RATINGS: 41   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35/5   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
Belgian Rye Wit. Those hardy immigrant gnomes who came from the venerable hills of the Ardennes to take up residence beneath the mysterious Knobs of Southern Indiana get lonely, too. Thats why NABC gave them Tunnel Vision, a potion reminiscent of home, and sufficiently versatile for consumption in all seasons and on all continents.

Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
LarvalChemist (29) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - MAR 8, 2009
Poured orange with hints of brown. Opaque and unfiltered as a wheat should be. Aroma is dominated by wheat with an almost meaty character to it. The taste is sour and exceptionally dry with a dominant rye flavor. Wheat and rye command the long finish. Wheat/rye beers arent usually my pint of brew but this was definitely above average.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
odellrules (4) - New Albany, Indiana, USA - MAR 12, 2008 does not count
Ohhhh wow, how great! I miss the days when this was an everyday brew. Be cautious, the name says it all. ENJOY

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
thedm (6099) - Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA - MAR 22, 2005
This draft brew from the brewery poured a small sized head of foamy finely sized mostly diminishing bubbles that left behind a softly carbonated transparent body and a fair lacing. The aroma was mild with malty notes and the mouth feel was medium tingly with a malt hop flavor mixed with grass and corn. Average at best.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hotstuff (5113) - Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA - NOV 27, 2004
Draft at Rich Os in New Albany, IN. White head, fair lacing, carbonated, transparent, and a yellow golden hue. Aroma was malty, hoppy and sweet. Sweet, lightly bitter, malty and hoppy flavor. Smooth, dry mouthfeel. Medium bodied beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lubiere (13656) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 29, 2004
(draft- Indiana brewers fest) Hazy light golden beer with a nice banana and spice aroma. Excellent warmth from alcohol and pleasant sweet malts and coriander with bubblegum. Well balanced.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
atpayne (615) - Zionsville, Indiana, USA - AUG 16, 2004
From the Indiana Brewers Guild Brew Fest- 7/31/2004. A bit cloudy and on the light yellow side. The aroma was fairly yeasty with a citrus bitterness emerging just before my first sip. The flavor was a bit spiced or herbed and then quite yeasty.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
barenada (211) - Georgetown, Indiana, USA - AUG 7, 2004
UPDATED: MAR 2, 2005 (draft) Ive gone ahead and updated this rating as this beer has become one of my favorites. Very little head, and the beer is a little flat. But the rye and honey play together quite nicely. One of the few semi-strong beers that I can get my swill-drinking friends to drink.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
muzzlehatch (4942) - Beloit, Wisconsin, USA - JUL 16, 2004
Sample at the brewpub. Lemon-lime spicy, very light in color which belies the huge full body. Very yeasty...herbal and pungent to finish, not perhaps as thirst-quenching as a wit might be, but interesting with the big thick body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
smoosh (536) - New Albany, Indiana, USA - JUL 26, 2003
Draft: Sweet, sweet nose - malt, but mostly honey. A cloudy brown with next to no head. Again the sweetness in the flavor. Okay, but not their best.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
FastEddie (230) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - JUL 22, 2003
Darker amber color with a little lace and not much head. Flavor is very straight, to the point. Citrusy and a little smoky but not too complex. Good kind of bitterness. Pretty good stuff.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page  1 2 3  4  5
Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5