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Hoegaarden Original White Ale - Brouwerij van Hoegaarden

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BA SCORE
85
very good

3,898 Ratings
THE BROS
82
good

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Ratings: 3,898
Reviews: 1,620
rAvg: 3.79
pDev: 14.78%
Wants: 61
Gots: 265 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brouwerij van Hoegaarden visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Witbier |  4.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: purplehops on 07-08-2001)
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sethmeister

New Hampshire

4.13/5  rDev +9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Pours a hazy straw gold with an immense cloudbank of bright white foam.

Scent is lemon, banana, cloves, tangy yeast

Taste is lemon first, then bananas and spices (clove, pepper) then tangy yeast and wheat flavors. Finally a peppery finish, white pepper. Tangy sourness. A hint of orange peel bitterness.

Mouth is crisp and nicely carbonated with a pleasantly sour puckering finish.

Drinkability is excellent. Could drink this all day. Nice session beer.

This is a classic witbier and I never tire of it.

Serving type: bottle

05-23-2009 20:16:46 | More by sethmeister
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Hoegaarden Original White Ale from Brouwerij van Hoegaarden
85 out of 100 based on 3,898 ratings.