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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 JudgeRoughneck:
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JudgeRoughneck

Louisiana

3.9/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

This beer has a nice thin, frothy, white head with a classic wit aroma of tangy citrus. I can't vouch for the color as it was served in a translucent plastic cup. This is just a very refreshing and balanced wit with great wheat base, just enough tang, and the spices are only hinted at which makes for one easy drinker. Mouthfeel is nice and thin.

Serving type: on-tap

07-08-2006 16:03:48 | More by JudgeRoughneck
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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.

F- the coriander comes out more as does the yeast. Pepper and orange peel complement each other well in this brew.

M- spicy but light bodied even though the yeast comes through in the mouth. The wit follows you all the way down to your stomach.

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