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: 4.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Very drinkable beer. Poured from 11.2 oz bottle into glass. A nice golden cloudy appearance, with a large white head. Smells very bready. Very smooth mouthfeel, but doesn’t linger long. Very well balanced taste with points of light bitterness, sweetness, and a little sour in there as well. Overall a very enjoyable beer.

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330ml bottle poured into a pint glass.

Appearance is a hazy light yellow with a thick, billowy head. No lacing.

Smells of coriander and orange along with some bready yeast. There is also a slightly sour note to the smell.

The flavor starts off orangey with coriander following close behind. There is not much sourness in the flavor but the bready yeast is there. Mouthfeel is creamy and coats the mouth.

Overall, this is a decent beer but not the best wit out there. Pretty run of the mill.

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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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