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Summer Solstice - The Brew Kettle Taproom & Smokehouse / Production Works

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49 Ratings
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Ratings: 49
Reviews: 16
rAvg: 3.68
pDev: 11.96%
Wants: 1
Gots: 4 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
The Brew Kettle Taproom & Smokehouse / Production Works visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  5.30% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: schwaeh on 07-26-2011)
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tmaury

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

06-30-2014 23:33:06 | More by tmaury
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chippo33

Vermont

2/5  rDev -45.7%

06-24-2014 00:04:57 | More by chippo33
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Steve_Trick

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

06-23-2014 03:24:36 | More by Steve_Trick
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buschbeer

Ohio

3.86/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

12 FL. OZ. bottle
Served in a pilsner

A - It is pale yellow in color and clear. It is capped with three inches of eggshell head. There is little lacing.

S - I smell the traditional orange and coriander.

T - I notice a distinct orange taste. I also taste some spices. Coriander comes to mind again.

M - Medium

O - It is a refreshing beer after a long day at the ballpark watching the Tigers beat down the Tribe. This is a pretty good witbier.

Serving type: bottle

06-22-2014 23:12:32 | More by buschbeer
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kbrown

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

06-22-2014 01:45:50 | More by kbrown
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Tanbeer73

Ohio

4/5  rDev +8.7%

06-18-2014 23:47:12 | More by Tanbeer73
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barczar

Kentucky

3.74/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Hazy golden straw body is balanced by a fruit white head that lingers.

Notes of coriander, orange zest, lemon, and what counter floral estery notes of Belgian yeast. Lots of yeast and fruit dominance.

Flavor follows suit, with sour lemon and sweet orange pith opening into a wheat, lightly bready malt backbone that lingers into the lightly dry, somewhat flat finish.

Body is moderate, with carbonation a touch on the high side.

Nice spices and fruit character, with good yeast presence and enough wheat to be noticeable. The finish is a little flabby.

Serving type: bottle

06-18-2014 17:14:33 | More by barczar
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Zanico

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

06-17-2014 23:42:40 | More by Zanico
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ygtbsm94

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

06-13-2014 22:33:46 | More by ygtbsm94
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Hoptometrist

Oregon

3.8/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Served from the bottle into a nonic glass.

A- Poured a very clear pale golden color with tons of visible carbonation, white soapy head that left no lace.

S- Bubblegum, citrus, clove, and yeast.

T- Lots of sweet cracker and bready malt, citrus, clove, bubblegum, yeast, and coriander notes.

M- Light bodied, not dry, prickly carbonation, and kind of watery finish.

O- A lot more sweetness and malt expression that other witbiers I have had, but overall a solid witbier that hits most of the notes you expect for the style.

Serving type: bottle

05-22-2014 00:40:18 | More by Hoptometrist
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Lightman

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

05-12-2014 14:25:02 | More by Lightman
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muraco3

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

05-10-2014 04:49:53 | More by muraco3
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dailyminefield

North Carolina

3.25/5  rDev -11.7%

05-07-2014 23:33:00 | More by dailyminefield
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GOBLIN

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

04-02-2014 17:33:52 | More by GOBLIN
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Barcky112

Colorado

4.5/5  rDev +22.3%

03-28-2014 23:31:49 | More by Barcky112
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DeFaz

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

03-28-2014 23:30:51 | More by DeFaz
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outsider

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

10-14-2013 18:45:22 | More by outsider
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camartin27

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

08-09-2013 00:49:46 | More by camartin27
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JoeLacy

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

07-30-2013 04:12:22 | More by JoeLacy
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ryanpj

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

07-27-2013 03:46:40 | More by ryanpj
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WillHops

Ohio

3/5  rDev -18.5%

07-27-2013 02:25:03 | More by WillHops
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pathman

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

07-14-2013 19:29:42 | More by pathman
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Artjsantos

Ohio

4/5  rDev +8.7%

06-25-2013 01:39:45 | More by Artjsantos
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McNealc31

Ohio

3.8/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Pours lighter in color and less cloudy than expected. Aroma is enticing with sweet orange and coriander. Flavor is spot on. The wheat malt is there, but the orange and coriander come through just fine.

Light, crisp, refreshing, good balance. Very nice Wit.

Serving type: bottle

06-08-2013 01:01:36 | More by McNealc31
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Florida9

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

06-07-2013 22:53:57 | More by Florida9
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Summer Solstice from The Brew Kettle Taproom & Smokehouse / Production Works
83 out of 100 based on 49 ratings.