Brewed by St. Bernardus Brouwerij
Style: Witbier
Watou, Belgium
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen


on tap

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RATINGS: 1323   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
This traditional witbier has been developed under supervision of the father of Hoegaarden and Celis White, master brewer Pierre Celis. This beer has been bottle-refermented, which lent it its specific taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bawelt (96) - Lyon, FRANCE - JUL 17, 2015
Le nez est très herbal ! On sent bien l?odeur typique des blanches belges qui vient du froment qui annonce un corps tout à fait alléchant.La bouche ne déçoit pas : un corps très rond, aromatique et agréable. Sans doute la meilleure "wit" que j?ai bue jusqu?ici.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MayumiH (413) - Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 15, 2015
Bottle at home. Hazy yellow colour. A spicy coriander flavour mixed with citrus, floral, a little lemony. Very nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
GiacomoAnania (6) - ITALY - JUL 12, 2015 does not count
from 0,33L bottle. bought at supermarket. APPERANCE Pale white color, much cloudy a bit of brown color, too dark for a witbeer. Persisten small white head whit tiny bouble AROMA light aroma of bread, nothing from yeast, i can’t feel any spice, only a lite coriander aroma, no orange peel. TASTE A bit of sour from wheat, light sweet PALATE Light body with short dry finish, well carbonated

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
RafeAU (420) - Kingston, AUSTRALIA - JUL 11, 2015
Bottle from Plonk. Pale hazy straw with thin bubbly head. Coriander aroma. Flavour is mostly coriander, a bit of a tang on the finish I’m not keen on. High carbonation, spritzy. Decent witbier, but a bit one-dimensional on the coriander (in this imported bottle I’m drinking in Australia, at least).

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
McGarnigle (585) - Rochester, New York, USA - JUL 11, 2015
Bottle. This is a nice wit, quite hazy and bit dark for the style (more gold than yellow). Fairly aggressive fizz. A bit on the tart side, which helps with the refreshment. Of course low hop, low malt flavor.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jawlo (155) - Katowice, POLAND - JUL 11, 2015
Aromat: przyjemny, kolendra, delikatna skórka od pomarańczy, przyprawy. Barwa: biało-żótła, mętne. Piana: średnio-obfita. Wysycenie: wysokie. W smaku głównie kolendra, wychodzi trochę przeniczność, goryczka niska, na finiszus trochę kwaśne. Piwo wytrawne, średnio treściwe. Bardzo dobry wit, orzeźwiający i mocno aromatyczny.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
GlassBrass440 (295) - Christchurch, NEW ZEALAND - JUL 2, 2015
Pours a hazy gold with a large, dense, everlasting, white, merengue-like head. Aromas are soft and of wheat, and sweet confections. Flavours are again soft with a light sweetness, vanilla, cream, and herbal notes. Effervescent carbonation and medium bodied. My sample is nearly a year past the best by date, but was still enjoyable. I’d love to try one fresh.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
gopherfan99 (943) - CROATIA - JUL 1, 2015
Bottle (Aviano P/X); pours hazy yellow with a white head; aroma of citrus, wheat, yeast, and spices; taste is citrus with some yeast; finish is dry with some bitterness with spice notes; good witbier

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
erling1000 (292) - - JUN 30, 2015
A cloudy, pale Wit with high white head. Aroma is fresh fruity, yeasty, light malty. Aroma is bitter, sour, sweet.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mauroruellas (477) - GETULINA, BRAZIL - JUN 24, 2015
Turva,coloração amarelo opaca,espuma mediana deixando uma fina camada até o fim;aroma cítrico,frutado e de especiarias;envolta em uma boa base maltada traz um sabor um pouco salgado, levemente picante,trazendo frutas cítricas e coentro,banana quase não é notada,boa carbonatação,refrescante,boa drinkability. Uma Wit suave que não me impressionou,esperava um pouco mais.

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