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(512) Wit - (512) Brewing Company

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(512) Wit
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102 Ratings
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Ratings: 102
Reviews: 19
rAvg: 3.81
pDev: 13.12%
Wants: 3
Gots: 10 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
(512) Brewing Company visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  5.20% ABV

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.

(Beer added by: wagenvolks on 07-04-2008)
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Reviews by BgThang:
Photo of BgThang
4.22/5  rDev +10.8%

sitting here at the brewery with a fresh pour of this golden cloudy goodness.

Nose coriander, grapefruit, citrus, lemon, and some other spiceyness

Appearance golden cloudy with a nice head that last

Mouthfeel starts a little creamy with some hope on the backend with a little bit of dryness

A very fine brew, thanks kevin for a good solid beer for the Texas heat and cannot wait for the winter to try this again

BgThang, Oct 20, 2008
More User Reviews:
Photo of Tiernan
3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

Tiernan, Jun 18, 2013
Photo of Mora2000
4/5  rDev +5%

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.

Mora2000, Feb 15, 2010
Photo of aschwab
4.5/5  rDev +18.1%

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.

aschwab, Apr 17, 2009
Photo of Djenx
2.75/5  rDev -27.8%

Djenx, Jul 18, 2012
Photo of Andyyyyyy
4.13/5  rDev +8.4%

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.

Andyyyyyy, Apr 12, 2014
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4/5  rDev +5%

mhenson42, Dec 01, 2011
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4/5  rDev +5%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

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4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

gtermi, Nov 19, 2011
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3.25/5  rDev -14.7%

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3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

Big_Dave, Aug 02, 2014
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3/5  rDev -21.3%

notalumberjack, Feb 25, 2012
Photo of Riccymon
3.48/5  rDev -8.7%

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.

Riccymon, Mar 23, 2009
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3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

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3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

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4/5  rDev +5%

stumac, Jun 18, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

jbdaves72, Mar 26, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

magpie2020, Jan 16, 2014
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3/5  rDev -21.3%

verset, Sep 13, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

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4/5  rDev +5%

Karibourgeois, Mar 08, 2014
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(512) Wit from (512) Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 102 ratings.