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Gist Bier | Brouwerij Haacht NV

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Brewed by:
Brouwerij Haacht NV
Belgium
primus.be

Style: Belgian Pale Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Rotating

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Added by smcolw on 08-16-2010

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4.05/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

Here is a beer that is reputed to only be available at a "Brasserie" directly across from the brouwereij. The reason is that it has such a short shelf life that it will only last 48 hours. Since this is the official Brew Store, this is available as long as the supply lasts.

Pours cloudy with a yellow color that has a touch of green to it. The head is modest, but it lasts and leaves decent ring lace as the beer is consumed.

This beer smells like the spent yeast from a brewery--not stale, but similar to freshly spilled beer.

There's a surprising hop presence I didn't detect in the smell. This lasts through the finish. There is a subtle exposure to the yeast flavors, despite the name Gist (meaning yeast). A very easy to drink beer.

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Gist Bier from Brouwerij Haacht NV
4.05 out of 5 based on 1 ratings.
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