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Brewed by Picobrouwerij Alvinne
Style: Abt/Quadrupel
Moen, Belgium

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RATINGS: 113   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.7   EST. CALORIES: 420   ABV: 14%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Land van Mortagne, aged on oak Pomerol wine barrels.


4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
gEUS (1055) - Linden, BELGIUM - APR 15, 2013
UPDATED: JUL 11, 2013 tap @ borefts - taken from notes. Pours dark amber with small head - aroma of nuts, plums, raisins and some vinegar hints, alongside the touch of red grapes. Medium body, sweet , small madeira hint. Very drinkable, like! ----- Had the bottled version + another draft pour at Struise. Beautiful bourbon notes, toasty, bread and hints of caramel. Upped from 3.6 to a decent 4.2

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
VT (1413) - Quebec City, Quebec, CANADA - APR 29, 2013
750 ml bottle from czar at blind tasting. An opaque, orangeish brown with a nice beige head. Aroma is oak and vanilla. Flavor is vanilla, tons of fruits, burnt caramel, tons of oak. Finish is somewhat herbal, roasted. Touch of booze, but in a nice, warming way. Lingering hints of spices (cinnamon, coriander). Average body. Very, very solid offering!

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Foffern (1225) - Bodø, NORWAY - JUN 7, 2013
Bottle at home. Pours a clear deep reddish brown colour with a small coffee-beige head. Powerful and nice aroma dried fruits, sweet malt, caramel, alcohol and wood. Complex. The flavour starts as the aroma and even more like a proper dark and sweet Belgian ale. Suddenly the flavour ends with a lot of lingering wine berries. Has a rich and silky mouth feel, and a light bitterness. A fantasticly complex and balanced ale. Just wow!

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
KyotoLefty (6450) - Kyoto, JAPAN - SEP 16, 2013
Bottle shared by tderoeck. Pretty dark brown with red and thick lace. Winey nose, dreid fruit, oak, vanilla, chocolate, spices (nutmeg), mulled wine, apples. Sweet and fruity, jammy, with chocolate, some leather, grape, apple, wine. Super original and very complex.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
hopdog (8940) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 25, 2013
Bottle. Poured a brown color with amber edges and a small sized off white head. Dried banana chips, dark fruits, toffee, vanilla and some wood.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bartlebier (1718) - Belchum im Breisgau, GERMANY - JAN 28, 2014
(backlog ZBF 04/2013) from the DSB/Alv. ?tap train. Extremely well-rounded, bourban-barrel-inspired vanilla caramel malt profile, producing a wide range of smooth sweet chocolate and cake notes, truly a desert for any tasting session - near-cloying in that sweetness, with hops playing humble second fiddle to this explosion of aged malts.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Holmen1 (2467) - Stavanger, NORWAY - MAY 1, 2014
Flaske fra Belgisk Bryg, delt med Ovesen som avslutning på Holmens aktivitetsdag 1.mai-14: picobryggeriet Alvinne fortjener makrorenommé! dette er et superb øl med overveldende aroma og smak som minner om de fineste årgansportviner og -sherryer. Vinøs, kompleks og uhyre velbalansert. Ettersmak som varer og varer, uten å bli hverken vammel eller skarp. De 14 ligger bare som en diskret varme i bakgrunnen.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
txspartan (966) - Wilrijk, BELGIUM - APR 29, 2012
Fruity oak aroma. Rather complex, very heavy. Caramel, cloves, red berries.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
MaartenRF10 (1597) - Wageningen, NETHERLANDS - SEP 29, 2012
Draft @ BBF’12
Brown with red glow. Small, thin off-white head. Portlike taste, with hints of bourbon, vanilla, red wine. Smooth oily beer with smooth carbonation.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
thomat (2055) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - OCT 22, 2012
On tap @ BBF 2012. Dark amber with a tiny tan head. Fruity and sweet tones. Malt, fruit, oak and sweetness. Full body with a long, bitter sweet finish.


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