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St. Bernardus Witbier | Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV

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Brewed by:
Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV

Style: Witbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by Jason on 01-06-2003

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look: 3.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A: puffy dome head on pour, fades to near nothing... pretty darn cloudy, moonlight yellow... meager lacing

S: heavy floral scent, heavy on coriander, not much else... mild undercurrent of cookie-dough-y wheat... overall quite pungent

T: up front - fairly bitter coriander seed - fades midway, giving way to the orange peel, then rises back up in the finish... the orange peel emerges past midway and lingers large in the aftertaste... solid, moist brioche wheat core... overall, excellent taste - bold, pungent, complex, shifting

M: fairly light-bodied, stays up front on the palate... dry, fleece-soft, quiet... late sourish bite/tang

O: quite fine overall... bold spicing... balanced enough, though it could use a touch more body and malt flavor... maybe a bit too sharp and dry

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look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

330ml Bottle from the Total Wine Palm Desert CA for $5

Appearance - Gold colour with a large size fizzy/frothy white head. There is an average amount of carbonation showing and there is some fair lacing. The head lasted for 3-4 minutes before it was gone.

Smell - Cloves, lemons, breads/grains

Taste & Mouth - There is an above average amount of carbonation and I can taste oranges, cloves and lemons. There is also some breads/grains and a bubblegum/banana flavour.

Overall - Pricey but an above average wit for sure. It has a perfect balance of flavours and a great mouthfeel.

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St. Bernardus Witbier from Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV
Beer rating: 4.16 out of 5 with 1,567 ratings
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