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Allagash White - Allagash Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

3,730 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 3,730
Reviews: 1,245
rAvg: 4.15
pDev: 11.81%
Wants: 228
Gots: 282 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Allagash Brewing Company visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Our interpretation of a traditional Belgian wheat beer. Brewed with a generous portion of wheat and spiced with coriander and Curacao orange peel, this beer is fruity, refreshing and slightly cloudy in appearance.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 07-27-2001)
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Reviews by Kooz:
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Kooz

New York

3.58/5  rDev -13.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Got this on tap at a Manhattan burger joint.

Poured to a slightly pale opaque orange color with little head--very nice to behold.

Smelled acidic, tangy and citrusy--it's about what I'd expect.

Tasted nice--slightly bitter to start with a smooth finish followed by a hint of sweetness. The citrus (especially orange) flavor comes out, and the bitterness is not overpowering.

For a white, it's unusually creamy and has substantial body, yet it's crisp and doesn't bite back. I'm happy with the mouthfeel.

Overall it's one of the better whites I've had--I'll enjoy this again.

Serving type: on-tap

10-08-2012 17:44:40 | More by Kooz
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Allagash White from Allagash Brewing Company
93 out of 100 based on 3,730 ratings.