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Brewed by Timmermans (John Martin)
Style: Belgian White (Witbier)
Itterbeek, Belgium
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen

bottled
common

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available

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RATINGS: 348   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
There is no other beer like Timmermans Tradition Blanche Lambicus anywhere in the world because it is the only white lambic beer. By adding spices such as coriander and dried orange zest, a light, fruity beer is created. It is subtly spicy and deliberately made cloudy. Should ideally be drunk from an authentic stoneware pot.


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3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rubbishystuff (1954) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 16, 2012
Well, this won’t be too popular with hardcore sour fans as it doesn’t have alot of the deep funk and tastes a bit sweetend. But it was a freshing beer and not too bad overall. Standerd Witbier characteristics didn’t shine through very much. Serving: Bottle


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hermod (3888) - Vantaa, FINLAND - APR 23, 2015
375ml bottle. 15/07/16. Slightly cloudy , golden color, thin white head. Mild soury aroma, fruity, apples and sweetness. Flavor is more soda-like with apples, mild tartness, cidery . Refreshing. Summer brew. Thin.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerheart65 (1109) - Pori, FINLAND - APR 16, 2015
Cloudy pale yellow, thin head. Mildly sweet, coriander, wheat, orange peel, mildly peppery, slight sourness. Light, sweet and sour, bit fizzy, medium long finish with citrus fruityness. Light and refreshing, maybe bit too sweet but ok.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Woc (30) - BELGIUM - APR 14, 2015
Nice blanche but I still like Hoegaarden better :) It is a typical Timmermans with its slightly sour taste.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
thellgren (392) - Helsinki, FINLAND - APR 14, 2015
Small bottle @ Bier Central, Antwerp. Is this a witbier similar to lambic or lambic similar to witbier? Who cares, this is Belgium. When you are thirsty, this would be an excellent choice if it is available.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
k0mpsa (1540) - Järvenpää, FINLAND - APR 2, 2015
Bottle from prisma, järvenpää. Clear golden color, small white head. Aroma is yeasty, high co2, fruity notes. Taste is wheaty, yeasty, lemon but nice body.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
nilsas (2030) - Bryne, NORWAY - MAR 28, 2015

Lukt: Hvete og sitron.
Utseende: Lys gyllen farge.
Skum/kullsyre: Lite skum, ring langs kant.
Smak: Syrlig sitron, høy og hvete.
Hvor: Kjøpt@Vaaland, Bryne, Nydt@Lokal hjemme tasting hos Gorm
Medium: Flaske@375ml, ABV@4,5%, Når@28.03.2015

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Gorm (1605) - Sandnes, NORWAY - MAR 28, 2015
Lys gyllen farve med hvitt skum. Lukt av sitron, eple og korander. Smak av sitrus, eple og korander. Syrlig, fruktig og bittersøt. Vaaland.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Vighals (1695) - Sørumsand, NORWAY - MAR 27, 2015
Gulbrun klar med fingerhøyt hvitt skum. Lukter sitron og epler. Syrlig søt sitrussmak. Frisk. Lett. Mye kullsyre.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Gr0ve (2173) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAR 27, 2015
375 ml bottle. Crystal clear golden. Small white head. Sour nose. Not much that resembles a witbier. Appears more like a watered down lambic. Not bad, it is decent, but nothing special. A little dull, but a nice thirst quencher if a little acid is what you are looking for.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
WaW (17) - BELGIUM - MAR 20, 2015
On tap at La Becasse. The look is definitely like a blanche: white with a solid head. Very light acidity (missing the real lambic), more on the sweet side. Refreshing, but lacks complexitity.


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