Hoegaarden Original White Ale | Brouwerij van Hoegaarden

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Hoegaarden Original White AleHoegaarden Original White Ale

Brewed by:
Brouwerij van Hoegaarden

Style: Witbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.90%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by purplehops on 07-08-2001

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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.5

It's one of the hell out beer! It's taste is awesome, you'll never taste a beer like this, is tasty orange citric feel and his beautiful green color it only make it better. Better consumes very cool, or draft, in bottle it might be a little fuzzy cause the gas, it's a tradicionaly wite beer, go for yourself

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look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Tried this on tap in Belgium. Consistent with what we get in the USA. But I'm wanting more. I'm not going to ding this beer review because it's common. This beer is reliable.

A; As a wit beer should, big pillow, lasting, lacing head, translucent, sunny, straw body.
S: Offers up the witbier essentials. Sweet, small orange zest, spicy coriander and tangy Wheat. Big Cream of Wheat.
T: It's all there, following that reliable aroma. Between smell and taste, I give smell the edge.. Tame, with orange peel being the long note on top of creamy wheat seasoned with pepper and coriander. Balanced.
MF: too thin, well carbonated, feels a bit mass produced. Not memorable like better belgians.
Overall: Steady eddie. Peppery, spicey in the finish.

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Hoegaarden Original White Ale from Brouwerij van Hoegaarden
Beer rating: 3.78 out of 5 with 5,363 ratings