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:
1,793
Avg:
3.84
pDev:
14.58%
 
 
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174
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1,358
For Trade:
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3.56/5  rDev -7.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pour has a significant fluffy head. Very white head provides decent lace.

Nose of coriander and yeast, slight malt, smell of cream or half and half.

Light flavor profile. Slight malts, coriander, hint of cinammon. Snappy finish wraps it up nicely. A refreshing wit, but on the understated side.

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3/5  rDev -21.9%

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4/5  rDev +4.2%

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3/5  rDev -21.9%

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3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

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4.5/5  rDev +17.2%

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4/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Bottle poured into a chalice at the Front Door, Boise ID.

A: Very light yellow/straw with apparent haze, decent carbonation and a soapy white head.

S: Malty and bready sweetness, banana and lemon zest, dextrose sweetness and hints of spices, pepper and coriander.

T: Banana, fresh banana nut bread, walnuts, black pepper, lemon peel, malty sweetness, wheat, clove, coriander.

MF: Light to medium body, smooth and clean, soft with the bottle conditioning.

O: Refreshing and enjoyable, I could see drinking this beer once a day during the summer months. Recommended.

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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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