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RATINGS: 12   MEAN: 3.7/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
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Honoring traditional Belgian processes, Or de Belgique is the "Gold of Belgium" made here in Minnesota. Bursting with tropical fruit flavors and rich aroma, this sophisticated and balanced beer is the perfect beverage to accompany a special night out. Lending a touch of sweetness to acidic or bitter dish and cleansing the palate between bites of rich meats and dessert.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Nuffield (3772) - Roseville, Minnesota, USA - JAN 31, 2014
UPDATED: SEP 30, 2014 Such a big orange color! Vigorous hop presence. Moderate bitterness infusion. O.k. I hadn’t heard of this brewery before now. (on tap at Winter Beer Dabbler, January 2014). // Bubblegum and grassy notes in a slightly hazy yellow beer; sweet, quite sweet. (At Ale Jail Anniversary Party 2014)

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
commonmac (614) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAR 21, 2014
Large bottle purchased at Haskells. Tulip glass. Really attractive amber-orange color. Lots of sweetness. Impressed by the Belgian style representation. Smell predominately syrup-like dark fruit. Really enjoy the finish. Almost a vibrant Belgian strong ale. Refreshing, tart, good. This MN ale could hold its own at a festival in Brugges.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
arminjewell (8522) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - NOV 3, 2013
Pour on tap at APN, hazy orange pour with thin white head, aroma brought notes of sugary citrus, orange, hints of grass, touch of earth, hints of white fruits, slight notes of red fruits as well in there. Taste is a mix of red fruits, slight spice, grass, orange and grapefruit notes, hints of grain, caramel, and toffee notes, finishing fairly sweet, sugary. Way too sweet.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
baraciisch (2256) - California, USA - DEC 27, 2014
Hazy burnt orange in color... Aroma of candied sugar, overripe bananas, caramel... Flavor is sweet and syrupy, lots of candied fruits, citrus, banana, sticky toffee and light spices... Finishes a little thinner... Solid beer ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BeerKurve (518) - - SEP 7, 2013
Cloudy dark yellow color with a fizzy head that turns filmy & higher in volume with a high amount of carbonation. Lacing retention is also pretty good. Aroma of lemon zest, cloves, bananas, cracked peppers, and pale malts. Flavors of yeast, cracked peppers, lemony zest, bananas, cloves, bubblegum and malts. Body is moderate in weight, lightly carbonated and rather smooth. Great tasting beer!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ericular (768) - Minnesota, USA - FEB 4, 2015
Sampled at Northgate Liqours tasting. This was nice, slick, and dry. Very sweet, with a nice finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BVery (7681) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - JUL 13, 2013
Tap at All Pints North 2013 in Duluth, MN. Hazy deep yellow pour with a small head. Tropical fruit, syrupy, and a touch of yeast. Quite enjoyable.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
commonshawn (608) - Minnesota, USA - JUL 18, 2013
UPDATED: MAR 21, 2014 Big bottle, which was very hard to open. Dark orange, small head. Strong Dark fruit and funky aroma. Yeasty flavor with dark fruit. Good but finish is not perfect. I liked it better when I had it at a beer festival.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TheHOFF43 (1771) - Robbinsdale, Minnesota, USA - JUL 23, 2013
Sample at APN. Pour is golden, lots of malts. alcohol is well hidden by the belgian flavors. Solid.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JK (4865) - St. Louis Park, Minnesota, USA - AUG 25, 2013
All Pints North 2013.Orange color. Sweet with yeast, some citrus, and sugar. High abv is well hidden.

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