Hoegaarden Original White Ale | Brouwerij van Hoegaarden

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86
very good
5,276 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:
5,276
Reviews:
1,795
Avg:
3.84
pDev:
14.58%
 
 
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look: 5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

YUM!

The strength here more than any other brew I've ever had us in its texture. It's just creamy and delicious with a wonderful cloudy appearance, richly smooth and subtle flavors of zest and corriander, and a refreshing light aroma to match. Great for any occasion.

There are stronger more bold witbiers but this one serves as being generally strong in every category, and would be an excellent step for anybody who isn't looking for intensity but who would like to find something more interesting and more satisfying than the mass produced water beers.

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Pours a hazy pale gold, with a huge, frothy head. There are notes of orange and coriander in the nose, but they are relatively reserved. The taste is mild wheat malt, with hints of citrus and spice. Easy on the palate and supremely drinkable. This one is a classic. It may not be the boldest witbier, but it is easy one of the most drinkable.

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Hoegaarden Original White Ale from Brouwerij van Hoegaarden
3.84 out of 5 based on 5,276 ratings.
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