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Brewed by Brouwerij Hoegaarden (InBev)
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Hoegaarden, Belgium

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RATINGS: 882   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.53/5   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
The Verboden Vrucht (Forbidden Fruit) is one of a kind. It is traditionally brewed with a mysterious blend of dark malts and flavored with spices. It underwent a slow second fermentation in the bottle so it matures into a delicious tasting beer with a complex flavor and a wonderful flavor balance between sweet and dry. Keep up this beer in a dark place and pour it at 5-6C. Flavored with spices.

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4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ruigo (2468) - - FEB 14, 2013
UPDATED: FEB 28, 2013 A jolly good beer, from the appearance to the flavour, from its head to all the sensations. A brownish colour with a carbonation that lasts... A beer to appreciate slowly!


1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Korcz (936) - Warsaw, POLAND - DEC 4, 2016
Backlog, ocena przepisana z untappd, w ramach uzupełniania profilu na ratebeer.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
markschiedon (629) - NETHERLANDS - NOV 28, 2016
Drinking from a 33 cl bottle. In the aroma sweet, alcohol and hops. The unclear orange beer (with yeast in it) has a large off white head. In the taste yeast, hop, spices. High carbonated.

3.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
jeongminyun (14) - SOUTH KOREA - NOV 13, 2016
UPDATED: NOV 14, 2016 ??????????????????????????????????????????????????

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BlueGaljoen (131) - FRANCE - NOV 6, 2016
Jolie bire acajou tout en rondeur. Touche de noyau de cerise et dpices. Lalcool est prsent mais ne nuit pas la bire. Un jolie bire assez atypique.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jacobarts (120) - Aarhus, DENMARK - OCT 21, 2016
Bottle. Hazy brown with huge creamy white head. Aroma of bread, banana, peach. Taste of bread, some spices, pebber, belgian yeast. This one was highly carbonated. Fine beer

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
kapusil (1239) - Budapest, HUNGARY - OCT 14, 2016
0.33l bottle. Brown/ruby body with a thick and lasting beige head. Aroma of ripe banana, toffee, peach, nuts and some lemon zest. Taste of caramel, toast, orange zest, lemon zest and raisins. Sweet and fruity, but the finish has a hint of hops to it. The body is medium and its quite effervescent. Awesome beer.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
AndySnow (6933) - Huddinge, SWEDEN - OCT 9, 2016
How: Bottle.
Where: Bought in Nijmegen, had at home.
Appearance: Amber colour with an off-white head.
Aroma: Malt, fruit, yeast, some alcohol.
Body: Full body, medium carbonation.
Flavour: Sweet malt, fruit, some alcohol.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Werckmeister (2469) - Vienna, AUSTRIA - AUG 31, 2016
0,33l from bottle at Mels Diner. BB 06/02/2016. Cooper hazy color, small off-white head. smells sweet, caramel, light fruity, light spices. decent smell is a bit too sweet though.. full body, soft carbonation, slick mouthfeel. tastes sweet, caramel, some belgian yeast, light funk, peppery, spices. Finishes lightly dry and with some sweetness and light fruity and marzipan / nutty notes. not a big fan, rather heavy.

2.5
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ranthero (62) - BRAZIL - AUG 14, 2016
Cerveja com colorao escura e espuma de boa formao e durao. Percepo acentuada do malte.

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3.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
xeax (5) - - AUG 2, 2016 does not count
Het is zeker een goed speciaal biertje, maar ik vind de smaak niet meer dan 5 punten. Je proeft de verschillende smaken, maar het is niet mijn smaak. maar smaken verschillen....


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