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Blue Moon Belgian White - Coors Brewing Company

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Blue Moon Belgian WhiteBlue Moon Belgian White

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BA SCORE
78
okay

4,912 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

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Ratings: 4,912
Reviews: 1,434
rAvg: 3.4
pDev: 18.53%
Wants: 33
Gots: 378 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Coors Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 08-15-2001)
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TempeBeerMan

Arizona

3.08/5  rDev -9.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Poured from a bottle into a Weizen glass.

A – Pours a cloudy straw yellow with a sparkly white head that disappears quickly, leaving tiny traces on the sides. Started with serious lacing, but vanished completely midway through the glass.

S – Smells of coriander, and a big fruity aroma, but with an odd “off” character. Smells a little…chemical? Synthetic? Definitely not a good note to have surface.

T – Big citrus esters, with hints of orange, lemon, banana, and apricot, but more of that cloying imitation fruit note detected in the nose is prevalent in the taste. Outside of that, decently balanced.

M – Is it possible for “slightly fizzy” carbonation to be a good thing? In this beer, it is. The carbonation compliments the taste and makes for an easy drink. Finishes clean. Refreshing.

O – Would be a lot better without the odd notes described above. It’s almost as if they flavor this with some sort of artificial fruit flavor. Not a bad beer though, and a good alternative to mass-produced AB adjunct lagers when in a restaurant or dive bar where no other craft beer options are available.

Serving type: bottle

12-09-2011 21:29:24 | More by TempeBeerMan
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Blue Moon Belgian White from Coors Brewing Company
78 out of 100 based on 4,912 ratings.