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De Dochter van de Korenaar Charbon

Brewed by De Dochter van de Korenaar
Style: Foreign Stout
Baarle-Hertog, Belgium


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A Superb dry stout with vanilla and smoke notes. Brewed with a portion of Weyermann Oak Smoked Wheat Malt, and whole Madagascar and Réunion vanilla beans that have been added twice during the brewing and maturation process, for extra complexity.
This ensures ’Charbon’ is a very pleasantly drinkable dry stout, with an interesting aroma and flavour to treat the real beer enthusiasts.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Vignale (2103) - Malmö, SWEDEN - OCT 9, 2014
Flaska från Beergium. En stor torr men inte svårt stout. Torr dofter och smaker av soja, mörkt bröd, koltabletter, aska, torv, en liten aning rök och lite söt rund vanilj. Komplex och riktigt god.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AirForceHops (3295) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - OCT 5, 2014
Bottle purchased at 7-11 Kittery ME. No bottle dating. Pitch black with thin tan head. Aroma is mild vanilla, burnt coffee bean and ash.

The flavor has mild dry roast and smoke upfront that then transitions into light vanilla bean and mild chocolate. The body is medium with a dry roasted malt and ashy/ chalky texture. Overall I love vanilla beans but not a fan of smoked malts, but I thought it may balance itself out. Well, the smoke is a bit much for me. Worth a try if you enjoy smoky brews.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
thebeertourist (4859) - Oslo, NORWAY - SEP 28, 2014
Bottle at Moeder Lambic Fontainas. Black with a beautiful lacing beige head. Smoked malts and vanilla. Good dryness in the mouth. Nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
aleksander9 (468) - Oslo, NORWAY - SEP 16, 2014
-backlog. Thank you daniel!- it was nice. But it lacked vanilla notes. better when warm.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Marduk (2786) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - SEP 2, 2014
660ml bottle (shared by FatPhil, thanks). Very dark brown almost black color. Medium size, brown head, stays. Roast, dusty, sweetish, faint bubblegum or even strawberries in aroma. Deep roast, mild chocolate, slight sour taste. Roast is bit rough at the start, but never disturbing. Warm feeling in throat when drinking, but no signs of alcohol. Great brew!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
FatPhil (9405) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - AUG 30, 2014
660ml bottle (BierKompass.de)
Just looks perfect - dark, and with a huge tight persistent tan head. Aroma is pretty spot on for a stout - a rich roast, and initially some sweet dark berry - raspberry to strawberry - esters. Not getting the vanilla,a little bit of oaky woodiness. Initially feels quite light and thin,no sign of 7% in the mouth. Otherwise with the richroast, it’s a very full palate. Such a rich roast, burnt but not ashy, with some dry hop accompaniament that stays in the mouth a nice long time. Even with the yeast in, as a final pour, this is good, not messy - if anything it’s mellower. But the finish is still rocks, roasty and with that dry bitterness too.Great stuff.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
nilsas (1490) - Bryne, NORWAY - AUG 24, 2014
Mørk brun, nesten sort farge. Tynn hinne skum. Duft av kaffe, lakris og sjokolade. Smak av kaffe, lakris, sjokolade og vanilje.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Alengrin (2065) - BELGIUM - AUG 10, 2014
Dry, oak-aged stout with smoked malt. Sticky, stable, light beige head, colour a very opaque brown, near to black but some light still manages to get through, misty. Strongly smoky and toasted aroma, coffee, fondant, vanilla (effectively used here), charcoal, smoked bacon, tar, candied dates, raisins. Rounded, ’dark’ taste, malty, immediately very dry with some lactic acid further drying the mouth, smooth, peated smokiness, powerful finish with a mouth-filling roasted bitterness, coffee beans. Not much redeeming sweetishness in this one, just dry, fairly smoky and bitterish from beginning to end, but complex and interesting.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Jerre (2702) - Waregem, BELGIUM - AUG 3, 2014
@ ZBF april 2013. Dark brown color, with nice brown head. Aroma: smoke, roasted mals. Medium body. Taste: smoke, some bitter, roasted malts.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tricksta_p (1185) - Steenwijk, NETHERLANDS - JUL 27, 2014
Aroma of lightly roasted malt, smoke, light chocolate, some coffee, a little vanilla. Flavour is slighly roasty, chocolate, smoked. Thankfully sweetness is kept to a minimum. Very smooth and easily drinkable Stout.

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