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

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RATINGS: 632   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.


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3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sblsimone85 (293) - USA - DEC 9, 2012
Una birra molto particolare subito al naso prevale un aroma fruttato e uvoso, mentre al palato oltre il classico dolce di una dubbel belga si scorge molto deciso il miele. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
poech73 (215) - Nivelles, BELGIUM - DEC 14, 2014
@Palais du Houblon. Bière doucereuse et forte à la robe marron et au beau col épais crémeux dégageant des senteurs de grain torréfié, de céréales, de miel, de levure. La gorgée, assez aqueuse, fort douce, quasi sirupeuse, offre un maltage généreux en torréfaction avec un caractère cacaoté prépondérant accompagné de saveurs céréalières généreuses. Le houblonnage, plutôt discret à l’attaque, se révèle en arrière goût sur des notes fleuries et légèrement acre. Cette âcreté un peu surette rend la dégustation assez désaltérante. Heureusement car son ABV s’impose un peu trop vite à mon goût.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hawanna (2318) - GERMANY - DEC 12, 2014
0,33 l bottle from Biervana Honey, caramel, herbs, red-brown, hazy, frothy, tan foam, heavy cloying sweetness, lightly bitter, medium body, oily feel, sticky, fizzy, long finish,

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
HerrBierkoenig (350) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - DEC 8, 2014
From 0,33l bottle, BBD: 17032016. Pours hazy dark brown to black liquid, huge fizzy tan head, fell down imidiately. Aroma: red fruits, peach, strawberry, bubblegum, roasted malts, caramel, belgian phenols, Taste: medium to heavy sweet, medium bitter, light sour, red fruits, bubblegum, Palate: medium body, slick texture, fizzy carbonation (maked the beer undrinkable), long fruity bubblegum bitter finish, Overell: after removing carbonation, good drinkable unusual fruity ale.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mjik83 (641) - - DEC 5, 2014
- Alcoholpercentage van 8,5% - Redelijk biertje destijds gedronken - Niet verkeerd, maar heb naar mijn smaak veel lekkerder biertjes gedronken - Vandaar mijn niet al te hoge waardering uiteindelijk ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Kampfar (3) - Münster, GERMANY - NOV 19, 2014 does not count
On tap in Babar mug, dark brown beer, sweet smell of honey and malt, light brown head, full mouthtaste dominated by malt and honey, less hops and very less alcoholic taste, aftertaste with light hoppy dryness and rich of malty taste.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ippopotamo36 (350) - Rome, ITALY - NOV 10, 2014
0,33 bottle purchased and consumed in Kosovo. Pours the closest brown can come to black, creamy beige head. Nose is fresh juicy figs, chestnuts honey, a hint of caramel. Mouth: highly carbonated. Good body although it stays easy-drinking. Some spices, sweet overall mouth with a slight bitter end and aftertaste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rikstar (915) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 26, 2014
Bij jp van de tap. Zwart met een witte kraag. Geur is zoet met cassis. Smaak zoet met bubblegum en parfum. Body is matig.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ZodiacM (140) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 18, 2014
Geschonken uit een beugelfles, een donkerbruin bier met bijna witte schuimkraag. Eerder een dunkler bock dan een belgian strong ale. Geur van mout en noten. Smaak van gebrande mout, bloemen, sinasappel en heel licht honing. De nasmaak is zoetig, mn door de sinasappel. Een bijzondere bok, prettig van smaak door de smaak en afdronk.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Franksv6 (267) - Tiel, NETHERLANDS - OCT 18, 2014
Dark brown beer with a large beige head that quickly disappears, medium carbonation. Taste is fruity, caramel, dark fruits and natural honey. Nice.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rarbring (1533) - Linköping, SWEDEN - OCT 18, 2014
Overall: Perfume, molasses, oranges.
Note: On-tap at a De Klomp tasting. Reviewed 2014-10-18.


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