The Commons Wit
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Serve in Tumbler, Weizen


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RATINGS: 6   MEAN: 3.42/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23/5   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
The refreshing wheat beers of Belgium are some of our favorite to drink. We’re planning on making a few different versions this summer, with the first being a traditional take on the style: coriander and orange peel. The coriander is a California grown variety that we picked up during the Craft Brewers Conference in San Diego.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
pdx77 (1483) - Oregon, USA - NOV 4, 2012
Bottle. Light straw color with a bubble gum aroma. Pleasing light taste with a spicy aftertaste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
mcberko (11870) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 16, 2015
On tap at The Commons, pours an opaque cloudy yellow blonde with a small white head. Aroma reveals lots of coriander upfront. Flavour is much the same, with loads of coriander spice, some puckering citrus and light wheat. Very spicy and floral. Solid wit but nothing extraordinary.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
5000 (6599) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - JUN 6, 2013
Bottle:   Dark dirty straw (towards the end of the bottle), moderate frothy white head, little lacing.   Soft yet muted floral notes, a little candied and toffee like orange peel/citrus.   Smells a bit different, but I like it!   Not as bright on the tongue, a little effervescent, straw, with faint floral and candied fruit bits.   The nose really tricks me into thinking there will be some toffee and candied citrus bits, but its a bit more muted and straw like.   Not as bright as I hoped.   Body and mouthfeel are moderate.   Dull floral and citrus straw flavors on the exit.   A bit rustic... if that’s the right word.   Decent.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
cmonster (1000) - Portland, Oregon, USA - APR 6, 2013
Bottle. Pale gold with a hint of haze. Short white head. Sticky sea foam lace. Pretty nose of coriander, light wheat, bubblegum, with a subtle earthy edge. Light sweet wheat flavor. Light body, solid carbonation, thin-creamy texture, and a refreshing lime dry, wit finish. Outstanding.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
3fourths (8962) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - SEP 25, 2012
floral / dried fruit nose with soapy yeast esters.
light sour butryic acid.
lemon juice acid.
coriander spice seems high.
light body, smooth carbonation, lightly husk.
honey & cracker pale malt.
yeast & husky as much as the rest.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
boFNjackson (4198) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUN 12, 2012
Tap @ Fifteenth Ave. Hophouse... Poured cloudy, vibrant, pastal-yellow with a thick, frothy, white head. Nose had yeast and spices. Bright tasting wit. Vanilla, malt sweetness, wheat, crackers, light fruits, floral, citrus, and a load of spicing. Clean, mild bitterness. Refreshing.

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