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RATINGS: 1554   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Rare Vos is flemmish for "Sly Fox," and the name of one of Brusselsí great cafes. It has a sweetly fruity malt character and yeasty spiciness. A fine dose of yeast permits the beer to mature and mellow in the bottle.


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3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mhachar (7) - Dallas, Texas, USA - FEB 14, 2003
Very Smooth and clean. Appears to be very cloudy, light orange color. It has a spicyness to it, as well as a caramel flavor.


4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DW78715816 (83) - Kansas, USA - MAY 10, 2015
Very good! Reminds me of Orval which is not available where I live. Will drink again and add to beers I like to keep on hand. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ScipioA (372) - Boston, Massachusetts, USA - MAY 7, 2015
Draft pour is a murky copper with a billowing tan head. Aromas are all Belgian yeast byproducts, mainly banana but also some general fruit. Flavor is pretty similar, maybe a tad too sweet. Thick mouthfeel. Good, easily obtainable Belgianish beer.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jabah (177) - Winter Park, Florida, USA - APR 28, 2015
Medium bodied light amber-gold color. Tastes of caramel, yeast, light hops....like the typical Belgian Ale. Being from NY and all, may be a little "Americanized" if that makes any sense. Iíve only had maybe a few REAL Belgianís imported from Europe, so hard to tell the true comparison. A good beer that isnít super-expensive. I would buy again if it was the best thing available to me, or if just in the mood for a Belgian without paying $8-$10 a bottle. Also tried this in the 750ml....might have been slightly better than the 12oz.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
aumentm (400) - North Carolina, USA - APR 24, 2015
Interesting mix. This mix is pretty good with malts and hops to have a well balanced product.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ceason (30) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - APR 21, 2015
Pours a light copper with a very small white head. Aroma of sweet malts, spice, citrus and yeast. Taste is smooth-- yeasty, spicy and fruity. Body has lots of sediment and a nice amount of carbonation.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kdm1984 (783) - Missouri, USA - APR 11, 2015
Wow, this was one of the greatest head appearances Iíve ever seen - super massive, more-than-a-finger length head that stays around for a good bit. Not much lacing, though. Cloudy orange color. Aroma of red fruit, lemon, spice, and yeast. Flavor is red fruit, bread, spice, and lemon tang. Very, very nice blend and balance. Super tasty. Greatly exceeded my expectations! Fantastic beer.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
DBreskin (5) - Cherry Hill, New Jersey, USA - APR 9, 2015 does not count
Good color, nice head. Smooth but I don't like the aftertaste. Not my favorite. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
hman43 (511) - Pinehurst, North Carolina, USA - MAR 27, 2015
Sweet yeast aroma and basement aromas. Lively carbonation with sweet tasting yeast. Moderately bitter on the palate.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
TizzleJizzle (727) - Garland, Texas, USA - MAR 27, 2015
12 oz bottle. Pours an unfiltered bright orange with a fluffy white top. Taste of spice, fruity, yeasty, alcohol, with a slightly bitter finish. High carbonation, medium body.

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Cool_Bond (1930) - Kung av ÷l @ Facebook, SWEDEN - MAR 25, 2015
The taste of yeast and citrus. The aroma is quite so empty. Perhaps easier citrus. OK bitterness which fills the upper part of the mouth briefly. Poor beer. Follow me @ Kung av Ųl @ Facebook for more pictures and ratings.


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