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Brewed by InBev Belgium
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Leuven, Belgium

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RATINGS: 477   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.51/5   EST. CALORIES: 246   ABV: 8.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
The authentic Belgian abbey beer: Leffe Vieille Cuvee has a creamy and very aromatic taste.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
planky84 (2748) - , Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 30, 2015
Bottle from Beers of Europe. Brown pour with a off-white head, soon dissipates. Rich nose of burnt toffee, currants, red berries, red apple. Lots of sweetness in the flavour- more toffee, some berries, toffee apple. Rich, orchard fruit linger. Tasty.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
StevieT (1497) - AUSTRALIA - DEC 29, 2015
From a bottle. Pours copper with a lasting head, interesting fruity flavours mixed in the the usual spicy Belgian, pretty good stuff.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
IloveIPAs81 (59) - - DEC 26, 2015
Bottle, colour is reddish Amber, smells not good to me but tastes better it smells.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
mikemmacd (3) - Halifax, Nova Scotia, CANADA - DEC 26, 2015 does not count
Dark fruit, pours orange brown with gentle lacing. Glass stank so hard to gauge aroma.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Gurthnar (4788) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - DEC 25, 2015
Bottle from Drinkshop. Moderate to light high body, with lots of rich malty and also spicy flavours. Fruitiness, sour cherry, also classic peppery spicy Belgian yeast character. Moderate to light high carbonation. Quite good and easy drinking - alcohol hidden well.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
The_Osprey (5814) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 21, 2015
330ml bottle at home in Blaendulais as ’Leffe Vieille Cuvée’, 8.2% BB May 2017, purple foil. Dark amber orange, totally clear and still, thin layer of foam leaves full lacing. Aroma is sweet, mostly barbeque sauce, soft smoke. Body is medium, foamy yet rounded, low carbonation. Taste is sweet, rounded, raisin, touch of smoke, a little spicy booze showing up. Better than expected. It’s unashamedly sweet but not overly so.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DoctorHU (394) - UKRAINE - DEC 20, 2015
Bottle 0,33 cl. Amber color with a cap of foam in the middle, with the constant aroma of malt, caramel and fruit in alcohol, fairly sweet taste and alcohol makes you feel.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
zacgillbanks (4233) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - DEC 12, 2015
Bottles from Jumbo, Portugal and Mam and Dad’s holiday, Venice. Aged for approx 3 years. Red copper coloured with a white foamy head. It has a spicy red fruit, currant, vanilla, toffee and caramel flavour with a warming toffee and ‘plastic’ almond finish.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DwarfeD (2563) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - NOV 19, 2015
33cl bottle at home. Clear somewhat reddish amber brown with a medium slightly off-white head. Medium body with moderate carbonation. Caramel, malts, yeast, raisin, ripe fruits and some herbs. Ok malty brew.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
alex_leit (1946) - Minsk, BELARUS - NOV 17, 2015
Bottle 330 ml. Aroma: aroma of malt, molasses, corn, wine and toffee. Taste: toffee, coriander and zest, wine, a little alcohol and spicy.


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