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RATINGS: 51   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.49   EST. CALORIES: 222   ABV: 7.4%
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Fiery in color and intent, our Belgian Abbey is creamy and smooth with a thrust of spice in the aroma and a climactic finish.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
cbfobes (2294) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - AUG 15, 2010
On tap at brewery, pours amber color with white fully head and nice lacing, aroma is full of spices and notes of grass to it, has some alcohol burn in the nose, flavor is flavorful with spices, very nice sipping beer!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
drewbeerme (3879) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 9, 2010
draft at the brewery, pours amber white head, nose is very fruity, bubblegum and red fruits. Flavors continue with big fruity profile bubblegum and juicy fruit with spicy yeast undertones. Lively carbonation and easy drinking. Good brew.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
madvike (2735) - Middleton, Wisconsin, USA - JUL 4, 2010
On tap at the brewpub - Pours rosy amber with a small white head. Floral hop profile dominates the nose, with a bit of citrus and some nuttiness. Taste is real nutty malt with light spice and a decent grassy hop profile. Syrupy but smooth, with nice carbonation. Not my favorite Ale Asylum offering, but decent nonetheless.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
coharahawk (170) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - APR 9, 2010
Tap at brewery. Ruby with off-white head. Aroma laden with dark fruit and spicy belgian yeast. Flavors similar with sweet malty presence and some EtOH in the finish. Very smooth mouthfeel. Enjoyable.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
phishpond417 (2088) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - SEP 8, 2009
Not sure why i never rated this, but i had it today on tap at the Ale Asylum here in Madison: Poured a bright beautiful golden colour with a huge frothy white head. Immediate spices on the nose with yeasy esters overflowing. Taste is smooooooooth, but you can taste a little hotness in the finish. Soft spice again, but flowery notes overdubbing this brew.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
drowland (6049) - Valdosta, Georgia, USA - AUG 4, 2009
Had on tap at the brewpub. It was a bit spicy and slightly overbearing for the style, but really not too bad.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
esjaygee (3903) - Oak Creek, Wisconsin, USA - JUL 5, 2009
On tap at Ale Asylum brewpub. Dark amber with a long lasting creamy tan head that leaves some patches of lacing. Aroma of dark fruit, spicy Belgian yeast, sugar and mild banana. Flavors of Belgian yeast, dark fruit, spice and malt. Body is smooth yet a touch grainy and it finishes up moderately dry with some spicy fruit mixed in.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Petrucci914 (910) - Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA - JUN 21, 2009
On tap at the Asylum. Pours a hazy golden color with a small soapy head. Aroma is grainy, slight citrus, orange zest, banana, and spices. Taste is much the same. Very easy drinking but nothing special, as are most Belgians these days.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bu11zeye (11943) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - SEP 30, 2008
(Draught) Pours a hazy amber with a small off-white head. Aroma of orange peel, grains of parasite, coriander, banana, and pears. Flavor of spicy yeast, orange peel, coriander, raisins, and caramel malt.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
keoki182 (305) - West Bend, Wisconsin, USA - JAN 20, 2008
A decent Belgian ale...light reddish in color with sweet malt aroma. Nice and drinkable, but I preferred the Diablo.


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