Friday, October 2, 2009
Allagash White (Batch 71)
Ratebeer 3.53 89th percentile
Beer Advocate A-
Yes, I know the glassware is wrong. The nose is just like a good wheat should be; lemon grass, cloves, bananas and green apples. How can something smell creamy? The taste is just like the nose with added yeast, earth and extra lemon. The high carbonation gave a bit of tangy/bitterness around the edges.
It ended very dry and crisp with only a slight bit of biscuit and grain remaining.
Alcohol Content 0 5.2%
This was never meant to be a big knockdown beer.
It was very nice for a witbeer, but I have had other local ones that were just as good. (see below)
Ingame Enhancement +1
Yet another beer sampled from the beer fridge. I hope the boys go home soon, this is getting expensive.
This was a good, spicy witbeer. I wish I could get excited, but I can't.
Swan's Tessier's Witbier
Belgian Wit - Granville Island
White Bark Wheat - Driftwood and a shameless plug