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Brewed by Amsterdam Brewing Company
Style: Witbier
Toronto, Canada
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen

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RATINGS: 104   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09/5   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 12   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A Belgian wit that’s spiced with bitter and sweet orange, coriander and tiny bit of anise.

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3.2
Strangebrewer (1343) - Chatham, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 17, 2014
bottle. Pouted hazy yellow with a thin white head. Citrusy orange aroma with coriander and spices. Body is light with crisp carbonation, not too bitter. Citrus wheat flavour with anise and peppery spice.

2.4
tjrubbersoul (1) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - JUN 15, 2014 does not count
Not what I was hoping for when i’m looking to enjoy a belgian witbier. I found the orange somewhat overpowering, and not in a pleasaent way (almost like biting into a peel and chewing). Color was nice though, aroma was light and fragrant as well. A little over carbonated tasting as well. Overall, not something I would purchase again.

2.9
simonblaine (593) - Alberta, CANADA - JUN 14, 2014
Pours straw, medium head. Aroma of straw and light orange. Taste is much the same, very faint orange flavour, expected more ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
northropfrye (3688) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - JUN 14, 2014
Not a great witbier, but passable. Didn’t get a lot of orange (or anise) from this. Pretty subtle. Sweet wheat is present but even that is not packing a punch. Stick with Hoegaarden.

3.2
cards04 (2916) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - JUN 14, 2014
A solid Weisse beer. Pours yellow with nice citrus aromas. Flavors are orange, anise and some coriander. Refreshing.

3.6
Helsdon (421) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 13, 2014
Tries this beer last year and remember I like it, even though I apparently didn’t rate it. Pours a cloudy blond, just like a good wit, with a finger of fluffy white head. The coriander comes though on the nose, with a little skunk in the soft wheaty malt. The taste is all about the coriander and that "tiny bit of anise" is defiantly there. I’m missing a lot of the orange, but that doesn’t really matter. Getting a hint of vanilla, and a little skunk, but it’s not a bad thing. (Oddly enough.) Solid wit, and unique enough to get my approval.

3.4
ljthiessen (1437) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - JUN 10, 2014
Bottle. Hazy golden yellow pour with a dense white head. Aromas of orange and coriander with a touch of yeast. Flavour is sweet with mostly orange and coriander, with some yeast and a hint of anise. A nice flavourful wit, refreshing.

3.2
piscator34 (2646) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - JUN 9, 2014
Bottled sample. Pale gold with a bit of haze and fizzy carbonation. Aromas are coriander and soap heavy, with a bit of banana in the background. A bit hefeweizen like in the mouth with vanilla and banana elements mixing with the herbal and spice notes. Slightly astringent finish with a mineral-thin body. Not bad overall, but the mouthfeel could be improved.

3.2
berkshirejohn (6650) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 31, 2014
On tap at the Amsterdam Brewhouse, on the Toronto waterfront. Bright straw with a ring of white head; aroma of coriander and some faint orange; floury body with a subtle orange taste; and a very dry finish.

3.2
patricks110 (2653) - Alberta, CANADA - JAN 31, 2014
A clean and fruity hefe with tons of fruity notes. Pours a hazy, foamy golden mess with a ton of head. The nose is quite sweet and fruity with light spiced notes and splashes of citrus fruits. Mild mannered flavour profile with light fruity esters. Well balanced but a tad boring.


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