Hoegaarden Original White Ale | Brouwerij van Hoegaarden

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86
very good
5,235 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:
5,235
Reviews:
1,779
Avg:
3.83
pDev:
14.62%
 
 
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172
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1,326
For Trade:
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Pours a cloudy pale yellow with almost a white tent with a huge foamy head that leaves lacing down a weizen glass as it disperses.

Smell is great. I get the yeast that has a smell of spice probably the coriander.

Taste is not much different than the smell. I get that spice with some wheat notes.

Mouthfeel is pretty decent. Has a good carbonation that really pleases.

Overall, a really good beer. I really like wheat beers and I know this is the style that many macros have found some success in. It is nice to see how one of the originals taste after having cut my teeth on this style with the macros attempts at it.

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Hoegaarden Original White Ale from Brouwerij van Hoegaarden
3.83 out of 5 based on 5,235 ratings.
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