Viven Imperial IPA | Brouwerij Van Viven

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197 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Brouwerij Van Viven
Belgium
viven.be

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by mdagnew on 06-24-2010

BEER STATS
Ratings:
197
Reviews:
49
Avg:
4
pDev:
9.5%
 
 
Wants:
9
Gots:
46
For Trade:
0
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4.28/5  rDev +7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of WillieThreebiers
3.82/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of lattydaddy07
3.91/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of GJ40
3.75/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Sampled at the Bruges Beer Festival 2015.

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Photo of BeerTruck
3.75/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of simoen
3.83/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of matias-
4.45/5  rDev +11.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of kylehay2004
3.65/5  rDev -8.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3/5  rDev -25%

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4/5  rDev 0%

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3.5/5  rDev -12.5%

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4.4/5  rDev +10%

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4/5  rDev 0%

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4/5  rDev 0%

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3.5/5  rDev -12.5%

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4.6/5  rDev +15%

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3.5/5  rDev -12.5%

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3.75/5  rDev -6.3%

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3.25/5  rDev -18.8%

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3.75/5  rDev -6.3%

Photo of beergoot
3.88/5  rDev -3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

The body appears a cloudy, orange-amber body with a lasting, thick, chunky, sticky head (4.0). Malt grain aroma with a stale orange aroma (4.0). Malty, fruity, bitter flavors - well-mixed together (3.75). Medium-heavy body; thick yet smooth; semi-dry finish (3.75).

A fine IIPA with a big dried citrus fruit character backed with a solid malt backbone and sweetness. Deep and complex yet very approachable, fans of big malt-forward beers and well-balanced hop bitterness should appreciate this offering.

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3.25/5  rDev -18.8%

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4.28/5  rDev +7%

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3.75/5  rDev -6.3%

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3.95/5  rDev -1.3%

Viven Imperial IPA from Brouwerij Van Viven
4 out of 5 based on 197 ratings.
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