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Optimal Wit - Port City Brewing

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84
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208 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 208
Reviews: 58
rAvg: 3.73
pDev: 11.26%
Wants: 2
Gots: 19 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Port City Brewing visit their website
Virginia, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Thorpe429 on 02-04-2011)
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Had on draft at Dry 85

A-Pours hazy pale golden with small white head. Spotty lacing.

S-Orange/Coriander aroma, medium body, medium carbonation, and pretty good small bubble lacing.

T-Taste is coriander, orange, spice (mostly grains of paradise), some floral, some grassy, some lemon, with crisp finish.

M-Mouthfeel has a medium body, medium carbonation, and pretty good small bubble lacing.

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A: Pouring into a pilsner glass, light pale straw. Becomes pale golden with addition of yeast sediment. Fine cream head, and very fine lacing.

S: Citrus zestiness, coriander spicing, and some grainy aromatics. Nothing overpowering.

M: Nicely balanced and refreshing from beginning to end. Smooth, creamy and finely carbonated. Could be a little snappier to start, but finishes with a perfect dryness fro the style accompanied by a subtle tartness.

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Optimal Wit from Port City Brewing
84 out of 100 based on 208 ratings.