RateBeer
overall
74
91
style
Brewed by De Struise Brouwers
Style: Belgian White (Witbier)
Oostvleteren, Belgium
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 423   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.28   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
The Noordhoek Ostrich Farm and Resort has been offering visitors an oasis of silence, tranquility and green pasture since 1997. In 2001 we began offering our guests fresh, homemade ale, "Struise Witte" was born. The dutch word for "ostriches" is "struisvogels" or "Struise", but the same word can also mean "sturdy" or "robust". This "Robust White" is a living wheat beer of high fermentation, unfiltered and unpasteurized. Brewed with natural ingredients, bottle conditioned in 33 cl bottles.


mutz's rating

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mutz (647) - - JUL 22, 2013
Bleekgele kleur. Aroma van mou en gist. Vrij zoete smaak met een lichtbittere afdronk. Niet echt een witbier vind ik.......


2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
freretoc (872) - Besançon, FRANCE - DEC 25, 2014
Bue en bouteille de 33cl à Molenhof Restaurant & Bar Oud Postje, couleur blanche, mousse moyenne et effervescence importante, une bière avec une forte odeur houblonnée, en bouche on reste sur ce houblon, peu de temps avec une pointe citronnée.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Renobob (888) - Besançon, FRANCE - DEC 24, 2014
Bue en bouteille de 33cl. Bière très aqueuse, peu de goût et une finale peu agréable.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
King_Alex_II (109) - SWITZERLAND - NOV 27, 2014
Surprisingly sour witbeer (or heavily infected). Thinking about the explicit bad choice of mixing two styles like sour and witbeer, it’s probably infected. (Or a good mix of styles which don’t belong together, even though I like both)

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
sdmmb (1003) - USA - NOV 18, 2014
Drunk from 33cl bottle bought at Malting Pot, Brussels. Sour, wheat beer. Enjoyable. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
EddyBeer1 (926) - Brussels, BELGIUM - NOV 16, 2014
Blonde très légèrement trouble, effervescence faible à bulles toutes fines, col blanc fin. Céréales bien présentes, léger citronné, petite amertume, assez bien de corps. Une blanche un peu autre...

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
markoijelena (697) - Belgrade, SERBIA - OCT 26, 2014
Bottle 0.33l from Dranken Geers Ghent Belgium.Pour it yellow colour with small white head.Taste and aroma of citrus, pineapple, wheat.Little bit funky, no carbonation.I don’t liked this one.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Alengrin (2464) - BELGIUM - OCT 15, 2014
One of the three very first beers from this renowned brewery (along with Struise Rosse and Kloeke Blonde). From a 50 cl bottle, tasted at De Hopduvel café in Ghent when it was still open, I guess some ten years ago, this was my first encounter with the Struise Brouwers. Very thick, rocky, creamy, irregular, stable head; hazy golden blonde colour. Malty and wheaty aroma with green apple, citrus peel, iron and subtle coriander; malt sweet taste, soft and smooth mouthfeel, dried citrus and light coriander, very refreshing, yeasty, with low hop bitterness in the finish. In all a typical Belgian witbier, but artisanal and very well crafted, a very early (and still weak) echo of the works of art this brewery would later produce.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
eduardovl (970) - SWITZERLAND - OCT 14, 2014
330ml bottle pored in a thumbler glass. A: Pours a cloudy golden yellow color forming a medium to small thin bubbled white head. Low retention and practically no lacings left S: Spicy and peppery. Notes of black pepper, orange zest and coriander. A bit grassy. Different from the traditional Belgian Witbiers. More sweet and malty in the nose T: Slightly sweet upfront. Sweet malts. A bit sour. Herby and spicy. Notes of orange zest, coriander, wheat, and bready yeasts M: Medium body. Low carbonation and a spicy and citrus aftertaste O: Good drinkability. Again, not a traditional Belgian Witbier but still a Struise [ BA Review @ 8/10/2013 ]

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerBaboon (1615) - FINLAND - OCT 4, 2014
Struisen Witte on kellertävä, hieman samea neste ja muodostaa valkoisen vaahdon. Tuoksu on korianterinen, sitruksinen ja kukkea. Maku on vehnäinen, sitruksinen ja pienoisen mausteinen. Kevyttä tavaraa. Struise ei koskaan petä. Ei tälläkään kertaa, mutta tämä ei ole lähellekään parhaita panimon tuotteita.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Douberd (2620) - Arnhem, NETHERLANDS - SEP 6, 2014
(Struise Witte) Bottle 330 ml at home, poured into a small tulip, ABV 5% Faded yellow colour on the body, mostly clear. Good sized but thin head, with okay retention, leaving light lacing on the glass. Aroma of malts, straw, some lemon, wheat. Taste of wheat, lemon, straw. Medium thin body, low carbonation. Nothing special but easy to drink and refreshing.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 » 43


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50