Brewed by Brasserie Lefebvre
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Rebecq-Quenast, Belgium


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RATINGS: 687   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.49/5   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
Bottle conditioned. Keg: Filtered
Previously known as Winter Bok
ABV 8%-8.5%.
Because the warrior needs to rest in winter as well, the Lefebvre Brewery has produced for you, from October to February, a winter Barbăr Brassin.
Issue of high fermentation, Barbăr winter Brassin is a brown ale containing Honey (2,5%). It is consumed cold, at approximately 5°C.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Johnstledger8 (705) - Dublin, IRELAND - OCT 24, 2015
Bottle. Pours a dark reddish brown with a fading light brown bubbly head. Aroma of honey, red fruits, molasses, woody. Taste is nuts, honey, red fruits, caramel, dark fruits, fig. Hard carbonation, watery to oily mouthfeel.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MelvinKalksma (860) - UTRECHT, NETHERLANDS - OCT 23, 2015

Honey, dark fruits, malt, spices, yeast, caramel. Might be hinting a bit too much at the sour fruits.

Ruby/brown beer with a big beige head.

Starts with sweet caramel and honey, moves to mild bitter/sour dark fruits.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Kita (1866) - Koper, SLOVENIA - OCT 20, 2015
Bottle, 0.33l. Pours clear deep brown color with thin creamy off-white head and fizzy visible carbonation. Aroma of honey, yeast, alcohol, dark fruits and herbs. Taste starts with sweet honey, candy sugar and toasted malt, following is grainy and fruity, mouthfeel is spicy and warming, while finish is mild bitter. Full body, thick texture and fizzy carbonation in palate. Bee killer...

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
StoutHead (943) - DENMARK - OCT 18, 2015
Bottle. Pours a deep red colour with a bubbly off-white head. Aroma of malt, spices and yeast. Taste is of malt, honey, yeast, fruits and caramel. Medium body and high carbonation. Quite sweet. Not bad but the honey makes it less...good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jonas (6698) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - OCT 16, 2015
Bottle. Pours dark brown with a tan head. Preserved fruit, caramel and roast aroma. Medium to light, lightfooted body. Flavor is a bit shy, nice sugarroasted nut finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Vincent68 (677) - Nitra, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - OCT 6, 2015
Fľaša 330 ml zo supermarketu. Tmavá, takmer nepriehľadná v svetle načervenalá farba, hustá jemná nahnedlá pena, sladkastá aróma. Stredná rezkosť, sladkosť, slad, v pozadí med, sušené slivky.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lilja (2666) - Malmö, SWEDEN - AUG 28, 2015
Smak och doft av karamell, brunt socker, plommon, inlagda päron, kryddor, jäst, bröd med toner av honung och läkerol special. Stor sötma, rund och len, fruktig med fin beska. Hade med fördel lagrats nĺgra ĺr.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Hopkikker (24) - Lommel, BELGIUM - AUG 19, 2015
Black color with brown foam, lots of honey in the aroma, some spices too, taste of roasted bread, alcoholic, caramel, prominent honey taste, dry aftertaste, honey especially present in the warm aftertaste, too bad that the foam goes away rather quickky

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
altonbrownd (5447) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - AUG 14, 2015
Bottle in Brussels. Dark brown body with slight head. Nose is yeasty. Taste also of malts, sweet, caramel. Honey in there too. Nice finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Flanfl (613) - Bordeaux, FRANCE - JUL 18, 2015
Black body, pour like soda, no head really fizzy. Aroma of caramel, honey, fruits and alcohol. Flavour is sweet as well. Caramel, honey, spices, fruits and alcohol. Medium body, high carbo. Sweet medium alcoholic finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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