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Belgian Wit - Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery

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Belgian Wit
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27 Ratings
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Ratings: 27
Reviews: 9
rAvg: 3.49
pDev: 12.32%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery visit their website
United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: rhoadsrage on 03-19-2008)
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czfreeman

California

3.95/5  rDev +13.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Pours a very hazy golden color.
Murky medium tone. Nice
Lemons, wheat. Sour sweet rustic. Banana orange very musty sourdough character.
Flavor is sour citrus musty light refreshing.the sour cellar, bread come through in a big way, ending with a lovely lemon orange black pepper spike. Tingling flavor
Very good.
For a corporate chain. Excellent beer.

Serving type: on-tap

01-17-2012 00:10:42 | More by czfreeman
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2.75/5  rDev -21.2%

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3.75/5  rDev +7.4%

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3.5/5  rDev +0.3%

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Tennessee

3.45/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Tasted On: 07-02-2012
Freshness: Unknown
Packaging: Draft
Glassware: Pilsner glass
Purchased: On tap at Rock Bottom, Denver Airport

A cloudy, straw yellow color. The small head leaves a good amount of lace.

Aromas are of citrus (lemon and orange), plus coriander and a light cereal maltiness.

Taste is fruity, with lemon and orange flavors. Lightly sweet and also tangy. The body is light with an average amount of carbonation. Finishes with a light amount of sweetness and bitterness.

Overall a refreshing brew, but it didn't seem very flavorful.

Serving type: on-tap

07-14-2012 04:04:19 | More by sommersb
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Manitoba (Canada)

4/5  rDev +14.6%

07-01-2012 22:56:24 | More by Tarks
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Colorado

3.03/5  rDev -13.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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06-29-2012 15:46:27 | More by iSip
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Vermont

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California

3/5  rDev -14%

11-15-2011 20:21:52 | More by projhex
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jsprain1

Minnesota

3.18/5  rDev -8.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

A- Pours a very very very light yellow. Fair amount of haze. Big white head lasts fairly well with a good bit of lacing.
S- The smell is lemony wheat with a prevailing bubblegummy aroma.
T- The bandaid/bubblegum flavor is a bit too strong. I'd like to see more spice or lemon. That comes through, but not as strong as it should be.
M- Relatively active carbonation. Sits a little more firm on the tongue than the average wit.
O- Nothing really technically wrong with this beer, but my subjective tastes just aren't high on the bubblegum/bandaid quality that is so prevelant in this one.

Serving type: on-tap

10-15-2011 15:26:52 | More by jsprain1
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Illinois

2.68/5  rDev -23.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 2

Really hazy cloudy, almost milky looking. Some nice lace. Weak retention.
Smells and tastes of a lemony citrus note with oranges and some spices.
The body is rather thick for the style... And feels oddly oily.
Overall; meh. Not a very good take on the style. It just misses the mark a bit for me, but isn't entirely undrinkable.

Serving type: on-tap

10-01-2011 23:41:59 | More by AleWatcher
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drabmuh

Maryland

3.58/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Beer on draft in Bethesda, MD. Beer is yellow light and hazy with a thin soft white head some carbonation and mild lacing.

Aroma is decent. Mildly grainy, mildly citrusy. It is ok.

Beer is thin and grainy. Not much in the way of flavor. There is a mild aftertaste. The overall beer is fine but it is just a unremarkable wit. I don't think I'd have it again.

Serving type: on-tap

07-10-2011 15:47:50 | More by drabmuh
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Huhzubendah

District of Columbia

4/5  rDev +14.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On draft at Rock Bottom in Bethesda, MD.

The beer is a very hazy straw yellow with 1/2" head and a healthy amount of lacing on the glass. The aroma offers wheat, spice, banana. The flavor follows suit, with spices and fruit present throughout, particularly coriander and banana. The feel is medium bodied with zesty carbonation. A mild sweetness lingers in the finish. Overall, a decent brew. I would have it again.

Serving type: on-tap

07-09-2011 22:32:55 | More by Huhzubendah
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Belgian Wit from Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery
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