Allagash White | Allagash Brewing Company

5,325 Ratings
Allagash WhiteAllagash White

Brewed by:
Allagash Brewing Company
Maine, United States

Style: Witbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.10%

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.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 07-27-2001

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look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Allagash White
12oz, bottled on 7/25/12

Pale, cloudy yellow with an effervescent head. Spotty lacing and decent retention. (3)

Aroma is all yeast and a hint of spice. Kind of raw and definitely sulfuric. Not great. (2.5)

Flavor is slightly sweet, with a smooth yeast character. Powdery yeast and rustic wheat blend with subtle notes of fruit and lemon. Light and gentle on the palate. Dry finish with a bit of acidity and funk, though not much. Very clean overall. Each sip gets you coming back for more. Drinkability is through the roof if you like wheat beers, which I do. (4, 4)

Allagash is one of the best examples of Witbier brewed in the USA, and I can't believe I've never reviewed since I live in Maine. Great example of a light, drinkable beer that has interest. (4)

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Allagash White from Allagash Brewing Company
4.13 out of 5 based on 5,325 ratings.
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