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White Beer - Lakefront Brewery, Inc.

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82
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205 Ratings
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Ratings: 205
Reviews: 123
rAvg: 3.6
pDev: 13.61%
Wants: 5
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Lakefront Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  4.60% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Mitchster on 04-23-2002)
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BrewnZ

Washington

1.93/5  rDev -46.4%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2

From the brewery . . . poured a hazy gold with diacetyl (buttered popcorn) and orange peel aroma. Tart wheat flavor is followed by orange peel and coriander then muddled diactly finish. It was my 1st beer of the day so I tried to like it but could not. This beer has fermentation problems yo!

Serving type: on-tap

11-08-2006 06:29:04 | More by BrewnZ
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neckbeered

Montana

2/5  rDev -44.4%

06-09-2013 21:44:47 | More by neckbeered
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armock

New York

2.23/5  rDev -38.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

A - Poured a hazy light yellow with a white head that leaves lacing behind

S - Is not that good at all smells like a wheaty gym sock

T - This stuff is bad its like drinking nasty wheat water

M - This beer has a watery body with medium carbonation to it

D - Ok when I had this beer it was hot out and the bad taste overpowered the cold refreshing qualities of this beer stay a way from this beer

Serving type: bottle

01-26-2010 22:47:20 | More by armock
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khargro2

Kentucky

2.5/5  rDev -30.6%

10-30-2013 00:10:35 | More by khargro2
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dacrza1

New Jersey

2.51/5  rDev -30.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 2.75

DATE TASTED: December 28, 2013... GLASSWARE: Hoegaarden tumbler...OCCASION: post-NFL playoffs... APPEARANCE: hazy, yellow-orange hue--approaches pale orange juice--with a thin white head; reasonable lacing... AROMA: faint drifts of orange intermingle with wheaty esters--weak and ephemeral... PALATE: rather thin and flat; slow carbonation--swiftly consumed! probably a thirst quencher in the summer months, but not such a suitable companion in the winter...TASTE: softened, suppressed peach, orange zest, subtle lemon...a watery, tuned down wit... OVERALL: tough to hate on this one, as it may well be the season weakens its experience; still, the overall effect is an unmemorable one, an American wit that cleans and rinses an already clean palate...

Serving type: bottle

01-11-2014 02:09:22 | More by dacrza1
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enelson

Illinois

2.75/5  rDev -23.6%

04-16-2013 00:35:07 | More by enelson
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Jamstone714

Florida

2.75/5  rDev -23.6%

09-04-2012 00:38:59 | More by Jamstone714
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Jameson_Daniel

Michigan

2.75/5  rDev -23.6%

06-18-2014 12:13:35 | More by Jameson_Daniel
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Graff

Wisconsin

2.75/5  rDev -23.6%

06-08-2014 01:45:05 | More by Graff
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BeerBelcher

Ohio

2.75/5  rDev -23.6%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

I had this during a visit to the brewery, where it was described as "like Blue Moon," which thankfully it was not. It was not all that sweet, but was very clovey in taste with a somewhat disturbing aroma. All-in-all, I'm not a fan.

Appearance was a pale cloudy with one finger of head. Aroma was bad with no spice and a stale corn smell covered in sweetness. Taste was very clovey, and OK. Mouthfeel was also a little flat.

Serving type: on-tap

04-01-2007 20:57:40 | More by BeerBelcher
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yuenglings

Pennsylvania

2.8/5  rDev -22.2%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.5

A: Looks like white grape juice with a slight haze to it small head good laceing

S: like a sour orage with coriander with some grassyness

T: Like it smells with alittle bit of bitterness at the end.

M: Its kind of thin and course with a little fizzness at the end

D: I could drink a few but thats it i dont think i would ever buy this agian

Serving type: bottle

02-28-2009 19:06:24 | More by yuenglings
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CaptainIPA

Wisconsin

2.95/5  rDev -18.1%
look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Pours a hazed and cloudy pale gold color with visible yeast in suspension. Frothy two-finger head with good retention and adequate lacing.

