RateBeer
overall
95
98
style
Brewed by De Koningshoeven (Bavaria - Netherlands)
Style: Belgian Ale
Berkel-Enschot, Netherlands

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 918   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.6   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Named after brother Isidorus, Koningshoeven Abbey’s first brewer. Brewed to mark the occasion of the Trappist brewery’s 125th anniversary in 2009, Isid’or was so well received that it earned itself a permanent place in La Trappe’s line-up. Unfiltered, slightly sweet amber ale with a hint of caramel, which continues to ferment after bottling and has a rich, slightly bitter flavour, and a fruity aftertaste. Wheat & barley malts, Perle hop.


Vinx's rating

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Vinx (78) - - FEB 9, 2014
A very peculiar belgian ale. Amber colour, nice white persistent head, "woody" aroma. Its taste is somehow more bitter and tannic than the other belgians, maybe because of the wheat malt. Never tasted something like that before.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
wolffish (310) - Saint-Donat, Quebec, CANADA - APR 20, 2015
Bon produit dans l’ensemble... Les levures sont très présentes et particulières en fait. Je sens aussi la pore et les biscuits. J’ai bien aimé!

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ametras (623) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - APR 19, 2015
750ml bottle. Cloudy dark amber with a foamy white head. Flavors are banana, pear, vanilla, bread, honey, brown sugar and alcohol with herbal and spicy notes. Medium body, lively carbonation, smooth texture.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Hobnob1947 (2) - Monster, NETHERLANDS - APR 19, 2015 does not count
Very nice on a very nice evening, kortom een best biertje op een mooie avond te samen met vrienden.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
rosskyle (47) - - APR 18, 2015
Hazy red Amber color with a large white head. Sweet plum aroma. Sweet plum and fig flavor. Combination of carbonation and spice at the end. Full body texture. Very good Trappist beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Flyguytruckguy (52) - Quebec, CANADA - APR 18, 2015
Complex aroma. Light malty scents of toasted grains, yeasty scents of dough, soap, banana bubble gum and cherry. Huge, long lasting, off white head with excellent lacing. Poured carefully, bottle conditioned clear, medium amber orange body. Initial, light bitter sweet flavour and medium, bitter sweet finish of average duration. Light to medium body. Watery texture with lively carbonation and a dry chalky finish. Overall, a very nice beer!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
BiereLuc (1041) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - APR 17, 2015
Bière ambrée, trouble, très effervescence, au mince col de mousse crémeux. En bouche, la levure «gomme baloune» que je décèle dans la plupart des bières de Koningshoeven est plus subtile; elle se fond dans un joyeux équilibre entre des saveurs de caramel amer, de miel et un arrière-goût à la fois herbacé et fruité. Un produit étonnant.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
IPAgutten79 (689) - Skui, NORWAY - APR 17, 2015
Lys brun med medium høyde på skummet. Litt anonym aroma av brunt sukker, malt, mild karamell og noe vanilje. Smaken er søt og består av sukker/karamell og hint av vanilje samt banan. Medium konsistens.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MelvinKalksma (46) - UTRECHT, NETHERLANDS - APR 15, 2015
Aroma: Caramel, fruity, brown sugar, honey. Appearance: Turbid amber colored beer with a white head. Taste/palate: Caramel, honey, toffee, fruit, brown sugar, fruity, nuts.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
stef73 (299) - - APR 14, 2015
de couleur cuivre cette biere est tres bien equilibre et j ai aime cette version . on a plusieur arome qui nous monte au nez la vanille, le butterschot et la menthe . en bouche je troube c est tres bon belle réussite

3.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bouwhouse (1) - NETHERLANDS - APR 14, 2015 does not count
Aroma: caramel, Appearance: hazy, cloudy, Taste: lightly sour, medium bitterness, heavy cloying sweetness, ’ Palate: lively, thin feel, medium body, bitter,


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 » 92


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50