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


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RATINGS: 501   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
KajII (782) - Macon, North Carolina, USA - OCT 4, 2010
Bottle. Poured a medium brown with a large rocky off white head that was mostly lasting and had excellent lacing. The aroma was of toasted malts, a leathery yeast and a slight herbal hop with notes of molasses and coffee. It tasted lighty sweet and sour at first and ended slightly bitter with a strong hint of coffee and a slight alcohol finish that lasted a short time on the palate. Mouthfeel was medium in body and oily in texture with a flat carbonation. Overall a tasty abbey ale.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
tricksta_p (1098) - Steenwijk, NETHERLANDS - SEP 15, 2014
Aroma of sweet dark malt, brown sugar, nuts, candy sugar, ripe dark fruit. Flavour is sugary sweetness, a bit too much for my taste. A bit thin and overly sweet.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
tom10101 (2760) - Quebec, CANADA - SEP 7, 2014
Bottle (330 ml). Slightly hazy brown with a frothy beige head and good lacing. Aroma of candi sugar, some spices and dark fruits. Taste is slightly sweet and spicy with candi sugar, dark fruits and hints of banana. Medium body (a tad light for the style). Medium carbonation. Mild, but lingering spicy finish. Lack of depth and body. Decent Dubbel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rodenbach99 (3158) - Longueuil, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 20, 2014
Une belle petite bouteille 16/05/2015. Robe acajou, mousse épaisse, collante, nez épicée, noisette, bouche avec forte amplitude, piquante, épicée, longue manque de caramel ou chocolat. J’aime les Dubbel mais celle-ci lui manque quelque chose.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SlovakSniper (3167) - Candiac/Frelighsburg, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 19, 2014
33 cl. À consommer de préférence avant le 16/05/15. Robe brune sur laquelle flotte mousse assez forte. Nez de sucre brun et de raisins liquoreux. Goût bien malté sans être trop sucré et impression de brandewijn. Bouche huileuse et pétillement modéré à élevé. Finale courte et un peu chaude. Appréciable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mikske79 (1242) - Puerto Plata, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - AUG 18, 2014
Een lekker donker biertje zoals het hoort: met goed wat smaak aan. Net zoals de blonde

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
kraddel (3115) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - AUG 11, 2014
Bottle . pours clear, dark brown. good white head Smell is sweet, darker malts, sugarsyrups . Taste is sugary, sweet, some earth , some chocolate . Bit bitterness . Very common taste .

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
mathieuc (1283) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 17, 2014
UPDATED: JUL 29, 2014 Pours a dark brown with a medium-high offwhite head that leaves superior lacing. Nose is of dark fruits (raisins) and some candi sugar. Taste is sweet-ish and features more grapes and some burnt sugar. Body is medium and carbonation more than sufficient. Overall a nice dubbel, not too sweet or phenolic.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
POLK (2219) - Hørning, DENMARK - JUL 17, 2014
I’m more into the fruity and spicy Belgian beers. This dark brown beer with a light taste of rye bread is ok but not my favorite type.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MarcoDL (2180) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 15, 2014
Ordinary Belgian dubbel beer. Not world shocking, just decent and tasty. Like most of the others.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MonsterMagnet (200) - NETHERLANDS - JUN 25, 2014
Bottle. Pours dark brown with an off white head. Raisins, brown sugar, chocolate, spices, marzipan, nuts. Smooth mouthfeel, sweet, slightly boozy.

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