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This is the AleSmith incarnation of a Belgian Strong Ale. Horny Devil is an authentic Belgian Style ale, from the Belgian candi sugar right down to the yeast, a Belgian strain from a Trappist monastery in Belgium. In addition to the malts, candi sugar and fresh hops, there is also a little added twist from coriander seeds, which impart a refreshing citrus flavor to an outstanding ale. Belgian ale lovers around the world have raved about Horny Devil, and you will too.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
11026 (1772) - Alabama, USA - DEC 3, 2004
Bottle sampled at Marinaro500’s gathering. The last of the ratings to enter from the beerfest!!!! Nice light amber color. Sugary and spices in aroma. Tons of candi sugar in taste, somewhat overpowering. Very smooth body. Pleasant but too dominant on the sugar.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
YogiBeera (2493) - New Jersey, USA - DEC 8, 2004
Nice amber color. Bread and dough nose - yeah yeast is all over here. Also raison, marcipan - almost like amaretto taste with a peppery long lasting finish. Yummie

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
meathookjones (245) - Sterling, Virginia, USA - DEC 3, 2004
This one came in a very cool looking 750ml capped bottle. In the goblet this looked a cloudy golden orange color with a small white head that dropped to a light bubbly cap. Very nice lacing was left around the goblet as it was consumed. The nose was filled with spice, coriander I am guessing along with a slight sweetness. The taste was very similar as a fruit sweetness was backed by spiciness and a bit of alcohol. There was also a slightly bitter aftertaste as well. Mouthfeel is full and rich, as most Alesmith offerings are. Overall this is a very interesting beer that is tasty but the drinkability is hindered by the over use of spice as is wears on you by the end of the bottle.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
haddon90 (1490) - Denver, Colorado, USA - DEC 1, 2004
Bottle at RFD, Washington, D.C. Shared this with Jeremy, and a nice surprise to see on the East Coast. Cloudy amber color. Nice aroma of honey, spices, and assorted fruit scent. RIch, malty flavor. Spices and fruits come through, and there is a slight alcohol presence. Overall, a really decent beer. Alesmith continues to impress!

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
pivo (2585) - GERMANY - DEC 28, 2004
Cinnamon spicy nose, dark amber color, low head. Caramelly malt with some orange and sweet sugary-ness. Some spice at the end. Very Belgian-like indeed. Heavy, thick and complex, and well balanced. Very respectable beer.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hayden1215 (321) - Ohio, USA - JAN 10, 2005
Hazy orange in color. Aroma is malt, fruit and sweetness, light hops. Flavor is sweet, with notes of honey. Alcohol does come through. Finish is slightly sweet. Very good.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Darkover (1518) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - DEC 10, 2004
Light amber color with a small beige head. Aroma of candy, spices, yeast and hops. Tastes almost like a sweet bellgian witt.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
3fourths (8228) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - JAN 9, 2005
750mL. Slightly murky orange with low carbonation and a small white head. Sweet and spicy nose with coriander, white wine, pears and light alcohol. Thick and sticky texture, syrupy sweet spicy malts, honey, corn bread. Could use more carbonation, that would set this up like a mig sticky malty trippel or something similar. Good enough, definitly drinkable.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
frylock (1135) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - JAN 10, 2005
Golden color with a thin white head. Aroma of corriander, white grapes and semi sweet malts. Pretty sweet initially with some herbal notes, lots of corriander in the finish.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
omhper (19953) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - NOV 28, 2004
Bottled. Hazy pale amber. Honey aroma. Sweet with some butterscoth and syrupy almond. Rich soft maltsleads to a grassy finish. Flavourful, but the sweetness overpowers a lot of the good stuff beneath.


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