Brewed by Van Den Bossche
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
St. Lievens-Esse/Herzele, Belgium


on tap

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RATINGS: 52   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.81   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DruncanVeasey (7203) - NUNEATON, Top 22, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - NOV 20, 2008
Crisp sharp yeasty snout with toasted sesame, hay, touches of orange. Wadworth Camrale and westmalle blond. Could be any color. Actually lagery amber, fine lacing white. Again sesame nutsiness, dab of oak, almost, honeyish malt, bread, light coriander,vanilla. Bit papery. Fruity, yeasty, living lager with a peppering of spice. Crisp and fine.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gunnfryd (10654) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAY 18, 2008
Bottle. Golden colour with an off-white head. Aroma is banana, citrus, spices. Flavour is banana, citrus, malt, spices: Medium body. Could be more, but still an OK beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Papsoe (25085) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 19, 2008
(Bottle 25 cl) Courtesy of yespr. Clear golden with a dense, off-white head leaving some laces. Weak fruity aroma and a whiff of yeast. Light body, some fruit notes and a short, dry finish. 040408

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
MiP (13608) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - APR 13, 2008
Bottle at ZBF08. Grainy, wheaty flavour, some yeast. A little sweet. Boring. Clear copper colour. Very small white head.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
KimJohansen (10349) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - APR 9, 2008
Clear golden with medium white head. Sweet yeasty aroma with coriander and fruity notes. Sweet flavor with corinder, yeast and orange peel notes. Ends dry.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
joergen (20861) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 9, 2008
Bottle. Clear amber coloured with a small white head. Aroma of malts, fruits and spices with notes of berries. Flavour of fruits and berries with notes of spices and hops. Hoppy finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (35088) - VestJylland, DENMARK - APR 1, 2008
Draught @ Zythos Bier Festival 2008, Sint Niklaas, Belgium. Clear light to light medium yellow orange color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, light hoppy, light yeasty. Flavor is moderate sweet and light to moderate bitter with a average duration. Body is light to medium, texture is watery, carbonation is soft. (010308)

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
FatPhil (9363) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - MAR 10, 2008
Bottle (ZBF2008) (sip)
Rich amber, small head. Good malty body, sweet, and with decent hops too. Refreshing and crisp for a sweet beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
yespr (31235) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAR 9, 2008
UPDATED: OCT 21, 2013 ZBF2008: From bottle. Pours clear and golden orange with a lacing white head. Mild spice aroma. Flavour is dry, spiced and with a smooth yeast note. Light lingering malt and spice finish.6-3-6-3-12

25 cL bottle as Den Hert. Pours clear and golden yellow with a small white head. Aroma is toasted malty and light fruity. Grassy and straw. Bitter and slight herbal. Dry and bitter, light conrish finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bart (2940) - Brussels, BELGIUM - NOV 12, 2007
Lght amber coloured beer with a lot of carbonation and an average white head. Sweet herby , fruity little amandel, like aroma. Medium palate. Finish is light bitter, herby. Very refreshing

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