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

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RATINGS: 115   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.71   EST. CALORIES: 420   ABV: 14%
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Land van Mortagne, aged on oak Pomerol wine barrels.


LarsEngen's rating

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
LarsEngen (366) - Sandvika, - JAN 12, 2013
50 cl bottle from Vinmonopolet enjoyed at home. Pours murky dark brown with a one finger brown head that leaves some lacing. Aroma of dark fruits, figs, raisin etc. Taste is medium sweet, medium bitter, light sourness and some salty aftertaste. Full body and a bit oily texture. Some alcohol warmness butt 14% is hidden quite well. Nice one


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
adnielsen (9247) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - OCT 18, 2014
Bottle @ home, thanks to Lukaduke for sending! Pours a deep orangish red appearance with a lasting, foamy, dark brown head. Really complex nose. Cinnamon, plums, prunes, red grapes, apples, dark chocolate, and caramel in the the nose. The spicy cinnamon booze in the nose comes off like a mild form of Goldschläger. Medium body. There is some note of the booze but it’s not too strong. Kind of tastes like a tannic red wine that has some additional brown sugar and toffee. A fair amount of dark fruits as well as leather. The carbonation is a little dull. Some light oxidation. A little bit of residual sugar in the mouth after the finish. Damn, this is fine beer.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dfinney23 (1731) - Houston, Texas, USA - SEP 30, 2014
Pours deep ruby with a thin head. By far the closest thing to port I’ve ever had in a beer. Interesting and tasty, though certainly not a traditional quad.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
berntholer (943) - Antwerp, BELGIUM - AUG 24, 2014
light beige head, thick CO2 bubbles, some lacing. brown colour. aroma candysugar, vanilla, hint garlicy. taste is sweetish, vanilla, dates, raisins with a slight roasted finish, sweet ending. quite dense mouthfeel, soft carbonation. what? an alvinne beer without gushing and without morpheus yeast characteristics in your face?! like!! bottle 50cl

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
RW80 (645) - NETHERLANDS - AUG 10, 2014
Appearance: Dark ruby red with hardly a head Aroma: port, dry sherry, dates, prunes and red berries Taste: Follows the Aroma, very Sherry like but so balanced were the sweet fruityness with a few sour trones and with some nice oak tones in the finish. medium body and carbonation is allmost nonexistant. This is very good, allthough not for everyone and so so looking. Quite Port like but quite amazing. How the balanced while keeping a nice complexity.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mikske79 (1246) - Puerto Plata, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - AUG 6, 2014
Een bier met een complexe maar heel lekkere smaak, een aanrader om eens te proberen

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Habanero (2663) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - JUN 17, 2014
Bottled. Pours hazy amber with an average off-white head. Aroma with notes of dark dried fruits, red grapes, molasses, wood, and caramel. Sweet flavor that ends up more dry with bitter notes and some alcohol Medium bodied, oily texture and soft carb. A very nice Barley.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
GRM (3019) - Aylmer, Quebec, CANADA - JUN 5, 2014
Brown bottle, 50 cl, lot 573, best before AVR 2017, via Importations Privées Bièropholie (merci Hughes!), savoured on June 5 2014; eye: woody, molasses, slight wild yeasts, light alcohol, light ink, light soy sauce, toffee; mouth: woody, molasses, ink, soy sauce, alcohol, light fig, toffee, finale in molasses with woody presence, full body, average carbonation, mildly sweet, lightly silky texture; overall: quite fine FRANÇAIS Bouteille brune, 50 cl, lot 573, meilleure avant AVR 2017, via Importations Privées Bièropholie (merci Hughes!), savourée le 5 juin 2014; œil : brun sale, trouble, petit anneau de mousse beige, pas de dentelle; nez : boisé, mélasse, très léger levures sauvages, léger alcool, léger encre, léger sauce soya, toffee; bouche : boisé, mélasse, encre, sauce soya, alcool, léger figue, toffee, finale en mélasse avec présence boisée, corsée, carbonatation moyenne, moyennement sucrée, texture légèrement soyeuse; en résumé : bien bon

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Holmen1 (2546) - 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
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Holmen2 (1016) - NORWAY - MAY 1, 2014
Dark ruby, beige head. Aroma of port, dry sherry, dates, prunes and red berries. Sinilar taste, with gooseberry and red currant squash. Hint of juicy sourness in aftertaste.

4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
peremora71 (13) - - FEB 27, 2014
Perfecta. L’envelliment a la bota mata les notes dissonants típiques dels llúpols belgues. Graduació engayosa


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