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Hoegaarden Original White Ale - Brouwerij van Hoegaarden

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BA SCORE
85
very good

4,010 Ratings
THE BROS
82
good

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Ratings: 4,010
Reviews: 1,627
rAvg: 3.79
pDev: 14.78%
Wants: 69
Gots: 322 | 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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Ratings: 4,010 | Reviews: 1,627 | Display Reviews Only:
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ssimpson89

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

12-28-2012 01:17:46 | More by ssimpson89
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HANGOVER


3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

12-27-2012 23:38:14 | More by HANGOVER
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srw

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

12-27-2012 03:43:08 | More by srw
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whatyousay

New York

4.75/5  rDev +25.3%

12-26-2012 17:32:30 | More by whatyousay
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bestadler

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +18.7%

12-26-2012 03:57:23 | More by bestadler
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BaconManic

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -14.2%

12-24-2012 23:59:26 | More by BaconManic
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NickThePyro

Washington

3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

12-24-2012 04:19:45 | More by NickThePyro
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EvanWilliams

Illinois

4/5  rDev +5.5%

12-23-2012 06:30:50 | More by EvanWilliams
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edzo22

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +5.5%

12-22-2012 17:09:25 | More by edzo22
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420drinker

Georgia

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

12-22-2012 01:21:24 | More by 420drinker
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jco3rd

California

4.25/5  rDev +12.1%

12-21-2012 23:32:50 | More by jco3rd
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dog-ear


3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

12-21-2012 06:12:07 | More by dog-ear
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Hopheadjeffery

Illinois

5/5  rDev +31.9%

12-21-2012 01:51:31 | More by Hopheadjeffery
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HavasuDG

Arizona

3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

12-20-2012 05:08:13 | More by HavasuDG
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Lukass

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +12.1%

12-20-2012 03:18:24 | More by Lukass
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NilocRellim

Minnesota

3.45/5  rDev -9%

Poured from the tap.

This beer is a cloudy, yellow/light gold colour, with a very white head. The smell is very sweet and fruity, with a hint of malt. The taste is similar to the smell... sweet, fruity, light and not too carbonated. Very nice drink-ability, especially with a meal.

Would I buy it again? Yes.

12-19-2012 04:22:57 | More by NilocRellim
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bshiban

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

12-17-2012 23:46:33 | More by bshiban
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EthansBeer


4.5/5  rDev +18.7%

12-17-2012 06:44:06 | More by EthansBeer
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BRD14

Illinois

2.5/5  rDev -34%

12-16-2012 18:39:51 | More by BRD14
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soulliard

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +5.5%

12-16-2012 15:24:38 | More by soulliard
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stoney1031

Texas

3/5  rDev -20.8%

12-15-2012 19:48:18 | More by stoney1031
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IPA35

Netherlands

3.88/5  rDev +2.4%

A 33cl can from a sampler box. Poured in a chalice (I know, I know).
Drinking this fridge cold.

A pale yellowish, hazy beer with a white head. Bad retention (because of the glass).

Smells like a wheatbeer that is for certain. Less intense than a German hefeweizen though. Still, wheat, some citrus and a tiny hint of spices.

Tastes pleasant. A nice fruity, hoppy flavour with a nice light grainy malt (wheat) profile.
Not a flavourbomb of course but that's not the purpose of this beer.

Nicely carbonated and it has a thin to medium mouthfeel.

This is a true summer's beer. At the moment it is not summer but it is nice regardless. Would love to have this ice cold on a terrace outside when it is really hot though.

12-15-2012 19:43:45 | More by IPA35
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HerrDave

Tennessee

4.75/5  rDev +25.3%

12-15-2012 18:49:11 | More by HerrDave
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italynstallyn44

New Jersey

4.75/5  rDev +25.3%

12-15-2012 02:19:38 | More by italynstallyn44
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j-rod18

North Dakota

4.25/5  rDev +12.1%

12-13-2012 19:32:15 | More by j-rod18
Hoegaarden Original White Ale from Brouwerij van Hoegaarden
85 out of 100 based on 4,010 ratings.