The Bruery Orchard White

Formerly brewed at The Bruery
Style: Witbier
Placentia, California USA
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen


on tap


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RATINGS: 463   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.49/5   EST. CALORIES: 171   ABV: 5.7%
Orchard White is our Belgian-style witbier. We brew it with unmalted flaked wheat, oats, malted barley, corriander, orange peel, and lavender. This is a thirst-quenching beer that will be a year-round offering.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MrHangover (4350) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - JUN 7, 2013
Bottle. Pours out a clear yellow beer with a big soapy white head. Aroma of citrus, lavender and a slight yeasty funkiness. Flavor has dry sweetness with a short, light bitter dry finish. Lavender definitely shines trough in the flavor, very nice and interesting take on the style.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
BigMalt (13) - - MAR 15, 2013
I really loved this white beer. floral and peaches in the nose, nicely balanced yeasts and a subtle hoppiness with the firmness of an unfiltered wheat/white.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
teorn88 (7632) - Rimini, ITALY - MAR 1, 2013
75cl bottle. It pours a yellow hazy colour with a really huge white soapy foam. Aroma is mostly spicey with loads of lavender and coriander. Flavor is smooth and refreshing, with a big presence of orange peel, lavender and coriander. Smooth and quite overcarbonated. Nothing that a hard pour cant solve. Overall, a nice beer but not a repeat buy for me.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Brewbie (479) - New York, USA - DEC 8, 2012
750ml bottle. crisp clear golden color with a big fluffy white head. light aroma of spice, corriander. very spicy drinking, dry finish, bit of orange in the background. lingering taste of lavender.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
b3shine (8667) - Indiana, USA - NOV 18, 2012
750 ml bottle to pint. Looks solid; light and lively. A transparent light gold with LOTS of foamy white head. Smells semi-sweet and doughy with hints of orange. Tastes like it smells with notes of coriander and lavender. Good on the palate with a nice, dry finish. Pleasant.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
madmitch76 (24187) - , Essex, ENGLAND - NOV 17, 2012
19th December 2010
Hazy pale gold beer, big white head. Light crispy palate, semi dry. Aromatic beer, seamlessly blended mild citrus, minty spice and floral sweetness. Finishes dry . Nice beer but perhaps better drunk on a summers day rather than a freezing cold night!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Blairgus (4419) - California, USA - OCT 6, 2012
5 Oct 2012, bottle. faintly murky yellow, no bubbles. nose reminds me of a nice saki, slightly watery, faint vinegar. thin body and almost flat. tastes like flat, cold saki. not much here. this is an old bottling. it was green glass and it was a very low fill (top 1/4 of the bottle was empty).

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Treebs (872) - , Illinois, USA - OCT 5, 2012
Poured from a 750 ml into a cervoise goblet. A: Pours a clear dark straw with a very fluffy two finger. Nice lace down the glass. S: Bubblegum yeast with some peppery spiciness. Sweet flowery notes and a faint hint of light citrus peel. T: A little watered down, but there is some nice flower and some grassy vine. The yeasty notes from the nose are present as well, but there wasnt any of that peppery spice I got from the nose. M: A little thin and watered down, but still employed some flowery notes. O: The mouthfeel hurt this beer. I felt like the yeast wasnt as present in the taste. Overall still a decent beer though. Serving type: bottle Reviewed on: 09-18-2011

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Moooooser (32) - Indiana, USA - OCT 2, 2012
The poor results it lots of foamy head. A light beer that would be delicious on a hot summer day. I taste a lot of lemon, which seems to overpower the rest of the beer in my opinion, but still tasty. Im glad I tried the beer, but the Bruery is expensive by the time it makes it to Indiana, so Im not sure Id buy it again.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
radarsock (1184) - Massachusetts, USA - SEP 3, 2012
Been saving bottle, perhaps to share with family on this staggeringly beautiful night. Pours sunshine copper with a foamy, explosive head two-to-three fingers in length. Tastes and smells of citrus zest, retired Belgian yeast, instant porridge, sour grass, white pepper with hints of fried potatoes, cinnamon and honey. I wouldve liked more hop bitterness, and perhaps a more reliable yeast character, but this was fine.

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