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Brewed by InBev Belgium
Style: Belgian Ale
Leuven, Belgium

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RATINGS: 126   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.67   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Papsoe (25083) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 14, 2005
UPDATED: JAN 9, 2006 (Bottle 33 cl) Vieux Temps used to be on of the best known light Wallonian ales, when it was brewed at the Mont St. Guibert facility. But InBev hasnít really done much to promote this in recent years. Beautiful amber colour. A dry bitterness not that different from a pils. Some caramel. Light body. My version was 5% ABV. 071093

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cornfield (5521) - Oak Forest, Illinois, USA - MAY 13, 2005
Pouring a rich golden color with a diminuitive head, this has a very fruity nose with aromas of plums and cherries. Spritzy in the mouth, it has a pleasant sweet malty taste, still with the fruits, and a subtle hint of smokiness. Refreshing ale.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Mklein818 (172) - Etterbeek, Virginia, BELGIUM - MAY 12, 2005
One of the milder ales of Belgium--great copper color and a generally pleasant combination of flavors. Served in little 25cl bottles, this is good as a daytime tipple served with a flavorful Belgian lunch, though itís no match for the heavier-weight ales in the flavor or fun department.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
shrubber85 (7875) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - MAY 12, 2005
Bottle. Sour smokey walnut aroma. Reddish brown color with small head. Lightly smokey and nutty malt flavor. Light body. Nice.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MoritzF (8590) - Bochum, GERMANY - MAY 3, 2005
(bottle) Clear amber colour with medium white frothy head. Chestnut aroma is dominating. Medium sweet flavour, light to medium bodied, soft carbonated. Quite tasty: nutty, malty & yeasty with a light hoppy finish, not long lasting.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
dortmunder (961) - Herdecke, GERMANY - JAN 27, 2005
Bottled. Copper coloured. Small head. Cookie malt aroma. Slightly sweet and caramelly. Slightly hop-bitter finish. Sufficent carbonation. Good belgian ale of the refreshing variety.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DanielBrown (3897) - Birmingham (via Leicester), West Midlands, ENGLAND - NOV 16, 2004
Bottle at Poechenellekeller, Brussels. Fairly generic Belgian amber beer. Light, fairly sweet maltiness. Plainish, with a slightly dull, soured aroma.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
lachesis (757) - St Idesbald, BELGIUM - JUN 20, 2004
Fine ambercolored beer with a dry fruity aroma.The taste is round but not complex.The afthertaste is lightfruity with a fine hoppy touch.Very drinkable but not great.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
madsberg (10435) - SÝborg, DENMARK - JUN 5, 2004
Bottled: Amber coloured. Fluffy off white head. Malt, flowers and sweetness in the aroma. Perfume, sweetness, malt and a light touch of hops in the flavour. Is light bitter in the end.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
skortila (4602) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - FEB 26, 2004
Sweet malty, hoppy and spicy aroma. Clear, yellow-amber coloured with a lasting thin white head. Taste is hoppy, bitter and malty-sweet siruppy, bit spicy. Okay. not really interesting.


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