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Brewed by Brasserie de l’Abbaye du Val-Dieu
Style: Abbey Dubbel
Aubel, Belgium

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RATINGS: 517   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MonsterMagnet (331) - - JUN 25, 2014
Bottle. Pours dark brown with an off white head. Raisins, brown sugar, chocolate, spices, marzipan, nuts. Smooth mouthfeel, sweet, slightly boozy.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
dutchbeerpages (1665) - Wilnis, NETHERLANDS - DEC 28, 2014
Chalky, sweet and suprisingly pleasant. Nothing wrong with a good dubbel/brune. Looking forward to their other beers. Bottle from De Zwart in Wilnis

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
mjik83 (661) - - DEC 4, 2014
************************************************** + Redelijk Matig Niet mijn smaak ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Alengrin (2464) - BELGIUM - DEC 2, 2014
Abbey dubbel since 1996, like the other Val-Dieus brewed in a former monastery, but by laymen instead of monks. Hazy bronze coloured beer with moussy off-white head and estery aroma, fruity, some orange, raisins, candi sugar, yeasty with medium sweetish taste and spicy hints with mild herbal hops in the finish. Ordinary but decent.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Boxereddy (155) - BELGIUM - DEC 1, 2014
Misitg donkerbruin bier met snelzakkende schuimkraag. Aroma bevat gematigd mouten, lichte hop en lichte gisten. Smaak is licht zurig, dan zoet en uiteindelijk licht bitter. Een smakelijk bier!

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
allmyvinyl (4254) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 29, 2014
330ml bottle from Beers of Europe. Pours clear dark brown, long-lasting off-white head. Nutty aromas - hazelnuts and almonds, toast too. Touch of icing sugar. Taste is nutty, brown malt, demerara sugar Quite sweet, but seems to hold together with a light herbal bitterness. Nice.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
nathanvc (65) - Brugge, BELGIUM - NOV 22, 2014
It appears cloudy dark red-brown with a tan head. The aroma has (red) fruits, caramel, chocolate and licorice. Despite that the taste isn’t heavy but medium sweet with light sour and light bitter tones. Because of this and the creamy mouthfeel it reminds me of the Bière du Boucanier Red. An enjoyable abbey beer.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
langeveld12 (255) - NETHERLANDS - NOV 12, 2014
Head is average, frothy, off white and diminishes mostly. Body is hazy Brown. Aroma contains moderate malts (cookie, hay, roasted malts, molasses), light hops (grass, citrus fruits), light yeasts (soap) and grape, raisin, peach, cherry, tawny port, licorice, cola and spices. Flavor is light acidic, then sweet and finally light bitter. Body is medium with creamy texture and soft carbonation. Quite a good Dubbel. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Pyrmir (3559) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - NOV 9, 2014
330 ml bottle during Brussels vacation. Brown with beige head. Aroma of alcohol, malt, some solventy notes yet maintains a fresh impression. Taste is sweet, dried fruits, raisins, sugar and alcohol.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RW80 (813) - Hoogeveen, NETHERLANDS - OCT 30, 2014
330 ml Bottle . Appearance: Slightly hazy brown with a frothy beige head of 2 fingers leaving a nice amount of lacing. Aroma: candy sugar,dark fruits and spices. and a hint of chocolate. Taste: Less sweet as expected, some sweetness, dark fruits followed by spices and alcohol. in the finish. Medium body,Medium carbonation. Decent.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
didierlewallon (149) - ponferrada, SPAIN - OCT 18, 2014
Tiene un color moreno y una espuma parduzca. Valle-dios Morena posee un aroma poderoso de malta, de café y chocolate. Su gusto contiene siempre teclas ligeras de café y la amargura es muy débil. La cerveza no es filtrada y sufre una fermentation en botella


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