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RATINGS: 3207   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.97/5   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
"Belgian White Ale" (North America) / "North American Craft Beer" (UK)
Brewed with oats for creaminess and spiced with the perfect combination of orange peel and coriander.
An unfiltered wheat ale spiced in the Belgian tradition for an uncommonly smooth taste.
Gold medalist (white beer) at 1995 World Beer Championships, silver medalist (white beer) at 1996 and 1997 World Beer Championships. 171 calories per 12-ounce serving and 5.4% abv.
Editors Note: Much of this beers production now comes from the Molson brewery in Toronto. A small portion of Denver draught production comes from the SandLot brewery. Still other product may continue to hail from Golden. 7/19/08.

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3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
BoltonDK (572) - Copenhagen, - NOV 10, 2012
Tap @ Buger Bar Mandalay. Maybe my nose is stuffed with alll sorts, and I cant smell... but I think the aroma is small. Hazy yellow color. Tast; medium body withe notes of coriander.


2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Whatup14 (1830) - Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 18, 2017
Bouteille 355ml. Couleur orange trouble, voile de mousse blanche. Arme de bl, levure, orange, grains de coriandre, Orange Crush. Got dorange, bl, levure. Carbonatation​ moyenne, corps moyen-faible.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Sven1973 (373) - GERMANY - MAR 18, 2017
Dose im Flieger (Delta). Trb, helleres Bernstein, etwas Schaun. Aroma: Getreide, suerlich, etwas wrzig. Geschmack: Getreide, Brot, Banane, leicht suerlich, etwas sanftes.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
ironprog (74) - Florida, USA - MAR 11, 2017
12 oz. bottle. Pours a cloudy, golden orange with a high, tight, white head that lasts forever. Aromas of orange peel, spice, and dough. Taste is smooth and sweet with flavors of orange and spices. Light-bodied with a slick texture. Carbonation is average and the finish is sweet and long. Overall a nice beer, perfect for a hot summer day while lounging by the pool.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Itstasty (79) - East Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 9, 2017
UPDATED: MAR 10, 2017 Cask @ The Malt House, Howden. Cloudy orange, sweet citrus nose. In the mouth its like a bland pale ale with a dash of orange syrup. Not repulsive but not for me.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
craig30 (7) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - MAR 7, 2017 does not count
in a bottle this is a great drink, i think a pint is too much and kills the taste and becomes sickly

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jg31 (10) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 6, 2017
Surprisingly great beer albeit from a macro brewer, floral and light with a sweet finish, great summer beer for those who enjoy a lighter less hoppy beer

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cervezadrinker (67) - MEXICO - FEB 28, 2017
bottle poured in mug. aroma is fruity, citrics and sweet; orange cloudy color with medium white head that fades away; wheat taste is easy recognizable, mild citrus touch, low bitterness, silk, dough/yeasts are present, taste aint intense, kinda watery. light bodied. very drinkable but not a fan of wits, yet, descent.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
phfyysik (1141) - Tartu, ESTONIA - FEB 26, 2017
Pours hazy golden with floating yeast and medium white head. Aroma is fruity, orange, some citrus, sweetness, yeast, flour, some old onions. Taste is fruity, yeast, coriander, some citrus, light bitter notes, sweetness, sweet berries, a bit watery. Drinkable beer but yeast acts somehow strange.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
beer_head (19) - Norfolk, ENGLAND - FEB 19, 2017
UPDATED: FEB 21, 2017 Pump, Hotel Wroxham Golden orange appearance, cloudy with slight frothy head. Served with slice of orange and no great surprise it has a strong citrus orange aroma. Taste is sweet and orange juice. Very smooth finish and very refreshing. Virtually tastes like alcoholic orange juice with a twist. Far too easy to drink, extremely moorish. This American import should catch on with the younger generation.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
tezarak (121) - Lengnau, SWITZERLAND - FEB 14, 2017
Poured from a 35.5cl bottle. Hazy orange-brown with a few bits of sediment. Hoppy fruity aroma. No trace of Belgian yeast (pleasant supprise for me). Smooth, creamy, oily texture. Medium -full body. Light carbonation. Could be compared to an IPA with minimal carbonation and minimal bitterness.


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