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


on tap

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RATINGS: 822   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22   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.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Geokkjer (6402) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - FEB 20, 2015
Bottle. Pours clear golden with a white head. Aroma of malt, some fruitiness, slight banana and herbs. Flavor is sweet and fruity with some bubblegum, malt and some floral notes. Medium to thin body, average carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dogbomb (1010) - ENGLAND - FEB 19, 2015
Bottle. Golden ale with a thick bubbly top which fades to nothing. Nose is wheaty, mild banana, some light lemon zests and a little herby spice. In the mouth, theres quite a strong herby taste - like radishes. Then some more banana, a zestiness and a long light lemon finish. Quite a thirst quencher - but not the real full-bodied trappist I prefer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rollerton (139) - SWEDEN - FEB 17, 2015
Bottle from SB. It was a long time since I tasted it, but I remember that it was a pretty good wit, but nothing out of the ordinary.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
PauloAG (160) - BELGIUM - FEB 14, 2015
330cc bottle. Very nice witbier. Probably one of my favourites in the style.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
high_on_hops (758) - Burlingame, California, USA - FEB 13, 2015
On tap. Pours a hazy straw gold with a foamy white head and lacing. It has a light aroma of biscuit and some citrus, with a similar flavor profile that leads to a crisp finish over a light body. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
YantarCoast (403) - Moscow, RUSSIA - FEB 13, 2015
330ml bottle. Pours hazy yellow with a massive white head that fades rather quickly. Kind of underwhelming floral and spicy aroma. Taste is fruity and sourish. Bit disappointing really.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
allmyvinyl (5719) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 11, 2015
330ml bottle from Cornelius. Pours clear pale gold, thick white head. Aromas of toast, light spice, lemon. Taste is more of the same, herbal bitter at the back. A little thin on the finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Madsen1635 (399) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - FEB 11, 2015
Bottle. Almost clear yellow pour with small white head that diminish fast. Very sweet aroma with blended fruits. Taste is again sweet but also nicely balanced. High carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
lello4ever (212) - ITALY - FEB 8, 2015
Il celebre birrificio trappista olandese La Trappe produce questa buona witbier che, seppur non eccezionale, si pone bene nel mercato delle bianche di stampo belga. Giallo pallido, chiara e con una discreta schiuma frizzantina, ha un aroma di malto e qualche punta di spezia. Decisamente malto al palato, pur accompagnato da note di frutta e spezie. Molto leggera, consistenza acquosa, carbonazione abbastanza elevata. Un buon esemplare di birra bianca, anche se non al livello di altre, a cominciare dalla Hoegaarden.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Erzengel (5078) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - FEB 8, 2015
Fresh smooth beginning. Dry nice floral aroma, nice herbal hints, fresh and smooth. Nice bitter aroma, lots of Wit-Bier yeast, smooth, fresh, dry bitter Wit-Bier aftertaste. Nice!

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