RATINGS: 1036   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
A big, Belgian-style Wit brewed with coriander and orange peel and fermented with Pinot Noir juice. After fermentation a fraction of the batch is aged in Oregon Pinot Noir barrels, and another fraction is aged on oak staves. The beer is blended together before packaging. This has been one of our most popular Limited Edition beers at both our Rehoboth Beach, DE brewpub and at festivals. It successfully marries the refreshing citrusy qualities of a Belgian-style white beer with the robust complexity of a bold red wine.

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fonefan (50762) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUL 23, 2012

Bottle 750ml.

Clear medium orange yellow colour with a large, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, grapes, funky, moderate yeasty, fruity, alcohol, grape, coriander notes. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet with a long duration, spicy, riped fruit, orange notes, peppery notes. Body is medium, texture is oily to creamy, carbonation is soft. [20120423]

yespr (47115) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - APR 20, 2008
Blind tasting at Papsoes place, another great session, thanks Henrik! Beer #10: Pours hazy orange to amber with a lacing white head. Aroma is light fruity towards light wineous. Flavour is sweet and light yeasty with a lingering berry fruit note. Mild fruity and medium sweet finish.

Ungstrup (38249) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - APR 21, 2008
Bottled. A hazy ddep red beer with a small amount of yeast sediment floating around under a thin beige head. The aroma is sweet with strong notes of cherries as well as lighter notes of almond. The flavor is sweet with notes of cherries, almonds, and alcohol on a light malty background, but also with hints of acidity. The mouthfeel is quite sparkling.

joergen (28991) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 20, 2008
Bottle. Hazy orange cioloured with a medium sized white head. Aroma of citrus, rubber and spices with notes of caramel. Sweet flavour of spices, citrus, caramel and dried fruits with notes of yeast. Spicy and citric finish.

anders37 (26878) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 25, 2008
Bottle @ Brouwer’s, Seattle. Pours a clear reddish color with a small white head. Fruity spicey orange aroma. Warming wheaty malty spicey orange and pinot noir flavor. Sweetish malty wheaty fruity orange finish.

oh6gdx (26487) - Vasa, FINLAND - JUL 5, 2011
[email protected] Cafe, Stockholm. Copper colour with a big creamy white head. Aroma is caramel malts, mild alcohol, spices and quite wineous. Mild raisins in it as well. Flavour is being quite similar along with mild yeast and some bitterness. Pleasantly balanced.

Travlr (25854) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - MAR 6, 2011
Rating number 748! Yay! What a milestone.... I didn’t get much oak in this one, it seemed more like a middle of the road amber ale. Oh well..

cgarvieuk (25744) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 23, 2012
bottle at home ... thanks to Jan ... deep amber ... thin white lacing ...soft very fruity ... sherry ... oak nose ... very juicy ... soft sugers ... rich alcohol syrups ... again a liite oak ... quite belgian triplelike ...

madmitch76 (25383) - , Essex, ENGLAND - NOV 14, 2009
25th May 2008. Orange brown ale. Smooth creamy malt with oaky vanilla tones. The coriander, orange and pinot noir juice are very well integrated, none dominate but are all are subtley present. Complex, well joined up and very drinkable.

Papsoe (25059) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 26, 2008
(Bottle 75 cl) Courtesy of boboski. Pours a hazy, reddish amber with a slightly reddish head. Lightly tart aroma also with fruit, yeast, diacetyl and alcohol. Quite full-bodied with sweetish malt and fruity notes - somewhat berry-like. Surprisingly hoppy with a somewhat burning alcohol in the finish. Didn’t really pick up any hints of a Wit in here. 190408

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