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Brewed by Bavik-De Brabandere
Style: Witbier
Harelbeke, Belgium
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 906   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Authentic Belgian Wheat Ale


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Volgon (2763) - Manchester, New Hampshire, USA - SEP 7, 2003
11.2 OZ can. Cloudy straw yellow with a small white head and yeast chunks. Peppery with a citrus tinge. Ends sweet.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
microdyke (360) - Portland, Oregon, USA - AUG 29, 2003
A cloudy straw color with a white bubbly head. The aroma is wheaty with some hint of citrus. The flavor is of wheats and some citrus, lemon with sweet notes.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
sloth (2637) - Ceciltucky, Co., Maryland, USA - AUG 24, 2003
Thick, white head, splattered lacing, hangs for awhile. Spicey, yeasty nose. Hazy gold/white. Light bodied, creamy mouthfeel. Citrusy, wheat, spicey flavors. Dry finish, good wit.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Aurelius (4651) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - AUG 22, 2003
This was something of a disappointment, perhaps due to the fact that it's marketed in the 11.2 oz cans in Florida. I bet it's better from the bottle. I usually enjoy wit and am charitable, but this was a little to tart-clingy and cheap tasting. Bad can, cloudy lemony color. Tangy, a little spicy. Palate hung around way too long and left me wanting to spit after a bit.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
McWhite (108) - Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 14, 2003
Bottle labelled "Wittekerke" poured a light straw color. Had fruity/spice aroma. The taste was slightly citrusy with a nice sour finish. I could definitely drink this all summer long.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Wiseblood (700) - Clarksville, Tennessee, USA - AUG 12, 2003
Cloudy with a pale gold color right from the can. Zesty fruit aroma. Light flavor with hints of citrus and some other fruit that add to the character. Very refreshing beer, especially for a hot day in Brussels. Has a nice spicy aftertaste.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Drew (2411) - Kent, Ohio, USA - AUG 1, 2003
Nice easy drinkin' Wit - it's all about the lemon puddin' pie, tart and tangy; and dry at the finish. On the thinner side. (Mine was labelled Wittekerke)

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
DavidP (1747) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - JUL 28, 2003
Nice looking beer, lots of white head with a light hazy body. I'm not an expert on wheats, but I felt the flavor was a little weak. Contrary to other raters, I didn't pick up any spice or orange flavors. Hmm...

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bierkoning (11111) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - JUL 27, 2003
Sold as Wittekerke, from tap, Café Morshuis in Albergen. Herbal, strong citrusflavor. Strong lemonaroma. Apple, chalk and just a bit milky. Nice and fresh.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
jsquire (3738) - St. Marys, Ohio, USA - JUL 21, 2003
Damn near white out of the Wittekerke bottle with a white head. Odd nose of lemon, vinegar and Play-Doh. Some spice flavors with lots of bread dough and something artificial that I can't quite place. Just odd, and I usually like witbier.


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