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Brewed by Haacht
Style: Belgian Ale
Boortmeerbeek, Belgium

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RATINGS: 318   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.16/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.


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3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
paulvanpelt (472) - 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.


3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Icedwarf (1104) - Etten-Leur, NETHERLANDS - APR 23, 2016
Helder donkergeel bier met weinig schuim. Smaak is licht zoet, bitter hoppig en kruidig met iets van vanille en banaan. Smaak blijft redelijk lang hangen.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
PriorL (3042) - Gent, BELGIUM - APR 21, 2016
APPEARANCE: clear blond beer, small stable white head. NOSE: wheat, fruity, sugary. TASTE: wheat, fruity, sugary

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
LeWorm (34) - FRANCE - APR 5, 2016
Nez d’orange et de banane. Goût de bière ambrée. Alcool présent mais doux. Palais agréable

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
allmyvinyl (8682) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 19, 2016
Bottle thanks to Ashton McCobb. Pours hazy pale gold with a thin white head, near-flat. Aromas of banana, candied orange, light spice. Taste is bready, light white pepper, dry finish. Faintest prickle of carbonation helps.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AshtonMcCobb (4831) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 19, 2016
Sample bottle from Dunns. Appearance - golden with steady bubbles. The head disappears very quickly for this style. Nose - banana and candied orange. Taste - tangy orange and light spice, maybe white pepper. Palate - close to medium bodied with a tangy texture and a long dry tangy texture. Overall - this totally grew on me.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Powerage71 (14) - SPAIN - MAR 19, 2016
Una cerveza suave pese a su graduación, no deja mucho sabor en boca. En mi opinión aprueba muy justo.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kaser (5113) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 18, 2016
Golden pour from draft at fountainhead. Tons of sticky white head. A lil bubblegum and much spice. Not bad but wouldn’t seek this out again

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Manslow (969) - Warsaw, POLAND - MAR 13, 2016
Butelka 0,33l pite w domu. Kolor miedziany z ładną pianą, niestety szybko znikającą, aromat bananowy z drożdżami. W smaku podobnie dochodzą owocowe posmaki. Mocno nagazowane.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
nathanvc (166) - Brugge, BELGIUM - MAR 12, 2016
Pours dark golden to amber with a minimal white head. The aroma contains malts, hops, hay, spices, honey and fruits. Tastes medium sweet, balanced by a rather short light bitter, hoppy finish. Medium to light body, thin to oily texture. Soft carbonation. Nice drink.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
alusdievs (35) - LATVIA - MAR 4, 2016
Cereal honey aroma. From 0,33 bottle. Golden colour. With rocky head. Fizzy carbonation.


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