Fruit Défendu - or De Verboden Vrucht - is an iconic top-fermentation beer by the De Kluis brewery, which also produces Hoegaarden. Flavoured with coriander and Curaçao, in addition to fragrant hops, Fruit Défendu pours seductive mahogany releasing soft malts and spices.
The palate easily conceals its ABV of 9% with sweet honey and spicy malts.
The tasting closes with a delicious roundness and a soft, fgently warming alcohol character that together make Fruit Défendu so tempting.
Mahogany body, small tan head
Malty, jammy fruit, estery yeast
Malty, spicy, plummy fruit, spicy yeast