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Kate's Weirdo Wit - Pipeworks Brewing Company

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Reviews: 2
Hads: 39
Avg: 4.07
pDev: 12.04%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Pipeworks Brewing Company visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: koutkid41 on 04-30-2014

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

There once was a weirdo named Kate
Who thought thai cuisine was great
She has a hunch the flavors would fit
In a refreshing wit.
Brewed with lemongrass, basil and kaffir lime,
Fermented for a time
And Goosh! A wit as weird as Kate!
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look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 5 | overall: 4

Soooo smooth and great tasting that at 8% its dangerous!

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

22 oz. bottle, with Batch #390-391 printed on the label. Yet another new wit beer creation from the masters at Pipeworks; expectations are excellent based on this knowledge.

Poured into a clear balloon snifter.

A - Pours a nice golden straw yellow colored body. Some decent clarity and some bubbles lazily floating topside. Two fingers of creamy fluffy white head that leaves behind spotty lacing. Looks very nice.

S - The smell is very nice, and definitely has that Pipeworks vibe to it. A delicious creamy fruity banana sort of aroma. Citrusy and grassy / wheaty / grainy, but I would never guess that this had basil or lime leaves in it just from the aroma.

T - Taste follows the nose - deliciously creamy, fruity, yeasty, and lightly citric. Herbal, grassy, and wheaty, but again I would never know this had basil or lime leaves in it without being told.

M - The feel is smooth, creamy, and delicious. Medium bodied with good carbonation. Creamy, herbal, and dry & grassy on the finish.

Overall, another excellent beer from Pipeworks. Not exactly a traditional wit style beer, but it is a nice take on the style. Highly recommended if it is available to you.

Pipeworks Kate's Weirdo Wit ---4/5.

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Kate's Weirdo Wit from Pipeworks Brewing Company
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