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Brewed by Haacht
Style: Belgian Ale
Boortmeerbeek, Belgium

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RATINGS: 330   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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2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
mgajdaczewa (1673) - Katowice, - AUG 1, 2013
Belgijski półprodukt hipermarketowy. Nie ma co po takim cudów oczekiwać, ale za taką cenę (ok 6 zł) można w czasach kryzysu umiarkowanie smacznie się napić. Jasne, lekko ziołowe, mało wyraziste. Ujdzie.


3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Luneylane (36) - Taipei City, TAIWAN - SEP 1, 2016
A surprise discovery, along with its tripel cousin, at Welcome in Muzha. Drunk in time-honoured fashion at home. Aroma: predominantly yeasty. Appearance: clear, copper-coloured. A foamy pour; frothy, persistent head. medium-bodied, bitter and astringent. Taste: there’s a sweet element in there, but it doesn’t last. This is decent but not particularly memorable.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
jjsint (2326) - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - AUG 29, 2016
Keg tap at Bedford Brewhouse & Kitchen. Golden, clear with a small white head. Quite a lot of carbonation. Yeasty sugar candy aroma with a bit of citrus. Taste starts off a bit sharp but then mellows. There’s a metallic, astringent aftertaste and the body is quite thin. Has quite a few issues but OK overall I guess.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
angel77 (2414) - oviedo, SPAIN - AUG 14, 2016
Botella 33 cl de el c Inglés Oviedo tomada en junio 2003. (r328). Colección Fcpref 15..05..2004. 6vol cuerpo medio algo pastoso. Sabores maltosos algo tostados. Buena

1.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
BeverageGeek (11) - - AUG 12, 2016
Good lacing, pale yellow head with amber appearance. Aroma of banana, sweet malt. The taste is unexpected. Would recommend to my friends as it is too sweet.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
madnorwegian (148) - FRANCE - AUG 5, 2016
Decent but not great. Too sweet. A little bubble gummy. No bitterness to balance it out. Kind of disappointed.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
LazyPyro (567) - Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - JUN 26, 2016
330ml bottle. Hazy copper colour with a small white head. Aroma is bready, yeast, banana, light herb/spice. Taste is bready, banana, fruit, spice, wheat, bittersweet. Carbonation seems soft in the glass but stronger on the palate, pushes the flavours around nicely.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
abirres (60) - Salamanca, SPAIN - JUN 21, 2016
Aspecto: Espuma abundante de carácter jabonosa, porosa y retención media, de color dorado ámbar nebuloso y media.alta carbonatación. De cuerpo ligero Aroma: A miel y flores Sabor: En boca ligera carbonatación y poco amarga. Perfiles suaves frutales y cierta sequedad. Final ligeramente dulce

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
GuideDogSaint (1183) - Xiamen, CHINA - JUN 21, 2016
330ml bottle at Beer Station, Xiamen on 9 June. Pours golden orange with a white head. Aroma of Belgian yeast. Bittersweet finish. Standard Belgian ale

4.1
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
NateH10s (63) - Virginia, USA - JUN 1, 2016
33cl bottle in tulip glass chilled A: slightly hazy orange with fluffy white head A: caramel, bread, sweet banana almost cotton candy hint T: light-medium sweet, light bitter, no sour P: medium body, thin silky texture, lively carbonation, long smooth sweet malty goodness O: wonderful blond

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Lonick (1177) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 18, 2016
Bottle @Eurovision 2016 tasting. Pours golden thinnish white head. Nose is orange, banana and bread. Taste is more of the same but with a big bubblegum finish. Solid beer.


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