Brewed by Gentse Stadsbrouwerij
Style: Belgian White (Witbier)
Gent, Belgium
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen


on tap

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RATINGS: 187   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.18   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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"Gruut" is an ancient Flemish coin. In medieval Ghent, brewers used Gruuts to pay taxes on the richness of their brew. Gentse Stadsbrouwerij has revived this tradition with Gruut Wit Beer. Enjoy it’s natural cloudiness, golden color, and refreshing finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Alengrin (2628) - BELGIUM - AUG 20, 2014
Gruut’s witbier, with snow white, thin, creamy head and yellowish ochre blonde colour, cloudy, looking like your average white. Soft grainy and wheaty aroma, straw, lemon, coriander; fresh lemon zest and grapefruit peel in the onset, then becoming more grainy and explicitly wheaty, sourish carbonation, subtle coriander, dryish finish. Nothing out of the ordinary - I’d even dare say, another Hoegaarden clone, albeit less industrial.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
dnicolaescu (999) - Chișinău, MOLDOVA - AUG 11, 2014
UPDATED: AUG 12, 2014 BOTTLE 33CL as Gentse Gruut Wit. Look: muddy pale straw, white creamy head. Aroma: tart wheat, very light fruity notes. Taste: wheat, light body, no very spicy, very little bitterness. A typical wit, minus the spices.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
mikske79 (1264) - Puerto Plata, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - AUG 9, 2014
Het enige bier van deze brouwerij dat me tegengevallen is. Een doordeweeks witbier, zonder veel smaak

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (17939) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUL 24, 2014
Bottle. Pours a hazy pale yellow color with a white head. Has a fruity wheat malty spicy aroma. Fruity wheat malty flavor. Has a fruity wheat malty spicy finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
thanatosti (1005) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 13, 2014
33 cl. bottle @ home, gift from Luc and Kim. Hazy pale yellow with a white head. Citrus and coriander aroma with some faint licorice notes. Taste is medium sweet and mouthfeel is slightly watery.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Filipbeer (102) - - JUL 8, 2014
Nice pale yellow color with a high turbidity. Medium head. Weak and simple aromas. Acid taste and slight body. Very simple beer and no representative for the style.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
MichaelAwesome (4750) - Wanne-Eickel, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - JUN 22, 2014
Klassisches Wit mit einer netten Portion an Gewurzen, dazu Hefe und einem leicht spritzigen Ende. Durchaus nett, leicht bieder, dennoch beinahe sueffig.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
McTapps (4756) - Ruhrcity, GERMANY - JUN 19, 2014
Pours out of the bottle in a hazy white-yellow colour with low head and medium body. Aroma of berries and hops. Taste of mild hops, wheat, sour berries, citrus and flowers. Wheaty finish. Nice one.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
martjoobolut (1054) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JUN 15, 2014
0,33L bottle, BB 02.04.15. Pours hazy pale golden with white head. The head stays for a moment. Aroma is sweet, fruits, and wheat. Taste is similar to the nose. Overall: ok wheat.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
EdwinLitzau (320) - NETHERLANDS - MAY 8, 2014
Bleke goudkleur, ietsje wit schuim. Ruikt erg lekker, moutig, sinaasappel, kaas. Smaakt apart, geen zoet, geen bitter. Wel wat veel koolzuur, maar lekker biertje.

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