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Icelandic White Ale - Einstök Ölgerð

Icelandic White AleIcelandic White Ale

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BA SCORE
86
very good

78 Ratings
THE BROS
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 78
Reviews: 23
rAvg: 3.85
pDev: 12.99%


Brewed by:
Einstök Ölgerð visit their website
Iceland

Style | ABV
Witbier |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: thepeter on 01-10-2012)
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Reviews by GarryM:
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GarryM

California

4.5/5  rDev +16.9%

02-22-2014 18:44:02 | More by GarryM
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ckollias

Maryland

4/5  rDev +3.9%

04-14-2014 20:22:00 | More by ckollias
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Suds

Pennsylvania

3.88/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Beautiful, towering white head....firm and dense, sits atop this golden pale liquid. It is a flowery, lightly malty smelling brew. Coriander and wheat, some fruity scents as well (peach? Lemon?). The mouthfeel is light...a great summer brew. Somewhat sweet. Highly carbonated, which makes it spritzy. This is a fine brew.

Serving type: bottle

04-12-2014 19:52:07 | More by Suds
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dmorgan310

Panama

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

03-31-2014 22:21:54 | More by dmorgan310
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anvilx

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

03-25-2014 07:49:26 | More by anvilx
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whatname

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

03-06-2014 00:56:06 | More by whatname
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j_smorey

California

4.5/5  rDev +16.9%

02-18-2014 23:47:50 | More by j_smorey
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mpenske

California

4.25/5  rDev +10.4%

02-15-2014 23:46:21 | More by mpenske
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pjwilson

California

4.64/5  rDev +20.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.75

Really stoked on how good these beers from Iceland are. Blindfold it's an actual true to style Belgian White better than Hoegarden. So yeah there's that.

Taste: Yeasty, bright citrus, subtle malt, hint of minerals.

mouthfeel: very soft

OVerall: Highly recompensed.

Serving type: bottle

02-13-2014 05:44:20 | More by pjwilson
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Cervezaconcalor

Florida

4.25/5  rDev +10.4%

02-12-2014 03:00:12 | More by Cervezaconcalor
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Lare453

Florida

4/5  rDev +3.9%

02-07-2014 01:09:07 | More by Lare453
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LADYBEAST

California

4.5/5  rDev +16.9%

02-03-2014 04:15:24 | More by LADYBEAST
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SuperMario

California

4.75/5  rDev +23.4%

02-03-2014 04:14:41 | More by SuperMario
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kwkurdziel

Florida

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

01-27-2014 18:37:18 | More by kwkurdziel
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chadski

California

4/5  rDev +3.9%

01-21-2014 21:58:16 | More by chadski
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SoCaliC8

California

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

01-17-2014 11:39:03 | More by SoCaliC8
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Maillard

California

4/5  rDev +3.9%

01-11-2014 04:29:14 | More by Maillard
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-ronin-

Florida

4.25/5  rDev +10.4%

01-06-2014 00:12:31 | More by -ronin-
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westcoastbeerlvr

California

2.25/5  rDev -41.6%

01-01-2014 06:51:29 | More by westcoastbeerlvr
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JakesCrew

Pennsylvania

4.28/5  rDev +11.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

Nice appearance. Straw colored and cloudy. Fizzed over a bit on opening. Pineapple and citrus on the nose. Citrus and coriander are apparent. Mildly sweet. Watery mouthfeel. Light, crisp, refreshing beer with wide appeal. Good lunch beer on day after Christmas!

Serving type: bottle

12-26-2013 20:54:22 | More by JakesCrew
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humulusphile

California

4.25/5  rDev +10.4%

12-17-2013 06:28:59 | More by humulusphile
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TheSixthRing

California

3.65/5  rDev -5.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Appearance - Pours a cloudy pale straw color with a white, one-finger head. Fair retention, resulting in a broken layer of suds across the surface. Very little lacing, and what's there has no stick.

Smell - Primarily spice in the aroma, undercut by some funky herbal character. Light citrus notes. Hints of wheat.

Taste - Follows the nose to an extent. Lots of clove spice upfront, then moderate notes of citrus. Wheat creeps in mid-taste and grows stronger toward the finish. Traces of herbal notes. Finishes with wheat and a light clove spice.

Mouthfeel - Medium in body with ample carbonation. Bitey. A nice feel for a wit.

Overall - A fair to good witbier here. Would be better if not for some herbal notes that don't quite fit. One of the more aggressive wits out there, and that's something I can appreciate.

Serving type: bottle

12-07-2013 03:36:40 | More by TheSixthRing
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tjsmith910

Florida

3.25/5  rDev -15.6%

11-21-2013 12:01:54 | More by tjsmith910
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jemarent

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +10.4%

11-01-2013 18:17:58 | More by jemarent
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SFC21

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

10-27-2013 18:12:19 | More by SFC21
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Icelandic White Ale from Einstök Ölgerð
86 out of 100 based on 78 ratings.