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


on tap

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RATINGS: 802   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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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.

Melkart's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Melkart (316) - Porto Alegre, - JUL 20, 2013
Good beer. You can taste light citrics notes with the wheat. Light body and refreshing.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
degbert (1269) - Austin, Texas, USA - MAR 28, 2015
Bottle. Pours a hazy, pale yellow-green with a high, pillowy, white head. Nose is lime, fresh bread, coriander, and a slight metallic aroma. A little citrusy sweetness up front, then a bready mild note in the middle. More citrus on the close. Almost no bitterness. Very, very mild. A little sourness on the finish. Really understated -- almost too understated. There are better witbier options.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
nihtila (1158) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 26, 2015
11.12.2014. Aroma of lemon, slight pepper, coriander. Taste is too mild. Some citrus and spices. Too thin.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Zekada (369) - Helsingborg, SWEDEN - MAR 20, 2015
Pours pale yellow with a medium white head. Dosen’t very smell much but yeast and a bit if wheat. Taste is sweet and fruity, some bitter orange and apricots. Palate is oily and thick. Overall a decent wit, though not very tasteful, but fresh and nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
gieldekoning (27) - Gemert, NETHERLANDS - MAR 19, 2015
Mooi witbier van de trappisten in Berkel-Enschot. Vooralsnog het enige Trappisten-witbier ter wereld. Zonder sinaasappelschillen en koriander. Gewoon veel goede hop!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
undercurrent25 (1578) - Barnton, Cheshire, ENGLAND - MAR 12, 2015
Pours a hazy yellow colour. Taste is spicy with some yeast and botanicals. Very good

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
TedE (295) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - MAR 7, 2015
330ml bottle into schooner glass. Highly carbonated out of the bottle. Sour wheat aroma. Murky amber beer with thin sudsy head, many bubbles rising. Watery and tangy. Finish is light citrus followed by metallic tang. Surprisingly light and easy to drink for 5.5%. You could down a lot of these on a hot day.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
lebermilz (42) - GERMANY - MAR 6, 2015
Nice everyday witbier, refreshing, but a little thin. And I don’t really like the sweetish citrus hops aroma. It’s brewed without spices, maybe not a good idea.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
smboselli (116) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 5, 2015
I don't like this style but I can't deny its good traits. Still is reach for the styles I like more ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ruuurd (78) - Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - FEB 27, 2015
Nice white beer, some citrus tones, beautiful golden pour. Still weird to drink this in the winter!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rob_D_UK (1137) - Surrey, ENGLAND - FEB 24, 2015
Pours a hazy light straw with a white frothy head. Spicy aroma with touches of citrus. Very refreshing taste.

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