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Brewed by Brouwerij Van Steenberge
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Ertvelde, Belgium

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RATINGS: 1084   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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Sinds 1295 wordt Augustijn gebrouwen volgens de eewenoude traditie van de paters Augustijnen. Dit authentieke kloosterbier met nagisting op fles, zal u door zijn volle smaak en fraaie kleur keer op keer weten te verrassen.


3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
TtV (203) - Nijmegen, NETHERLANDS - MAY 8, 2015
Bottle 33cl. Yellow, gold with a white head. The aroma is a little sweet and has malt hints. Nothing too special. Same goes for the taste. It’s all a little flat: some mild sweetness and bitterness. The spicy aftertaste is most striking.

2.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 5/20
cafetheseus (1) - tilburg, NETHERLANDS - MAY 8, 2015 does not count
Lekkere volle smaak, alcohol aanwezig in aroma en smaak. Mooie heldere kleur. Beetje slap schuim.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Sten (695) - Westerlo, BELGIUM - MAY 6, 2015
Pale golden coloured beer with a small and fast diminishing white head. Aroma is sweet and slightly alcoholic. Flavour is medium sweet, acidic and has some hints of citrus. (Bottle 33cl)

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
minutemat (2252) - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, ENGLAND - MAY 4, 2015
330ml bottle from Saveur-Biere.com. Pours hazy gold with off-white head. Lots of candi sugar and sweet yeast, verging into triple territory. Decent and enjoyable.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ClubGonzo (4548) - Bergen, NORWAY - APR 27, 2015
Bottle. Pours a deep clear golden body with a large white head. Nose is white sugar, mild banana, Belgian estery yeast tones, pale malts and hints of straw and honey. Taste is pale malts, white sugar, Belgian yeast, honey and hints of banana, straw and faint metallic grassy tones. Medium body, high carbonation. A pretty spot-on Belgian blonde. Nothing spectacular, but a very well-made brew with plenty of drinkability.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Shark_Pants (396) - AUSTRALIA - APR 22, 2015
330ml bottle. Golden colour with large rocky belgian head. Vegetal aromas with honey, spices and booze. The taste has the honey, maltiness, a little earthiness and suggested vegetal characteristics. Medium bodied and peppery. If I was sitting in a cafe in Antwerp or Brussels, I would be quite happy to be sipping this.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Muggus69 (1409) - Yarram, Vic, AUSTRALIA - APR 22, 2015
330mL bottle BB 26/08/16 Typical looking Belgian blond - hazy golden body, good sized creamy white head. Reasonably good yeasty sort of nose - sweet ripe pears & apricot, clove & white pepper, sultana & pale dried fruits, doughy creamy sort of note, with a measure of light biscuity malts & pale sugars. Good mouthfeel, slightly creamy, carbonation somewhat higher than expected. Medium sweet palate, touch of candy sugar & pale malt upfront, leading onto ripe pear, and hints of tropical fruits, distinct dried fruit undertones with spicy yeasty phenolic notes towards the finish. Moderate finish, drying finish, just the slightest hint of warmth. Not bad, decent Belgian blond

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TimE (3971) - Tokyo, JAPAN - APR 21, 2015
Hazy golden color. Very carbonated rich lively mouth with cookies, pears and strong herbal notes. Decent.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
MarkoNm (1185) - Novo mesto, SLOVENIA - APR 16, 2015
Pours a hazy orangey golden color, topped with a sizeable white head. Malty aroma, some fruity and yeasty notes are present, also some spices later on. Taste follows the nose - malty, sweet, with quite some yeasty feel to it. Some bitterness and spices in the finish and a hint of alcohol. Not really what I like.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Brodzislaw (22) - POLAND - APR 5, 2015
Degustacja piwa, które nabyłem we wrześniu AD 2013 r. Data ważności do maja AD 2015. Piwo, które dojrzewa niczym wino. Kolor ten sam, jasny bursztyn. Piana z drobnych pęcherzy opadła do małej warstwy, pozostawiając wyraźny ślad na szkle. Aromat przypominający wino musujące z nutą białych owoców, winogron. W smaku również wytrawne z dodatkiem owoców. Goryczka podbita wysokim wysyceniem, odczuwana jest szczególnie na obrzeżach języka. Swoje 5 groszy dokłada spora zawartość alkoholu. Piwo w porównaniu do świeżego jest bardzo wytrawne a bardziej ukrytym alkoholem i mniej wyraźnym posmakiem drożdży na finiszu, tj. po wlaniu resztek z butelki do szkła.


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