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Brewed by t Hofbrouwerijke
Style: Spice/Herb/Vegetable
Beerzel, Belgium

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RATINGS: 36   MEAN: 3.36/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.27   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Brewed on demand for one of Belgiums' best-stocked wholesalers, Willems in Grobbendonk.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (35959) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 17, 2008
Bottle 33cl. @ TFODRBSG 2008, Ulfborg, Denmark
Light unclear light to medium yellow orange color with a large, frothy, good lacing, mostly diminishing, white to off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, spicy. Flavor is moderate to light light heavy sweet and light to light moderate bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. (230808)

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Wim (2875) - Weelde, BELGIUM - JUL 19, 2009
gold blond coloured sparkling body with lot of yeast particels and a white head a yeasty spicy fruity aroma a yeasty spicy fruity sweet taste with a nice alcholic sweet bitter finish

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Christian (11274) - Odense, DENMARK - JUL 26, 2009
Hazy orange with a bubbly, lasting white head. Aroma of citrus and spices including cinnamon. Dry and spicy flavour. Complex but very cloying spice.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
oh6gdx (20902) - Vasa, FINLAND - FEB 12, 2008
Bottled. Hazy nutbrown colour with small white head. Aroma is caramelly, malty and some spices, cookies and sugaryness. Flavour is caramel, sweetness and some mild breadyness. Aftertaste is spices as well as flowery bitterness.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Papsoe (25083) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 11, 2008
(Bottle 33 cl) Courtesy of plovmand. Hazy amber golden with floating impurities and a tall and rough head that unfortunately dissipates rather quickly. Spicy nose - some ginger? - and sweet fruits. Quite rich in the body with sweetish caramel, fruit and again spices. Somewhat astringently bitter finish. 230808

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joergen (21497) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - DEC 4, 2008
Bottle. Hazy golden coloured with a medium sized white head. Fruity and spicy aroma of yeast with notes of honey. Fruity flavour of honey, yeast and spices with notes of alcohol and earth. Warming alcoholic finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (29828) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - DEC 8, 2008
Bottled. An unclear golden beer with an off-white head. The aroma is sweet with notes of dusty hops and fruit. The flavor is sweet malty with notes of over ripe fruits and dusty hops.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Jukkabro (3484) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUL 15, 2009
Brown yellow colored with murky appearance, vanishing yellow head. Lively carbonation. Lemony and caramelly aroma with nice touch of licorice, spiciness and some grainy note also present. Medium bodied. Flavor is also interesting with same licorice dominating, grains, lemon and some exotic fruits too, aftertaste turns to yeasty with some hops. Interesting brew.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bart (2939) - Brussels, BELGIUM - JUL 20, 2009
Light amber coloured beer with an average but diminishing white head. Rather yeasty aroma with a short herby and fruity touch. Full palate. Finish is bitter yeasty touched with a slight alcoholic vanilla hint. Overall a nice beer.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
MoritzF (8590) - Bochum, GERMANY - APR 7, 2009
(33cl bottle, as Hofgrobberke 2007, Lentebier, 8.0% abv) Cloudy, orange colour with yeast flakes swimming around and a short white layer. Sweet bready malty aroma with strong spicy notes of ginger and pepper. Moderately sweet flavour, medium bodied, slightly fizzy carbonation. Malt-accented base yeasty and light-fruity taste with spices getting stronger towards the sweet and bready, also pretty alcoholic finish with shades of herbal hops. Imo not particularly rounded and a bit too spicy (07.IV.09).


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