Brewed by Dubuisson
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Pipaix, Belgium


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RATINGS: 557   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.95   EST. CALORIES: 390   ABV: 13%
Aging in oak barrels for 6 months gives this beer an uncommon smoothness and richness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Westmeister (2093) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - APR 6, 2014
2010 Vintage. Shared with some noncraft drinkers who loved. I also thought is was quite impressive. Dark brown red/orange pour with thinner white head. Smell is white wine, oak, ripe fruits (but on the light side; think tripel), some booze. Taste was white wine, with big oak barrel flavoring, vanilla, fruity light booze. Light carbonation with medium palate. Fine, fine beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Renobob (1186) - Besançon, FRANCE - MAR 25, 2014
Complexité entre la bière et le vin très intéressante pour cette bière de dégustation. Rondeur et corpulence très agréables. Super produit.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JulienHuxley (4243) - Trois-Rivières, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 8, 2014
750 ml bottle. Dark gold amber pour with thin bubbly white head. Aroma is really oaky, white wine notes, boozy fruits. Taste is quite tannic, very oaky, white wine flavors. Rich palate, quite thick. good carbonation. Original beer, don’t think I ever had anything quite like it. Good stuff.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Barrelbelly (706) - BELGIUM - MAR 7, 2014
Slightly sour aroma and taste. Yeast, malts, caramel, bread. Sweet and sour finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
9er (86) - Maryland, USA - MAR 2, 2014
UPDATED: JUN 11, 2015 I had this at cellar temperature at Monk’s cafe in Philly. This caramel malty brew with semi sweet bread and cereal dances on the tongue with a citrusy twinge. The alcohol is quite sufficient and the heavy mouth feel is deft with leathery carbonation. There is ginger essence and raisin, with a bourbon presence emanating from the wooden exposure. Nice to try.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ogivlado (6361) - Zagreb, CROATIA - FEB 21, 2014
Bottled 750ml. -from Svijet Piva Zagreb. Unclear amber coloured, medium to big off-white head, lots of small yeast particles floating all over the glass. Alcoholic and slight vinous fruity nose. Distinct wood notes with quite alcoholic and mild fruity taste. Some notes of yeast and spices. Dry alcoholic finish. Both of Bush (de Nuit and Prestige) beers were really great.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Lonick (790) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 16, 2014
Bottle, pours amber with an ever so slightly haze to it. A nose to die for, some slight fruit but also nuts (almonds) and hoppy. You get a big dollop of wood on the finish. The only unfortunate thing for this beer is the smell is better than the taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BastAnc (10) - BELGIUM - FEB 12, 2014
Bière très agréable! doit s’accompagner d’un bon plat idéalement au "Troll et Bush" si non Entre amis! il serait dommage de boire une si bonne bière seul!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
allmyvinyl (6343) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 8, 2014
Bottle at Craig’s. Pours clear golden amber, big off-white head. Sherry and dried fruit aromas, marzipan at the back. Taste is more of the same, combining with some woody notes. Clean finish, very nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Petkus331 (351) - Redford, Michigan, USA - FEB 7, 2014
A sweet aroma of bubblegum, banana, bitter hop. Appears clear copperish gold with a thin white ring of foam around the edge. Taste is of unrefined cane sugar followed by unbalanced hop bitterness.palate is ordinary. Overall, good, not great.

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