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

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RATINGS: 1011   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.14/5   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.


pepperford's rating

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
pepperford (115) - robbinsdale, Minnesota, USA - OCT 9, 2008
hazy light orange in color. nose of citrus and corriander. the flavors match the nose. the wheat gives it a good full mouth feel. a very nice beer.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bichichi (4) - Bortigali, ITALY - MAY 13, 2016 does not count
Una birra che si beve con estrema felicitŕ in quanto risulta fresca e dissetante.Giallo paglierino.Schiuma poco persistente.Media effervescenza con bollicine poche e fini.L’aroma č di leggera intensitŕ , si ha un primo sentore di agrumi per poi sfumare in aromi piu dolci di lieviti e cereali.Corpo leggero, gusto dolce e fresco coon sfumature di agrumi e coriandolo. Non entusiasmante ma neppure sgradevole.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Fules (327) - Gyöngyös, HUNGARY - MAY 10, 2016
Kiöntéskor nagy, struktúrált hab, ami gyorsan magába roskad, és összetömörödik. Másfél centin megáll, innentől már lassan apad. Színe homályos, világos sárga. Illata gyakorlatilag nincs, alig érezhető, és meghatározhatatlan. Íze igen semleges, kortyoláskor némi citrusosság, és gyenge komlós keserűsség jellemzi. Lecsengéskor némi édeskés jegyek is felbukkannak. Igazán könnyed, gyorsan lecsúszó sör, igazi frissítő, bár az íze nem vág mellbe.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rikstar (1973) - NETHERLANDS - MAY 6, 2016
0,33l fles bij de Deen. Witgeel troebel met een stabiele witte kuif. Geur en smaak licht weeďg citrus, tarwe met een klein zuurtje. Orde dorstlesser op een warme dag.

2.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
fenouil (18) - courbevoie, FRANCE - APR 30, 2016
Une bičre blanche et fruitée, avec des notes de citron, pamplemousse et de coriandre. Vraiment trčs trčs light.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Maersk (96) - MOLDOVA - APR 24, 2016
Straw color, medium but thick and creamy head. Some carb. Glass and beer are overchilled :( But smells malt and wheat. Medium body with more malts and wheat in the taste. Some witbier sout spike tickling the throat. Good, but a bit empty.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
azzie (737) - Pula, CROATIA - APR 23, 2016
Bottle 0,33l from Beer Club shop in Rijeka, Cro. Hazy pale yellow liquid with average white head. Taste is sweet, coriander, a hint of wine and something artificial in it. Parfumed smell.

-- rated with beerbasher/winphone

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
veceo (1130) - CROATIA - APR 23, 2016
Hazy pale yellow color, thin white head. Wheat aroma, weak citrus, yeast, spices. Taste of banana, wheat, citrus, spices, candy. Light to medium body, average to high carbonation. Yeah, it was maybe little bit too warm but still... Not for me.

-- rated with beerbasher/winphone

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hanoi (768) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - APR 21, 2016
Can. Stunned it’s not rated. Nose is lemon, wheat,bubble gum, hint of fairy. Taste is wheat, corriander, yeast, hints of orange and lemon, and thick wheat finish. Light and cheerful but to simple, and with a short finish,.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
6bottlepack (77) - Devon, ENGLAND - APR 16, 2016
Bottle from Hops & Crafts Exeter, pours hazy very pale gold with a big white head,light aroma of lemon sherbet ,fresh bread & coriander, taste is clean & refreshing & sweetish more lemon,melon , coriander ,fresh bread & bubble gum, very light bodied smooth & perfectly carbonated for the style ,super drinkable , the finish is fruity with fresh melon & sweetish with some dryness leaving u wanting to get stuck in for more ,this is a great summer refresher or just any time when u want a good refreshing beer.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
einherjar (252) - Rijeka, CROATIA - APR 15, 2016
Hazy light yellow color, medium white head. Aroma citrus, coriander, yeast. Taste lemon, spices, coriander, orange peel.


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