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Brewed by Brouwerij Hoegaarden (InBev)
Style: Belgian White (Witbier)
Hoegaarden, Belgium
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen

bottled
common

on tap
common

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RATINGS: 3633   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Unfiltered Belgian White, flavored with coriander and orange peel, creating a sweet & sour taste.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
quintu (14) - Catalunya (Barcelona), SPAIN - JAN 31, 2004
Rare appearence but so caractersistic tasting, a has a great acid flavour but on the other hand has a sweet end if you drink it icy. Great beer, but not to drink it so often beacuse is easy to bore

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Syd (921) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JAN 30, 2004
Bottle pours a pale, hazy yellow with a small head and some lace. The aroma is yeasty and spicy. The flavor is clovey, yeasty, sweet, and slightly hopped with a medium palate. Overall, it sort of leaves me wanting more flavor and body, but it is OK.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ztrvz (218) - st paul, Minnesota, USA - JAN 29, 2004
UPDATED: JAN 31, 2004 citrusy witbier aroma. yellow in color. i like it when beer looks like powdered lemonade with a frothy head. this beer seems perfect for what it is-- much more balanced than the victory whirlwind. very drinkable, subtle character. a great session beer.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ThomasE (5176) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JAN 28, 2004
Light golden colour and very cloudy. Aroma is spicy, and the taste is mainly orange/ citrus flavored. Very good on a warm day.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
piscator34 (1965) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - JAN 28, 2004
UPDATED: NOV 7, 2007 Cloudy yellow in colour with very little head. Great tasting summer beer with refreshing citrus and spice notes. It tastes a bit soapy too, but I kinda like that (think Thrills gum). A very good accompaniment to hot thai chicken wings.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
frink (467) - coquitlam, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 16, 2004
Cloudy light yellow(wife said it looked like infected urine, I asured her it tasted much better) thin clinging head that lasted for much of the beer. great aroma corriander pepper and faint yeast. the taste is good, light and refreshing,I pick up the orange peel and corrinader they say they put into it good balance

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
monkeycmdr (18) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 12, 2004
Hoegaarden is one of the rare beers that's easy to find, yet consistently very good. The appearance is typical of a Belgian witbier...cloudy yellow, not much of a strong point. There is also no head to speak of. However, the beer tastes great, smelling of coriander and lemon mostly, it tastes great (spicy, citrusy) and it has a very good, bracing nose to it as well. What Hoegaarden really has going for it is the tang when it hits your palate, however. The mouthfeel and lingering aftertaste of Hoegaarden are quite unique, and always enjoyable.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
JoeMcPhee (8410) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 10, 2004
UPDATED: SEP 16, 2005 Very cloudy straw-coloured beer with a good amount of head. Smells strongly of banana, clove, orange and other spices. Feels great in the mouth with a citrus and spice taste. A very good refreshing beer. One of my favourites

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
elsberry (87) - North Carolina, USA - JAN 9, 2004
A pale pour, with the expected haze, and a fluffy white thick head. Spices were evident, with a almost a lemon and tangerine taste, but with a smell of oranges and yeast. This drank well, and was smooth enough with a subtle sweetness, and a nice tart finish. Would be perfect on a nice hot summer day. My first Belgian White, but not my last.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ChazyRPh (583) - Chazy, New York, USA - JAN 8, 2004
Pours like hazy lemonade. Minimal head that leaves quickly. Served on tap with a slice of lemon at Hurley's Irish Pub. Obvious lemony aroma, with some banana. Typically yeast aroma, similar to a hefeweizen. Smooth with a yeasty bread aftertaste (lemon also). A good summer brew, decent beer.


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