Brewed by Stadsbrouwerij De Hemel
Style: Smoked
Nijmegen, Netherlands


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RATINGS: 96   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
MOENEN, our Winter Beer, brewed with smoked malt, therefore it has a distinct smoky aroma, truly a beer for those who love beer that has an unusual taste. (6 %)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
SaintMatty (6159) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - NOV 23, 2015
Draught (PINT Bokbier Festival 2015, Amsterdam) - A hazy rich amber in colour. Smoky and surprisingly hoppy aroma with notes of ash, beech and peach. Nicely balanced taste with malty, smoky and hoppy notes combining to good effected. The smokiness is more subtle than I was expecting.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Zlotta (577) - Amstelveen, NETHERLANDS - OCT 26, 2015
On tap at PINT Bokbierfestival 2015. Hazy, brownish amber, big, creamy, tan head. Sweetish-malty aroma of honey, caramel and vanilla. Sweetish-malty taste of honey, caramel and vanilla. Medium body, slightly creamy mouthfeel, soft carbonation. Quite sweet, no smoke or very subtle. Needs a re-rate.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
77ships (6136) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - JUN 29, 2015
Sampled draft @ Arendsnest during Carnivale Brettanomyces #4. Hazy amber, orange, red fruits hued appearance with lacing white head. Nose is dull metallic with light malt, sugar, quite non-deScript,… Taste is odd sugar, malty, candy, sweet malts, caramel, smoke is very low, light wood,… Med. body. A bit dull & somewhat too sweet, smoke is too low. Okay but boring and too bland. (Thanks for sharing Kermis, Maakun & tlahav).

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Maakun (2055) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUN 27, 2015
Tap at Arendsnest. Slight hazy orange brown with very big off white head. Smoked ham, lots of vegetables, wort, caramel. Medium sweet with soft smokey bitter finish. Medium bodied.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RexTalionis (3233) - FINLAND - JAN 6, 2015
Bottle. Pours hazy darker orange in color with an off-white head. Burnt grainy notes, old rubber, hints of garden fruityness and smoky notes in aroma. Bitter and sweet notes in taste with a touch of smoke as well. Quite soft mouthfeel. Faint spicyness and malty sweetness in the end. Pleasant one.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
teorn88 (4729) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 30, 2014
Backlog rating. Bottle at Caspar tasting at Chriso’s, London. A well balanced smoked beer with a nice malty sweet base and some roasty bitterness as the base for a balanced woody smokiness. Quite liked it

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Franksv6 (647) - Tiel, NETHERLANDS - NOV 15, 2014
UPDATED: APR 14, 2015 Red amber colour beer with a white head. Taste is some nice bitternes like a IPA, fruity. Good long bitter afthertaste with some smoke.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sic1314 (4776) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - NOV 9, 2014
Poured medium amber with an off white head. Aroma of sweet fruit and smoked malt. Medium body, flavour is medium sweet, moderately rauched and lightly bitter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
madmitch76 (19648) - , Essex, ENGLAND - AUG 2, 2014
10th July 2014
Forgetfu Tasting at ChrisOs. Lightly hazy amber beer, residual pale cream colour head. Palate is light and semi dry, modest fine carbonation. Sweetish dry malts, little toffee - caramel. Light dried fruits. Mild bitterness in the dry finish. Okay, just a bit tired tasting,

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Leighton (15331) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 10, 2014
Bottle shared in London. Pours clear amber with a frothy, light tan head. The nose has candied meats, some brown sugar, caramel, light smoke. Medium sweet flavor with further smoked meat, caramel, ripe berries, light leaves. Medium bodied with fine to average carbonation. Sugary, malty finish, moderate smoke, ham, candied sugars, berries. Pretty solid.

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