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RATINGS: 980   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.65   EST. CALORIES: 330   ABV: 11%
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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.


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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bitter (1136) - Henderson, Nevada, USA - AUG 24, 2004
on draft stones 8th ann: poured slightly cloudy yellow small white head. not much nose...some dull hop yeasty frank and beans , slight lemon zest. mouth goes down with a lightness, slightly less hopped then i expected, some suttle spicy notes and the old piece of plywood outback. way to thin for the style, unbelievable its 10%....this was the last beer of the day, maybe i had the brain scramble. but i wasnt all that impresssed and it surely didnt remind me of a belgian beer. need to try this again in the future to rerate.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BrockLanders (772) - Panama City, Florida, USA - AUG 12, 2004
The guy from Hi-Times wines suggested this one to finish out my case. I’ll have to thank him next time I order. Cloudy/copper appearance with white head. big bubbles of carbonation. coriander/orange peel in the aroma...something that I find very nice. The flavors pretty much match the aroma in this one. nice earthy hops on this one, especially in the finish. very sharp mouth feel. Some candy/spicy aromas appeared as it warmed. I liked it a lot. Should probably get some more for the long haul.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
blank (996) - Austin, Texas, USA - JUL 26, 2004
a lot of bubble gum, but in a very good way. typical strong belgium citrus flavors, but very light and sweet for the style.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
HopsOrDie (687) - New Lenox, Illinois, USA - JUL 17, 2004
Hazy orange in color with little carbonaation. Smells a lot like orange juice. Flavor is very similar to a tamed screwdriver. Alcohol is very well hidden, but this is way too much orange for me.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Dough77 (821) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - JUL 17, 2004
Spices coat this beer up and down. Very complex tasting with light malts, sugary, and fruits. Overall this beer was very enjoyable, excited to see what time will do to this one.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Hopistotle420 (1178) - Amherst, Massachusetts, USA - JUN 29, 2004
Spicy coriander, malt, sweet, yeast, estery nose. Clear golden orange hue. Nearly white-ish head, mostly diminishing, with slight lacing. Pale candy sugar, obvious dose of coriander, light malts, faintly vinous, light to medium bodied, crisp, clean and faintly alcoholic, quick, dry finish. Very drinkable for its weight. The more AleSmith I drink, the more I love it. WHen is it coming out EAST!

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
brucebeacher (16) - Ontario, CANADA - JUN 27, 2004
Found this beer a little sweet , but still very tasty. Nice clean finish with this Ale was very pleasing. Also liked the spicy taste.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
erway (1004) - Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA - JUN 20, 2004
A very deep golden with a nice fluffy head. A very sweet malty aroma with a backing of spicy hops and candi sugar. VERY SWEET. Not bad but really sweet. Spicy as well with a bit of hops on the back of the tongue. Finishes strong in alcohol. A fine beer but not my cup of tea.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
scraff (2121) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - JUN 15, 2004
Hazy golden yellow, fizzy white head. Nose is spicy corriander, sweet orange peel, pear, fuzzy fruit, and fresh bread dough. Very Belgian like tripel flavors of all of the above with some alcohol shining through. Medium to full-bodied, soft carbonation, smooth, sweet, spicy finish. Nice....

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
OKBeer (1170) - Halifax, Nova Scotia, CANADA - JUN 14, 2004
2004 Mondial de la Biere Ratebeer Gathering at Tiggmtl’s. Golden/orange colour with minimal white fizzy head. Aroma of orange, spice, coriander, alcohol, and caramel. Flavours of light caramel, orange, coriander, and yeast. Alcohol bitter finish. Medium to full bodied and slightly syrupy. Thanks to CaptainCougar for this treat.


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