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Bottom Up Wit - Revolution Brewing Company

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83
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351 Ratings
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Ratings: 351
Reviews: 50
rAvg: 3.69
pDev: 11.65%
Wants: 10
Gots: 27 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Revolution Brewing Company visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: emerge077 on 02-11-2010)
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thegodfather1076

Ohio

3.98/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Presentation: Revolution has really eye-catching cans with awesome graphics. Can gives a small description of the beer, ABV info, web info, and brewery info.

Appearance: I poured this out of its 12oz can into a 16oz English pint. Bottom Up pours out a hazy hay yellow with a ½ finger white foam head of a light density. Head retention was 1min before fading into a very thin ring. Not much lacing.

Smell/Aroma: Smells of coriander and spices with definite yeast-like wheat scent. Has a slight clove and sour scent with hints of citrus fruit and bubble gum.

Flavor/Taste: Taste is very citrus sweet on the front end with hints of bubble gum orange and coriander spiciness. This fades to a nice sour wheat flavor that ends with a slight spice and hop bite on the finish.

MouthFeel/Drinkability: Medium bodied with a very smooth and a very crisp carbonated feel. Very very drinkable.

Overall/Comments: A very good representation of the style with a very nice flavor profile. Very refreshing and tasty. This would make an excellent summer beer! Classified as a Witbier at 4.5% ABV. Consumed 2-18-13.

Serving type: can

02-26-2013 10:33:21 | More by thegodfather1076
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BRD14

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +15.2%

02-24-2013 17:32:34 | More by BRD14
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siege06nd

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

02-22-2013 01:23:04 | More by siege06nd
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HoodieNinja


2/5  rDev -45.8%

02-19-2013 05:11:23 | More by HoodieNinja
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josephwa

Minnesota

3/5  rDev -18.7%

02-14-2013 22:22:34 | More by josephwa
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NSK79

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -11.9%

02-14-2013 04:31:04 | More by NSK79
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markmcconv

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -11.9%

02-13-2013 19:08:21 | More by markmcconv
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JimmyFlatRock

Ohio

3.25/5  rDev -11.9%

02-10-2013 04:22:20 | More by JimmyFlatRock
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stortore

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

02-09-2013 05:35:18 | More by stortore
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Nachos4two

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +15.2%

02-07-2013 15:46:59 | More by Nachos4two
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csparace

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

02-07-2013 04:34:14 | More by csparace
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thewimperoo

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

02-03-2013 19:21:49 | More by thewimperoo
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Steffan


3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

02-02-2013 21:08:14 | More by Steffan
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Sturmthis

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

02-01-2013 02:02:02 | More by Sturmthis
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scruffwhor

Illinois

3.34/5  rDev -9.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Slightly hazey banana peel yellow and brass. Quick head and a ring of foam for a it. Average bubbling.

Banana, effervescent cloves, some more spice, fruity yeast, and lightly toasted wheat malt aroma.

Soft bodied brew from start to finish. Toasty, wheaty, and yeasty. Not a lot of coriander and oranger peel flavors. Some banana peel. Easy to drink and enjoy.

Serving type: can

01-31-2013 04:47:16 | More by scruffwhor
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joeseppy

Illinois

4.34/5  rDev +17.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Served at a Revolution brew dinner.

White foamy head and a yeasty haziness.

Lemon peel on the nose, coriander and clean.

Modest coriander, orange peel and notes of bread.

Unassuming, refreshing, crisp and clean. A delicious wit I would love to serve up in the warmer months.

Serving type: on-tap

01-27-2013 00:19:13 | More by joeseppy
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Bonna

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

01-25-2013 14:01:44 | More by Bonna
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superspak

Michigan

3.8/5  rDev +3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

12 ounce can into pint glass, no canning date. Pours very hazy golden straw color with a small 1 finger fairly dense white head with good retention, that reduces to a thin cap that lingers. Light spotty lacing on the glass. Aromas of lemon, orange peel, coriander, clove, wheat, bread, light bubblegum, floral, earth, and yeast esters. Nice and pleasant aromas with good balance and complexity. Taste of lemon, orange zest, coriander, wheat, clove, bread, floral, pepper, light bubblegum, earth, and yeast spiciness. Lingering notes of citrus, coriander, clove, wheat, bread, light bubblegum, earth, and yeast spices on the finish for a bit. Very nice balance and complexity of flavors; with a nice malt/spice balance; and zero cloying flavors after the finish. A touch watery, but its not too bad. Medium carbonation and body; with a lightly creamy and fairly crisp mouthfeel that is nice. Alcohol is very well hidden with almost zero warming noticed after the finish. Overall this is a very good witbier. Nice flavor balance and complexity; and extremely smooth to drink. A nicely enjoyable offering.

Serving type: can

01-25-2013 05:33:35 | More by superspak
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PHBoiler

Illinois

4/5  rDev +8.4%

01-21-2013 20:59:54 | More by PHBoiler
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Envelopes

Ohio

3.25/5  rDev -11.9%

01-18-2013 14:12:47 | More by Envelopes
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bpk59

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

01-18-2013 01:15:49 | More by bpk59
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ShutOutTheSky


3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

01-17-2013 02:54:12 | More by ShutOutTheSky
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brandoman63

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +15.2%

01-16-2013 04:08:24 | More by brandoman63
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brewtus

Ohio

3.91/5  rDev +6%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

12 oz can poured into dogfish snifter

Pours clear golden. Small head. Smells grainy,banana, some coriander and clove, sweet. Taste has that nice clean Belgian yeast, on the lighter side to match the appearance. This was pretty one dimensional but solid nonetheless. It's extremely drinkable and I can see myself buying it for a group of people on a warm summer day.

Serving type: can

01-16-2013 03:05:21 | More by brewtus
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Etan

Wisconsin

3.91/5  rDev +6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

12oz can into a tulip.

A: Pours a relatively clear mellow gold with a nice white head. Not much retention.

S: Soapy yeast and stone fruit, with a good dose of pleasant clovey esters. Light and sweet.

T: Taste follows the nose - bright and sweet grain, some mild coriander-like spiciness, a bit floral, crisp finish.

M: Light-bodied with crisp carbonation.

O: An entirely serviceable wit.

Serving type: can

01-14-2013 03:39:48 | More by Etan
Bottom Up Wit from Revolution Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 351 ratings.