent on the tongue. Hints of coriander and orange in the taste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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