Serve in Tumbler, Weizen


on tap

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RATINGS: 383   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.06/5   IBU: 15   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
This So-Cal take on a traditional witbier honors Coronados main street, which is home to our brewpub and was once lined with orange trees. Bolstered by orange zest, coriander and orange blossom honey, its Belgium by way of Coronado. Expect a refreshing, light-bodied brew rife with citrus zing and a hint of earthy spice.

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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Pdubyah (682) - Auckland, - NOV 10, 2012
The taste is overwhelmed by the bubbles. Either its too cold or theyre making it up about the smorgasbord of flavours that should be present, perhaps I left them in the bottle when I poured the first part. Disappointed much.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
HuskerTan (1879) - Kearney, Nebraska, USA - FEB 2, 2017
Can. A- Coriander, spice, wheat. A- Orange color, hazy liquid, white head. T- Strong coriander, pepper, spices, wheat. P- Medium body, average texture, average carbonation, balanced finish. O- There was a day when I was head over heels for wits. That day has long passed but I can still appreciate them. At first I was under the assumption this was an orange forward wit reading the name. Had I paid more attention, I wouldve noticed its just the name and not orange forward. In fact, I didnt get much orange peel at all. Pretty much a standard wit by all means. Not bad not great, just decent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Zymurgeist2 (2032) - Redwood City, California, USA - DEC 31, 2016
Not bad for what it is. Aroma and flavor are both predominately orange, with a cereal grain malt backing. Honey is more pronounced in the taste than the aroma. Moderately clear orange-gold with a full white head that falls quickly and leaves a collar of tiny bubbles. A bit of a harshness on the back half of the palate.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
MetalNHopHead (1695) - Lincoln, Nebraska, USA - DEC 13, 2016
Orange Ave Wit is probably something of a cash cow for Coronado. Beers like this give them the capital to put out beers they really love. Im not trying to be mean. Honestly. This Wit definitely has its appeal. You have no trouble tasting the orange and honey. This brew offers sweetness on top of sweetness. Its the kind of thing you could crush effortlessly in summertime no matter who you are. Theres just not a lot to it outside of the intense sweetness.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
djd07 (13163) - Houston, Texas, USA - DEC 11, 2016
On tap at Phils BBQ. Pours a hazy yellow orange with small white head. The aroma is wheat and orange zest. Medium body, wheat, orange peel, light finish, decent.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DenverLogan (1164) - LA, California, USA - DEC 7, 2016
From a 12 oz bottle into a New Belgium tulip glass. Pours cloudy orange gold with small head and lace. Aroma of light grains, orange, pale malt. Significant carbonation and medium mouthfeel. Flavors of grains, light malt, dry bread, orange zest, slight herbs. Overall light, refreshing, decent brew.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
60minuteman (1500) - West Chester, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 29, 2016
Bottle from West Goshen. Clear gold with some white head. Pale malt, yeast, grass, citrus aroma. Orange and wheat notes with a slight metallic tinge. Theres some spice and its bitter in the finish. I cant decide about this beer. Ive enjoyed it and then I havent. Mediocre wit with spice and zest at best.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
Eitannudel (1) - San Diego, California, USA - NOV 26, 2016 does not count
Bad wheat beer, fake artificial orange flavor. Waaay to diluted. No body. Worst wit bear of san diego.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
MattShizzle (606) - Bernville, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 3, 2016
Bottle - from sampler pack. Light to medium golden - cloudy. Mostly clean aroma with some spice. Taste is pretty bland with some spice. Not a good example of a wit.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Taboada (1048) - Compostela (Galiza), - OCT 17, 2016
12 oz. can tasted on the 16/10/2016. Light hazy pale yellow colour with a low white bubbly head. Aroma of orange peel, spices, hops and some yeast. Taste is quite much the same with old and light hops. Aftertaste is low bitter. Next one please!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jmgreenuk (8516) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - OCT 9, 2016
Draft at the Taproom, Bangkok. Poured a clear straw colour with a thin white head. The aroma is creamy yeast, banana, light biscuit malt. The flavour is light acidic with a smooth grainy malt, light citrus fruit, light spice palate. Medium bodied with average carbonation.

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