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Sint Christoffel Bier
Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Pilsener
Breda, Netherlands

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RATINGS: 642   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.51   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Unfiltered bottle.
Ingredients: Water, Barely Malt, Hops, Yeast.
Christoffel Blond is a bottom fermented golden-coloured beer with a full body, a very balanced taste and a beautiful bitterness due to a generous addition of fresh hop during the brewing-process. The aroma is fruity and has a fresh taste with a pleasant, hoppy finish. After the bankruptcy of the Christoffel brewery in early 2013, brewed at Proef in Lochristi


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cunningham (5154) - Halden, NORWAY - FEB 14, 2015
Appearance: Light hazy golden color with a fine white head. Ok lacing.
Aroma: Caramel malty, citric, some yeast and mild herbal.
Palate: Medium + body. Tad sweet and a fine bitterness. Average carbonation.
Taste: Caramel malty, some yeast, mild spices and a bit citric hoppy.
Overall impression: If all pilsner where like this…..
Personal stats: Bottle from Bert’s Bierhuis in Utrecht, Netherlands

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Moravius (707) - Berlin, GERMANY - JAN 17, 2015
Flasche (33 cl) von Bierlieb, Berlin. - Orangegelb, schön trüb mit reichlich Schaum, der sich lange hält und schöne Ringe im Glas hinterläßt. - In der Nase reiche Hopfennoten, die an tropische Frucht erinnern. - Im Antrunk scharf grasiger und kräftig herb-zitrusfruchtiger Hopfen: Zitronenschale, Harz, Basilikum. Trotz der heftigen Hopfenattacke ist noch Platz für eine weiche Malzsüße. Durchschnittlich rezent, vollmundig, weich im Mund. Der etwas höhere Alkoholgehalts verleiht diesem Bier eine spürbare Schwere, die die Aromenfülle unterstreicht. Im Abgang kräftige Bittere mit Zitronenschale, Nadelwald und Harz. Sehr langer, bitterer Nachtrunk. - Wuchtig und sehr aromatisch gehopftes Bier. Kein typisches Pilsener, aber ein Hochgenuß.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GSAP (541) - NETHERLANDS - JAN 6, 2015
Meest neigend naar pils, maar subtiel op alle vlakken. Mooi granen, steenfruit en gras in aroma, prima prikkelende bitters en mondgevoel in balans. Kraag staat fier overeind, dik en vettig. Verfijnde tussendoor als het wat lichter kan of mag.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
budedou (484) - Saint Etienne, FRANCE - DEC 20, 2014
UPDATED: MAR 29, 2015 Wahouuuuh!!! tremendous! Unfiltered and solid head. Pretty malty aroma with some yeast in it. There is a nice bitterness. Just excellent!!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
kiwianer (3415) - Otorohanga, NEW ZEALAND - DEC 6, 2014
The head is ok, the body blond, a bit cloudy. It smells malty, bottomfermented, dry, fresh, bit hoppy. The taste is yeasty-dry, hoppy, nice malty. Pretty good for a Pilsener!

3.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Moolesen (280) - NETHERLANDS - DEC 2, 2014
Bottle 33cl. Hazy yellow with a white head. Yeasty nose and some buxus. A bit like a pilsner. Nice full body with a good portion of hops. Quite long bitter finish. Much better flavour than in the nose.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
kerenmk (2918) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - OCT 25, 2014
Bottle shared at a tasting in Dancing Camel Florentin. Thanks vipinvelp for the bottle! Hazy blond with white film. A little grainy, slightly caramel aroma, sweet with wet grain taste, rather light-bodied, faint malty finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dnicolaescu (1054) - Chișinău, MOLDOVA - OCT 20, 2014
BOTTLE 33 CL from Douberd. Look: hazy straw-yellow, beautiful white creamy head. Aroma: solid German flowery and lemony hops, some malt/honey sweetness. Taste: solid body (maybe to full for a pils - or is it?), pretty sweet with a strong aromatic bitterness and long very bitter finish. Some faint alcoholic/solvent notes showing through. Very good otherwise.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
tomekk1978 (683) - Ząbki, POLAND - SEP 15, 2014
Barwa: złota, wyraźnie zamglona. Piana białą, drobno pęcherzykowa, gęsta i obfita. Aromat: słodowy (zbożowo- herbatnikowy), z wyraźnym akcentem chmielowym (owocowo - ziołowym). Alkohol niewyczuwalny, jest natomiast lekka nuta maślana. Smak: słodowy, dość pełny i początkowo słodki, niestety także lekko maślany. Do tego konkretna, chmielowa kontra z wyraźną goryczką w okolicach średniej (nieco zalegającą) oraz lekko alkoholową końcówką. Piwo z książki "1001 piw, które warto spróbować". Tym razem propozycja holenderska, która od momentu bankructwa browaru w 20013r. jest warzona w Belgii. Nie wiem, jak smakowała uprzednio, ale obecnie nie jest niczym nadzwyczajnym. Jeśli wierzyć przekazom, w porównaniu do wersji oryginalnej goryczka została zwiększona o 7 punktów do 50 ibu, zatem jak na ten styl sporo. Niestety poz tym nie oferuje nic ciekawego. Za tą cenę z pewnością nie warto.

2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Ulysse (256) - Brussels, BELGIUM - SEP 4, 2014
Blond with average top. Wall sticking foam. Strong hop flavor which overshadow the rest.


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