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RATINGS: 102   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31   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.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
thewolf (11259) - Kolding, DENMARK - NOV 14, 2012
Bottle, bought @ Bierzwerg.de. Pours orange golden with a large, staying, frothy, white head. Aroma is sweet, doughy, wheat, apple. Light peach. Highish carbonation, dry and a bit light mouthfeel. Flavour has wheat, vinious, apple, light grainy. Some fruity esters. Okay.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Wim (2882) - Weelde, BELGIUM - NOV 13, 2012
sparkling gold blond colored body with a white head and a spicy fruity hoppy aroma a spicy grainy hop bitterness taste with a little alchoholic bitter end

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Ernest (6352) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - NOV 12, 2012
Bottle. Head is initially average sized, frothy, white, mostly lasting. Body is dark yellow. Aroma is moderately malty (grain, husks), moderately hoppy (flowers, herbs), with notes of gum/banana, alcohol, cement. Flavor is moderately sweet, lightly acidic, lightly to moderately bitter. Finish is lightly sweet, lightly acidic, moderately to heavily bitter, husky, unclean. Medium body, watery/syrupy texture, lively carbonation, moderately alcoholic. Ugh...really, really husky in both nose and mouth. Not very clean either. Not much going on in the nose, even the hops in this "quadruple hopped" beer are mild. A dumper.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ekstedt (5630) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 10, 2012
Bottle (33 cl) from beerplanet.be. Clear deep golden, medium white head. Bready malt aroma with some almond paste, and floral hops. Light to medium bodied, medium to high carbonation. Dry with medium bitterness.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bhensonb (11526) - Woodland, California, USA - NOV 9, 2012
750 c&c from Total Wine in Sacramento, CA. Pours brass with a 4 finger creamy/frothy white head. Which proceeded to ring lace decently with time. Aroma has lots of floral, some herb/spice, and banana ester. Amazing, considering all that foam. So floral it brought my childhood bubblebath powder to mind. Med + body. Flavor is floral, yeast/spice, and banana ester, tho not quite so much as the aroma suggested. It pretends to be sweet, but there’s enough hop in it to render it "almost dry" and pleasingly bitter. That floral really kicks in again in the finish. This is a delight to drink.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
pivnizub (9012) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - OCT 15, 2012
Bottle: deep golden, big loose rocky foam, that slowly collapses, fruity-orangey nose with a shy hoppy bitterness underneath; moderate bitter-sweet flavour, medium to full bodied; shorter fruity bitter-sweet finish, supported by some lonely hops.O.K., the usual Belgian fizz...

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
chinchill (2144) - South Carolina, USA - OCT 9, 2012
UPDATED: OCT 14, 2012 High carbonation with a light, but not watery, body. Semi-dry finish. Generally very good flavor, if a bit too sour in the aftertaste.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
thornecb (4539) - Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA - OCT 6, 2012
Pours gold into a tulip. White head with excellent retention recedes leaving scant sheets. Sweet biscuit and caramel aromas. Dry with sweet caramel and pear upfront turning slightly sour in the lasting nutty hay finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jeverszeuge (625) - GERMANY - SEP 30, 2012
# 3126 ersma: was neues von der brauerei. nähere erklärungen zu der nummer gibts leider nicht. dunkel goldfarben und klar mit stabilem schaum. der geruch ist hefig, süßlich. der antrunk ist sehr perlig, auch hier hefe und süße, leichte fruchtigkeit nach orange. schnell wird es herber, die mitte ist recht herb, bleibt aber hefig. der abgang ist herb, leicht fruchtig und eterig. die flasche ist ok. fazit: wenig nachhaltig, aber gut trinkbar. 11,9,9,10,10,9 - 9,40 - 30/9/12

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MoritzF (8590) - Bochum, GERMANY - SEP 21, 2012
(bottle, 33cl) Hazy, golden colour with a big and slightly off-white foamy head. Slightly sugary cara-malty aroma with fruity notes of apricots, bubblegum and a shy bready touch. Moderately sweet flavour, medium bodied with a prickly carbonation. Mildly bready cara-malty taste with fruity accents; dry-ish finish by Belgian standards with mildly spicy notes and a subtle note of sourness. Easy-going Belgian Ale. 28.VIII.12


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