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Nieuwhuys Alpaïde Blond (Cuvée van de Generaal)

Brewed by Nieuwhuys
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Hoegaarden, Belgium


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RATINGS: 50   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21/5   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
Sometimes called "Cuvée van de Generaal".

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
paulvanpelt (485) - Reusel, NETHERLANDS - MAR 19, 2016
UPDATED: APR 5, 2016 Nevelig en bleekgeel bier met witte schuimkraag. Gist duidelijk aanwezig in de neus. Verder aroma van citrushop, mout, suiker en iets van witlof of zo? Smaak is bitter en licht zoet. Levendig co2, goede film, volle body.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
blackisle (1788) - IJburg, NETHERLANDS - MAR 18, 2016
Bottle 33cl. Poured into a teku glass. Hazy deep golden, small frothy white head, mostly diminishing, heavy lacing; aroma pale malts, exotic fruits, light vanilla, yeasty, herbal notes; taste medium sweet and bitter, malty, soft fruits, yeasty and alcohol notes, with average to long duration, sweetbitter finish, light herbal hints, a floral touch and some alcohol warmth; medium body, creamy texture, smooth mouthfeel, average carbonation; quite satisfying velvetty strong ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
DwarfeD (2385) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - DEC 29, 2015
33cl bottle at De Gaeper. Somewhat hazy orange with a medium white soapy head. Light to medium body with low to moderate carbonation. Subtle sweet and bitter tones. Citrus, herbs and yeast. Mediocre blonde.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
bierkoning (11949) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - OCT 27, 2015
Bottle. Golden color, hazy. Soft herbal yeasty notes and orange in the aroma and flavor. Slightly alcoholic, in spite of the low ABV. Wheat. Somewhat disappointing.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
kraddel (5726) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - OCT 18, 2015
Bottle. Pours unclear blonde, good white, stable head. Smell is bit yeasty. Taste is bit bitter, very grainy, clear yeasty notes. Rather high cabro, sharp, dry finish. Ok beer. Not really intense, or different. Has something off in the bitterness, but perhaps its just some kind of yeast I am not a fan of.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
RW80 (1839) - Hoogeveen, NETHERLANDS - MAY 25, 2015
330 ml, bottle. Appearance: Hazy golden , with big white head, a bit thin but with good retention. Leaving medium lacing. Aroma: Malts, yeast light fruity notes emerging from the back and some alcohol as it warms up. Taste: Moderate sweet and bitter,, Quite Fruity,( peaches, apricots) some l floral notes and some yeast and alvcohol in the finish. Bitterness at the start and aftertaste. Medium t body, Above average carbonation, but still ok for the body. Decent but the Alpaide (dark ) is much better. This just a standard Belgian Strong Ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Yves (2778) - Turnhout, BELGIUM - MAY 24, 2015
Alone at home. Hazy goldblond colored beer with large diminishing white head and no carbonation visible. Yeasty herby aroma. Medium sparkling palate. Finish is sweet fruited ending bitter dry.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Moravius (1041) - Berlin, Berlin, GERMANY - JAN 10, 2015
Flasche (33 cl) von Belgiumbeerz.com. - Dunkles Goldgelb, trüb; wenig Schaum. - In der Nase schwere Kandissüße, schwache Bitterorange, etwas Pfeffer. - Im Antrunk schwere Malzsüße, leichtes Karamelmalz und eine ordentliche krautige Hopfenherbe. Schaumig rezent. Im Abgang noch mehr krautig-grasige Hopfenherbe. Sehr langer, kräftig bitterer Nachtrunk mit Pfeffer und Fusel. - Solide und deutlich kräftiger gehopft als andere Blondes, aber die einseitig krautigen Hopfenaromen sind nicht so ganz mein Ding.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Torrefacto (1321) - Madrid, SPAIN - SEP 12, 2014
Dorado pálido, espuma blanca. Aromas ligeros de fruta ácida, cereal y ligero alcohol. Cuerpo medio, inicio algo dulce con textura maltosa y final seco con un amargor duradero. Bien.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
mikske79 (1397) - Puerto Plata, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - JUL 31, 2014
Niet veel speciaals, goed voor één keer te proberen maar daar blijft het dan ook bij

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