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St. Bernardus Tokyo

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

bottled
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RATINGS: 196   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.49   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A unique, single batch created for the opening of the St Bernardus pub in Tokyo.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
GarrettB (1094) - San Diego, California, USA - DEC 1, 2014
May 3rd, 2013 - The Tokyo Watou combines all of my favorite things - Japan and Belgian brews. The bottle and label make excellent shelf decor, but the beer itself is a bit of a let down. Like the regular pure-Belgian Watou, the body is hazy and straw gold, with a thick, white corky top. The aroma is hard to pry from the surface, but the taste is light and sweet. The semi-fruity flavor of yeast blends with the rich base of cracked wheat is good, true, but not deep or complex. In that sense, it is a let down, but only because by design it combines so many of my favorite things.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
slowrunner77 (6084) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 24, 2014
"Different hips than the Blanche, but very much still a wit beer. Orange and. Oriander present as a soft citrus aroma and flavor. Nice hopping for the style and a light refreshing palate."

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Travlr (13326) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - SEP 20, 2014
Bottle shared with evanlarkin, nice drinking with you! Nice funky barnyard aroma. Taste is peppery and funky. Tasty.

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
mikske79 (1248) - Puerto Plata, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - AUG 16, 2014
Ik drink al niet heel graag witbieren, er zijn er goede bij, maar dit is er niet bij. Ik vond het niet zo goed.

4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
mjik83 (646) - - AUG 6, 2014
75cl fles via Être Gourmet Alcoholpercentage van 6% Uitgeschonken in Grimbergen glas Uiterlijk: Goudoranje met grote witte schuimkraag Aroma en smaak: perzik, fruitig, zoetig Conclusie: zeer speciaal voor de Japanse markt, lekker fruitig blond bier. Toppertje ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MrFecesious (1091) - British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 21, 2014
Shared bottle. Thanks GothGargoyle! Aroma is very wheaty, citrus, bels yeasty. Taste is very sweet and tart. Brilliant palate of crispy crisp.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
GothGargoyle (1421) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 21, 2014
Golden with a creamy white head. Aroma is bread, coriander, honey, candi sugar, Belgian yeast. Medium bodied, sweet on the palate. Flavour is wheat, coriander, orange peel, Belgian yeast, heather honey. Delicious. Wish I hadn't spilled half my cup.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AndySnow (4079) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUN 17, 2014
How: Bottle.
Where: From a shop in Belgium, had in a hotel room at Grand Hotel, Stockholm.
Appearance: Clear golden colour with an off-white head.
Aroma: Coriander, yeast, citrus.
Body: Medium body and carbonation.
Flavour: Coriander, spices, citrus, yeast.
Comment: Had to use a wine opener to get the cork out, sat just sooo hard.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
timmwillum (80) - BELGIUM - JUN 14, 2014
Gullig uklar blonde med tyndt flygtigt hvidt skum. Næse af sødlig blomst og smag af sommer - blomst krydderi og let humle. Frisk let sommerale. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
bigguns22 (709) - Maryland, USA - MAY 7, 2014
Beer pours golden yellow cloudy tall white head with flocculated yeast in the glass. Taste of lemon peel, yeast,and pepper this is a great st bernardus with twindog


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