overall
53
72
style

bottled
available

on tap
unknown

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 345   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25/5   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Revival of one of Antwerp’s original historical Ale, that dates back to the 17th century, brewed as local style by dozens of breweries and disappeared during WWI. Brewed with Buckwheat, oats, wheat and barley, Belgian hops and the retrieved historical ale. Bottled unfiltered after a 7 week aging and maturation, with a second fermentation in the bottle. Winner of Gold Medal/ title World’s Best at World Beer Cup 2012, World Beer Cup 2013-2014-2015, Global Craft Beer Awards 2014 and Brussels Beer Challenge 2015.

A tick is a star rating
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5


xpedite's rating

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
xpedite (15) - Borsbeek, - JUN 25, 2013
This beer is marketed pretty intensive in Belgium,and with the story behind it,I was expecting something decent. However, the dissapointment was shocking ( ok, maybe a little exagerated). I really did not like the combination of the doughy;very sweet taste together with the sourness. However,in due time I will try it again and update the review.


3
janubio (923) - SPAIN - NOV 18, 2017
UPDATED: NOV 18, 2017 Golden colour, medium head, short retention, no head at all after a while. Small lace. Aroma of cloves, banana, fruits. Medium body, creamy texture, normal carbonation. Taste of cloves, banana, citric notes, banana. Good, drinkable, but not great.

3.6
MrW (740) - Mechelen, BELGIUM - NOV 13, 2017
Bottle 33cl at Lars'. Aroma of honey, grain, spices. Poured yellow blond, white fading head. Taste is grain, malty. Ok.

2.9
Mpuntmuts (271) - NETHERLANDS - NOV 12, 2017
Hazy yellow pour with a big white head. Smell of yeast, musty basement, banana peel and herbs(Coriander?). Taste of the yeast is prominently present, the mix of the malts cause it to feel a bit messy I think. Thin to medium bodied and medium carbo. Out of balance in my opinion, needs work.

2.6
PJef (7) - - OCT 31, 2017 does not count
Met Pje Dakhuus 31/10/2017 Seef of Seefbier is de naam van een historische streekbier van de stad Antwerpen. De Antwerpse Brouw Compagnie heeft het in 2012 opnieuw op de markt gebracht. Het is een troebel blond bier met een kruidige smaak. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.8
DrNosha (2719) - Württemberg, Germany, GERMANY - OCT 2, 2017
330ml Flasche. Schönes gelbes Bier, fester Schaum. Vollmundiger Duft und Geschmack.

2.8
evrimoztamur (1) - NETHERLANDS - SEP 30, 2017 does not count
Medium body, creamy, almost flat; poured with a 2-3 cm head and it went down almost immediately after. Although it seems like a Belgian blond, it almost feels like a German weißbier. Bottle art was the reason I got it, but can't say I'm impressed.

3.4
remALUS (431) - Kaunas, LITHUANIA - SEP 18, 2017
Bottle: 330 ml, Price: 1,49eur
Geras skonis, bet kaina didoka..

2.9
JaKeAFC (1283) - ITALY - AUG 29, 2017
Bottle at kulminator, antwerp. quite old, maybe 2015, bbd 24/12/2016. milky yellow color, fruit r white head that fades soon. Aroma is grainy, a bit malty, vaguely fruity, lots of yeast and starch. There are some herbal/groot and citrus notes. Taste light sweet, salty, light to medium body, strong carbonation, dry finish, yeasty, noticeable alcohol. Not really that good but local and our of the ordinary, it was a must to me. I think this one would be better very young.

3.6
Piepenhenrich (1230) - Steinbach, GERMANY - AUG 26, 2017
Decent Belgian Blonde, yet hard to stand out from the masses. Not particularly special.

3.6
dimeon (467) - Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA - AUG 23, 2017
A: Slightly cloudy dark straw with a substantial white head. N: Sweet malts, spicy T: The sweetness and spiciness continue supported by some summer fruits. P: Medium O: Very drinkable Belgian blonde


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 » 35
A tick is a star rating
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5