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RATINGS: 1331   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2/5   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
Ochre coloured top fermented Abbey Beer with an abv of 6.7%. The use of Gatinais barley combined with carefully selected hops creates a perfectly balanced, relatively light tasting beer with a fruity malty taste.

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   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Scottrf (105) - Bedfordshire, - FEB 23, 2012
Clear brown amber, lasting head. Fruity champagne like aroma, banana. Sharp, clean, alcohol taste. Thin, and fizzy. Alcohol is a bit overpowering, spoils it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
PanMarek (221) - Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 26, 2016
Pale golden clear pour with thick, white foam. Ester yeast in the nose with some sweetness from citrus hops and hay malt. Hops dominate the taste with a crisp, bitter finish. Medium body, with active fizz and some slickness. I preferred it slightly cold rather than room temperature.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
desolat (26) - ChongQing, CHINA - AUG 22, 2016
AROMA-Medium malt, bread, biscuit. Light candy sweet. Light spicy. Medium fruity ester, banana, peach. APPEARANCE-Deep gold. Very Clear. FLAVOR-Medium sweetness from start to aftertaste, bready, candy. Fruity ester flavor, most banna, light peach. Hop bitterness is low. Balance is sweet. Finishi is light sweet. Aftertaset is sweetness and fruity, light solvent feeling but not bad. MOUTHFEEL-Medium body. Medium carbonation. OVERALL-A pleasant belgian blond with enough body and flavor.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Scrumpy369 (441) - Budapest, HUNGARY - AUG 20, 2016
Bottle at Lelle. Golden colour good golden head. Nose is slight sourness. Taste is grainy little bit sour. Like a worse edition of a Leffe.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
calern (8) - - AUG 18, 2016 does not count
golden, clear, frothy white foam, basement aromas, light sweetness, medium body,

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Demens (219) - Budapest, HUNGARY - AUG 18, 2016
0,33l bottle. Cloudy golden colour with slowly shrinking big white head. Aroma: Basement aromas and an overall yeasty caracter shows from the glass with hiding notes of corn and sugar syrup. Taste: Very sweet start and mouthfeel but I feel It’s an artifical sweetness. Has some light, hiding bitter and sour caracter too. Not bad but the artifical sweetness make no sense to me and unbalances this beer. Light/medium body with average carbonation. Long sour finish. Not that good at all.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jgb9348 (5610) - Arlington (Pentagon City), Virginia, USA - AUG 17, 2016
Clear golden coloured body with a thinnish tan head. Aroma of yeast, coriander seed, curacao, full oranges and a bit of hay - nice. Light to Medium-bodied; Strong rich flavour of the malt, honey, grass, curacao and a bit of the grain. Aftertaste shows a lot of sweetness from the honey, oranges and a good deal of yeast throughout with some bread and grain noticeable still. Overall, a nice and rich beer that shows the belgian characheristics without being too mild throughout. Sadly, after seeing this and passing it by (probably sampling it as well without rating it), I’m sampling this 33 cL bottle purchased from Magasin Tiahura (Convenience Store) in Moorea, French Polynesia on 17-August-2016 for 320 XPF (CFP) sampled at my hotel here in French Polynesia a few minutes later on 17-August-2016.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
b0071d (11) - Iowa, USA - AUG 17, 2016
Wonderful golden color packed with lots of flavor. Nice blend of fruit flavors with just a touch of sweetness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Mishnok (72) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - AUG 15, 2016
500ml glass at restaurant in France. Assume it was from keg. Nice gold colour with good white head. Appealing to look at. Aromas of citrus and yeasts which carry through to the flavour. Decent enough beer to have with a meal or as s refreshment on a summer's day, but not Grimbergen's best offering. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
mice (782) - FINLAND - AUG 11, 2016
Suoraan sanoen pahaa. Siiderimäistä, kukkaista. Ei toimi allekirjoittaneelle kyllä lainkaan. Ei haittaisi vaikka tippuisi valikoimista.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
droef (156) - NETHERLANDS - AUG 9, 2016
0.33l Bottle. It’s not the best beer from the Grimbergen brewery. It’tastes ok, but I expected a little more. It can’t compare to an Leffe Blond for example.

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