1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

White Thai - Westbrook Brewing Co.

Not Rated.
White ThaiWhite Thai

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
85
very good

683 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 683
Reviews: 105
rAvg: 3.74
pDev: 11.76%
Wants: 27
Gots: 73 | FT: 10
Brewed by:
Westbrook Brewing Co. visit their website
South Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer, inspired by the flavors of Southeast Asian cuisine, is a twist on the classic Belgian witbier style. Instead of the traditional coriander and orange peel spicing regimen, we add fresh lemongrass, ginger root, and a dash of Sorachi Ace hops. The result is a wonderfully refreshing ale with notes of lemon candy, citrus fruit, and a slight spiciness from the ginger. Best served at 45˚F in a tulip or wine glass.

16 IBU

(Beer added by: kkipple on 01-04-2011)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | Likes | High | Low | Top Raters | Read the Alström Bros Beer Reviews and Beer Ratings of White Thai Alström Bros
Ratings: 683 | Reviews: 105 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of MicroBeerMan1980
3.5/5  rDev -6.4%

Photo of SCanthony
3/5  rDev -19.8%

Photo of Justdoit1234
3.25/5  rDev -13.1%

Photo of philbe311
3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

Photo of EB1
2.75/5  rDev -26.5%

Photo of Kinger86
3.76/5  rDev +0.5%

Photo of tranquilocigars
4.25/5  rDev +13.6%

Photo of BeccaH
4/5  rDev +7%

Photo of ryanflc
4/5  rDev +7%

Photo of CavemanRamblin
3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

Photo of blbarnett3
3.5/5  rDev -6.4%

Photo of Jlog7910
3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

Photo of TheRaven
3/5  rDev -19.8%

Photo of Westyn
4/5  rDev +7%

Photo of TBlightning
3.5/5  rDev -6.4%

Photo of Aficionado_Shawn
3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

Photo of Marty91
4/5  rDev +7%

Photo of Rlhinson2104
3.76/5  rDev +0.5%

Photo of bret717
3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

Photo of Lucnifter
4/5  rDev +7%

Photo of Brew33
4/5  rDev +7%

Photo of flagmantho
3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

Poured from 12oz can into a weizen glass.

Appearance: light, silvery-golden hue with a moderate haze and light effervescence. Head poured a thin layer of frothy white foam. Not too bad.

Smell: lightly refreshing wheaty aroma with a relatively light spicing. Orange peel is definitely evident. Mild, but decent.

Taste: wheaty taste with a bit of a soapy spicing, although the orange peel certainly adds a little bitterness. Well-made, but pretty run-of-the-mill.

Mouthfeel: medium-light body with a decent carbonation and creaminess.

Overall: a perfectly competent witbier, it does take on a bit more bitter orange than I usually like. Still, it's quite drinkable. Worth a try.

Photo of WesFoxlove
3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

Photo of Bandolas
4/5  rDev +7%

Love love this beer when you need to beat that SC heat!

Photo of masterofsparks
3.25/5  rDev -13.1%

White Thai from Westbrook Brewing Co.
85 out of 100 based on 683 ratings.