Hoegaarden Original White Ale | Brouwerij van Hoegaarden

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86
very good
5,262 Ratings
THE BROS
82
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:
5,262
Reviews:
1,791
Avg:
3.83
pDev:
14.62%
 
 
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

On tap at Gingerman in NYC, served in a Hoegaarden hex glass.

Pour: Hazy yellow straw with a finger and a half white head.

Smell: Belgian yeast, clove, cardamom, lemon rind

Taste: Follows the nose with Belgian yeast, wheat sweetness, lemon, and lots of spice. Clove to the max. Almost too much in my opinion.

Mouthfeel: Really light and goes down smooth. Would say refreshing and very drinkable, but the spiciness makes this hard to drink quickly.

Overall: A good classic, but I prefer other wits

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Hoegaarden Original White Ale from Brouwerij van Hoegaarden
3.83 out of 5 based on 5,262 ratings.
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