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John's Generations White Ale - Millstream Brewing Company

John's Generations White AleJohn's Generations White Ale

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BA SCORE
84
good

215 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 215
Reviews: 145
rAvg: 3.74
pDev: 12.3%


Brewed by:
Millstream Brewing Company visit their website
Iowa, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
White Ale's are Belgian style beers, often refered to as "Wit" beer. Our version of this classic style is a wonderful spicy brew, infused with orange peel and coriander spices. It has a crisp refreshing flavor and a slight 'white' haze from the large percentage of wheat used in the mash.

14 IBU

(Beer added by: Todd on 05-01-2002)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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Reviews by 312HopBomb:
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312HopBomb

Illinois

3.95/5  rDev +5.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Light straw color appropriate to the style. White cap of fine bubbles.

Smells detect sour apple, lemon, wheat and slight corriander.

Taste has more robust flavors of lemon/bitter orange peel, corriander and light wheat. A spicy bite too.

Mouthfeel is light/moderate carbonation with crisp mouth puckering sour finish.

Overall a good belgian wit beer.

Serving type: bottle

11-23-2012 20:44:23 | More by 312HopBomb
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A- sun yellow with a murky unfiltered look as usual with a wit. minimal head and no staying power. minimal lacing as well.

S- Coriander spice and pepper with orange peel and hints of pepper(?). very nicely done for a wit.

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John's Generations White Ale from Millstream Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 215 ratings.