Brewed by Camden Town Brewery (AB InBev)
Style: Witbier
Camden, England
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen


on tap

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RATINGS: 178   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.3/5   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
Keg; Special.
James and Pete paired up for Gentleman’s Wit (4.3% ABV). The inspiration, other than loving the zesty spiciness of wit, lies somewhere between a plate of lemon meringue pie and a cup of Earl Grey tea. James roasted 20 lemons covered in bergamot for 20 hours until they were juicy, fragrant, caramelised and sharp. The beer was made with a classic recipe and yeast strain with the lemons bombing into the whirlpool at the end of the brew.
It’s turned out as one of the most incredible beers we’ve brewed. The colour is as beautiful as a beer can get: a hazy, unfiltered warm pastel yellow. The lemon and bergamot poke through the aroma, a hint of sharpness cuts through the middle, it’s dry and interesting and quenching and a dry, phenolic spice ends the mouthful like a full stop ends a sentence.

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Mr_Pink_152 (5007) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - MAR 3, 2014
330ml bottle from the Grumpy Goat Reading. Pours a pale straw and with a thin white head and some cloudiness. Aroma is light lemon, and taste with light bitterness.

rosenbergh (11532) - Tampere, FINLAND - JAN 15, 2014
330 ml bottle. BB 25/04/14. From alesbymail.co.uk.
Cloudy yellow colour with a tiny white head. Sweetness, mild yeast, some citrus and clove in the aroma. The flavour is mild floral hops, mild yeast, citrus, clove and some sweetness. Drinkable. Easy.

omega (900) - NEW ZEALAND - JAN 13, 2014
Very floral and aromatic nose. Pot pourri on the palate and surprisingly pleasant. A few though might get a little on the sickly side.

olliejobbins (1578) - Dorking, Surrey, ENGLAND - DEC 2, 2013
330ml bottle. pours a hazy light yellow. aroma is not really of much. some subtle yeast, wheat and lemons. bit of fairy liquid too. tastes very wheaty at first followed by some citrus.

vanvenlo (1885) - Glen Iris, AUSTRALIA - NOV 23, 2013
Alehouse Project ontap (23-Nov-13) Sweet banana spiced cloves aroma. Cloudy yellow colour, decent head and clinging sheet lacing. Banana sweet light tangy and light spiced candy flavour. Banana and light spiced finish that flows through to the aftertaste.

Lunkie (1936) - Glen Iris, AUSTRALIA - NOV 23, 2013
Sweet banana hop malt aroma. Cloudy yellow colour good head & lacing. Banana hop spice malt flavour. Smooth palate. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

Davros (3183) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - NOV 21, 2013
Pours gold with a fading head. Nose shows a herbal note (bergamot?), lemon peel and a doughy wheat character. Somewhat reminiscent of sponge cake. Some lemon remains as a flavour along with the herbal note. More doughy wheat too. Needs more carbonation. An interesting twist. Still think some orange peel would be good though.

tommann (3751) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - NOV 19, 2013
330ml bottle. Pours hazy lemon gold with no head. Aroma is coriander and a touch of lemon. Taste is wheat and coriander to start with a strong coriander finish.

DSG (14784) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - OCT 25, 2013
[10/3/13] Draught at Craft Beer Co Clerkenwell in London. Hazy yellow. Aroma of coriander, citrus peels and wheat. Spicy flavor, sweetish and a bit tart, with citrus and a drier, more spicy finish. Light-medium-bodied. Refreshing.

Kingi (662) - - OCT 23, 2013
clear yellow with a quickly fading white head. aroma is spicy lemon which carries in to the taste with light bitterness and sourness, zesty. Light body and light beer but some interesting tastes. good summer beer.

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