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RATINGS: 107   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.3   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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Brewed for the 950th Anniversary of the abbey, 950 Cuvee is a blonde ale "quadruple hopped" for added spicy/grassiness with a dry, slightly bitter finish.


2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
notalush (5234) - Denver, Colorado, USA - DEC 31, 2013
Hazy golden - very lively carbonation that kicks up a frothy, well-sustained head - nose is floral, medium sweet (honey), with moderate muskiness, light esters, some flint/limestone character - despite the lively bubbles, the carbonation is soft in the mouth - moderately sweet malt gives way quickly to a medium dry flavors of wheat/grain, mineral, floral hops, moderate bitterness - sweetness returns for the finish and gets a little syrupy - there are also slight medicinal notes in the finish that increase as the beer warms - a surprisingly strong alcohol presence in the finish doesn’t help things - incrementally goes down hill - good thing I have some beer I know I like in the fridge for the remainder of this new year’s evening.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
onceblind (5176) - Denver, Colorado, USA - DEC 31, 2013
Slightly hazy copper with a thin rocky white head. The nose is faint but has a mellow dusty grassy hop note with a earthy blonde grain backing. The taste is a bit citrusy and grassy for all the right reasons, lots of carbonation that pops then inexplicably flies away. Dusty boozy blonde grains with a citric sweetness and a touch of tangerine, like that saison yeast ester. Pilsner malt finish.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Theis (14088) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - DEC 28, 2013
Bottle at Yespr’s - Thanks. Cloudy yellow - white head. Yeasty, estery, light malty, light phenolic, wheaty acid, sweetness, oxidation - oldness.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
marcus (7230) - Sacramento, California, USA - DEC 25, 2013
Pours cloudy blonde with a thick off-white head and a banana aroma. There is a grassy pale malt flavor with the typical Belgian yeast generated banana ester and a spicy finish.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
joergen (22631) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - DEC 23, 2013
Bottle at yespr. Clear golden coloured with small floaties and a medium sized white head. Fruity aroma of caramel, candies and spices. Sweet and fruity flavour of spices. Spicy finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Pinball (11071) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - DEC 21, 2013
Cloudy yellow with particles small white heAd. Dried dark fruits yellow fruits dusty hops flavor is caramelly malty spicy Belgian yeasty

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
madsberg (10598) - Søborg, DENMARK - DEC 21, 2013
Bottled. Amber colorued. Unclear with floaties. Dense off white head. Aroma. Sweetness, frutis, spice. Flavour. sweetness, fruits, light ocidated., spice, yeast. Medium bodied. ends fruity and sweet.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (29988) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - DEC 21, 2013
Bottled. A golden beer with a beige head. The aroma has notes of straw and malt. The flavor is sweet with notes of straw, malt, and spices, leading to a bitter finish.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
kraddel (4464) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - DEC 11, 2013
Pours rather clear blonde Small white foam smell is sweet , perfume Rather high carbo Yuckie perfumed sweet taste . Pretty bad

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
gmellison (426) - Colorado, USA - DEC 10, 2013
bottle thanks to adnielsen. pours a hazy orange gold color. aroma is spicy and citrusy. flavor is yeasty and hoppy, with maybe a little saltiness at the end. pretty nice


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