Fruit Défendu (Beer)
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Description · Fruit Défendu
- Color: Fruit Défendu has an almost opaque reddish brown. Its foam is abundant (even with a medium carbonation) and durable, it also can perceive the dregs of yeast that give very aesthetic brown spots, your body is medium and very murky.
- Smell: Intense aromas with fruity notes.
- Taste: The taste is strong and bitter, but with fruity notes. Its aftertaste is fairly good, slightly bitter and quite durable.
ABV: 8.5% Vol
TYPE OF BEER: Special
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Posted on 12/03/16 at 05.11
Le Fruit Defendu
This is Hoegaarden, a small village of Flemish Brabant, Belgium, was born the "white beer". Rich farmland and renowned for its culture of wheat and sugar beet, the region, in living memory, still experienced a brewing tradition. In 1985, the brewery was going to start exporting to the United States, when a disaster occurred: a fire destroyed the brewery. No bank agreed to pay the amount required to rebuild the brewery. Hoegaarden White of The future looked bleak. Finally, brewers of Stella-Artois offered their help in exchange for a stake in the company. This alliance allowed the reconstruction of the brewery in Hoegaarden and the resumption of production of the legendary white beer. Interbrew, world class brewery (Anheuser-Busch InBev today), took full charge of the brewery in 1987. Fruit Défendu beer has a brown color with red highlights topped with white foam and compact. The nose is powerful and reveals aromas of hops and spices. The mouth is rather round, fruity and complex and liberates coriander flavors.
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Posted on 10/07/13 at 16.02