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RATINGS: 765   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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A swirling dynamo of flavor, with a steady calm of satisfaction at its heart, that's Whirlwind Witbier. Offering a tamed tempest of flavors both spicy and sublime, this softly fermented ale greets the nose and tingles the tongue. Imported Belgian yeast charges Whirlwind with an energy all its own. It is a refreshing interpretation of the classic, Belgian 'white beer' style.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ajnepple (2438) - Conifer, Colorado, USA - OCT 31, 2014
12 oz bottle from Tipsy’s into a pint glass. Pale gold, slight hazy appearance with a white head. Aroma of coriander, clove, bready malts, yeast, toasted grains, citrus zest and light peppery spice. Similar flavor, spicy, herbal, bready, toasted. Light to mild bitterness and light sweetness.

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
outlawskies (430) - - OCT 12, 2014
Julie did not taste with me so therefore she's not going to have an opinion average a week beer but enjoyable enough to have again

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
slowrunner77 (6031) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 2, 2014
"pours a cloudy yellow. can’t see through it but i had to almost throw it in the glass to get any head, which quickly went away. looks flat in the glass. aroma of banana, clove and citrusy yeast and fruit. flavor a cross between a hefe (banana/clove) and a wit (orange peel...is there coriander in here?), and ends up being a little thin and confused as none of the aspects stand out. the feel saves it. tingles on the tongue and last well after your sip. a bit of a letdown from a great brewery. wits have to be standouts to impress me. this one is not, but it ain’t bad either. right on the line

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
beerbomb (198) - New Jersey, USA - SEP 9, 2014
good wit aroma with yeast honey banana and some big woody spiciness -- flavor has same characteristics with good clean malt presence smooth yeastiness and woodiness- palate is clean full and short lived - not radical or barnyardy but a deliciously solid wit

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
conway (1580) - - SEP 9, 2014
Bottle. Clear gold with a thin white head. Aroma is pretty much all wheat. Taste adds some citrus and floral notes. Thin, prickly carb and short finish. Ok.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jkwalking05 (3885) - Arlington, Texas, USA - SEP 7, 2014
12 oz bottle. Hazy gold with a small white head. Aroma is of wheat, yeast, light lemon, straw. Taste is of straw, wheat, coriander, spices, and light citrus.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerandBlues2 (9997) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - SEP 2, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours lightly hazy orange with a small, frothy white head, medium retention with good lacing. Aroma is coriander, orange peel, spicy wheat malt, earthy yeast spices and black pepper. Flavor is coriander, medium wheat malt, orange peel, and a sweet finish. Light body and medium carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
travita (4116) - Frisco, Texas, USA - SEP 1, 2014
Bottle. The look is golden in color, thin white head, and it has a slight haze. The smell is wheat, fruits, spice, perfume, floral, malt, and yeast. The taste the same with some juiciness.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Minderbinder (1964) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 16, 2014
Bottle 355ml. Pours very slightly whitish blond with low white head. Aroma is of grain, wheat, citrus, coriander. Taste is of grain, wheat, sugar. Palate: Medium-high carbonation. Light-medium body. Overall: A tad bland adn too straight-forward. Appearance lacking.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
matty (212) - Camp Hill, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 16, 2014
12 oz. bottle. Pours a hazy straw color with almost no white head. Plenty of carbonation though. Aroma of yeast and a touch of sourness along with some bready malt. Taste is almost the same without the sour notes. Fairly clean finish - some sweetness comes. Interesting.


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