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RATINGS: 1285   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.75   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
aletiosso (45) - So Paulo, - MAR 22, 2013
Cor marrom escura. Creme bege com media persistência. Aroma de caramelo, pêra, frutas secas. Alta carbonatação. Sabor com dulçor proeminente, açúcar mascavo, especiarias, frutas secas. Baixo amargor. Seca ao final. Muito boa cerveja. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SVD (630) - NETHERLANDS - NOV 21, 2014
best before 09/2014 botle at home, dark brown/red beer with a small head, aroma is malt, taste is malt, caramel, alcohol good but not great

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
UXO (339) - CANADA - NOV 9, 2014
Pours clear amber-brown with one finger of rocky light tan head, excellent retention, moderate lacing. (4/5) Nose is mild dark stone fruit, brown sugar and toffee malt, faint spice. (7/10) Taste is moderate sweet, mild bitter. (7/10) Medium to light body, moderate sustained carbonation, warming finish. (4/5) Pleasantly mild trappist with a fairly light body and an immediate (but not unwelcome) warming. Lots of dark fruit and dark sugar, with just a hint of spice. My only complaint about this one is that, if anything, its too mild - to the point of being just a touch bland. The nose is fairly muted, and the taste and body are light. Its impressive that such a high ABV beer can pull off such a mild appearance, sure, but it might have benefited from a bit more authority. (12/20)

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Martinus (2996) - Baarle-Nassau, NETHERLANDS - NOV 9, 2014
Clear brown colour, firm off-white head. Aroma of caramel, brown sugar, light madeira, chocolate, hint of tomato paste. Quite sweet flavour, malts, caramel. Sweet finish, malts, chocolate, light madeira. Marvelous!
(From 33cL bottle @ home. Aged for a number of years. BBF May 2013)

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GuideDogSaint (409) - Xiamen, CHINA - NOV 8, 2014
330ml bottle at Route 66 , Xiamen. Pours brown with an off white head. Aroma of yeasty caramel. Warming alcohol. Sweet finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Fashawn (166) - Montesarchio, ITALY - NOV 1, 2014
Birra color castagna con una bella testa beige. Odore di liquirizia, castagne e prugne, un po di affumicato. In bocca lo stesso sapore, carbonatazione bella presente, con il retrogusto molto affumicato specie sul finale. Consistenza pastosa, piena. Buonissima birra.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Kosmokrator (501) - ITALY - OCT 25, 2014
Limpido color rubino scuro con soffice velo di pannosa schiuma beige. Aroma non eccessivamente intenso, fruttato e caramellato; gusto dolce, rotondo e maltoso con spiccate note di frutta passita, zucchero caramellato e un pi delicato tocco speziato. Corpo medio, effervescenza gentile, vellutata al palato.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Wixie (55) - BELGIUM - OCT 24, 2014
Hazy, brown. Average head. Fairly regular aroma. Medium body, average carbonation. Rich bitter and sweet taste. Looks like the Achel 5 variant, but tastes a lot better.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MisoW (1695) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - OCT 20, 2014
Bottle at work. Pours brown color, beige head. Aroma of caramel, nuts, honey, sugar. Taste is sweet, caramel, nuts, sugar, alcohol, honey.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
bursprak (708) - Aarhus, DENMARK - OCT 19, 2014
Bottle @ Delirium. Dark brown pour with a frothy beige head. Sweet caramel, vanilla, toasty, sweet with some light yeast.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
eduardovl (915) - SWITZERLAND - OCT 14, 2014
Poured in a Grimbergen chalice. Taking this one just after the Achel Blond. I was expecting a Belgian Strong Dark Ale but its a Dubbel! :) Nevertheless, it has a very nice appearance and its probably the best Dubble Ive ever had. A: Dark Amber color, just a bit cloudy. Thick and creamy head. S: Sweetish. Aroma of spices, malts, caramel, yeast. T: Brown malts, caramel, and sweet bread with some smooth bitterings from the hops (sweet spices and dark fruits?). M: Long aftertaste. Could feel more the 8% ABV here, if compared with the Blond. D: Again, a very a discrete Trappist but not underrated at all. Remarkable. [ BA Review @ 11/12/2009 ]


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