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Brewed by Brasserie Lefebvre
Style: Witbier
Rebecq-Quenast, Belgium
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen

bottled
common

on tap
available

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RATINGS: 1030   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle conditioned.
Also sold as Blanche de Quenast in Dia/Ed supermarkets, as Floreffe Wit for Floreffe Abbey, as Mediterranea for the Italian market, as Blanche de Francorchamps, as t Geheim van de Smit, as Manneken Pis, and as L’Alsacienne Blanche de l’Eté.
Ingredients: Malted barley; wheat (40%); coriander; bitter orange peel; sugar; hops; yeast.
Blanche de Bruxelles owes its natural cloudiness to the large percentage (40 %) of wheat that goes into its composition. The natural spice aromas of coriander and bitter orange peels are added during the brewing process. The brewing method, which includes infusion, is very slow. The beer, which is not filtered, is bottled and refermented with yeast and brewing sugar. You need only take a sip of this delicious drink to appreciate the fresh and mellow flavour with its hint of orange. It is really not like any other beer. Always served chiled, between 3°C and 6°C.


dzimm27's rating

3.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
dzimm27 (137) - - APR 15, 2012
Light yeasty aroma, cloudy light gold pour. Light spicy notes, very noticable coriander and orange notes. Clean finish. Really outstanding for such a light beer.


1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Werckmeister (2076) - Vienna, AUSTRIA - AUG 30, 2016
0,1l from tap at Mels Diner. very light yellow light hazy colour, small white head. smells of yoghurt, tea notes, maybe some herbs. not a fan of the smell. medium body, soft carbonation, slick mouthfeel. tastes of yoghurt, some herbs, tea. finishes lightly dry with yoghurt notes. bad

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MohaBeer (202) - Lima, PERU - AUG 27, 2016
Amarillo pálido con opalecencia, espuma baja y buena adherencia. Malta de trigo moderado-moderado alto, corteza de pan, raspadura de naranja, ésteres a piña, culantro, lúpulo especiado moderado bajo. En boca malta de trigo moderado, lúpulo especiado moderado, lúpulo de amargor bajo, ésteres a piña, corteza de pan, trigo, culantro, ligera acidez. Final maltoso-trigo fresco y ligera acidez sin astringencia. Cuerpo medio-bajo, buena carbonatación.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DoctorHU (413) - UKRAINE - AUG 16, 2016
330 ml bottle. Cloudy yellow body with a good frothy head. Quite mild aroma with wheat, some citric fruit, mild spices and yeast. Taste is tart, orange and coriander. Finishes with a lingering lemon quality. Medium body, creamy texture, average carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
damjan (81) - CROATIA - AUG 13, 2016
33cl bottle. Pours cloudy yellow with big white head. Nice and refreshing. Similar to Hoegaarden, but little less flavorful.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
angel77 (2350) - oviedo, SPAIN - AUG 13, 2016
Botella 33 cl de el c Inglés tomada en Oviedo junio de 2001. (r1026). Fcpref 02..07..2002. Suaves sabores maltosos algo citricos y con gas. Cuerpo ligero 4.5 vol suave. Corriente

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
darioklc (683) - Karlovac, CROATIA - AUG 12, 2016
Mutno žute boje. Kiselkasti miris i jako slabo popunjeno tijelo. Bez nekih zanimljivih okusa. Mogu reći da me malo razočaralo...

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
MrGrigg182 (311) - Tambov, RUSSIA - AUG 7, 2016
Can 0.5 Невзра аромат. Присутс& нотки апельси& цедры. Легкий вкус, недолго& послевк&

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Japalo (1807) - DENMARK - JUL 29, 2016
Bottle@bette ølhus. Haze yellow. One finger foam. Koriander. Banana bubblegum. Fresh citrus brew. Fine. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Deadponyo (15) - Tours, FRANCE - JUL 29, 2016
Loin d’être la meilleure bière blanche que j’ai pu essayer. Elle rafraîchit mais ne correspond pas à mes goûts.

-- Clément L.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jury (129) - RUSSIA - JUL 21, 2016
Приятно& и освежаю& легкое пиво, утоляет жажду, имеет натурал& вкус благода& хорошем& составу.


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