Brewed by Haacht
Style: Belgian Ale
Boortmeerbeek, Belgium


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RATINGS: 283   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.14   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
A copper coloured beer with the aroma of honey. It has a full and smooth flavour and a soft, flowing aftertaste.

An authentic abbey ale
The age-old tradition of the White Canons of Tongerlo lives on in this officially recognised Belgian abbey ale.

Re-fermented in the bottle
Re-fermentation in the bottle gives the beer a more intense taste and aroma as well as a longer shelf life.

paulvanpelt's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
paulvanpelt (404) - Reusel, - JUL 30, 2013
Goudgeel, nevelig bier met minimale, witte schuimkraag. Aroma van gist, graan, citrus. Fris. Vooral bitter, zeer licht zoet en zuur. Licht tot medium body. Medium co2.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kanaclane (105) - - SEP 1, 2015
Nez: Miel, banane Bouche: Miel, banane, épicée Bière agréable avec une légère longueur en bouche sucrée mais de là à l’élire "meilleure bière du monde 2014"...

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
robinn93 (54) - Texas, USA - AUG 31, 2015
330ml bottle at home. Big foamy head and a dark golden color. Malty, honey-like taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
seynie (242) - Tienen, BELGIUM - AUG 29, 2015
Clear dark gold with a bubbly head that doesn’t last very long. Malty nose and taste, grass, walnut bitterness. Medium finish with the same and some mineral water. Nothing special

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Borup (8316) - Albertslund, DENMARK - AUG 15, 2015
Sample at KØ 15. Hazy amber colour with a white head. Aroma and flavour of spice, yeast, malt, caramel, fruit and notes of honey.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AssKicker (29) - FRANCE - AUG 14, 2015
Pétillance modérée, goût de malt dominant avec des notes de miel, de céréales et de banane avec une légère amertume en fin de bouche. Une bière correcte qui fait un peu penser à de la Leffe (en mieux).

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MichaelAwesome (5852) - Wanne-Eickel, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - AUG 11, 2015
Recht klassisches Belgian mit ordentlicher Hefe und einer gewissen Fluffigkeit. Dazu ein wenig Karamell, Vanille und ein Schuss an Champagner. Kann man mögen.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
McTapps (5853) - Ruhrcity, GERMANY - AUG 7, 2015
The beer has got a cloudy golden-strawy colour with a smooth body and steady head. Aroma of Belgian yeast and flowers. Taste of Belgian yeast, flowers, caramel, vanilla, metall and bread. Nothing special, but drinkable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
italianjohn (2528) - Penndel, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 6, 2015
Cloudy golden blonde pour with a thin white head ..... Aroma of fruity yeast (pears, apricot, Apple) and a bit grainy with some caramel malts ..... Taste is of grainy malts, sweet caramel malts, fruity yeast apples, pears and apricots .... Has some sweet character to it ... Finished dry and malty with some lingering fruit .... Nice flavorful blonde

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Werthergoethe (148) - Moscow, RUSSIA - JUL 19, 2015
Приятно& легко пьющеес& пиво, но, опять-же вкус и аромат очень сглажен& Ожидал большег&

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
TorbenJensen (828) - Valby, DENMARK - JUL 18, 2015
It has roughly persistent foam, and the promising scent of coriander and malt. Coriander in flavor, light acidity, light touch of wheat malts fresh grain taste and a malt sweetness that has a little bit of honey in the luggage. It is hopped in the light end of the scale, and it should also be, in order not to dominate the overall image which should be malt, cereal and sweetness.

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