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Abdij Van 'T Park Blond | Brouwerij Riva S.A.

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Abdij Van 'T Park BlondAbdij Van 'T Park Blond

Brewed by:
Brouwerij Riva S.A.

Style: Belgian Pale Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by Jason on 01-01-2003

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Photo of Zet
3.28/5  rDev -9.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Orange colour with a decent head of foam that leaves nice lacing on the glass. Smell of earth, grass and yeast, although it's a tad weak. The taste is quite malty for a belgian blond, with some fresh (not really bitter) hop flavour in the aftertaste. There is a light fruity flavour (pear/peach), but overall the esters tend to stay in the background: the malt is dominating. This beer reminds me of a Leffe blond actually: very drinkable, but also quite boring. Since this one is sold at the Aldi discount supermarket, it might be worth the effort to take a trip there for bargain hunting Leffe lovers out here.

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Photo of Jason
4.1/5  rDev +12.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Appearance: Thin lacing but still clings to the glass here and there, bright pale copper hue glows as the light hits it.

Smell: Apple skin, earthy yeast, herbal phenols and a grassy back ground give a handful of the nose to show some dominance.

Taste: Touch grassy, traits of apple skin and fruitiness to begin with. Clean bitterness balances in the middle, faintness of cotton candy and medicinal phenols pop up. Grainy finish with a drawing to yeast and more lingering phenols.

Mouthfeel: Light popping crispness in a moderate body riding a creamy backing shows a well put together bottle conditioning.

Drinkability & Notes: Invigorating, incredibly drinkable and appetizing at that. Certainly a brew that I would go back to and gladly drink all night.

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Abdij Van 'T Park Blond from Brouwerij Riva S.A.
3.63 out of 5 based on 5 ratings.
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