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RATINGS: 77   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 243   ABV: 8.1%
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Vas Deferens Ale is a Belgian-style ale with a unique twist incorporating a little snip of this and a little snip of that. This is an extremely rare release, as this ale is not meant to reproduce. 8.1% abv Belgian-Style Strong Ale brewed with blood orange zest, orange bitters, and dark Belgian candi sugar

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Damico (2452) - Royersford, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 27, 2013
Previous notes...Pours dark amber in color and brings aroma of light sweet orange notes. The body is light and malty with some hints of orange and Belgian yeast.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
markextrae (878) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 12, 2014
bottle bought in the netherlands. imported by a new beer company?? anyway... poured some kind of a deep amber colour with a white head. malts, caramel, figs, zest, fresh caramel soaked fruits, some orange but not overwelming. weird...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
tricksta_p (886) - Steenwijk, NETHERLANDS - JUL 7, 2014
Aroma of malts, caramel, molasses, (blood) orange, brown sugar, hints of chocolate. Flavour is sweet caramel, sugary sweetness. Decent Belgian Strong Ale, I wish the orange flavours were a bit more pronounced.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DandyWolfFloyd (641) - Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 27, 2014
With such a bizarre name and subject matter I had to try it. Itís not really all that great. Aroma - caramelized sugar, somewhat figgy, some citrus Appearance - Reddish brown body; opaque liquid; 1" off white head that crashes fast Taste - rich taste, complex ~ nearly confusing; there is a sweet, hopped, and caramelized mix all at once. Palate - body is medium; texture is light slickness; the carbonation is average; the finish is of a caramelized sugar and awkward sweetness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Maverick34 (2163) - New York, USA - FEB 23, 2014
Bottled. Poured a dark brown with white head. Sweet brown malts molasses and mild spice and zesr.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sregnar35 (952) - Rotterdam, New York, USA - FEB 12, 2014
Pours reddish black with no real head. Atoms is sweet cherries and fruity yeast. Flavor is tart fruit and molasses. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
travita (3845) - Frisco, Texas, USA - NOV 18, 2013
Bottle thanks to somebody, rating from my backlog. The smell is grains, caramel, fruits. The look is clear, reddish brown in color, and has a beige colored head. The taste is sweet, caramel, and fruits.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ABUSEDGOAT (2323) - California, USA - OCT 20, 2013
Dark red color, moderate head, some lace/retention. Aroma is yeast, dark sugar, light orange. Medium to full body, decent but strangely name.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
legion242 (2143) - Richardson, Texas, USA - OCT 10, 2013
Poured a deep brown with a small whispy head. Nose of faint orange. Not much orange in the mouth, but a pleasant dubbel quality.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Hopswagger (196) - South Carolina, USA - OCT 4, 2013
P: Pours a dark mahogany body with khaki froth that settles to a solid mini cap. Spotted lacing. S: Sweet and roasty dark malt aroma with cocoa, candy sugar, coffee, vanilla, clove, oak, figs, prunes. Overall smell is stale sweetness. T/M: Starts of with syrupy sweetness of chocolate, dark fruits and then the bitter orange arrives that I missed in the nose followed by the roar of a spicy citrus liqueur. Caramel, belgian yeast and dark bread. Medium body with a small amount of carbonation. Finishes chalky with lingering coffee and orange bitters. O: This really reminds me more of a watered down milk stout with bitter citrus added. Personally I donít like the orange addition. Not a huge fan if this but it was decent.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AirForceHops (2953) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - SEP 29, 2013
22 oz. bottle from Oliverís Beverage Center, Albany, NY. Nice deep mahogany color thin a tan head that retained well. Served at cellar temperature. Nose is chocolate, burnt sugar, cardamom spice and a very light citrus aroma. Tastes of candi sugar, orange peel, Belgian yeast and strong caramel flavors. Medium in body with light creamy, dry texture (if that makes sense). Overall decent and different.

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