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RATINGS: 43   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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Every beer drinker deserves a happy ending. Enjoy the slightly sweet finish of this Belgian Abbey just before you emrace the subtle spicy aroma and flavor of the next one.


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
MikeHernandez (50) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - DEC 1, 2006
Smell of cloves, medium bodied, average carbonation. Can taste cloves, alcohol, and a hint of bread. Fantastic!

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ughsmash (7099) - Pewaukee, Wisconsin, USA - NOV 26, 2006
On tap at the Ale Asylum. Poured a hazy, darker, murky brown with a light ring of off-white head. Almost sickeningly-sweet aroma with pears, some darker fruits, and peppery spices. Flavor also found bunches of sweet fruits and peppery spices that rose in prominence as this warmed up.. rather complex, but again too sweet for me. Flowed somewhat well on the palate but was hard to drink a lot of.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
GeneralGao (3614) - Iowa City, Iowa, USA - NOV 22, 2006
Draught at the brewery tasting room. Hazy ornage-brown with thin white head that didnít leave any lace. Spicy, fruity aroma with subdued banana and clove accents. Flavor was similar with a warm splash of alcohol.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
heemer77 (5096) - Urbandale, Iowa, USA - OCT 22, 2006
On tap at the brewpub. The body was light copper colored with a creamy off white head on top. The aroma was lots of banana with some cinnamon. As it warmed I thought it smelled more of bubblegum. The taste was bananas and cinnamon spice. There was a little grassy funk in the finish. This was very drinkable.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
TheDean (786) - MIlwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 11, 2006
I like belgians, and this is no exception. Has a taste of bananna - either that or iíve just had too many. Tasty and beautiful.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
jewedekind (450) - Middleton, Wisconsin, USA - SEP 24, 2006
Extra points for the name alone! A fair lookig little lassy with a reddish glow. A fruity basket with enough vinous notes for interest. Finishes dry enough to sweep out the fruit leaving a note of brandy. Fine. On my second try was not as good though.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
JPDIPSO (4956) - Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 28, 2006
Hazy golden color with a moderate off-white head. Aromas of pale malt, mild herbal and floral hops, white pepper and touches of citrus along with an attic dryness. Flavor of pale malt and mild spices, including pepper and light clove. Light and airy. Linger is of pale malt and a mild herbal essence. A fine abbey ale.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bockyhorsey (2609) - Mesa, Arizona, USA - AUG 11, 2006
Sample @ Brewery. Like the Diablo this beer is about a spice ale for aroma and flavor. Some fermantaion in aroma. This one seemed little smoother on the palate. Amber body with off white head.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DavidP (1747) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - JUL 16, 2006
Clear brown body. Caramel brown malt aroma. The flavor has some sweet caramel backing and has a dried leaf hopping along a light alcohol pepper.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
1FastSTi (3334) - Glendale, Wisconsin, USA - JUL 16, 2006
UPDATED: FEB 12, 2007 Pours to a deep chestnut body with a white head. The aroma is roasty iced tea and lightly yeasty and earthen spicyness. The flavor is toasty roasted iced tea, light Belgian spicyness. The palate is moderate with a nice texture and density. 7, 3, 7, 3, 14 = 3.4

Resampled at 10th Annual Mid*Winter Brewfest. 6, 4, 7, 4, 13 = 3.4


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