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Affligem Blond - Brouwerij De Smedt / Brouwerij Affligem

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BA SCORE
88
very good

888 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

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Ratings: 888
Reviews: 483
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 10.46%
Wants: 30
Gots: 55 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Brouwerij De Smedt / Brouwerij Affligem visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Belgian Pale Ale |  6.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 04-25-2001)
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Shadman

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3.95/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Wow. Tons of ‘floaty things’ when I poured this apricot hued brew. Hazy, so I’m guessing this and the floaters mean it’s unfiltered. Fluffy, almost sticky white head that slowly fades to a thin cap, then ring. Lots of sticky lace. Lots of fruity, sweet aromas with subtle clove like spiciness in the back ground. Quite bold and sharp up front as the alcohol bites the tongue, but then warms and the rich flavours come out to play. Sweet malt that shows a very quick honey bite, then fades very quickly. That was a neat trick! Some clove-like spiciness makes an appearance as well. Some bitterness from the hops before the alcohol and the honey-like sweetness do their encore. Quite full in body, a bit drying at the finish. I liked this more than Dilirium Tremens as it seemed more balanced and not as harsh

Serving type: bottle

10-17-2007 01:35:03 | More by Shadman
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Affligem Blond from Brouwerij De Smedt / Brouwerij Affligem
88 out of 100 based on 888 ratings.