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Celis White (Belgian)

Brewed by Brouwerij Van Steenberge
Style: Witbier
Ertvelde, Belgium
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen


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Unfiltered in bottle and keg.
Pierre Celis created the original Hoegaarden beer in the early 1960’s. Interbrew-Labatt bought the brand and the brewery in the 1980's. Pierre Celis formed a new brewery in Austin Texas, brewing the same beer but under the brand name Celis White. Miller bought the Celis brewery and the Celis White brand-name in 1996. The brewery closed in 2000. In late 2002 Michigan Brewing bought the Celis White brand from Miller. Brouwerij Van Steenberge is now brewing the original Pierre Celis White under the brand-name Celis White in Europe and Ertveld's Wit in North America.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hawanna (2607) - Freising, GERMANY - JUL 2, 2015
0,25 l bottle cereal, citrus, pale, cloudy, frothy, white foam, medium sweetness, lightly bitter, lightly sour, light body, oily feel, slick feel, soft carbonation, long finish,

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Franksv6 (499) - Tiel, NETHERLANDS - JUN 27, 2015
Unclear golden beer, low carbonation . Taste is a lot of herbs, malts and fruity. Aftertaste is herbal.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
VsXsV (2772) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUN 26, 2015
UPDATED: JUN 28, 2015 Bottle. Hazy hay yellow liquid with huge white head. Aroma of lemon peel, grain, perfume, lemon, perfume, lemon, perfume and lemons. Taste is light sweet and very light bitter with notes of lemon and grain. Light to medium bodied with medium carbonation. Quite perfumey... Insanely phenolic and estery. Ugh.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ninecats (316) - Uddevalla, SWEDEN - JUN 22, 2015
75cl. Hazy yellow, big white slowly dissipating head, lots of lacings. Floral discreet smell, flowers, minor coriander, sweet malt. Juicy, sweet, citrusy floral, semi spicy taste. Light to medium body, medium carbo, soft mouthfeel. Fine drinkability, and good balance.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
FunkyF (346) - Örebro, SWEDEN - JUN 16, 2015
Flaska frĺn Belgoklubben. Grumligt gulaktig med vitt skum. Fruktig doft med en del kryddighet. Avslagen och fadd med läskig eftersmak. Touch av akvarievatten.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SirLimpsalot (2595) - SWEDEN - JUN 14, 2015
@ Basunen 15-6-14: riktig trevlig doft av vete och cest (skal av apelsin eller lime). Smaken är kanske lite tunn men det är mycket frisk och lättdrucket. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone ---- Soberness not garanteed!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
gopherfan99 (881) - CROATIA - JUN 13, 2015
Bottle; pours cloudy gold with a white head; aroma of spice, citrus, and hints of yeast; taste is spicy and citrusy with some yeast notes; finish is dry some more spice notes; decent witbier

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
geologyguy (941) - Columbia, South Carolina, USA - JUN 12, 2015
Belgian white smell with some buttery-ness, taste is similar, like a smoother and slightly better blue moon...little more watery with time

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jamaty (1152) - Madrid, SPAIN - JUN 11, 2015
Dorada turbia. Muy poca espuma para una trigo. Aroma plano, ligeramente floral. En boca muy suave al paladar y con cierto tono dulce, y bastante cítrica. Muy muy bebible y agradable. Gran witte.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
vjohans (418) - SWEDEN - JUN 4, 2015
Bottle from belgoklubben, 75 cl. Fresh citrus, more lime than lemon, coriander, a bit yeasty, you can almost smell the balanced and how genuine this wit is. Pale, yellow, white head. Hazy. Medium sweet, light bitter. Medium body. Long finish. Refreshing, excellent made wit

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