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Brewed by Brouwerij Huyghe
Style: Fruit Beer
Melle, Belgium
Serve in Flute, Shaker

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RATINGS: 283   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.01/5   EST. CALORIES: 108   ABV: 3.6%
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Bottle.
Exotic beer brewed with Fairtrade organic bananas.
Was 4.8% then 4.5% abv.
Ingredients: Water, malts, wheat, bananas, yeast, hops, sugar.

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1.8
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
beermaris (238) - LATVIA - APR 25, 2015
Not really banana aroma, however can feel it rather good in taste. Cloudy appearance. Hard to feel it is a beer.

1.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
Maakun (4224) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAR 29, 2015
Bottle thanks to my nice friends. Clear golden with white head. Super strong chemical fake banana candies. Some sour lemon and sickly sweet malts. Seet and light sour with some chemical finish. Medium bodied. Disgusting.

1.1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
Syfher (338) - Brussels, BELGIUM - MAR 4, 2015
Bottle of 33cl, in the bottle; drinked @Brassicole 2015. Thats not a beer, just a drink with an awfull banana/syrup taste.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
thirstyrabbit (1773) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - FEB 27, 2015
Straight from the bottle. Sweet banana juice aroma, somewhat nostalgic to me. Sweet taste with bananas. Medium sweet, not cloying to me. I would even say its pretty refreshing when it is cooled. Its not beer but I will happily drink this.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
zvsn (1725) - ISRAEL - FEB 11, 2015
Bottle. Hazy yellow with a small head. Smell and taste of banana, candies, very sweet and cloying flavors. Light-bodied, syrupy and not pleasant.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Gurthnar (5161) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - FEB 9, 2015
Bottle from Seoul Plaza. Aroma, well bananas, faint beery hoppy notes. Taste also presents a strong banana flavouring, but not overwhelming. Sweetish candyish notes, not similar to classic weizeny banana, but rather similar to our classic Slovak candy banany v cokolade. The underlying beer is mostly lost in the banana. Overall no star, but as far as mass-market fruit flavoured low alcohol beers go, this stands far above average. Acceptable beer, would even drink again.

0.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
Mackeon (163) - - JAN 12, 2015
Dont miss this if you like bananas. If you like beer, drink something else. Sunny label, true, but god, this is pretty awful as a beer.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jjsint (2477) - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - JAN 3, 2015
Bottle from Anglia Wines, Ely. Pours light yellow, a little bit of white head. Aroma of overripe bananas, bubblegum. A bit bready/yeasty as well. Tastes extremely sweet. Nice enough beverage this, but it doesnt taste like beer. Worth trying though, if only for the tick.

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
g_georgiou (505) - CYPRUS - JAN 2, 2015
Clear yellow body with a large white head that holds for a while. Aroma is strong banana, sugar. Taste is heavy sweet, mainly tastes like a sweetened banana juice. Would prefer it a bit less sweet and with a bit of a bite to counteract the sweetness. Light body, watery, carbonation is soft.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
laiti (8137) - Helsinki, FINLAND - NOV 21, 2014
33 cl bottle (3,6%) @ home, BBE 12/2014
Aroma is actually rather...nice. Like an oversweet weizenbock with lots of banana esthers and sweet candy. Perhaps also some papery notes behind those. Flavour is rather...awful. Sweet fruit candy, some papery malt and sticky feeling that lingers after the sip. Not very beer-like, but not typical soda drink either. Quite close to some childrens oversweet artifically flavoured "lemonades".


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