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RATINGS: 265   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.32/5   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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During the fermentation of the first batch of this Abbey-style dubbel, the yeast «died» and was «resurrected» by brewer Chris Cashell. This beer is not unlike those that certain Belgian monks have been brewing since the 16th century. Made with five types of barley malt and lots of sugar, this beer is quite strong and flavorful, without being too sweet.


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3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
dwissm1 (22) - Maryland, USA - APR 17, 2011
A good, rich Belgian beer. Only found it in a liter bottle, so I split it with friends. Great sipper, very rich brown color and sweet flavor. Compared to a Belgian, in a blind taste test, most people wouldnt know if it was imported or made in Baltimore.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Msdrbeat (445) - East Lansing, USA - AUG 10, 2016
On tap at Old Town Pour House. Pours brown with white head. Earthy yeasty aroma. Bitter taste that lingers with a hint of fruit.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
JoeBrewer (3) - Havre de Grace, Maryland, USA - JUL 23, 2016 does not count
Wow. I asked the server for this beer and she said it was an Amber Ale. Much to my surprise, this was an outstanding Belgian.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
stevoj (3841) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JUL 10, 2016
UPDATED: JUL 11, 2016 Can from JP’s Wine &Spirits. Clear ruby/amber with thick giant head that subsides. Musty, dusty aroma Not getting too many dubbel notes, minor brown sugar, yeast accents here and there, but kind of bland overall.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Emeister84 (2029) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JUN 18, 2016
Aromas of sweet grain, caramel, sweet raisin. Clear orange-amber with a mostly lasting off-white head. Pretty dry, fruity, bready, subtle spice, subtle corn. Medium bodied.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
bigguns22 (774) - Maryland, USA - JUN 13, 2016
Pour is dark Amber with a large cream to tan head. Aroma is malty and a little spicy with notes of yeast. A touch bitter with hops and malts both showcased well.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
katrinaez (1251) - norristown, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 10, 2016
Yeasty aroma matched by it’s medium thick yeasty taste. Nice citrusy aftertaste. Drinkable. Can.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rosskyle (513) - - MAY 26, 2016
Served on tap Thames Street Oyster House. Red color with an off white head. Slightly sweet aroma. Malt grain flavor. Medium body. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
FROTHINGSLOSH (6615) - GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 15, 2016
Sampled on draft at the brewpub this beer poured a hazy caramel-brown color with a medium sized creamy orange-white head that left good lacing. The aroma was faint but had malty, toffee and dark fruit notes. The flavor malty and toasty with toffee, dark fruit and a medicinal presence that grew. Long finish. Medium body. Ok but I expect better in this style.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
OsuStu (212) - - FEB 24, 2016
UPDATED: APR 21, 2016 Draft. Amber color with a negligible white head. Aroma of caramel, oats, and some dried cherries. Taste is about the same, not very complex. Some unpleasant Mouthfeel is sticky.

3.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Bricks (956) - Delaware, USA - JAN 16, 2016
Great dark reddish color, very little head. Smells of malt, candy. Tastes bready, not the smoothest drinkable beer. It’s good.


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