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Nieuwhuys Alpaide Blond

Brewed by Nieuwhuys
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Hoegaarden, Belgium


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RATINGS: 39   MEAN: 3.29/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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Sometimes called "Cuvée van de Generaal".

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Douberd (1999) - Arnhem, NETHERLANDS - JUN 22, 2014
Stubby bottle 330 ml, at home. Poured into a tulip. ABV 8.5% Hazy golden orange on the body, with big chunks of yeast floating around it even.Big qhite head, a bit thin but with good retention. Medium kacing keft on the glass. Aroma is malty, with yeast, manure, light fruity notes emerging from the back. Taste is much more fruity, with peaches, apricots, floral notes quite bitter too with the bitterness carrying on on the aftertaste for quite long, a bit of bubblegum too. Medium thin body, highly carbonated. Much better than what I expected, very good actually.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MarcoDL (1995) - NETHERLANDS - APR 21, 2014
Bit boring Belgian blond beer, every Belgian brewer thinks he needs to brew one of these.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MPA (782) - Amager (form. Nørrebro&Aalborg), DENMARK - JAN 25, 2014
Bottle. Cloudy amber with decent off white head. Aroma of syrup, honey, dates, figs and alcohol. Flavour is sweet with warm alcohol notes and a well balanced bitterness in the finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
gEUS (982) - Linden, BELGIUM - JAN 5, 2014
330 ml bottle at home - pours dark yellow to golden with no head. Malty aroma with hints of citrus and yeast. Medium body, quite sweet and nice bitter mid. Taste is malt and honey. Typical belgian strong ale.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
EddyBeer1 (832) - Brussels, BELGIUM - SEP 14, 2013
Blonde dorée, pétillance moyenne, mousse blanche nuageuse abondante. Malts céréales bien tassés d’entrée lentement suivis par une amertume à la fois houblonnée et fruitée avec quelques notes d’épices. Excellent!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mike_77 (2963) - NETHERLANDS - AUG 23, 2013
Aroma is quite floral and sweet. Flavour is quite sweet with a finish which is a bit grassy but also very dry.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Zupastan (74) - Kortrijk, BELGIUM - AUG 21, 2013
33cl bottle @ home, from B&S Drinks Wilsele; pours hazy golden with big white head; medium carbo; smell: citrus, oranges, lemon peel, little metallic; taste is spicy (pepper?), herbal, some bitterness, with a bitter, dry and alcoholic aftertaste. Average.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mora2000 (5527) - McKinney, Texas, USA - AUG 11, 2013
Thanks to bu11zeye for sharing this bottle. Yellow pour with a white head. The aroma is full of biscuit malt, wheat and oranges. The flavor is similar with a lot of grain, wheat and bread notes. Thin mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ober (2807) - Bommelerwaard, NETHERLANDS - MAY 17, 2013
A clear golden colored beer, with a thick white head. The aroma of fruits, sweet orange and citrus, malt with some hop. The taste of sweet fruits with some bitter hops and some spices. The aftertaste is sweet with a pleasant bitter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Borresteijn (4543) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - APR 30, 2013
33cl Bottle from ABS Drinks Winksele, as Cuvée van de Generaal. Slightly hazy golden yellow colour, white head. Aroma of dry pale malts, light fruity, light floral, yeast, a bit muted. Flavour is light-sweet, malty, light fruity and floral, dry bitter finish with some yeast notes. Light to medium-bodied. Simple.

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