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The White Shadow - Terminal Brewhouse

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Ratings: 15
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 7.91%
Wants: 0
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Terminal Brewhouse visit their website
Tennessee, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  5.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: ChainGangGuy on 01-25-2009

Two row barley and white wheat malts combine with coriander and orange peel to create a light bodied beer with delightful orange flavor. Extremely refreshing. No fruit necessary. This is Cool's favorite.
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Ratings: 15 | Reviews: 4
Reviews by Vdubb86:
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4/5  rDev +2%

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Photo of chinchill
3.98/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

served at brew pub.

A: lemonde color, but cloudy. Generous white, frothy head that has good retention and leaves the glass nicely coated with sticky lacing.

S: lemony and grassy smell over light malt base. Light hints of banana and clove.

T: Delicate but not 'light' flavor with notes of citrus, hay, light baked bread and noble hops. Sweet/bitter balance is excellent, as is the overall mix of flavors

M: medium-light body; good carbonation level.

O: Excellent for style! Very refreshing. 4.25

Photo of dsauter
4/5  rDev +2%

Photo of bmoraymond
3.97/5  rDev +1.3%

Photo of Ela
3.85/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Tone
4.17/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Pours a cloudy, golden color. 1/2 inch head of a white color. Good retention and good lacing. Smells of cinnamon, sweet malt, coriander, slight yeast, and slight hops. Fits the style of a Witbier. Mouth feel is smooth and thick with an average carbonation level. Tastes of sweet malt, citrus, coriander, and cinnamon. Overall, a good blend, body, and drinkability.

Photo of mporter249
3.25/5  rDev -17.1%

Photo of brentk56
3.8/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Appearance: A massive, frothy head crowns the cloudy honey colored liquid; impressive lacing action

Smell: Tangerine peel, cracker malt and a hint of coriander

Taste: Tangerine peel dominates the front end, with tangy wheat notes arriving in the middle; the coriander adds another dimension after the swallow but is overwhelmed by the citrus and wheat flavors

Mouthfeel: Light to medium body; slightly creamy; moderate carbonation

Overall: A very refreshing beer but lacks the subtlety of the better examples of the style; kind of a hybrid, American approach; great for the hot weather

Photo of grumpygerman
3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

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4.5/5  rDev +14.8%

Photo of benloho
3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

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3.5/5  rDev -10.7%

Photo of MacQ32
3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

Photo of ChainGangGuy
4.3/5  rDev +9.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Appearance: Cloudy, pale hay-colored body with a thin, white head that yielding light lacing on the way down.

Smell: Citrusy orange-scented aroma with a waft of lightly tangy wheat and a lesser background note of coriander.

Taste: Mildly sweet pale malts with a lightly tangy wheat component. The addition of orange peel give it a sweet, freshly-squeezed juice flavor. A contrasting earthy spiciness from the coriander follows. Light spicy hops and bitterness. The coriander becomes a bit more pungent, lasting beyond the finish and into the aftertaste.

Mouthfeel: Medium-bodied. Medium-plus carbonation.

Drinkability: Tasty and immensely refreshing. A mighty fine start to my inaugural trip to Terminal Brewhouse.

Photo of psmith161
4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

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The White Shadow from Terminal Brewhouse
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