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Clementine - Clown Shoes

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932 Ratings
very good

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Ratings: 932
Reviews: 259
rAvg: 3.67
pDev: 12.53%
Wants: 30
Gots: 111 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Clown Shoes visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: bceagles39 on 05-24-2010)
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look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured from a 22 bottle into a snifter. Purchased for a dollar at Gasbarro's in Attleboro, MA.

A- Pours a slightly hazy bright golden body with a small white head that reduces without leaving much lacing or retention.

S- heavy spices and citrus.. cloves, oranges, some cinnamon and wheat. Overly spiced on the nose.

T- Heavy spices and orange peel, followed by wheat and grain. The finish has cloves and allspice.

M- Medium body, high carbonation

Good but nothing special. Spices were overdone, could have been a little more balanced.

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355ml Bottle from Brewdog's Online Shop (£3.00):
Light golden & cloudy with a thumb-sized, bubbly white head on top that reduces a little, holding about half its original size for the next couple of minutes.

Fruity upfront with citrus notes (orange & some lemon zest). Pear & apple like aroma plus some coriander, cloves & wheat. There are a few light hops in the mix as well & some faint yeast and a semi-sweet aroma towards the end.

Orange & wheat with some lemon zest & coriander before some clove & yeast around the middle. It tastes a little sweeter than the nose indicated & some spice is present throughout, as is the faint hops from the aroma too.

Very smooth & refreshing, it's well-balanced throughout & goes down very easy despite the 6% abv. It's well-carbonated & seems quite lively giving it quite a crisp and dry finish that leave you wanting to take another drink.

A beer that I really enjoyed & one that proved far too easy to drink. It's relatively simple would usually be a bad thing but it works very well in this case with the citrus fruits & orange complimenting the coriander and wheat flavours. This one tastes as a witbier should and is definitely one worth picking up.

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Clementine from Clown Shoes
83 out of 100 based on 932 ratings.