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Brewed by Duvel Moortgat
Style: Pale Lager
Breendonk-Puurs, Belgium

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RATINGS: 355   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.58   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Vedett, a blond, light, well hopped premium beer with 5.2% alcohol content, is the cult Duvel Moortgat beer today: following its birth in 1945, it quickly acquired fame and recognition within an intimate circle of insiders in the Antwerp-Brussels region. But do not think for a moment that this oldtimer is thinking about retirement, quite the contrary. For the past years, Vedett has been going through a second childhood in a number of trendy cafés located mainly in big cities. The secret of its charm? A retro-look, a capricious taste, Vedett-allure and the "golden touch" of the brewery. These past years, the brewery armed Vedett with an innovative, hip, young and slightly absurd image. A successful strategy, especially with the youth: Right now, you'll find Vedett in Belgian Delhaize supermarkets and most Flemish cities as well as in Brussels. And the follow-up to the story? You can read it at www.vedett.com.


2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
rozsoma (492) - HUNGARY - MAY 9, 2014
Café Baron, Antwerpen. Belterjes, családi mikorközösség. Kockázás, pezsgőzés, parízeres zsömlyével.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
PriorL (1777) - Gent, BELGIUM - MAY 4, 2014
CAN at home. APPEARANCE: clear blond beer, small rather stable white head. NOSE: grains, little fruity. TASTE: grains, bitter, fresh, pleasant in a way, very drinkable.

2.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
matstrange (66) - Kent, ENGLAND - APR 27, 2014
Pale gold with an average head. Quite gassy - I likened the texture in your mouth to that of prosecco. Slightly metallic but the hops are there waiting to burst through. Not the best Belgian beer but not too bad.

0.6
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
ABT_S54 (148) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - APR 22, 2014
33cl bottle poured into a Delirium Tremens glass. Pours a light straw colour with a huge white head. Highly carbonated and too gassy. Aroma is akin to a cheap lager (i.e. Carling, Stella) and the taste being little better. Not my style at all. After one sip this was passed onto someone else. Close on the worst beer I have tried.

1.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
Deu (681) - Nantes, FRANCE - APR 20, 2014
Pours a clear yellow. Has a light aroma of malt. Taste is light malty and grainy. Very mild bitterness afterwards. Nothing special about this beer at all. Little taste and nothing worth remembering. Won’t be ordering this again.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
blackisle (697) - IJburg, NETHERLANDS - APR 14, 2014
Bottle 33cl. Clear pale golden color, decent foamy white head, disappears quickly, some lacing; moderate malty, hay, grain, floral hops; mild bittersweet taste; light body, oily to watery texture, soft carbonation; crisp bitter finish, bit metallic

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Rob_D_UK (782) - Surrey, ENGLAND - APR 8, 2014
Pale yellow colour with a large white head. Malty aroma with a touch of citrus and hops. Light, pretty clean tasting.

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
WingdSoldier (46) - BELGIUM - APR 5, 2014
Clear pale golden blonde with a light flavour and a grainy, hoppy and fruity aroma.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
VincentKabel (204) - Haarlem, NETHERLANDS - APR 4, 2014
A very nice pilsener. A beer that isn’t very outspoken, but not to boring as well. Very drinkable thirst quencher. Doesn’t get boring. Very nice regular pilsener.

1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
freretoc (685) - Besançon, FRANCE - APR 2, 2014
L’une des moins pire Pale Lager qu’il m’ait été donné de goűter, mais ça reste bien sur le bise surtout au niveau de l’amertume pas agréable


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