Hoegaarden Original White Ale | Brouwerij van Hoegaarden

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86
very good
5,248 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:
5,248
Reviews:
1,781
Avg:
3.83
pDev:
14.62%
 
 
Wants:
174
Gots:
1,336
For Trade:
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance - cloudy, hazy straw color with fluffy white head

smell - wheat, citrus, lemon peel, coriander, ginger

taste - lots of citrus upfront, lemon, limes, wheat, coriander, ginger

mouthfeel - refreshing, light, light bodied, light carbonation, good flavor on the finish on this

overall - solid representation of the style, refreshing for those summer days, recommended

Price Point - $8.59/6pk

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Starts with a decent head but it dies to a single layer of minute bubbles. Leaves some modest, streaky lace. Not as cloudy as most wits. Green-yellow color.

Classic wheat smell.

Spicy and peppery upfront flavor. Smooth feel but thin. I'm not a fan of wheats, but this one seems to fit the profile very well.

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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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