Brewed by Van Eecke
Style: Specialty Grain
Poperinge-Watou, Belgium
Serve in Shaker, Tumbler


on tap


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RATINGS: 111   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.11/5   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
BlackHaddock (6344) - Shropshire, - MAY 10, 2012
December 2007, from BA: Brown 33cl bottle, best before? Not sure, so drank both the bottles I had, this review is a combination of those beers. Poured into a Corsendonk tulip glass it has a small white head that soon sinks down into a scummy looking wisp. The body of the beer is an orange cloudy, light amber colour, not very appetizing really. The aroma was of sweet and sour fruits, pineapple and citrus together, with the sweeter smells winning the battle. Fruit juice with a kick, strange mix of flavours, couldn’t pick a true taste comparison, not unpleasant though. Fairly thin in the mouth, plenty of life but something missing in action. Didn’t really know what to make of this beer, I enjoyed the first one more than the second, which is unusual for me, as i said earlier, something missing for me.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
thanatosti (1478) - Culemborg, NETHERLANDS - SEP 21, 2016
33 cl. bottle @ home, bought @ Mitra Gorinchem Golden with a white head. Fruity yeasty very Belgian aroma. Taste is medium sweet. Middle of the road beer but not badly brewed, just your average standard Belgian blonde.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Rubin77 (1033) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JUN 10, 2016
F: big, light off-white, average lasting. C: deep gold to light orange, hazy, non-transparent. A: malty, bready, orange, yeast, fruity, spicy, peach, floral, mango. T: malty, grassy, floral, hint of orange peels, spicy, peppery, yeasty, fruity, medium body, normal carbonation, light above average but not bad as well, 0,33l bottle from Spar in Poperinge.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
AndySnow (6723) - Huddinge, SWEDEN - MAY 25, 2016
How: Bottle.
Where: Pressklubben, Stockholm.
Appearance: Golden colour with a white head.
Aroma: Bread, caramel, malt, citrus, hay.
Body: Medium body and carbonation.
Flavour: Hops, malt, caramel, spices, bread, some alcohol.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
GSAP (693) - NETHERLANDS - APR 8, 2016
Tsja, saai blond bier, wat bitterzoet, aroma en smaak. Had ook wat kaas op wat de smaak niet ten goede komt. Weinig kraag. Smaak is wat alcohol achtig, meer dan een zweem van dat dikke weeïge.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
blackisle (2043) - IJburg, NETHERLANDS - DEC 31, 2015
Bottle 25cl. Clear pale amber, large frothy white to off-white head, half-way lasting, light lacing; fruity aroma, orange, tangerine, lemon, candy sugar, yeast; taste is fruity light heavy sweet, with average duration; light to medium body, oily texture, average carbonation, mild sweetbitter finish, light spicy notes; nothing special but drinkable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
DJoer (1180) - NETHERLANDS - DEC 27, 2015
Medium white head, golden coloured body, malty yeasts sweet sugary yeast smell, medium high carbonation yeasty medium bitter some herbs taste

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Kavu (4112) - Helsinki, FINLAND - DEC 8, 2015
A small taste from a friend (bottle) @ One Pint Pub. Pours clear golden with a medium head. Aroma is malts and belge yeast. Flavor is sweet malts, belge yeast, alcohol and hops. Decent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Luengus (48) - - NOV 20, 2015
Small frothy off-white diminishing head with cloudy dark yellow body. Average hay malt with light citrus hops and dough yeast. Medium oily body with soft carbonation and metallic finish. Average duration flavor moderately acidic and bitter. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
lokitje (163) - - NOV 14, 2015
golden bit clouded nice strong head aroma of hops and malt flavor very light.. citrus malty not a lot of bitterness would. be a. nice appetizer beer

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Hamirubi (566) - Waarschoot, BELGIUM - NOV 2, 2015
33cl bottle at my parents-in-law (1 XI 2015). A clear orange and brownish coloured brew with a swift and pearly head - while having a side glass with a cloudy brown residu liquid, with strong yeast flavours. The nose has firm malts and yeast features, and some undeniable cellar and dirt hints. The mouthfeel is somehow earthlike, and has a keen water feature and an omnipresent endive bitterness. The dirt accompanies the bitter ending.

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