Blackberry Belgian Wit | Maumee Bay Brewing Company

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3.67/5
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7 Ratings
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Maumee Bay Brewing Company
Ohio, United States
oh-maumeebaybrewingco.com

Style: Fruit / Vegetable Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Spring

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Added by Brenden on 05-14-2014

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
1
Ratings:
7
pDev:
13.9%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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User Ratings & Reviews
Ratings: 7 |  Reviews: 1
Photo of C_Adams
2.75/5  rDev -25.1%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of PhilMiller
4.16/5  rDev +13.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Beerma
3.1/5  rDev -15.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.25

Drinkable not my favorite. I would much rather have an Abita.

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Photo of Smashley_lynn
4.24/5  rDev +15.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4

Photo of LXIXME
3.74/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of leprechaunandfatman
3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

Photo of Brenden
3.96/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A pale, almost medium yellow is technically translucent but very nearly opaque in its cloudiness. It looks lively as soft bubbling activity keeps up a fluffy, foamy and downright pillowy clean white head. It stops at a height of about one finger. Retention and lacing are strong.
The smell of blackberries pours out, both sweet and tart in nature. Some cracked wheat dryness sets the foundation, and a hint of perfume balances and adds depth. Very light spicing builds ever so gently over time. Very gentle dust, pear and a faint whiff of a paler kind of sweetness add more nuance with every whiff.
It focuses more on the tart and sour aspect in the flavor, foregoing the sweetness a bit. The yeast character doesn't translate as well on the tongue as I'd like it to, but it comes together well.
As light-bodied as it should be, there's a combination of soft, fluffy and crisp before getting pretty juicy. Crispness remains, and it stays juicy, even as some dryness eases into the finish.

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Blackberry Belgian Wit from Maumee Bay Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.67 out of 5 with 7 ratings