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Trappist Westvleteren Blonde - Brouwerij Westvleteren (Sint-Sixtusabdij van Westvleteren)

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

669 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 669
Reviews: 405
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 9.84%
Wants: 375
Gots: 84 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Westvleteren (Sint-Sixtusabdij van Westvleteren) visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Belgian Pale Ale |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
(Green Cap)

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 03-23-2002)
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dmbfrat420beers

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4.47/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Pale, moderately hazy, straw color with a slight orange tinge. Moderately dense white head of small bubble. Very nice. Decent lacing on the glass. Aroma is crisp, slightly musty, with notes of lemon. Wheaty (not sure if this is made with wheat or not), yeasty, and citrusy flavor up front that gives way to grapefruit and an actually quite bitter, hoppy aftertaste that lingers nicely on the lips. Rich and complex. Big carbonation and body, and quite refreshing. Imminently drinkable.

Overall, a very nice example of a Belgian Pale – yeasty, hoppy, and flavorful. It’s difficult not to rave about this brewery.

Serving type: bottle

05-13-2007 07:22:26 | More by dmbfrat420beers
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O: Drank at In De Vred, Vleteren, Nov 27, 2013. I am loving this experience. Like a ride through farmers fields to get here. I had a plate of their cheese and bread with it.

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Trappist Westvleteren Blonde from Brouwerij Westvleteren (Sint-Sixtusabdij van Westvleteren)
95 out of 100 based on 669 ratings.