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Brewed by De Koningshoeven (Bavaria - Netherlands)
Style: Belgian White (Witbier)
Berkel-Enschot, Netherlands
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen

bottled
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on tap
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RATINGS: 714   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
The world’s first and only Trappist white ale that continues to ferment slightly after bottling. Brewed using only water, wheat, and hops. No herbs are added. Saphir hops give the ale its citrusy aroma. A real thirst-quencher on a hot summer’s day that also makes for a delicious drink at any other time of the year.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Eructoblaster (2956) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 31, 2008
Bottle - 330ml. Hazy blond body with good carbonation and a thin white foamy head. Fresh malty/hoppy aroma with citrusy hints. Taste is well balanced but it lacks complexity. It ends with a decent yeasty/citrusy finish. Average Witte.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Maverick34 (2174) - New York, USA - MAR 24, 2008
IBottled. thought this was an excellent witte. Murky pour with a smallish head at best, lots of lemon obviously and acidity. Pretty good I thought.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ekstedt (5346) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAR 22, 2008
Bottle (33 cl) at Delirium Café, Göteborg, Sweden. Hazy golden, medium white head. Fruity, bisquity, slightly spicy, light notes of oranges and clove. Ok balance. Feels like a mixture between a belgian blond and a wit.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Fukito (733) - Sao Paulo, BRAZIL - MAR 20, 2008
Bottle, february 08. Slightly hazy shinny golden color with an effervescent carbonatation and a beige, bubbly white head. Spicy, yeasty aroma with some phenollic notes. Pleasant. Some pears notes too. Fruity, yeasty, spicy flavor. A cross between a golden ale and a phenollic heffe. Nice. Medium to light mouthfeel. Mild refreshing and tasty. Overall, a tasty, refrreshing spicy wit.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
daniele (5210) - ITALY - MAR 19, 2008
chiara buona schiuma abbsatanza persuistente sentori di frumento lieve agrume poco luppolo spezie quasi assenti

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
espenra (861) - Kurland, NORWAY - MAR 15, 2008
33cl bottle from a retailer in Belgium. Pours a hazy yellow head with foam that disappears fast. Tastes like a regular lager (pilsner). All in all, a decent witbier but nothing special.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
FatPhil (9152) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - MAR 9, 2008
Draught (Arendsnest, Amsterdam)
Pale yellow, thin head. Wheaty but also hoppy aroma. Soft mellow unmalted grain base. One of those ’blah’ wits, alas; I expected better from Trappe.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Thprovider (24) - Cleveland, Ohio, USA - MAR 1, 2008
I must have gotten a bad bottle as this was little better than a drain pour. Lots of sediment, medicinal tasting. UGH

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
scanovajr (627) - Rio de Janeiro, BRAZIL - FEB 17, 2008
A hazy golden beer with a white airy head. Aroma is very citric, notes of orange. Taste is also citric, notes of oranges and lemon. Spicy. Light and refreshing.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
charlotte (4122) - rødovre, DENMARK - FEB 11, 2008
Pale yellow colour with fluffy white head.Taste of cloves and wheat,even some smoked taste.Dry finish.I like German wheat better but o.k.


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