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


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RATINGS: 589   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.49   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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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 Barbãr Brassin.
Issue of high fermentation, Barbãr winter Brassin is a brown ale containing Honey (2,5%). It is consumed cold, at approximately 5°C.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 7/20
freretoc (441) - Besançon, FRANCE - JAN 23, 2014
Bu à le pression en 25cl, une couleur brune et pas de mousse, en bouche elle sent surtout le sucre, le sucre candy même à peine le malt, mais c’est vraiment trop trop trop écoeurant, au bout de deux gorgées je voulais la jeter !

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Zer0 (1125) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - JAN 22, 2014
Draught. Pours dark brown. Aroma is caramel, honey, malts and chocolate. Taste is quite sweet. Some yeast. Full bodied.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Iznogud (380) - CROATIA - JAN 10, 2014
Transfering data from personal beer file. I drank this beer a long time ago. I’ll update this rating if I have the chance to drink it again.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ferencmato (46) - SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JAN 6, 2014
Bottle. Dark ruby-brown with huge beige head. Strong sweet and fruity aroma, some honey, caramel and hints of alcohol. Taste of raisins, caramel, honey. Dry roasty bitterness after a while, but well balanced. Smooth, low carbo. Nice warm feel in throat as a bonus. Definitely not a summer beer, this was made for cold winter evenings.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
aumax1 (185) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - JAN 2, 2014
brune foncé en bouteille de 330ml. arome de raisin et de miel. fruité en bouche tres douce pour le niveau d’alcool. fait un peu pensé a du vin. intéressant et différant comme bière

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BREWMUSKCLES (2154) - New Jersey, USA - DEC 27, 2013
nice and fruity, bright with caramel. shortly after it does become a bit cloying. two stage sweet and then sweet with a bit of tart but not actually sour. easily satisfy then back off.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Shark_Pants (130) - AUSTRALIA - DEC 21, 2013
Dark brown, almost black pour. Aroma honeycomb, yeast, raisins, chocolate. Taste is sweet honey and malts. A lot of sweetness, not much dryness & bitterness to balance. Not too bad but I agree with the cold serving recommendation. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Gerbeer (1494) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 20, 2013
330 ml bottle. Pours a very dark brown (almost black) with light white head. Aromas o raisins, figs, spice, and roasted malts. Flavors of rich chewy toffee, dark fruit, nutty brownies and light spice. Slight sweetly. Quite warm with alcohol on the tongue and aftertaste, but very nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rok1024 (902) - Maribor, SLOVENIA - DEC 17, 2013
Dark brown towards black appearance with medium head. Roasted malts, medium sweet, overall good but not outstanding Winter Bock style beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
niquillis (783) - Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 29, 2013
On keg at congress, longton. Pours very dark ruby, no head. Prunes, spice , decent carbonation. A proper winter warmer

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