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

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RATINGS: 704   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.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerBiker (1412) - Odense, DENMARK - SEP 18, 2007
[Sampled in 2005.] A nice wit ...or weiss, caused by some german notes. Not that bad.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SDbruboy (1864) - San Diego, California, USA - SEP 10, 2007
33 cl bottle, from Monastery gift shop just outside Cadubec en Caux, France. Pours mostly clear yellowish orange with a huge fluffy white head and abundant bubble streams from the bottom of the glass. Citrus, wheaty aroma with yeast and spice accompanied by a somewhat pungent, almost mildewy note which brought the score down a bit. Tart and refreshing flavor, wheaty cereal grains, bolstered by more citrus and spice. Light to medium body and crispy-tingly carbonation. Not bad.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Russo (1650) - Campinas, BRAZIL - SEP 1, 2007
Bottle 330ml. Nice golden color, and persistent foamy. Fruity aroma, notes of Banana like Paulaner. Flavor is balanced bitter and fruity. Nice mouthfeel.. Cerveja turva, espuma persistente. Aroma frutado com notas de banana como a Paulaner. Sabor balanceado entre o amargo e o frutado. Retrogosto saboroso.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Rune (7760) - Tromsø, NORWAY - AUG 31, 2007
330ml bottle as La Trappe Witte Trappist purchased at The Fine Food store, Kastrup airport. Rocky white foam fading into a filmy layer. Hazy, orange body. Fresh aroma with vagues notes of cloves. Candy sweet taste with late banana flavours. Very average for its style (Rating #1004, 04.08.2007)

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Habanero (2441) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - AUG 18, 2007
Bottle: Pours Hazy golden with a huge, creamy white head. Weat nose with bananas and corn. Flavour of yeast, light fruit and spices. Light to medium bodied. Fine tasty finish. A well done witte.

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
kapusta (87) - Dover, Delaware, USA - AUG 11, 2007
Bought this in Tilburg as La Trappe Witte. Cloudy light golden body with a large white head. Rather weak in terms of my expectations. Not a whole lot of flavor, slight citrus/spice, but not enough. I would have liked more sweet melon/orange flavors, but this was really lacking in that department. Moderate alcohol content for the style, and adequate "astringent" qualities from the grains, but that was it.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
garthicus (2655) - Dublin, IRELAND - AUG 9, 2007
Bottle, Large head, hazyish hue with a fruity-yeasty aroma, fairly light tasting with an enjoyably fruity finish, very much a summer beer. Enjoyable.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
estoves2 (98) - SWEDEN - AUG 6, 2007
Pale hazy golden body, very light almost cider like. A thick fizzi head that disapears fast. Aroma is weak of banana and spices. Flavor of banana and little wheat and spices. Little cidery. Palate is thin but sparkling.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
madquacker (1026) - Canberra ACT, AUSTRALIA - JUL 28, 2007
Pours a hazy gold with banana aromas. A mildly flavoured wit bier which is very nicely balanced. Very natural tasting and not over the top. Recommended.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mpeve (28) - Bolwarra, AUSTRALIA - JUL 24, 2007
Light aroma for a Witbier. Thick white head that settled quickly.A well balanced, medium bodied beer with notes of bubblegum. An easy drinking drop for summer


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