Brewed by Jopen
Style: Belgian Ale
Haarlem, Netherlands


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RATINGS: 197   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.34/5   SEASONAL: Spring   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
Until spring 2009 brewed by Huyghe for Jopen. Until 2006 brewed by Van Steenberge. Brewed with three grains: barley, oats and wheat, as requested in mediaeval Haarlem, fresh-bitterish hops and spicey coriander. Jopen Lentebier is unfiltered and gets a secondary fermentation in the bottle. A darker blonde beer with a fruity aroma and a fresh, fullbodied taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
paulvanpelt (496) - Reusel, NETHERLANDS - MAY 27, 2015
UPDATED: MAY 30, 2016 Oranje bier, weinig kraag. Hop in neus. Brood, hop, grapefruit, sinaasappel, gist. Bitter en zoet. Zacht. Erg lekker lentebier.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Graafmans (21) - NETHERLANDS - MAY 8, 2015
Bier ziet er goed uit, beetje oranje met een mooie witte kop. Smaak is fris, niet heel bijzonder.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
JStax (4637) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - MAY 8, 2015
Draft pour. Hazy yellow with a white head. Aroma is fruity and sweet with a nice touch of spice. Tastes mostly sweet and spicy. Medium body and carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
TtV (380) - Nijmegen, NETHERLANDS - APR 16, 2015
Bottle 30cl. Amber coloured with a tiny white top that lasts. Aroma has the typical Jopen hops favour. The taste is beautifully balanced sweet and bitterness, with the bitterness most accented in the aftertaste. Best spring beer I tasted this year so far!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Haterd (55) - NETHERLANDS - APR 14, 2015
Een fris hoppig biertje wat, zoals het flesje ook aangeeft, lekker is met oosterse gerechten. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Arve_Christian (4636) - Oslo, NORWAY - APR 9, 2015
On tap at Zilt, Amsterdam. Golden color, ok foam. Medium aroma intensity; fruity, light honey, some floral notes and light yeast influence. Medium body & complexity . Good bitterness & balance. Enjoyable ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Gangstergafje (593) - Capelle aan den IJssel, NETHERLANDS - APR 5, 2015
Very cloudy beer, because it is unfiltered of course. The beer pours a crystal clear white soft foam. The foam itself is very sweet and hoppy. The smell is also very sweet and hoppy, just like the taste. The beer is very hoppy; it has a lot in common with an IPA. There is also a lot of citrusy aroma. There is also a aroma my dad and me couldn’t quite get our finger on. After a lot of tasting and smelling, we could finely define it. The beer tastes like lychees. Especially the smell is the one of lychees. Very special

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Maakun (3089) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - APR 3, 2015
Bottle at home. Slightly hazy golden with fast disappearing white head. Apricots, cake, ’vlaai’, gingerbread, lemon, yeast, dough. Medium sweet with light bitter finish. Medium bodied with nice creamy feel which holds the taste well into the finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
mjik83 (1306) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - APR 2, 2015
UPDATED: JUN 6, 2015 30cl flesje via 8 Zaligheden, Maastricht Alcoholpercentage van 7% Uitgeschonken in Brand Dubbelbock glas Uiterlijk: goudoranje kleurig met mooie witte schuimkraag Aroma en smaak: ruikt lekker fruitig en bloemig als amarillo hop, smaakt ook lekker fris, klein bittertje Conclusie: deze smaken zijn erg lekker, aanrader Edit 6-6-15: van de tap gedronken bij 7 Heuveltjes, Breda. Ook erg lekker.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ruuurd (215) - Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - MAR 28, 2015
Its spring again, and what a wonderful beer to drink during this season. Blonde, hoppy flavours, i could really taste the coriander seeds. It taste a little like La Chouffe, its spring in a bottle!

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