Brewed by De Struise Brouwers
Style: Belgian Ale
Oostvleteren, Belgium


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RATINGS: 275   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
Is an outstanding cloudy blond beer,unflitered and unpasteurized.It has a great round taste and a fine hoparoma. This blond beer has a dry aftertaste with a nice freshness in the end. De Struise Brouwers brewing @ Deca Brewery in Woesten-Vleteren.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Pinball (11590) - Copenhagen, - OCT 3, 2012
bottle from beer planet. very strong gusher, spilled quite a lot of beer in the sink (yep-opened it in the sink to begin with lol). cloudy yellow, smooth white head. quite dry, quite yeasty aroma, dusty, faint flowery and fruity notes too. Nice bitter-malty flavor, with some sweet notes, but also a yeasy spicy dryness to it. Perhaps a little bit too sweet. not at all like your ordinary blonde, much more yeast and caramelly malts in the flavor.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rdb84 (371) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 9, 2015
Murky honey color, zero head. Aroma: fruity, yeasty, lime, butter, faint candy sugar note. Taste: Blonde moutfheel, but relatively strong Stout taste? Bitter, tobacco, yeast note, fruity undertone with lime. Aftertaste is mildly bitter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
PeatyPete (593) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 8, 2015
Hazy golden yellow colour with white foam head. Aroma of yeast and fruit. Taste is slightly sweet with a leather finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Yorker (1763) - Herning, DENMARK - AUG 23, 2015
33 cl bottle @ home. Pours cloudy golden yellow with a white head that leaves some lacing. Aroma and flavour are citrus, yeast, and spices - with a dry finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
PauloAG (249) - BELGIUM - JUL 24, 2015
330cc bottle. Pours hazy blonde with thin white head. Lots of yeast (kind of wet straw, barn) and spice, peppery notes. Also a bit lemony and floral. A very nice blonde ale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
visionthing (3782) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAY 5, 2015
33cl bottle from Struise Beershop, Brugge. Pours hazy golden with a decent and lasting, white head. Yeasty aroma with some slightly funky notes, fruits, herbs, citrus, spices and hints of barnyard. Moderate sweet with a bit too yeast dominated flavours, but also fruity, hoppy and pleasant with medium bitterness and some acidity. Medium(+) body with carbonation a little bit on the soft side. Certainly Belgian and certainly decent, but a bit too yeasty to be a favourite.
[Belgian beer #200]

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rasmus40 (14429) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAR 17, 2015
Bottle from Voldby. Hazy golden with a white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, fruity, yeasty and light hoppy. Flavor is medium sweet and moderate bitter. Dry and moderate bitter finish. 170315

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rob_D_UK (1285) - Surrey, ENGLAND - FEB 23, 2015
Hazy light yellow pour with a white head. Really light smell with some yeast. Taste is quite full.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ulysse (358) - Brussels, BELGIUM - DEC 27, 2014
Aroma of cider or apple juice. With a slight taste of honey. Really light and gentle. Could drink lots of it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
florent.janssens (242) - - DEC 27, 2014
Odeur de pommes. Petit goût de miel. Arrière goût légèrement houblonné qui reste longtemps. Pas la meilleure des struise

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
olliejobbins (1455) - Dorking, Surrey, ENGLAND - DEC 23, 2014
had 330ml bottles of this and also at the old school house. slightly hazy golden yellow with thick white head. aroma is hops, yeast and some wet straw. velvety smooth mouth feel. slightly sweet hops and yeasty finish.

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