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Ommegang Witte - Brewery Ommegang

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BA SCORE
85
very good

1,645 Ratings
THE BROS
78
okay

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Ratings: 1,645
Reviews: 720
rAvg: 3.77
pDev: 11.14%
Wants: 28
Gots: 80 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brewery Ommegang visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
A traditional Belgian-style wheat ale with whispers of sweet orange and a touch of tart lemon. Spicy and refreshing.

(Beer added by: Todd on 05-01-2004)
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HugoGrim

Pennsylvania

2.98/5  rDev -21%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Poured from the 750 ml bottle into a chalice. An aggressive pour produces little in the way of a head. Bubbled edges. Orange-yellow body with light spotty lace.

Aroma is of fruity wine mixed with light wheat, although overall muted, and not as full bodied and intense as I'd like.

Flavors of apple, pear, and sour fruits. The flavor is also muted and almost watered down. Spices very weak, barely there. As it sat it almost seemed to get worse.

Serving type: bottle

06-03-2008 22:27:08 | More by HugoGrim
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Ommegang Witte from Brewery Ommegang
85 out of 100 based on 1,645 ratings.