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Florida Cracker Belgian-style White Ale - Cigar City Brewing

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Florida Cracker Belgian-style White AleFlorida Cracker Belgian-style White Ale

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857 Ratings
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Ratings: 857
Reviews: 132
rAvg: 3.69
pDev: 11.65%
Wants: 20
Gots: 88 | FT: 5
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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JDizzle

Indiana

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

04-01-2013 03:14:01 | More by JDizzle
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Gtg642

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

03-31-2013 12:18:42 | More by Gtg642
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Gerred

Colorado

3.25/5  rDev -11.9%

03-31-2013 00:57:49 | More by Gerred
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Choclathai

Arizona

4/5  rDev +8.4%

03-30-2013 01:31:55 | More by Choclathai
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damngoode

Indiana

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

03-30-2013 01:27:10 | More by damngoode
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StJamesGate

New York

3.49/5  rDev -5.4%

Cloudy limocello yellow with puffy craggy white froth.
Light herbs, lemon zest and clean wheat on the nose - mild.
Cream crackers, waxy yeast, coriander hum and citrus tartness to end.
Carambola finish and herbal linger.
Light to medium, clingy, soft.

Too sweet, some rough edges, flat and a bit heavy - could definitely use more fizz. Basically, exactly what you're not looking for in a hot weather beer. Mediocre at best.

Starting to wonder just how good a brewery CCB really is...

03-30-2013 01:19:10 | More by StJamesGate
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Nachos4two

Illinois

4/5  rDev +8.4%

03-29-2013 23:38:10 | More by Nachos4two
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DuffmanSaysALotOfThings

New York

4/5  rDev +8.4%

03-29-2013 17:24:40 | More by DuffmanSaysALotOfThings
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beergorrilla

Michigan

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

03-29-2013 00:12:49 | More by beergorrilla
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Zaphog

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

03-28-2013 23:37:38 | More by Zaphog
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B-SHAY

Florida

4.5/5  rDev +22%

03-28-2013 12:38:58 | More by B-SHAY
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juliusseizure

New York

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

03-28-2013 05:40:12 | More by juliusseizure
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chinchill

South Carolina

3.44/5  rDev -6.8%

12 oz can poured hazy golden straw with lots of visible carbonation and a towering, durable white head.

Aroma: Malty-musty-yeasty with ripe banana and traces of lemon and coriander.

Taste: Much better than the aroma (my usual response to witbiers), with more lemon and less banana and yeast. There are hints of bread dough, flowers and orange peel. Tart.

Feel: above average amount of carbonation; medium body; close to creamy for style; tart; less dry than expected.

Overall: worth trying, particularly if you like this style. Refreshing.

03-28-2013 02:50:05 | More by chinchill
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alysmith4

District of Columbia

3.25/5  rDev -11.9%

03-26-2013 13:43:26 | More by alysmith4
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bigfnjoe

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

03-25-2013 22:29:21 | More by bigfnjoe
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nmann08

District of Columbia

3.25/5  rDev -11.9%

03-25-2013 20:56:10 | More by nmann08
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JackMcAwesome

Florida

4/5  rDev +8.4%

03-24-2013 20:09:54 | More by JackMcAwesome
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HeyJim

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

03-24-2013 19:35:18 | More by HeyJim
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sendbeer

Georgia

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

03-24-2013 18:18:07 | More by sendbeer
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KeyWestGator

Florida

4/5  rDev +8.4%

03-24-2013 02:11:40 | More by KeyWestGator
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ckk527

South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

03-24-2013 01:21:52 | More by ckk527
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NoleDoc

Florida

4.49/5  rDev +21.7%

Had this from can to glass on 3/21/13, originally canned on january 17, 2013. So fresh! I was excited to try it as I've heard it was a damn good beer. Nice bright yellow color. Very refreshing mouthful. You totally taste the crackers in the beer. Another cool thing... Watch out for the messages on the bottom of the cans.

03-22-2013 03:26:51 | More by NoleDoc
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hornsup

Virginia

3/5  rDev -18.7%

03-21-2013 05:34:30 | More by hornsup
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ROGUE16

Delaware

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

03-20-2013 20:45:00 | More by ROGUE16
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ExtraStout

Massachusetts

3.18/5  rDev -13.8%

Poured on-tap at the Cigar City Brewing tasting room in Tampa. The beer was served in a pint glass, and it poured a slightly hazy, pale gold color with no head. The nose is very muted, with floral (juniper?) smells, and very light spicing. The beer is light and smooth, with flavors of slight sour citrus and a smooth, bready spicing. Light in mouth, this beer has an aftertaste that is mostly coriander spicing. The finish is minimal and quick, making an easy drinker.

03-20-2013 02:14:04 | More by ExtraStout
Florida Cracker Belgian-style White Ale from Cigar City Brewing
83 out of 100 based on 857 ratings.