Brewed by Haacht
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Boortmeerbeek, Belgium


on tap

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RATINGS: 219   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.14/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
To underline the close link between the Charles Quint beers of the Haacht Brewery and the Ommegang of Brussel, a special brewage has been created for this occasion.

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fonefan (49997) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 15, 2012

Bottle 330ml.

Clear medium yellow colour with a average to large, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, white head. Aroma is moderate malty, wheat, lemon notes, moderate yeasty, fruity, yeast, coriander notes. IMO. Very witbeer like in the aroma and flavor. Flavour is moderate sweet and bitter with a long duration, fruity, spicy, yeasty. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20121019]

yespr (46522) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - AUG 20, 2012
75 cl bottle. Pours cloudy yellow with a huge white head. Aroma is frui, dry phenolic and spiced. Smooth fruity, crisp and slight citrusy. Bitter and slight citrusy nto a smooth finish.

Ungstrup (38139) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - AUG 20, 2012
Bottled. A golden beer with a lazing beige head. The The aroma has notes of straw and malt. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt and lemons, leading to a dry finish.

joergen (28704) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 21, 2012
Bottle at yespr. Hazy yellow coloured with a small white head. Fruity aroma of spices with notes of sulphur and ginger. Fruity flavour ofspices, sulphur and citrus peel. Spicy finish.

oh6gdx (26487) - Vasa, FINLAND - FEB 26, 2013
Bottled (thanks Papsoe!). Yellowish golden colour, small white head. Aroma is fruits, yeast, mild tart wood, some alcohol as well as some mild herbal notes. Flavour is fruits, yeast, caramel, alcohol and some mild resiny notes.

cgarvieuk (25222) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 16, 2012
Bottle at home .. golden amber ... soft salty yeasty nose ... soft zezt ... light salt ... light dry fruit ... quite dry herbal bitterness ... not workin for me

Papsoe (25061) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 20, 2012
Bottle 75 cl. Courtesy of yespr. Pours a hazy pale yellow with a white head. Dry and flowery hop aroma. Medium body, a dry fruitiness, subtle yeast and again these refined flowery hops. No real hoppiness. Quite sophisticated. 200812

Rasmus40 (21460) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - OCT 19, 2012
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Hazy yellow with a big and lasting white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, citrus and spicy. Flavor is medium sweet and moderate bitter. Dry and moderate bitter finish. 191012

fiulijn (20938) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 13, 2013
Corked bottle, courtesy of Jesper
Hazy blond color; quickly disappearing head. Spicy aroma; light rubber and light wheat too. Highly carbonated, with a very simplistic flavor, some malt, too much carbonation, some spices, light banana, high alcohol perception and low bitterness.

saxo (18959) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - APR 15, 2013
Bottle. Nice head with good duration. Color is yellow. Aroma and taste are grass, straw, hops, malt and fruits. Bitter grassy finish.

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