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Brewed by Brouwerij De Ryck
Style: Belgian Ale
Herzele, Belgium

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RATINGS: 105   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.14   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
"Little Owl", a blond beer for quiet tasting created in collaboration with the Regionaal Landschap Vlaamse Ardennen (Flemish Ardennes Regional Landscape conservation board) and the Little Owl Project Leader to support the Little Owl project. To emphasise our regional identity and the links to this little creature, it includes carefully selected herbs and spices from the Flemish Ardennes. These give the beer a unique, full bodied aroma and taste and one will soon make you want more.

Ingredients: barley malt, maize, hops, yeast, woodruff, angelica, sloe.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tinybears (69) - BELGIUM - AUG 11, 2012
Blond beer. Tast of herbs and spices. Full bodied aroma and taste. Easy drinking beer.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
daniele (5174) - ITALY - JUL 29, 2012
Oro schiuma media non molto persistente legermente speziata erbaceadiscreto malto buon corpo leggero alcolico

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
ekstedt (5317) - GŲteborg, SWEDEN - JUL 26, 2012
Bottle (33 cl) from bierzwerg.de. CLear deep golden, medium white head. Strange earthy aroma with notes of mushrooms. Light to medium bodied, medium carbonation. Dry with light to meidum bitterness.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TBone (12323) - Pori, FINLAND - JUN 27, 2012
Bottled 330ml (BZ, BB 08/2013)
Slightly hazy orange-golden color, small white head. Sweet jammy apricot aroma. Medium-bodied. Sweetish apricot-mango fruityness, yeast, some white pepper in the finish. Not so different than De Ryck Arend Tripel. Suprisingly not very spicey or herbal.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
EithCubes (4701) - New Jersey, USA - JUN 25, 2012
Bottle by A13, intrigued by the ingredients listing. Nose is sweet with typical Belgian yeast with sweet floral notes. Clear golden body with moderate carbonation and a rocky off-white head. Taste is sweet at first but dries out, a little booze showing and warming, pancake syrup residual follows the very woody mid-body that is heavy on the woodruff and sticky-bitter herbal spirit (thatís the angelica), definitely gives the impression of a shot each of hazelnut and Waldmeister liqueur dropped into a blonde ale. Honey and orange peel are secondary with a faint dusting of hops at the end of the thick, fullish body. An interesting idea and an unusual sipper, guys are to be commended.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
downender (6127) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - JUN 9, 2012
Bottle from De Bierkoning, Amsterdam. Amber with moderate carbonation but no head. Light, honeyed aroma. Some spicy, citrus flavours, a hint of spice and gently bitter finish. Ok.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
meerbier (1468) - Pijnacker, NETHERLANDS - MAY 8, 2012
Bottle@Home. Perfume and citrus aroma. Dark yellow, off-white head, good lace. Honey, light malty, hint of citrus, sweetish, light bitter. Full, sparkling, light alcholic. Flavourful, balanced, easy.

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
kerenmk (2162) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - MAY 3, 2012
Bottle sample at a tasting at Daganís place. Thanks troubles. Cloudy pale golden, minimal white head. apple, mildly sour aroma, chalky, sweet taste that leaves a dry mouth. Mild carbonation, light body, weird.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
thebeertourist (4755) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAY 1, 2012
From bottle at Oud Arsenaal. Deep golden colour with a dense offwhite head. Fruity and yeasty aroma, hints of oranges. Dry, fruity with a mild bitter punch. As only Belgians can do it, elegant.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
zvikar (3370) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - APR 30, 2012
Bottle sample at a tasting at Daganís place. Thanks troubles. Pours yellow bubbly with a medium head, aroma of honey, caramel , light acidity and some spices, flavor of bubblegum, cherries acidity, alcohol and some spices, medium bodied


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