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Bell's Winter White Ale - Bell's Brewery, Inc.

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1,481 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,481
Reviews: 635
rAvg: 3.64
pDev: 13.46%
Wants: 27
Gots: 55 | FT: 1
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Bell's Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
Fermented with a Belgian ale yeast, this blend of barley & wheat malts yields a mixture of clove and fruity aromas, all without the use of any spices. Deliberately brewed to retain a cloudy appearance.

(Beer added by: maxpower on 02-22-2003)
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ralphw56

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3.75/5  rDev +3%

12-29-2013 04:02:23 | More by ralphw56
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3.75/5  rDev +3%

12-29-2013 02:41:53 | More by bralston345
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Illinois

3/5  rDev -17.6%

12-29-2013 01:27:24 | More by smartassboiler
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Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -17.6%

12-29-2013 01:00:33 | More by bostonryan
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New York

3.75/5  rDev +3%

12-29-2013 00:47:02 | More by MarkJBurch
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South Carolina

3.25/5  rDev -10.7%

12-28-2013 00:00:26 | More by SC_Beer_Drinker
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schnjac

Michigan

3.54/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Pours a cloudy light gold with mild white head. Belgian yeast smell is characteristic, with pale malts contributing to the mellow and light flavor (barley and wheat). Malt taste, with very slight notes of citrus/coriander. Medium body, crisp carbonation. A nice light and drinkable winter beer, especially if you aren't big on spice.

Serving type: bottle

12-27-2013 04:07:47 | More by schnjac
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thudean

New York

3.25/5  rDev -10.7%

12-26-2013 18:27:22 | More by thudean
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DerekQXQX

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -10.7%

12-25-2013 22:34:49 | More by DerekQXQX
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jackieT

Illinois

4/5  rDev +9.9%

12-25-2013 21:21:19 | More by jackieT
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bkaj21

Georgia

4.5/5  rDev +23.6%

12-25-2013 20:23:18 | More by bkaj21
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Sturmthis

Ohio

3.25/5  rDev -10.7%

12-25-2013 16:05:51 | More by Sturmthis
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George2744

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +3%

12-25-2013 08:16:19 | More by George2744
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carteravebrew

Colorado

4/5  rDev +9.9%

12-25-2013 05:10:42 | More by carteravebrew
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csmartin6

New York

3.75/5  rDev +3%

12-25-2013 01:00:07 | More by csmartin6
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patpbr

Ohio

3.86/5  rDev +6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A - Light golden wheat ale with a small amount of head retention.
S - Belgium yeast is most noticeable along with some malt
T - Sweet and spice a bit of banana and citrus , hints of grain.
M - Body is on the lighter side and a dry finish
O - Good combination and certainly refreshing.

Serving type: bottle

12-24-2013 23:51:03 | More by patpbr
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RWACKO

New York

3.25/5  rDev -10.7%

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Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -3.8%

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Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +9.9%

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sd123

Louisiana

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Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -17.6%

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New York

3/5  rDev -17.6%

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CloudStrife

New York

3.74/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

12oz bottle poured into a tulip. Packaged on 10/18/13.

A: Pours a cloudy light golden yellow with an average white head on top. Tough to see much visible carbonation in this haze. Leaves some lacing on the sides of the glass.

S: First thing I notice is a belgian like yeast characteristic. Wheat malts come in on the backend to even things out. Bit of a fruity aroma as well as a bready one.

T: Very mellow, well balanced flavor in this one. Focus is mainly on the pale malts but there is ample yeast aftertaste.

M: Medium body with crisp carbonation. Finishes a touch sticky but not bad. Easy drinking sessionable beer.

Overall I like how its a white ale that doesnt have any of the spices or orange flavor.

Serving type: bottle

12-20-2013 02:25:47 | More by CloudStrife
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jmdrpi

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -10.7%

12-19-2013 02:40:53 | More by jmdrpi
Bell's Winter White Ale from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
82 out of 100 based on 1,481 ratings.