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Evil Twin Nomader Wit - Evil Twin Brewing

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BA SCORE
81
good

38 Ratings
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Ratings: 38
Reviews: 9
rAvg: 3.53
pDev: 13.6%
Wants: 1
Gots: 3 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Evil Twin Brewing visit their website
Denmark

Style | ABV
Witbier |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Knapp85 on 07-30-2013)
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4.25/5  rDev +20.4%

vermilcj, Aug 11, 2013
Photo of CloudStrife
4.21/5  rDev +19.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

22oz bottle poured into a snifter.

A: Pours a hazy orangish gold with a white head. Not much lacing on the sides. Too opaque to really see any carbonation.

S: Great farmhouse aroma going on here. Brett comes through quite nicely. Hint of the regular witbier aromas like orange and coriander. Also some earthy hops going on.

T: As the bottle describes its a witbier with Brett yeast and the flavor reflects that very well. Dont get the thought that it's sour into your head, much more of a farmhouse saison flavor.

M: Medium body that has a nice creamy mouthfeel to it. Much less carbonation that most

Overall I'm really enjoying this beer. Always been a fan of the Brett strain of yeast and this is no exception. Worth a try if you can find one.

CloudStrife, Sep 13, 2013
Photo of icehawk
4.05/5  rDev +14.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.25

Tap @ Westbrook Appearance: Cloudy yellow/orange with a slight white head Aroma: Yeast, banana, hint of spices Taste: Light fruits, spices Palate: Good carbonation giving it a lively mouthfeel. Smooth finish with a slightly fruity finish. Overall: Exceptional. Nicely balanced, very drinkable, and very complex for its abv.

icehawk, Aug 07, 2013
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4/5  rDev +13.3%

TallSaint, Aug 11, 2013
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4/5  rDev +13.3%

smithj4, Aug 10, 2013
Photo of GrindFatherBob
4/5  rDev +13.3%

GrindFatherBob, Sep 29, 2013
Photo of metter98
3.96/5  rDev +12.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

A: The beer is very hazy yellowish orange in color. It poured with a quarter finger high white head that quickly died down, leaving delicate lacing on the surface and a collar around the edge of the glass.
S: Light to moderate aromas of citrusy hops are present in the nose - grapefruit seems to stand out in particular - along with some hints of funk.
T: The taste has flavors of grapefruit with notes of orange peels: spicy notes of coriander are present in the finish and linger through the aftertaste. There is a light amount of bitterness; little if any sourness is perceptible.
M: It feels light- to medium-bodied on the palate and has a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: This beer is interesting and tastes like a hybrid between a hoppy pale ale and a witbier. It is quite drinkable.

metter98, Aug 10, 2013
Photo of LiquidAmber
3.93/5  rDev +11.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Poured into a Warsteiner pokal. Pours a hazy light golden amber with a fine one finger white head with great retention and lacing. Aroma of lemon, grapefruit, light bready malt and a hint of citrus hops. Flavor follows with light lemon, grapefruit, light stone fruit in a nice bready malt body. Mild grassy hops and citrus rind in the finish. Great medium to full creamy body, quite a nice texture for a wit. Possibly leans more towards an American pale ale, but keeps enough of the wit character to pass. I could have scored this lower for its deviation from a true wit, but I liked this quite a bit and scored mostly on enjoyment and quality. Inexplicably expensive for one of the Westbrook brewed Evil Twin productions, but glad I tried it.

LiquidAmber, Aug 23, 2013
Photo of sleazo
3.93/5  rDev +11.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

On tap at Torst

A_Hazy orange hue with a thick off white cap. Beautiful lacing

S_Lemon peel, Clove and a hint of some funk

T_Slightly sweet wheat flavours followed by an array of banana, apple and pear. Finish is nicely bitter with a lingering of barnyard.

M_medium bodied with a stinging up front carbonation. Back end manages to be a little more viscous than I expected.

O_ The Brett adds enough to make it interesting without overpowering the whole affair. You still know you are drinking a well crafted wit.

sleazo, Aug 17, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

braugon, Aug 22, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

Mantooth, Sep 01, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

Griffith, Jan 17, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

kaelingirl, Dec 04, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

BfloBrewHound, Aug 11, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

lsummers, Aug 24, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

kylehay2004, Sep 07, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

afsdan, Mar 28, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

aoampm, Jul 26, 2014
Photo of TheSixthRing
3.6/5  rDev +2%

Appearance - Pours cloudy and straw yellow in color with a white finger's worth of head. Fair retention leads to a broken layer of surface suds. Lacing is spotty with good stick. 3.75

Smell - Predominant mild lemon sourness. Slight spice. 3.5

Taste - Follows the nose. Mild lemon sourness along with a slight spice bite. Wheat peaks through by mid-taste. Finish is on the bitter side, with orange and lemon pith flavor. 3.5

Mouthfeel - Light in body with fair carbonation. 3.75

Overall - Not a great wit by any means. Frankly drinks more like a white IPA, which is what they should have marketed it as. Steep price for something this pedestrian. 3.5

TheSixthRing, Aug 26, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

BeerPunk1312, Mar 17, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

DavidBart, Aug 18, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

chippo33, Sep 27, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

jklecko2, Aug 06, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

POTABLE83, Jan 29, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

timoteo833, Aug 05, 2013
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Evil Twin Nomader Wit from Evil Twin Brewing
81 out of 100 based on 38 ratings.