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


on tap

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RATINGS: 865   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
goozen (3488) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - APR 25, 2010
Bottle 0,3ltr: Standard hazy yellow cloudy thirstquenching witbier from this abbey brewers.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jonno (2345) - JAPAN - APR 23, 2010
Tastes like what I would expect a macro wit to taste like. Has all the moves, but no real heart and soul. Drinkable and certainly not contemptable - just lacking ticker and the determination to win. lower 2nd division seems about right.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
TheGrandMaster (2335) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - APR 18, 2010
Bottle (La Trappe Witte Trappist), a hazy gold with a large white frothy head. A generous yeasty nose of wheat and clove spice. Dry wheat on the palate at first, but then creamy and full. Not much sweetness, light lemon flavours with only touches of spice. A good simple Wit.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TheJester (2216) - Peterborough, Ontario, CANADA - APR 14, 2010
On tap at St. Veronus. Hazy pale yellow with a solid white head. Typical orange-spice-wheat aroma for the style, with the emphasis being on the citrus. A little mild, though. Lots of wheat in the flavour, along with the other requisite flavours. A little thin. Not bad, but I expected better.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bontus (700) - Flanders, BELGIUM - APR 10, 2010
Bottle from Van Eetvelde. Pours chill hazy yellow with a thick meringue head. Refreshing profile, well balanced, smooth body unlike a wheat rich wheatbeer. Subtle coriander and lemon notes. A bit soapy. Taste is sweet with a mild sourness. Good brew.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
oldrtybastrd (3261) - Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA - MAR 29, 2010
Shared this one w/ SkyCop32. Picked up in Bruges by my friend Patriot Maintenence. Pours a light golden amber color. Aromas of citrus/coriander/some hops. I not big a beers with coriander like tastes. Probably a good beer just not my cup of beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
dnstone (2376) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - MAR 24, 2010
Lightly orange/corriander aroma as expected. Chalky gold with a light white head. Light and refreshing though a bit strong on the corriander finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sigmund (5831) - Tau, NORWAY - MAR 13, 2010
330 ml bottle, as La Trappe Witte Trappist, bought at Systembolaget, Sweden. ABV is 5.5%. Looks crystal clear in the bottle, but there is some sediment. Pours crystal clear pale yellow with a huge head. Slightly hazy when the yeast is poured in the end. Fresh and attractive aroma with notes of mild spices (coriander, cloves), hints of citrus. Light bodied (verging on "thin"). Mildly spicy flavour (coriander and cloves again), refreshing.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sfhodense (4790) - Odense NØ, DENMARK - MAR 4, 2010
Pours yellow with a white head. Aroma is wheat, coriander and orange. Flavour is wheat, coriander, fruity and light citrus.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Fred82 (2119) - Québec City, Quebec, CANADA - FEB 22, 2010
33cl from Cracked Kettle
Appearance : Really pale yellow with a medium fizzy head that deminished quite fast. A small veil remains.
Aroma : Coriander and spices. Citrusy with some wheat. quite fresh.
Taste : Wheat. Citrusy and spicy. A bit less spicy than aroma suggested. Quite refreshing and drinkable. Some coriander.
Finish : Wheat and citrus with some coriander
Overall : Not bad at all. I’m not a fan of wits but this one is not bad at all. Quite drinkable, refreshing.

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