white beer

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n white beer a general name for beers made from wheat by top fermentation; usually very pale and cloudy and effervescent
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Usage

In literature:

Their glasses of beer were pushed to one side, scarcely touched, with the foam on them sunken to a thin white scum.
"Strictly Business" by O. Henry
His beer or his inexpensive native white wine he prefers to the most costly clarets or champagnes.
"Three Men on the Bummel" by Jerome K. Jerome
The men in charge were drinking beer from blue and white mugs.
"Actions and Reactions" by Rudyard Kipling
Two Cossacks girls covered the table with a white cloth, and brought bread, soup made of fish, and pitchers of wine and beer.
"Marie" by Alexander Pushkin
We were also supplied with good wine, both red and white, and bottled beer.
"A Voyage in the 'Sunbeam'" by Annie Allnut Brassey
Occasionally, mild white wine or well fermented beer, may be permitted.
"Valere Aude" by Louis Dechmann
With the soup and the fish there was white wine, and good sound beer with the entrees and solids.
"Two Knapsacks" by John Campbell
She moved forward as she spoke, leading the high-stepping old white, and Dexter Beers stood aside.
"Madelon" by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
Louise handed about white-sugar beer, which nobody praised more highly than herself.
"The Home" by Fredrika Bremer
Horns of mead and beer were drained and filled; white wine was as good as red.
"Nicanor - Teller of Tales" by C. Bryson Taylor
A very short distance further on, the white cliffs of the tiny cove of Beer come into view.
"Devon, Its Moorlands, Streams and Coasts" by Rosalind Northcote
Make it with grape-verjuyce, common-verjuyce, stale beer, ale, butter, milk, white-wine, claret, or juyce of cherries.
"The accomplisht cook" by Robert May
Still further west, we came off the white and lofty cliff known as Beer Head.
"A Yacht Voyage Round England" by W.H.G. Kingston
Mrs. White provided a plentiful dinner for roof-raising, and gave each man his mug of beer.
"The Shepherd of Salisbury Plain and Other Tales" by Hannah More
There was a palatial bar, behind which fat, white-jacketed Teutons served slopping steins of beer upon a perforated brass surface.
"The Moonlit Way" by Robert W. Chambers
In this land we found that they drank wine made from their fruits and seeds, like beer, both white and red.
"The Letters of Amerigo Vespucci" by Amerigo Vespucci
The White Light district of Broadway can buy no motor cars on the beer and rarebit trade.
"The Personality of American Cities" by Edward Hungerford
Then let's sing about the 'Red beer and the white cakes.
"On the Trail of The Immigrant" by Edward A. Steiner
White ordered a glass of beer, and while doing so asked for news of him.
"Eastern Nights - and Flights" by Alan Bott
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In news:

The White House releases its beer recipe.
The White House Releases Its Secret Beer Recipe.
500,000 beers and counting for red-white-and-blue startup.
Now You Can Make The White House Beer At Home.
I saw where someone has posted a video on Youtube of a couple of white haired old ladies at a University of Michigan tailgate party last weekend, and they are having a race to shotgun beers.
Homebrewer Submits FOIA Request For White House Beer Recipe--And Gets A Response.
2-3 cups beer, white wine or water.
The story "White House releases recipes of two beers" on page A2 of the Sept 2 issue tells it all.
It shows a picture of President Obama drinking beer and then goes on to relate how he is brewing beer in the White House.
How did craft brewers lose their grip on white ales , the most popular craft beer style.
Saranac What Ales You.™ contains six different award winning beers, including our hot new seasonal, White IPA.
2 cups white wine or 1 beer.
White beers pair best with sushi.
President, We Demand You Release Your White House Beer Recipe.
A simple white cake mix is jazzed up with the classic flavor of root beer .
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