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RATINGS: 1078   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
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Ochre coloured top fermented Abbey Beer with an abv of 6.7%. The use of Gatinais barley combined with carefully selected hops creates a perfectly balanced, relatively light tasting beer with a fruity malty taste.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bb (6797) - Alamo, California, USA - MAY 11, 2006
Bottle. Amber beer with a white head. Slight yeasty/bubblegum aroma. Light spicey, yeasty flavor with some lemony citrus, banana, and clove. Some candy sugar sweetness. Medium bodied. Fairly dry finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rederic (2901) - montréal, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 11, 2006
Golden honey color, with a frothy white head, the nose is one of a sweet pale malt, candied citrus fruits, sweet lemony hop aroma follows through on a medium-bodied palate with a sweet bready dough and pale malt character, candied lemon fruitiness, leading towards a malty and faint hop bittering finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
beerlady (556) - lucerne, SWITZERLAND - MAY 9, 2006
dark yellow/golden color head not thick,but a thin white layer lasts on the beer. yeasty smell,hoppy, ah idden fruit( banana,but not strong), malt,very hidden slightly sourish smell,a bit of alcohol,but not a strong smell.(hidden) middle carbonated yeasty,spicy,hoppy,(hoppier than it smells)slightly citrus-flavour,some alcohol,but less stronger than one expects by reading the 6.7%vol. malty aftertaste yeasty,hoppy,spicy,a bit of fruits and citrus-fruits,bread yeasty,hoppy,spicy,citrus aftertaste,alcohol,a bit warm,but not seems as strong. a nice beer to couple for example with good saussages,rural,farmhouse"-cuisine, i find this beer not bad at all.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
strings (377) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - MAY 4, 2006
UPDATED: MAY 5, 2006 On tap. Purty golden yellow. A tasty drop with a fruity aroma bold enough to overcome my fish n chips accompaniment.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
oldrtybastrd (3223) - Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA - APR 24, 2006
UPDATED: OCT 24, 2008 Pours a medium golden yellowish color. Aromas of fruit, yeast and some pepper. Flavors are sour, yeasty, and a touch of sweetness at the finish.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Jukkabro (3484) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 17, 2006
Golden colored, little white head. Spicy, mildly vinous and sweet aroma with mild alcohol. Medium bodied. Vinous tones, spices and sweetness in flavor, some glue-tones also come up. Aftertaste has also mild alcohol.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
hughie (3996) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - APR 16, 2006
Lovely golden colour with a frothy white head. Yeasty aroma with plenty of sweet fruits. Very bland taste: a little sweetness but not much of a finish. Easy drinking beer.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mabjork (667) - Vasa, FINLAND - APR 15, 2006
Bottled. Dark yellow in colour. Vanishing head. The aroma is sour and fruity. The flavour is yeasty and fruity, sweet and you can taste the alcohol.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jetzler (622) - oklahoma city, Oklahoma, USA - APR 7, 2006
Light in color and aroma it is a good recommendation for a hoegaarden fan. Easily drinkable, with soff finishes and next to no after taste

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
oh6gdx (20253) - Vasa, FINLAND - APR 7, 2006
Bottled. Goldenish amber colour with small head. Aroma of sweet berries and fruit along with some malty and hoppy hints. Very sour fruit in flavour. Also some hints of yeast and honey. Quite weird combination, but still ok to drink.


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