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Vleteren Blond 12° Oak Barrel Aged

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Brewed by Deca Services
Style: Abbey Tripel
Woesten-Vleteren, Belgium

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RATINGS: 52   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.32   EST. CALORIES: 360   ABV: 12%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Old Strong beer brewed according to the old tradition. Aged in large oak barrels (foeders).


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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gunnfryd (11587) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - FEB 10, 2015
Fonefan 300814. Deep golden colour with a white head. Aroma is alcohol, sugar, malt, caramel. Flavour is alcohol, sugar, malt, malt, caramel, oak, vanilla. Too alcoholic.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
thewolf (11303) - Kolding, DENMARK - JAN 24, 2015
Bottle, bought @Etre Gourmet. Pours murky dark yellow with some floaties. Small, creamy white film head. Aroma has sweet malts, apples, grass, oranges, oak. Low carbonation, fat and oily mouthfeel. Flavour has sweet malts, fresh grass, oak dryness, quite vinious. Sweet, but the oak and the alcohol balances it okay.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mutz (669) - NETHERLANDS - JAN 4, 2015
Goudkleurig, fijne kraag die inzakt tot een mooi laagje op het bier. Ruikt zoetzuur, fruitig, mout. Smaak is zoet .....eh zoet en weinig meer. Ruikt complexer dan hij smaakt. Niet slecht maar oppervlakkig.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
HenrikSoegaard (11072) - Randers, DENMARK - JAN 3, 2015
Bottle. Frothy White fair mostly deminishing head. Dark yellow colour. Particles present. Moderate malty and hoppy and yeasty aroma. Moderate bitter alcoholic flavor. Week fruity notes. Average moderate bitter finish. Oily palate. Not very good.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
TET (1867) - FINLAND - DEC 23, 2014
A cloudy, slightly brown, yellow beer with a medium and blond head. The aroma is rich of fruits, quite sweet, some meat, barrel and plums. Interesting aroma. Taste is mix of dark and "light" fruits, oak barrel, strenght of alcohol without taste, hint of spices. Quite sweet. Full bodied, slippery, low carbonation. There are good elements but maybe the overall impression is slightly messy. Difficult to rate.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
bierkoning (10742) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - DEC 22, 2014
Bottle. Golden color, cloudy. Hints of peach and yeast in the aroma. Malty sweet alcoholic flavor with hints of yeast and vennel, lots of dried orange. Unrefined but decent.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
murran (278) - - DEC 19, 2014
Pours a hazy dark amber body with a medium head. Nice and sweet aroma. Good malty taste but a bit on the strong side. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fonefan (37073) - VestJylland, DENMARK - DEC 12, 2014

Bottle 330ml. @ The Danish Ratebeer Summer Gathering 2014, TSODRBSG14.

[ As Vleteren Blond 12° Oak Barrel Aged ].
Unclear matt medium orange color with a small to average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, sweet malt, caramel, riped fruit, wood, alcohol, toasted. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and moderate bitter with a long duration, alcohol, riped fruit, fruity, phenol, wood. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft, finish feel is light alcoholic. [20140830]

3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
goozen (3138) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - DEC 6, 2014
Bottle 0,33ltr: Hazy golden blonde colored brew with an sweetbitter taste with an oaky feel. Hints of caramel, vanilla and oranges.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beerhunter111 (8953) - Hasborn, GERMANY - NOV 28, 2014
Trübes dunkel goldgelbes Bier mit geringer leicht beigen Schaumkrone. Geruch intensiv fruchtig malzig, leicht holzig, alkoholisch, Kleber. Geschmack sehr süß malzig, Honig, dann reife Früchte, alkoholisch wärmend.


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