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St. Bernardus Witbier - Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

1,121 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 1,121
Reviews: 595
rAvg: 4.17
pDev: 11.03%
Wants: 196
Gots: 44 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Witbier |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Jason on 01-06-2003)
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Das_Reh

Florida

4.53/5  rDev +8.6%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

poured from a 12 oz bottle into a weizen glass

A = very dense and cloudy; an opaque, milky yellow beer with a thick fluffy white crown

S = typical wit aromas of citrus, coriander, wheaty and yeasty, albeit a bit subdued... perhaps I'm drinking it too cold?

T = Tangy and wheaty, the coriander isn't as pronounced as I was expecting, very citrusy with a lemony tartness. This beer is subtle, and one I'll have to try again and savor as I don't think I allowed myself to -really- enjoy the nuances in this brew.

M = creamy and soft, perfect carbonation

O = One of the best beers I've ever had, but too expensive to enjoy often.

Serving type: bottle

11-01-2013 08:12:23 | More by Das_Reh
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St. Bernardus Witbier from Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV
93 out of 100 based on 1,121 ratings.