tderoeck (6158) - Gent, BELGIUM - NOV 5, 2012
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
21/X/2012 - 33cl bottle as "Drongens Plezierke" from Willems (Grobbendonk) @ home - BB: XII/12 (2012-1160)
Little cloudy reddish brown beer, big creamy off-white head, stable, adhesive. Aroma: pretty sweet, sugary, lots of dried fruits, bit dusty, caramel, somewhat fruity. MF: ok carbon, medium body. Taste: citrus in the start, dried fruits, raisins, grains, oat, caramel, orange peel. Aftertaste: little bitter, hoppy, bit soapy, hint of sugar, raisins and dried fruits.
Bragesnak (5395) - Aarhus, DENMARK - APR 23, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
From Beermania, Brux, B.
Brown with beige head. Aroma of malt and yeast. Flavour of caramel and dried fruit.
Earlier Rating: 11/15/2009 Total Score: 3.3
From Beer Mania, Brussels, Belgium.
Brown with beige head. Aroma of malt and yeast. Flavor is caramel, metal, cane sugar and fruit.
oldrtybastrd (3222) - Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA - NOV 27, 2011
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours a medium golden brownish color. Aromas of fruit, yeast and some pepper. Flavors are sour, yeasty, and a touch of sweetness at the finish.
Benzai (9929) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - NOV 18, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle @ home, shared with my dad. Nice dark brown / amber color with a red glare coming through. Smell malts, grains and some sweetness. Taste some sourness, malts and also some sweet (sugar?) hints. Unbalanced imo. Soft carbo, medium body.
rand (1297) - SWITZERLAND - NOV 11, 2011
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle 33 cl "Drongens plezierke" 7,5% ABV from Willems - Grobbendonk (B). Red-brown with nice beige and unctuous foam, sticking to the glass. Fruity malt, sweetness of sugar-caramel, cream, chocolate. The taste is unctuous of roasted, sugar, toffy and chocolate with a good acidulity. Low bitterness, hoppy perfume and roasted. Tasty.
wekker84 (1850) - etten-leur, NETHERLANDS - SEP 12, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
330 ml bottle a dark brown colored beer with a white head aroma malts caramel spicy and dark fruits flavor malts caramel brown sugar dark fruits spicy and some hops
Bart (2938) - Brussels, BELGIUM - SEP 2, 2011
3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Darker brown coloured beer with average carbonation and a small off-white head. Roasted bitter malty hinted aroma. Medium to full palate. Finish is slightly roasted, malty with some bitter hints. Ok.
Earlier Rating: 3/30/2008 Total Score: 3.7
Dark brown coloured beer with almost no carbonation and a large off-white head. Sweet sour fruity and malty aroma. Full palate. Finish is bitter, malty, somewhat sharper with fruity, fresh sour special touches. Very nice.
faroeviking (10284) - FAROE ISLANDS - MAY 19, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Botella, as "Drongens Plezierke". Unclear red-brown colour with a big beige head, lasting fairly well, ok lacing. Sweet fruity grape/wine lightly tart like bit alco aroma, pleasant. Good mouthfeel. Darkish fruity bit yeasty caramel flavour with some alcohol, bit spice, sort of wine like towards the finish. Strange abbey dubbel.
Yves (2524) - Turnhout, BELGIUM - MAR 30, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Clear brown coloured beer with large brownish head and only few carbonation. Malty sweet aroma. Full bit creamy and sparkling palate. Finish is bitter hoppy sweet. Good one.
Earlier Rating: 4/2/2008 Total Score: 3.9
Darker amber coloured beer with medium white head. Buttery little sour aroma. Full palate. Sweet, malty finish. Very much liked this one.
MoritzF (8676) - GERMANY - MAR 21, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
(bottle, 33cl, as Drongens Plezierke, 7.5% abv, bought at Willems, Grobbendonk) Cloudy, dark amber to brown colour with a mid-sized tanned foamy head. Moderately sweet, slightly cara-malty aroma with notes of citrus and spicy, nettle-like hops. Mildly sweet flavour with a tinge of bitterness, medium bodied with a pleasantly carbonated mouthfeel. Malty, slightly caramelly taste with underlying citrus-fruity and mildly spicy accents; moderately sweet and slightly bitter finish with fruity and spicy hops. Pleasant. 21.III.11