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Walt Wit - Philadelphia Brewing Company

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77
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264 Ratings
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Ratings: 264
Reviews: 125
rAvg: 3.37
pDev: 15.73%
Wants: 2
Gots: 7 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Philadelphia Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  4.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: ROMER79 on 03-30-2008)
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Reviews by WilliamPhilaPa:
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WilliamPhilaPa

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +18.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I was never a huge fan of Wit's in general however I have come around to them lately. I am beginning to really enjoy the mellow flavors and it's intention's to quench ones thirst on a sunny spring afternoon.
The Walt Wit is murky golden color with orange hues; the head is white and soapy; sticks around well. On the nose, faint banana, tangerine peels and small hint of lime.
The taste is more of the same...faint banana, tangerine peels, tiny hints of spice, bread dough, cloves and small hint of lime...well balanced.
Very clean and a beer that serves it's intentions. I like it very much!

Serving type: bottle

05-26-2008 19:06:14 | More by WilliamPhilaPa
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Walt Wit from Philadelphia Brewing Company
77 out of 100 based on 264 ratings.