Subtle aromas of wheat and lemon citrus. Opens grainy and rough on the palate with a tang of wheat, followed by a mild hop bitterness. Spices come into play with suggestions of orange peel and coriander. White pepper surfaces in the background. Crisp with lively carbonation. Finishes somewhat dry.

Not an exemplary Witbier by any means, but certainly passable for the style.

Serving type: bottle

12-28-2010 04:31:58 | More by CaptainIPA
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womencantsail

California

2.98/5  rDev -17.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Thanks for another Wisconsin tick, Bobby.

A: The beer pours a surprisingly clear golden straw color with a large white head and a bit of sticky lacing.

S: Smells of wheat and straw with a fair amount of yeast. A light spice, white pepper and a bit of coriander, with some definite orange peel and grass. Mildly sweet with a bit of bread and citrus.

T: Almost medicinal from the intense floral notes. A lot of rose, which seems strange, toasted malt, honey, and some wheat bread. A slight citrus note and some mild spice. The flavor really doesn't correspond to the aroma.

M: Light to medium in body with a medium level of carbonation.

O: Wasn't a fan of the flavor on this one. It smelled alright, though.

Serving type: bottle

08-06-2011 19:48:08 | More by womencantsail
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NilocRellim

Minnesota

3/5  rDev -16.7%

09-17-2012 21:31:11 | More by NilocRellim
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mbutter1997

Nebraska

3/5  rDev -16.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

A: Pours cloudy pale yellow, <1 finger of head that dissipates very quickly.
S: Orange peel and coriander are very evident, nothing else of significance.
T: Again, orange peel & coriander are dominating tastes with occasional hint of lemon. All in all, not a great amount of flavor. Got better as I continued to drink, but still unimpressive.
M: Light & fizzy, mild acidity.
D: Not that great of a beer, just average. For the style, I'd prefer a Blue Moon or Sam Adams White Ale. I likely would not buy another Lakefront White Beer, but wouldn't reject a free one.

Serving type: bottle

04-29-2007 19:11:50 | More by mbutter1997
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TylerDYoung


3/5  rDev -16.7%

05-13-2012 02:40:28 | More by TylerDYoung
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AlphaKing414

Wisconsin

3/5  rDev -16.7%

04-02-2012 03:36:56 | More by AlphaKing414
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TheBigBoy

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -16.7%

05-24-2013 02:24:02 | More by TheBigBoy
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sholland119

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -16.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.5

Looks like a nice hazy golden yellow, nice head.

Not much aroma going on even for the style. A little graininess.

Taste is rather bland also, no hint of the coriander or citrus the label promised. Didn't smell it either though so no real surprise.

Mouthfeel is light and crisp and pleasant.

Overall this puts the F in "Forgettable".

HV

Serving type: bottle

07-11-2008 20:25:55 | More by sholland119
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JimmyCop

New Jersey

3/5  rDev -16.7%

11-28-2013 00:35:24 | More by JimmyCop
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Minkybut

Virginia

3/5  rDev -16.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

I poured this beer into my tumbler at 50 degrees and watched a cloudy beer appear. The beer poured a white head that was loaded with tiny little bubbles. The lacing was good, yea!. The taste was sweet and thick like. The head was gone very fast. I did not care for the beer however if you like a Witbier you should try it.

Serving type: bottle

03-08-2009 18:11:42 | More by Minkybut
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PEIhop

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -16.7%

07-20-2013 02:23:46 | More by PEIhop
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cowboy83

New York

3/5  rDev -16.7%

12-15-2013 04:58:37 | More by cowboy83
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Zuidman

Illinois

3/5  rDev -16.7%

11-27-2012 04:23:09 | More by Zuidman
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djrn2

New Jersey

3/5  rDev -16.7%

08-25-2012 23:22:12 | More by djrn2
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White Beer from Lakefront Brewery, Inc.
82 out of 100 based on 205 ratings.