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A pale, strong, fruity, hoppy Trappist ale from one of Belgium’s six official abbey breweries. Achel 8° is hard to find even in Belgium; in the U.S. it’s up there with the rarest of beers. This blond, flavorful beer is a surprisingly refreshing brew at 8% alcohol by volume. It is lightly filtered, but still wholesomely hazy with yeast remaining and refermenting in the bottle.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rommelreno (12) - - AUG 31, 2014
Espuma fina e um pouco rápida.Aroma lembra pão negro com algo cítrico e frutas. Gosto segue aroma com bom equilíbrio de álcool. Cerveja refrescante , retrogosto rápido. Gostei mas não é excepcional.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
melush (977) - SPAIN - AUG 29, 2014
Botella de 33 cl, en Cerveceria Internacional. Color dorado. Sabor a levadura, ligeramente afrutado, a alcohol.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
daje (2609) - NORWAY - AUG 27, 2014
Bottle. Shiny golden body with a thick white head. Aroma is full of fruitness and spicy yeast esters, subtle honey and malt notes. Yeasty taste, sweet fruits, light grassy. Sweet and spicy finish with a light bitterness. Tickling carbonation. 

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JoaquimLuiz (26) - - AUG 21, 2014
Coloração dourada acobreada. Espuma fina, branca, muito duradoura. Aroma frutado e herbáceo discretos, com predomínio de compotas. Paladar maltado com certo amargor, sem exageros, com corpo e carbonatação leve a médio, álcool muito bem inserido. Retrogosto discretamente amargo, com boa persistência. Agradável, equilibrada, porém inferior a Duvel e Delirium Tremens.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jjsint (924) - Ely, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - AUG 2, 2014
Purchased online from Beautiful Beers, drunk at home. Light gold, plentiful carbonation. Big, big thick white head. Aroma dominated by clove and cinnamon, a bit of buttered toast. A slightly sharp scent I’m not crazy about in the background. Sweet and spicy honeyed taste. Not cloying but not especially exciting either. Finish is warm and alcoholic. A bitter, slightly acrid finish. By Trappist standards this is pretty low, but by any other standard it’s very nice indeed.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
mikske79 (1248) - Puerto Plata, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - JUL 31, 2014
Een lekker blond trappistje, niet de beste, maar zeker en vast een aanrader om eens te proberen, je gaat niet teleurgesteld worden

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MonsterMagnet (330) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 26, 2014
Bottle. Pours golden with a white head. Honey, yeast, somewhat earthy, floral. Sweetish with a dry alcoholic warming finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
martin00sr (882) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - JUL 21, 2014
Clear golden, frothy white head. Arima is fruity, yeasty, a little earthy. I also get malt and some light caramel. Flavour is sweet and strong, dried fruit and warming alcohol. Carb is lively, nice bitter finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Alusmamuts (498) - LATVIA - JUL 20, 2014
Sweet mild aroma. Amber, bit cloudy with rich white cap. Soury - bitter taste with some sweetness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Enjoyit (3483) - Vadum, DENMARK - JUL 13, 2014
Clear golden of color with a white head. An aroma of fruits, hops, peach, sweets, honey and hops. A flavor of honey, herbs, spice, earth, dusty, bitter and dry.

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