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Brewed by Brouwerij Van Steenberge
Style: Witbier
Ertvelde, Belgium
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen

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RATINGS: 479   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Unfiltered in bottle and keg.
Pierre Celis created the original Hoegaarden beer in the early 1960’s. Interbrew-Labatt bought the brand and the brewery in the 1980's. Pierre Celis formed a new brewery in Austin Texas, brewing the same beer but under the brand name Celis White. Miller bought the Celis brewery and the Celis White brand-name in 1996. The brewery closed in 2000. In late 2002 Michigan Brewing bought the Celis White brand from Miller. Brouwerij Van Steenberge is now brewing the original Pierre Celis White under the brand-name Celis White in Europe and Ertveld's Wit in North America.

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nathanvc (635) - Brugge, BELGIUM - JUN 20, 2017
At ’t Oud Clooster, Ghent. Pours clear pale yellow with a lasting, foamy, white head. The aroma contains wheat, yeast, banana, spices and citrus. It tastes light sweet, light sour and light spicy bitter. Medium to light body, watery texture, fizzy carbonation. Not overwhelming in any aspect, but nice enough and quenching.

3.8
Erzengel (9334) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - JUN 10, 2017
Smooth fresh mild beginning. Lots of fresh herbs with apricots. Great fresh and highly drinkable, lots of yeasty smooth herbs. Great fresh dry fruity aftertaste. Great Wit!!

3.2
PeatyPete (1106) - NETHERLANDS - JUN 2, 2017
Pale yellow color with white head. Aroma is spicy and a little hint of cheese. Taste of a Light Belgian white. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
MetalMurphy (760) - Budapest, HUNGARY - MAY 7, 2017
tap @ belgian pub (krakkow) amber colour, medium body, average carbonated, bit fruity, citrus, flowery, bready, yeasty, typically wheat notes, nice one

3.1
Korcz (3389) - Warsaw, POLAND - MAY 3, 2017
Delikatna siarka w aromacie. Mocno kolendrowy, trochę pomarańczy, wodnisty, lekki, smaczny.

3.7
AshtonMcCobb (6844) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 20, 2017
On keg at Six Degrees North, Edinburgh. Appearance - hazy golden with a decent head and a slight haze. Nose - creamy banana and geraniums. Chantilly cream. Taste - candied orange and cream. Cremola foam. Palate - light bodied with a creamy texture and a long elegant creamy finish. Overall - like a wit, me! And this is authentic.

2.8
Maits (560) - ESTONIA - APR 12, 2017
Hazy dark golden beer with small white head. Aroma is floral, citrus. Taste is medium sour and wheat, maybe little watery. Medium body. Descent witbier.

3
melush (4414) - SPAIN - APR 1, 2017
33cl Bottle @ LaBIRRAtorium, Madrid, Spain. Hazy pale golden colour with a thick white head. Aroma is citrus, yeast, wheat, spices. Taste follows the aroma. Medium to light body, moderate carbonation.

2.8
jjsint (3428) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - MAR 27, 2017
Draught at Brālis alus krogs, Rīga. Witbier yellow, cloudy. You know what you’re getting. Small white head which leaves a surprising amount of lacing. Ground coriander and mothballs dominate the artificial but not altogether unpleasant aroma. Sweet taste with a lemony posset note. Just that little bit sickly to make 500ml hard going. Medium to long sour/sweet finish. More stale spice cupboard coriander with lemon curd. This is a no from me.

3
jacobarts (228) - Aarhus, DENMARK - MAR 16, 2017
Bottle. hazy pale yellow with small thin white head. Aroma very similar to hoegaarden: some sourness, floral and perfume. I find taste a bit weak. wheat, sparkling water. Lots of carbonation. Watery texture and feel.


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