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Namaste - Dogfish Head Brewery

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very good

2,449 Ratings
very good

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Ratings: 2,449
Reviews: 506
rAvg: 3.77
pDev: 13.53%
Wants: 143
Gots: 482 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
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Delaware, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  4.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: jgasparine on 10-17-2009

A witbier bursting with good karma. Made with dried organic orange slices, fresh-cut lemongrass and a bit of coriander, this Belgian-style white beer is a great thirst quencher.

20 IBU
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look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A : light yellow, a bit cloudy with a healthy head

S: citrus (orange & lemon) are very well balanced

T: smooth, almost a perfect reflection of the smell

M: light and refreshing, but maybe a bit too thin for my taste

This is what I expect in a witbier, but nothing outstanding to mention. It has good balanced aroma and nice smooth finish. A very drinkable brew, I will definitely have it again.

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look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3


750ml into a tulip. Pours a fully hazed pale milky yellow, minor head lasted briefly, little lacing.

Aroma is sharp, citrus although not obvious orange and a hint of something from the medicine cabinet.

The flavor is muted. Dominant taste spike is of potpourri. Zero bitter. The aftertaste of what there is flees the mouth leaving a nondescript sensation rather than a flavor. Thin watery mouthfeel.

my grandmother's house was large, many closets across many bedrooms, none were sliders. Hiding in some, in the dark, I could taste a smell. When I encounter this now, in a wit, it doesn't appeal although the memory is pleasant.

Namaste from Dogfish Head Brewery
85 out of 100 based on 2,449 ratings.