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Brouwerij Corsendonk
Brewed at Brasserie Du Bocq

Style: Abbey Dubbel
Turnhout, Belgium

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RATINGS: 1492   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.68   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle conditioned.
Marketed as Corsendonk Abbey Brown Ale in North America.
Launched 1982 by Jef Keersmaekers as Pater Noster. Brewed by Brasserie Du Bocq since launch.
Ingredients: Caramel, Pilsen and Munich barley malts, and Saaz, Kent and Hallertau hops
Brewed with roasted malt, hence its deep dark reddish colour. It is a mellow, dark, top-fermented beer, refermented and matured in the bottle to obtain a lively, bubbly beer with a rich head


ejdischer's rating

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
ejdischer (11) - Cromwell, Connecticut, USA - JAN 17, 2008
The beer that got me into Belgian’s. Bought it because it was $7 a bottle at a bar I was at and I had to try it. I loved everything about this beer. Raising come through as well as chocolate. Goes great with a chocolate chip cookie. Head retention great.


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ttoadee (787) - Austin, Texas, USA - MAR 1, 2015
Deep garnet pour, tight toffee colored head, decent lace. Nose is soft dark fruit and roasted grain. More sweet than bitter. Middle is raisins, plums , hint cherry, hint tobacco, and malt. A lot going on in there. Finish dries a little with a bittersweet send off. Very drinkable.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Fxschaeffer (9) - FRANCE - MAR 1, 2015 does not count
Une bien agréable brune à déguster bien fraîche. Pas trop typée elle plaira aux amateurs et aussi à ceux tentés de découvrir les bières brunes. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
mutz (668) - NETHERLANDS - FEB 12, 2015
Grote fles. Donkerbruine kleur met een goede plakkraag die lang blijft. Aroma van mout, niet erg spannend. Smaakt niet heel vol, wat zoet,zuur en bitter. Ik ben niet onder de indruk.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ysok02 (141) - MOns, BELGIUM - FEB 8, 2015
Robe brune. Nez sur les épices, le chocolat, le caramel. Bouche à l’attaque épicée, une touche de café, bulle discrète, finale épicée. Un brune épicée, agréable.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tlind2 (1202) - Helsinki, FINLAND - FEB 8, 2015
Bottle. Deep brown color, airy off-white head. Fairly dry, herbal tea aroma. Rich, sweet flavor that finishes with herbal, hoppy notes. Roasted malt. Full body, high carbonation. Would pair nicely with food.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Erzengel (4483) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - FEB 7, 2015
*Old rating, best before 04/12/09. Smooth and thick beer. Hints of alcohol, dried fruits, dark malt, caramel, not too sweet.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
macoidh (8) - - FEB 6, 2015 does not count
First off, I love their flagship offering but this is a bit boring. Appearance: Dark copper Aroma: Slightly metallic, leather. Contrary to the description I get no smoke. Palate: Slightly malty with a leather finish

1.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
SilverfoX (510) - Norfolk, ENGLAND - FEB 6, 2015
another boring belgian beer that smells, looks and tastes like some kind of sweet brown sugary mess.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
spittle8 (124) - California, USA - JAN 26, 2015
Poured from a bottle, San Diego. Hearty aroma of yeast, fruit, sweet malts. Strong head. A perfectly solid Belgian.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Mjp12 (538) - York, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 26, 2015
Decent dubbel, not quite as sweet as some, which for me is a good thing. Quite high carbonation levels.


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