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Hoegaarden Original White Ale - Brouwerij van Hoegaarden

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BA SCORE
85
very good

3,998 Ratings
THE BROS
82
good

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Ratings: 3,998
Reviews: 1,627
rAvg: 3.79
pDev: 14.78%
Wants: 68
Gots: 310 | 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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Auror

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

01-09-2013 11:10:40 | More by Auror
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tviz33

New York

3.94/5  rDev +4%

Poured from a 330 mL bottle in to weizen glass.

A- Pours a slightly hazy, pale yellow body with nearly three fingers worth of fluffy white head.

S- Orange and lemon mostly, with a good bit a spice. I'm drooling.

T- Taste is mostly orange amongst other citrus flavors, as well wheat with a faint spiciness.

M- Very light and crisp. Plenty of carbonation.

O- This is extremely clean and refreshing. I wish I was drinking this on a hot summer day, but I could drink this anytime for some refreshment.

01-09-2013 02:32:33 | More by tviz33
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beerbassist

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +5.5%

01-08-2013 04:24:23 | More by beerbassist
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AntLeatherface

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +5.5%

01-08-2013 03:47:14 | More by AntLeatherface
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Will12

Ontario (Canada)

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

01-08-2013 01:58:42 | More by Will12
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Dodt

Pennsylvania

3.23/5  rDev -14.8%

another one of the mix six beers i am going to review . a odd color reminds me of hazy pear or pineapple juice with a wispy head . a nice aroma of citrus and bananas. taste is typical to the style and is well balanced . it is a nice beer that for me would have been better on a warmer day . will have again.

01-07-2013 00:32:16 | More by Dodt
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Treyliff

West Virginia

3.93/5  rDev +3.7%

A- pours a bright and pale, hazy yellow color with a foamy medium white head that reduces to a thin layer floating on top, with some short-lasting lace

S- crisp wheat with coriander and tart lemon. Some pepper and pear, a bit of skunk.

T- slightly tart citrus fruits with a hint if coriander and clove, mid palate provides a wheat crispness which is slightly peppery. Finish is bone dry with a fruit and citrus linger.

M- light bodied, medium carbonation, thick and chewy mouthfeel with a foamy-yet-dry finish, high drinkability

O- this one is highly drinkable and well balanced, would make a great summer time option. Mouthfeel was almost perfect.

01-06-2013 22:46:13 | More by Treyliff
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TheGreatGodGeb


3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

01-06-2013 21:52:31 | More by TheGreatGodGeb
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chefduff2

Pennsylvania

2.5/5  rDev -34%

01-06-2013 00:42:35 | More by chefduff2
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AidanRich

Australia

3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

01-05-2013 08:25:31 | More by AidanRich
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mattyrubes

New York

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

01-05-2013 02:11:28 | More by mattyrubes
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afrothunder

New York

2.5/5  rDev -34%

01-05-2013 00:48:02 | More by afrothunder
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JDWEX1117

New York

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

01-04-2013 05:32:32 | More by JDWEX1117
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Fossilhunter

California

2.75/5  rDev -27.4%

01-03-2013 01:15:00 | More by Fossilhunter
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mikehillman

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

01-02-2013 01:34:25 | More by mikehillman
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jbcalc

New York

4/5  rDev +5.5%

01-01-2013 16:37:13 | More by jbcalc
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soonerlight

Oklahoma

3/5  rDev -20.8%

01-01-2013 15:14:35 | More by soonerlight
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soupieman

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -20.8%

01-01-2013 02:28:52 | More by soupieman
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Mxslms


3.6/5  rDev -5%

Drank from a bottle poured into a glass. Good appearance. A murky yellow color. Thick white head that lasted the entire drinking time. The smell is decent with a strong lemon and mild touch of banana. Mild carbonation with a smooth feel. Tastes like it smells. I agree with others that this would be a good ale to drop an orange slice in and drink on a hot summer day.

12-31-2012 22:16:27 | More by Mxslms
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plato

South Carolina

3/5  rDev -20.8%

12-31-2012 20:11:57 | More by plato
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boesesfleisch

California

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

12-31-2012 05:41:58 | More by boesesfleisch
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Dalmanfsu

Florida

4.25/5  rDev +12.1%

12-31-2012 04:00:49 | More by Dalmanfsu
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PhawkYu

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

12-31-2012 00:32:46 | More by PhawkYu
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justinm4bama

Alabama

3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

12-30-2012 20:55:49 | More by justinm4bama
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Glopez

California

4/5  rDev +5.5%

12-30-2012 20:45:18 | More by Glopez
Hoegaarden Original White Ale from Brouwerij van Hoegaarden
85 out of 100 based on 3,998 ratings.