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Brewed by Gentse Stadsbrouwerij Gruut
Style: Witbier
Gent, Belgium
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen

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RATINGS: 218   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
"Gruut" is an ancient Flemish coin. In medieval Ghent, brewers used Gruuts to pay taxes on the richness of their brew. Gentse Stadsbrouwerij has revived this tradition with Gruut Wit Beer. Enjoy its natural cloudiness, golden color, and refreshing finish.

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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rumore (263) - Rimini, ITALY - FEB 16, 2017
From 33cl bottle, at Nud e Crud, Rimini, Italy. Pours pale yellow with white fine head. Aroma is citrus/orange, esters from typical Belgian beer quite noticeable. Body is light and medium carbonation. Taste is tendentially sweet, with some citrusy feeling evident. Finish is short and pleasant.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
DijkBier (276) - AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS - JAN 8, 2017
Hazy, very pale yellow pour with white head. Light aroma of wheat malts, fruity. Taste is same, light citrus; medium sweet and little bitter. Very low carbonation. This combination makes it actually somewhat like Seven-Up. I miss CO2, bitterness.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
tricksta_p (4035) - Steenwijk, NETHERLANDS - JAN 1, 2017
Bottle from Speciaalbierpakket. Aroma is sweetish wheat malt, spicy yeast, spices, citrussy notes with lemon. Flavour is moderate to medium sweet and only lightly bitter. Body is light and a bit weak. Okay spicy Wit, though nothing to write home about.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Zlotta (2612) - Hagen, GERMANY - SEP 4, 2016
Sampled from tap at the brewpub. Hazy, pale yellow with a slightly creamy, almost stable, white head. Sweetish, a little sourish, moderately fruity and slightly spicy aroma of lemon zest, coriander, some banana and a touch of clove. Sweetish, slightly sourish, fruity and a bit spicy taste of lemon zest, coriander, some banana and hints of cloves, followed by a short, slightly bitter, a bit tart and minimally yeasty-spicy finish. Thin to medium body, smooth, slightly effervescent and minimally astringent mouthfeel, soft carbonation. Nice Wit!

3.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TEJA (2780) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 8, 2016
Bottle @ Thomas W. thanks. Lasting but small white head. Very clowdy yellow color. Fine aroma of fresh cut dandelions. Typical belgian Witt taste and no sweetness. Refreshing summer beer.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Parmenion777 (207) - Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 19, 2016
UPDATED: MAY 19, 2016 Pours a hazy pale yellow with a large frothy white head. A light aroma; some wheat, apple peel and slightly yeasty. A light body; a bit watery and light on flavour; some sweetness, grass and light dry bitter finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
diabel (1680) - Aarschot, BELGIUM - APR 9, 2016
Hazy yellow body with white creamy head. Good lace. Lightly citric aroma. Lightly bitter flavour. Decent.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hawanna (3204) - Freising, GERMANY - FEB 21, 2016
0,33 l bottle pale, cloudy, frothy, white foam, cereal, barnyard, citrus, medium sweetness, lightly bitter, lightly sour, light body, thin feel, average carbonation,

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Wim (3807) - Weelde, BELGIUM - JAN 31, 2016
At Home white gold blond colored body with a white head and with a spicy yeast herby citrus hop aroma a spicy yeast herby hops sweet taste with a sweet slightly bitter finish

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Beer5000 (6200) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JAN 2, 2016
330 ml bottle. Hazy pale golden/yellow body with a big white head. Light, very weak spicy aroma. Flavor is light and mild ad well, wheat, grain, yeast and spicy. A bit watery body and short in aftertaste. Plain and simple wheat beer.


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