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Brewed by Brouwerij Slaghmuylder
Style: Abbey Dubbel
Ninove, Belgium

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RATINGS: 74   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
reakt (950) - Greater London, - APR 16, 2010
Bottle from Dranken Geers, upon recommendation of Duff (about 2 years old with a best before ’09).
Poured reddish brown with a thin beige head. Displayed some obvious signs of age but retained many of the aforementioned qualities I see below. Dark malts, slightly bready, some caramel/candi sugar sweetness and a hint of fruit. Had developed quite a strong brett character which was lovely, in fact it was like an Orval dubbel, although a tiny bit thin on the palate. I expected it to be ruined after sitting in my flat for two years but it was still really nice.


3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Excalibur123 (152) - Soria, SPAIN - JUN 10, 2014
Muestra color ámbar claro, generosa cabeza de espuma beige que perdura largo tiempo en la copa; aromas a malta tostada, caramelo y frutos secos, en boca entrada suave con notas a pan tostado y un tanto maltosa, cuerpo ligero y carbónico medio, al final se torna un tanto aguada y el pos gusto es demasiado amargo y seco; afortunadamente hay mejores cervezas belgas de doble fermentación

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tderoeck (4861) - Gent, BELGIUM - NOV 5, 2012
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.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
rand (1300) - SWITZERLAND - NOV 11, 2011
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.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
faroeviking (10289) - FAROE ISLANDS - MAY 19, 2011
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.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MoritzF (8562) - Bochum, GERMANY - MAR 21, 2011
(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

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jonas (5694) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - FEB 1, 2011
Bottle, Drongens Plezierke. Vinous raisin and plum aroma. Light chocolate and wood. Hazy red, creamy off-white layer. Dry minerally yeast edges, raisins, wood, orangepeel notes. Dry mouthfeel, sparkly, medium body. Light caramel aftertaste. Well balanced and tasty and surprisingly fresh for a Dubbel. Thanks Pivnizub!

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
pivnizub (8919) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - AUG 12, 2010
Bottle: Deep amber coloured, cloudy, floaties visible, small lacy foamy layer; slight sweet fruity nose, accompanied by caramelly flavours; moderate to solid sweet and light sourish flavours, medium bodied; delicate sourish traces in the sweet caramelly finish. Good.....

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
dEnk (3833) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - MAY 12, 2010
Deep brown, red glow, large tanned head. Aroma of red fruits, wine, caramel, some yeast and faint citrus, seems rich. Flavour is way thinner than expected, some fruity sweetness, some dry bitterness, but overall simply lacking flavour.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
harrisoni (13844) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - APR 4, 2010
33cl bottle from Dranken Geers. Brownish red clear, thick beige head. It’s a decent dubbel with some lovely brown malts and some very good hops actually. Little bit of fruit too. Very good malts though.


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