overall
87
98
style
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 896   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.49/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A witbier bursting with good karma. Made with dried organic orange slices, fresh-cut lemongrass and a bit of coriander, this Belgian-style white beer is a great thirst quencher. Namaste was originally brewed at our pub in Rehoboth Beach with our Italian friend Leo from Birra del Borgo. It was a tribute to our friends at 3 Fonteinen brewery in Belgium, who had devastating production loss (1/3 of their annual production) in 2009.

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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Chaneybr (52) - Washington DC, USA - AUG 27, 2013
Reviewed 9-11-10. I guess this is one of their MANY summer seasonals. I split this one with my wife: Ap: Very light, almost peach colored, cloudy, with about a 1 inch head. Very appropriate for the style. Ar: Coriander first, then lemon, orange, and with a hint of pepper. I also detected a very faint grassy sort of aroma. T: Earthy with a capital "E!" This really didnt even taste like an alcoholic beverage at all, and all of the blended ingredients really work! The coriander really keeps the citrus in check and keeps it from being too "hot." P: Bubbly, champagne-like, and with a very frothy lacing. Also, the head never subsided throughout the entire session. O: I really admire the understated nature of this brew. Lots of ingredients are listed, and on the first taste, I was initially let down. After a few more sips, study, and contemplation, the brewers intention started to hit me in a revelatory way. A great summer Witbier. My wife hated it of course....just like she does most beer. Oh well....


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BREWMUSKCLES (2611) - New Jersey, USA - JAN 5, 2017
its a pretty good white.heavier wheat tasting with light citrus. cloudy with some good body. good flavor of coriander.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
arminjewell (9423) - East Lansing, Michigan, USA - DEC 22, 2016
Pour on tap, hazy golden pour with white head, aroma brought notes of white fruit, biscuit, yeasty notes into a bit of pepper, orange peel. Taste was nice bread, dough, biscuit into some yeast, slight pepper, hints of white fruit, finishing slightly sweet.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hub66 (426) - SWITZERLAND - DEC 17, 2016
Couleur jaune; mousse blanche; armes et got fruits, de levure et un peu pics; un poil trop sucre

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
ffbot (376) - Oakland, California, USA - DEC 15, 2016
Pour is a nice unfiltered dull yellow with a big white head that does back a bit. Smell is lemon, zest, breads and spices, very detailed. Taste is initial lemon with spice and a nice balanced quality. Short lived though and sort of falls flat on the palate

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
ordybill (1518) - Douglasville, Georgia, USA - DEC 12, 2016
Poured from the tap into a pint glass in Savannah, GA. The appearance is a murky yellow color with a very small white head. The aroma is full of grains and bread. The taste is grains, bananas with some pepper.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
tia (1919) - Sandston, Virginia, USA - DEC 10, 2016
Sample at brewery. Hazy bright yellow with white head. Smells dry floral, fresh, and lightly spiced. Flavor follows. Light bitter finish.

2.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Beergaard (327) - Aarhus, DENMARK - DEC 1, 2016
Smells pretty bad - wit bier notes mixed up with something undeffinable and vomit like. Tastewise it is a little better, but not perfect - spicey, herby, prickly and some rotten corn.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Niko100 (2770) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 29, 2016
Hazy straw/gold color; Light to medium slightly creamy body; Aroma of yeast, lemon zest, grass, & coriander; Flavor of slight sweet malt, wheat, yeast, citrus (notably orange & lemon), and some coriander; Nicely balanced; Good.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Awktoberfest (394) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - NOV 29, 2016
Hazy, almost green. Light carb. Could use more. Love the toned down coriander and the lemon/citrus punch. Refreshing but carb issue is not ideal. Good. Could be better ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
ffaoe (576) - Moorestown, New Jersey, USA - NOV 18, 2016
faint citrus aroma. golden and hazy in color with zero head. taste is citrusy, faint peppery, smooth and clean finish.


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