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Brewed by Brouwerij Huyghe
Style: Fruit Beer
Melle, Belgium
Serve in Flute, Shaker

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RATINGS: 234   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.98   EST. CALORIES: 108   ABV: 3.6%
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Bottle.
Exotic beer brewed with Fairtrade organic bananas.
Was 4.8% then 4.5% abv.
Ingredients: Water, malts, wheat, bananas, yeast, hops, sugar.

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1.8
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Bosbouw (1185) - Gemonde, NETHERLANDS - AUG 10, 2013
Zeer licht geel bier met nauwelijks schuim. Zeepsop. Ruikt naar snoep banaantjes. Smaakt chemisch en naar snoep.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Abijen (1430) - s-Hertogenbosch, NETHERLANDS - AUG 10, 2013
UPDATED: AUG 13, 2013 Looks like piss. Strnage head. Smells like fabric banana. Tastes like banana soda. Not a beer. Good carbo, thin body and watery texture.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 3/20
kraddel (2992) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - AUG 9, 2013
@ bierhuyske poured in a coconut-ish cup-thingy , no seetrough so cant tell anything about how big the foam is, or what colour the beer is . foam is white , seen from above. taste and smell are pure banana . PURE banana. and banana . with a touch of banana . and carbonation. carbonated banana ? here it is ! long lasting aftertaste. of banana . yep, it wasnt the coconut one, for sure !

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Douberd (2217) - Arnhem, NETHERLANDS - AUG 9, 2013
Bottle 330 ml at home, poured into a tumbler glass. ABV 3.6% Pale yellow colour on the body, with one finger of white, froathy head on top, that disappears straight away, leaving just a trace of lacing on the glass. Aroma is all bananas, less artificial than I was expecting and less heavy too, not bad. Taste is full of banana juice and sugars. It begins sickenly sweet but by the end of the sip most of the sweetness has gone away and only the banana flavour stays on the aftertaste. Kind of weird taste overall but I like bananas, so I dont mind it that much. Medium body to my surprise, average carbonation. Overall, it left me with a good impression, I didnt hold my hopes high for this one but it turned better than I expected.

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 7/20
thanatosti (903) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 30, 2013
33 cl. bottle @ home, gift from Hilde bought @ Hogerdijk, Culemborg. 3.6% ABV. Yellow with a thin white head. Overwhelming banana aroma and taste. Cloyingly sweet, Still, not totally horrible

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
SVD (561) - NETHERLANDS - JUN 25, 2013
Bottle at home, done from memory, rating is just for my own. I will edit if I drink it again, I thought it was not great, my mom liked it.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
vipinvelp (2130) - Velp, NETHERLANDS - JUN 11, 2013
Opaque lighter yellow with deminishing white foam head, lacing to glass. Aroma and taste are banana dominated (duhh), but still quite nice. Perfect with Belgian waffle. Aftertaste is lasting sweet banana. (Velp 201306)

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
Imaena (1817) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - MAY 2, 2013
Bottle @ Proterhouse in Dublin. This has an intense banana flavor and lots of Belgian yeast overtones.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Silvan7 (673) - Samarate, ITALY - APR 4, 2013
bottle @ delirium caf , Brussels. se cerchi una cosa che assomigli alla birra e sappia in maniera decisa di banana, eccoi servito. dolce, quasi frizzante e di corpo quasi inesistente, si beve come lacqua. una bibita, ma quando la prendi lo sai!

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
gruberm (327) - - APR 1, 2013
Clearing backlog. No comments. Apologies, future ratings will have detail. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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