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Brewed by Brouwerij Huyghe
Style: Fruit Beer
Melle, Belgium
Serve in Flute, Shaker

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RATINGS: 313   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.63   EST. CALORIES: 105   ABV: 3.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Also known as Florisgaarden Apple.

Beer brewed with spices and juice of apple


2.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
DavidWoodruff (390) - Windsor, California, USA - JAN 14, 2013
Pours like a cloudy cider.Aroma of crisp fresh apples. Tastes like apple juice mixed with artificial sweetener. Short, sweet, apple-cooler finish. I absolutely find no beer element present.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
worldbeertaste (1609) - AUSTRIA - JAN 13, 2013
Hazy gold with a fizzy lasting white head. Smells of orchard fresh apples. Nice sweetness. Medium thin body with lively carbonation. Tastes like a cider with a malty base. Sweet and juicy with an apple sour on the finish. Nice.

1.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
DuffMan (6552) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - DEC 30, 2012
Bottle. Hazy medium golden, short-lived head. Intense apple-candy aroma and flavour, like Jolly Rancher candies. Sickeningly sweet.

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
jandd1983 (2505) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - DEC 22, 2012
It poured a hazy golden color with small white head. The aroma was of apples when the bottle was opened, a little spiciness and apple juice. The taste was of apple juice with clean finish. Decent.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
GoufCustom (770) - HONG KONG - DEC 22, 2012
UPDATED: FEB 6, 2013

Cloudy light gold appearance; It has a faint smell of green apple, flower and white wine; small head, which is better than Lindemans Apple; light body and watery; Taste more like apple juice, with white wine taste not apparent, a real minus; Very sweet, no hop bitterness at all and nearly no tartness; It has a funny cholocate taste towards the end!

Comments: I looked forward to taste it, and I was let down, bad. Definitely a few pars below Lindemans Apple. It feels just like drinking apple juice instead of fruit beer, so why bother making it? :(

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
heavy (2120) - Split, CROATIA - NOV 18, 2012
0.33 l bottle shared with Marko. It poured hazy golden body with medium sized head. Apple aroma, some banana yeast, also barley notes which were especially pronounced later on in the flavor as some sharpness to generally soft fruity and chalky tasted sweet brew. Medium in body with longer, sweet and sticky flavor. Wasn’t too artificial for my palate, just a little bit and I enjoyed it no more or less than other Belgian fruit beers.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Marko (3896) - Split / Zagreb, CROATIA - NOV 12, 2012
0.33l from Kuća Piva. Pours a hazy yellow-golden body with almost no head. Apple & malt nose, strange vague notes of chocolate. That continues into the taste, actually, the chocolate-like notes end up merging with the apple notes into something distinctly fake and sweet. Creamy though. Dunno, there’s something fake and repugnant about it. Meh.
Earlier Rating: 7/17/2009 Total Score: 2.7
Bottle that ogivlado found in Slovenia and shared with me (thanks!)
Poured a murky pale yellow body with a small thick white head that took its time to go away. The nose is remarkably fresh, green apple, slightly acidic. I expected more from the taste after that but it turned out to be disappointingly sweet, too sweet, green apple candy. Not too sticky and ok, certainly better than a 2.2 score would indicate, but still a disappointment.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
dynamiteninja (1478) - Richmond, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - SEP 25, 2012
Bottle. Cloudy gold. Thin white head. Sweet apple candies. Sweet. Dry finish. Tangy.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
suedehead288 (335) - BELGIUM - AUG 26, 2012
2012.08.26 - bottle 33cl - Yellow and hazy. Too sweet sugary beer with - roffel roffel - the flavour of apple. That sweet that you expect a swarm of bees. Sting like a bee ! Probably good for a woman’s skin (ask me not why)

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
cgarvieuk (14074) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 3, 2012
bottle at jens ...hazy orange amber ... thin white head ... soft sweet green apple nose ... sweet front ... juicy green sour apple ... little sugery ... its not big or clever but actually ok ... well a little over fizzy


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