Hoegaarden Original White Ale | Brouwerij van Hoegaarden

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86
very good
5,248 Ratings
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good
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Hoegaarden Original White AleHoegaarden Original White Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Brouwerij van Hoegaarden
Belgium
hoegaarden.com

Style: Witbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.90%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by purplehops on 07-08-2001

BEER STATS
Ratings:
5,248
Reviews:
1,781
Avg:
3.83
pDev:
14.62%
 
 
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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

33 cl bottle poured into a Tumbler glass
App/ hazy golden colour with a white head (2 fingers)
S/ barley and a little bit of grass and spices, but not too strong
T/ malty taste with lemon, very refreshing
P/ medium/high body with medium carbonation. Aftertaste is not too much long but you have a nice refreshing feeling in mouth.
O/ well balanced, the touch of lemon adds personality. Classic.

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Hoegaarden Original White Ale from Brouwerij van Hoegaarden
3.83 out of 5 based on 5,248 ratings.
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