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RATINGS: 360   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36   IBU: 16   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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This beer, inspired by the flavors of Southeast Asian cuisine, is a twist on the classic Belgian witbier style. Instead of the traditional coriander and orange peel spicing regimen, we add fresh lemongrass, ginger root, and a dash of Sorachi Ace hops. The result is a wonderfully refreshing ale with notes of lemon candy, citrus fruit, and a slight spiciness from the ginger. Best served at 45˚F in a tulip or wine glass.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
tekstr1der (120) - New Hampshire, USA - FEB 15, 2015
12oz can. Drank this with Jambalaya in Charleston. Greatly refreshing, I didn’t pick up on the ginger much. Pours semi-hazy light yellow - a little lighter than other wheats. No head and no lacing. Aroma of citrus and some malt. Flavor is mild grass, lemon (yes, lemongrass), and wheat. Low alcohol, and a very crisp finish make this a great brew for hot summer session.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Holmen1 (3265) - Stavanger, NORWAY - FEB 11, 2015
Fra boks på Cardinal, M2 feb-15: lys og klar med kort hvitt skum. Ingefær og sitrongress preger aromaen, og i smaken kommer fremtrer også kardemomme (og kanel??). En lekker sommerøl som hadde passet perfekt til min hjemmelagede thailandske kyllinggryte.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Holmen2 (1644) - NORWAY - FEB 9, 2015
Shared can at Mi2 at Cardinal 09.02.15. Cloudy, pale greyish yellow. Dense, white head. Aroma.of coriander, banana and lemongrass. Similar taste, with some sourness. A hint of cinnamon, cardamom and other mild spices in aftertaste.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
tandembrauer (492) - Stavanger, NORWAY - FEB 9, 2015
Shared can at Cardinal, Stavanger. Pours light golden, hazy, with white head. Aroma of bananas, some lemon. Sweet. Thin bodied.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sigmund (5604) - Tau, NORWAY - FEB 9, 2015
UPDATED: FEB 12, 2015 355 ml can, Cardinal Pub & Bar, Stavanger. ABV is 5%. Very pale yellow colour, only slightly hazy, moderate white head. Strong aroma of lemongrass / lemon and ginger, a hint of dill. Wheaty flavour with distinct notes of lemongrass and citrus, also ginger, with a hint of dill in the very moderately bitter finish. Nice and refreshing, definitely a beer I’ll have again - especially in summer.

2.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SpongeRuiner (888) - Michigan, USA - FEB 7, 2015
Can from a trade. Pours a dull yellow orange color. An aggressive bubbly white head. An off aroma of funky spices and maybe ginger. Very meh. An almost syrupy thickness with a chunky mouthfeel. A big wheaty flavor mixed with a ton of ginger especially shown in the end. Slight lemon drop note. A sharp carbonation that lingers on. A foamy funky (not good funk) aftertaste. I can see where it can be refreshing but I would like a smoother taste. Definitely interesting.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fugitive (1550) - Athens, GREECE - FEB 5, 2015
Color hazy yellow with small white head. Aroma fruits, hoppy, spicy, lemon. Taste fruits, yeast, citrus, herbal.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tykechandler (343) - Kentucky, USA - FEB 1, 2015
это пиво очень вкусно. я бы, конечно, рекомен& его всем. пожалуй& обратит& его. очень хорошо!

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
wolfcarnival (138) - Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC - JAN 22, 2015
on tap in beergeek, new years eve party. pours hazy straw colour with thin head. fresh aroma of lemon, grass, some banana. taste is similar. you get the coriander. but overall its a bit tame and watery with a soapy finish. still ok tho i mean jeezz

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
melush (1205) - SPAIN - JAN 21, 2015
Can 35,5cl / Lata 35,5cl @ Cervezorama 2.0 A: Golden / Dorado T/S: Yeast, sweet, citrusy, slightly fruity / Levadura, dulce, citrico, ligeramente afrutado


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