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Brewed by Brouwerij Huyghe
Style: Belgian Ale
Melle, Belgium

bottled
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RATINGS: 166   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.15   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle conditioned.
On the basis of ancestral recipes, this relatively light blonde, remains faithful to the principles of the monks who populated the old abbey of Belgian. It refreshes intelligently, and will charm the thirst in hot weather.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Storm (2684) - Amager, DENMARK - MAY 18, 2006
33 cl bottle. Yeast at the bottom. Light amber colour with a nice rocky head. Aroma of yeast, pineapple and other tropical fruit. Flavour of fruit, yeast, alcohol and quite sweet, ends up with a warm feeling from the alcohol.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Bart (2940) - Brussels, BELGIUM - APR 5, 2006
Hazy golden-amber coloured, with an average white head. Malty aroma, little sweet and fruity. Full body. Finish is light bitter, ending rather dry. Nice one, but not the top.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
auderale (605) - Minot, Alabama, USA - JAN 24, 2006
UPDATED: MAR 8, 2006 Bottle, 33cl. Orange/Amber pour. Nice fluffy head with a touch of fruit aroma. Served in a cool ceramic bowl. I enjoyed this very much.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Lubiere (9999) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 18, 2005
Nice bloand ale with a thick white head. Lightly spicey aroma with some fishy notes. Mildly sweet wuth nice coriander and light hops, and a nice alcohol in finish. Lighter bodied. On tap at Delirium Café , May 2005.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hammenlind (737) - Sundbyberg, SWEDEN - NOV 28, 2005
Golden colour, thick white head with gfreat lacing. Fruity, bubblegum nose with some hints of banana. Thick mouthfeel. Fruity flavour as well with a little acidity. Yeasty finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Otje (677) - Veendam, NETHERLANDS - NOV 27, 2005
hazy golden with a thin head. smells malty and fruity. tastes sweet, bitter, flowery, bit herbal, malty and a bit acidic. dry bitter and fruity finish. bit overcarbonated, medium bodied. nice blond, enjoyed it!

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
stouby (3726) - Holbćk, DENMARK - NOV 24, 2005
Draught, at Delirium Cafe. Dark amber with white head, mostly diminishing, good lacings.Aroma moderate/heavy malty (bread), moderate hoppy. Flavor moderate sweet and bitter, long duration. Light to medium body, oily, heavy carbonated.

2.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
bridge (659) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - NOV 14, 2005
Murky golden brown with a bubbly head that disappears relatively quickly as there isn’t much carbonation to refuel it. Floral aroma that is very high in wheat characteristics, with some banana/bugglegum notes, and detectable alcohol. There’s some acidity and astringent sourness, which leaves me tthinking it may be a dodgy bottle. Some bitterness at the end, but all of it isn’t balanced at all. Surprisingly thin and metallic palate, with sharp sensations that gives the beer a scattered appearance.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rickgordon (3843) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 17, 2005
Bottled, sampled at Delirium Café, Göteborg. Pale golden. Sour pale/wheat malt dominates aroma, then there is fruit and spices, almost menthol. Flavour is rich fruity, pale malty and has notes of anise. This is a very pleasant and tasty brew. Light bodied.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
hughie (3996) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 15, 2005
UPDATED: JAN 24, 2006 Cloudy golden colour with a medium white head. Yeasty aroma with a bit of vinegar. Plenty of background sweetness and sour fruit in the taste, but a welcome dryness as well. Just a bit too much carbonation, but I enjoyed this.


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