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Florida Cracker Belgian-style White Ale - Cigar City Brewing

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Ratings: 994
Reviews: 142
rAvg: 3.68
pDev: 12.23%
Wants: 27
Gots: 124 | FT: 8
Brewed by:
Cigar City Brewing visit their website
Florida, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Pours cloudy straw in color with moderate notes of orange peel, coriander and hints of vanilla. Flavor has upfront citrus with coriander notes that lead into lemon/lime like notes and finishes with citrus and flowers.

18 IBU

(Beer added by: ktrillionaire on 05-19-2011)
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CCB Florida Cracker
Can into pint glass

A: Very hazy, pale orange, 2 fingers white head, small lacing

S: citrus, clove, pepper

T: follows the nose, citrus, spicy clove and pepper, plus a bit of Belgian yeast banana esters

M:fuller body, heavy carbonation, decent drink ability

O: not great, but pretty good. An acceptable pool/beach beer for the summer fl heat

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12 oz can born June 12.

A: Lovely pale, cloudy yellow. Enormous head that dies down right away. Still, looks good.

S: Well, cat pee. But not a hint of the synthetic sweetness of a mediocre wit. A touch of green grape. I don't get any of the orange peel or cilantro this is brewed with.

T: This is great. Much more interesting than the nose due to excellent use of saison yeast. Clean, straight-ahead and delicious saison/wit hybrid.

M: Nice and soft, but mine wasn't as active in the mouth as others have described. Would have liked a spritz uptick.

O: Really liked it. There are very few domestic wits available in New Orleans, none of which I buy with regularity. If (god willing) Cigar City ever gets its trucks here, this immediately becomes a summer regular. Sharing rarified air with the noble Allagash White.

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Florida Cracker Belgian-style White Ale from Cigar City Brewing
84 out of 100 based on 994 ratings.