Brouwerij van Viven
Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Belgian Ale
Sijsele, Belgium


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RATINGS: 169   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Brewed with English Golding hops.

Borresteijn's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Borresteijn (6495) - Zaandam, - FEB 1, 2013
33cl Bottle from ABS Drinks Winksele. Slightly hazy copper colour, white head. Aroma is full malty, light hoppy, dry, light floral, light fruity. Flavour is malty, dry, light floral, yeast, hint of citrus, light fruity, nice malty and hoppy bitter finish, dry. Light-bodied but with a decent mouthfeel. Nice and subtle beer, I’d like to have this as a substitute for pils in bars in most cases.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Alex60 (219) - - AUG 3, 2016
Bouteille 33 cl - couleur blonde, tête blanche, arômes de houblon, de citron, goût sur le houblon, le citron, du classique

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ptichou (15) - FRANCE - JUN 2, 2016
Bière subtile aux arômes de réglisse. Une fin en bouche qui a une douceur mettant en avant l’amertume de la gorgée suivante

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
bjakk (717) - Skagafjordur, ICELAND - APR 21, 2016
Orange, cloudy, nice white creamy foam. Mild aroma of bisquit. Malt, toffee, with good hoppy aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ForlornHope (417) - Hampshire, ENGLAND - FEB 24, 2016
Bottle at home. Pours clear amber with a thin head. Aroma of malt, yeast and some herbal hop. Taste is slightly sweet to start with a gentle bitterness to follow. Nice malty base, some fruit and a dry finish. I also detect some vanilla and slight yeast in the background, with the slightest hint of funky, bitter hop. A pleasant beer, I would have another.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rubin77 (1104) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - FEB 6, 2016
F: big frothy, white, good retention. C: deep amber, a little hazy. A: malty, herbal hoppy, hint of fruity, apples, oranges, honey, iron, caramel, yeast. T: malty, caramel, nice herbal grassy citrus hops bitterness on the palate, floral, well balanced with some like sweet-bitter taste, like English bitter style, good, very easy drinkable, 0,33l bottle from beer festival in Brugge.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MarkoNm (2381) - Novo mesto, SLOVENIA - DEC 27, 2015
Pours a clear orange golden color, topped with a medum sized, frothy head, white color. Very spicy aroma with yeasty notes. A bit fruity. Coriander feel most noticeable. Mild taste. Slight bitterness with little yeastiness in the finish. A tad of spices as well with herbal aftertaste. Fairly light and nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Boxereddy (479) - BELGIUM - DEC 18, 2015
Bleekgouden, medium wazig bier met snelzakkende schuimkraag. Neus is fruitig: perzik, abrikoos. Smaak is bitterig maar zeer intens op het eind. Mondgevoel is licht maar romig met gemiddelde koolzuur. Afdronk is bitterig.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
sjogro (2848) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - DEC 14, 2015
Thuis, fles. Zoet, met zuur gist. Prikkelig mondgevoel, hoewel weinig levendig koolzuur. Geen schuim. Backlog from 2015/05/16.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Huku (14) - - DEC 11, 2015
0.330 bottle from Beera, Sofia. Produces nice foam. Somewhat bitter taste and aroma but I love it. Nice appearance overall.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mjik83 (1350) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - NOV 12, 2015
33cl flesje via Het Bierpaleis, Brugge Alcoholpercentage van 5,5% Uitgeschonken in St. Bernardus glas Uiterlijk: oranjekleurig met schuimkraag die snel wegtrekt Aroma en smaak: hoppig, kruidig, bittertje, bloemig, fruitig als citrus Conclusie: lekker, vrij licht ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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