RateBeer
overall
81
96
style

bottled
available

on tap
unknown

Regional Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 107   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.34   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A handcrafted treasure, the ultra-limited edition Private Reserve Belgian White, is crafted with a classic Belgian beer yeast. Cloudy, with a rich golden hue, it presents a delicate aroma and taste, with coriander and orange notes. It pares excellently with seafood fare, mixed greens or sharp cheeses. Join the select few who get an exclusive taste of the fruits of our labor.


stangger's rating

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
stangger (601) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 6, 2012
Tap at hop angel. Cloudy light orange. Zesty orange, bubblegum aroma. Fruity orange, strong flavor without being overly sweet. Green apple, plum. Mildly tart. Amazing cider.


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
LuckyDog (614) - - MAR 12, 2015
I donít know what makes it a Belgian White. It tastes like a normal cider. Decent balance between dry and sweet.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
SPDickerman (1032) - Texas, USA - JAN 23, 2015
Pours hazy golden with no fizz. Smells sweet, apple, light fruity. Taste is sweet, fruity, little Belgian flavor. Light-bodied with a slick texture and fizzy mouth-carbonation, Woodchuck Private Reserve Belgian White finishes with a lingering sweetness.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
smaynard6000 (733) - Apopka, Florida, USA - JAN 23, 2015
bottle. Pours a slightly cloudy golden color with average carbonation. Standard aroma of fermented apple. Yeast flavor is pretty subtle here, flavor is mostly sweet apple up front with just a touch of orange peel. Light bodied and drinkable. Nothing amazing here, but worth trying.

4.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
MelissaJuice (1) - Houston, - DEC 24, 2014 does not count
Delicious. Smells a bit sour, a bit bready. Taste is sour apples, with a lot of yeasty, breadiness. Semi-dry. Really nice. Recommended.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Frank (3269) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 21, 2014
This is kind of interesting and not entirely terrible. I am not sure if they used artificial flavors or actual corriander and citrus zest of what but the tartness of the apples w/ the citrus smell of the nose makes this stuff taste exactly like Sweet Tarts--well, sweet tarts w/ a little apple to them. So, like all Woodchuck, this tastes quite a lot like drinking candy but at least this is a definite and distinct twist on that formula. Oddly, my bottle of this stuff is kind of flat whereas these ciders are normally carbonated to the gills. I am not sure if that is a mistake or what but it does make this go down just a little bit smoother. This definitely gets a bit heavy and sweet as you work your way through the glass but I could drink like three of these and not die so I guess that isnít the end of the world.

0.8
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
joshuabrian (1) - USA - SEP 25, 2014 does not count
I was so excited to try this, but immediately regretted my entire life after my first sip. This tastes EXACTLY like a condom smells. Let me type that again. IT TASTES EXACTLY LIKE A CONDOM SMELLS. Yes, Iím being completely serious. Yuck.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Kc2793 (13) - - SEP 19, 2014
This is the most beer like cider iíve had. Aroma is very yeasty and doughy. Itís a fairly standard golden yellow with a surprisingly thick head for a cider. Taste is slightly yeast, transitioning into sweet apple, giving a flavor reminiscent of an apple fritter, almost. Body is heavier than most ciders thank to the yeastyness, but it drinks pretty smooth so itís not too bad. Overall itís good, but it doesnít warrant the 12 dollars for a six pack.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
slowrunner77 (6698) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 12, 2014
"Pretty unique spice profile for a cider, and a touch more complexity than one is accustomed too as well. Not a favorite - while I liked it, nothing wowed me - but a solid entry nonetheless."

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
crossovert (8803) - Illinois, USA - AUG 17, 2014
335ml btl. Wtf are these ratings? Sweet and blue moony with a sweet and shitty cider backing.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
lb4lb (2570) - Austin, Texas, USA - JUL 20, 2014
Smell is apple and light belgian yeast esters. Kind of play dough and bubble gum like. Taste is apples and mixed fruit, slightly tart, a bit sweet, and some esters. Medium body, medium carbonation. Pretty good.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50