Blanche De Chambly | Unibroue

Blanche De ChamblyBlanche De Chambly
BA SCORE
73.6%
Liked This Beer
3.89 w/ 2,423 ratings
Blanche De ChamblyBlanche De Chambly
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Unibroue
Quebec, Canada
unibroue.com

Style: Witbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 06-29-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#6,970
Reviews:
1,049
Ratings:
2,423
Liked:
1,784
Avg:
3.89/5
pDev:
11.57%
Alströms:
4.03
 
 
Wants:
124
Gots:
371
Trade:
1
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look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

I poured this into a goblet and noticed the thick head that formed and the golden straw color of the ale. On the nose this beer is very fruity/citrus-like in aroma which is to be expected of a beer of this style, but it had a crispness to it that was most appealing. On the first taste it was again what one would expect from a witbier..citrusy..especially to me a tangrine-like essence that was most refreshing. This beer is smooth, velvety smooth likely due to the 5% ABV, but I think also to the excellence of the brewing...just very well crafted. The best of the Unibroue range....perhaps not, but it is still an excellent brew that anyone would enjoy on a warm late spring day. As a session beer this would be one of my top choices..easy drinking, full of flavor, and high enough of an abv to have character but not so high as to be obnoxious after a few glasses.

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A-Straw colored, like most Belgians with nothing special

S-Smell was fruity and very enticing, easy on the nose.

T-Taste was fruity as well with a hint of orange and apples, maybe some lemon in there.

MF- Probably the best part of the beer was the smoothness. A very easy drinking beer that i could see myself drinking perhaps at the beach.

O- It's a great beer, but not the best by unibroue.

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Blanche De Chambly from Unibroue
Beer rating: 73.6% out of 100 with 2,423 ratings
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