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(512) Wit | (512) Brewing Company

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87
very good
21 Reviews
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BEER STATS
Reviews:
21
Ratings:
117
Avg:
3.95
pDev:
30.89%
 
 
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
(512) Brewing Company
Texas, United States | website

Style: Witbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Made in the style of the Belgian wheat beers that are so refreshing, (512) Wit is a hazy ale spiced with coriander and domestic grapefruit peel. 50% US Organic 2-row malted barley and 50% US unmalted wheat and oats make this a light, crisp ale well suited for any occasion.

Added by wagenvolks on 07-04-2008

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Reviews: 21 | Ratings: 117
Reviews by AChamberlain:
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4.48/5  rDev +13.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

This a 100% better from when I first had it. Granted that was awhile ago, the first batch. It has improved greatly. I have been overlooking it for months now. My mistake.

Cloudy yellow. White head. Very pretty pour form Ginger Man. Zesty, spicy, clove aromas and flavor. Delicious. Some good citrus flavor as well. Straight up, one of the best American wits I have had in awhile.

Medium mouthfeel. Zesty as hell, very nice. Perfect drinkability. I will never overlook this beer again.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of Tiernan
3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

Photo of Mora2000
4/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On tap at the Draught House in Austin.

The beer pours a hazy yellow color with a white head. The aroma is wheat and coriander, with some other spices as well. The flavor is mostly coriander and wheat with only a little orange peel. There are some spicy hops in the flavor as well. Medium mouthfeel and medium-high carbonation.

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Photo of aschwab
4.5/5  rDev +13.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A: Pours hazy with a slight orange color. Looks like any good wit should. Slight head when served to me.

S: Good fruity smell to the beer. Easy to pick out certain citrusy aromas as well.

T: Really impressed by it for being a Texas Witbier. It has a great flavor to go with the aroma.

M: Standard for a witbier. Slight carbonation.

D: Easy drinkability. If it is available, I have no issue getting it.

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Photo of Djenx
2.75/5  rDev -30.4%

Photo of Andyyyyyy
4.13/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.25

I am not a fan of wit beers or grapefruity beers but this one was delicious. I thoroughly enjoyed the slight citrus note in the smell as well as the subtle undertone once on the palate. The wheat and grapefruit where perfectly balanced to make a delicious beer. It probably helped that I was sitting in a non air conditioned bar in 90 degree heat, but still a palatable beer.

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4/5  rDev +1.3%

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4/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4/5  rDev +1.3%

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3.44/5  rDev -12.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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4.25/5  rDev +7.6%

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3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

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3.75/5  rDev -5.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.53/5  rDev -10.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

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4.25/5  rDev +7.6%

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3.25/5  rDev -17.7%

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3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

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3/5  rDev -24.1%

Photo of Riccymon
3.5/5  rDev -11.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

Split a pint with the wife at yesterday's (512) spring open house.

This wit was served a cloudy, peach-color with a finger or so of white head. Smell is full of clove and wheat, nice and light. I also taste plenty of clove, along with bubble gum, citrus, and coriander in this lightly spicy beer. Mouthfeel is pretty creamy and pleasant, and on a warm spring day, this was one easy beer to drink.

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3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

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3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

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3/5  rDev -24.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

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4/5  rDev +1.3%

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(512) Wit from (512) Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 21 ratings.