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De Dochter van de Korenaar Finesse Brewers Best Barrel Choice

Brewed by De Dochter van de Korenaar
Style: Specialty Grain
Baarle-Hertog, Belgium
Serve in Shaker, Tumbler


on tap


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RATINGS: 35   MEAN: 3.6/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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Ltd release of 700 bottles. Aged for 8 months in Connemara barrel.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
RW80 (709) - NETHERLANDS - SEP 27, 2014
660 ml Bottle. . Apperance: Amber colour with no real head. Aroma: Peated whisky, oak, malts, Herbs and spices Taste Smokey whisky with oak on a malts backbone, quite some herbs and spices and a hint of peat, very complex. Medium to full body, average carbonation.. Compared to thge standard finess there are quite some peated,smokey,wood whiskey tones giving it a different character alto still having something from the original there.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Wim (2826) - Weelde, BELGIUM - SEP 19, 2014
with yves at my home hazy amber coloured with yeast particels body and with a white head a woody yeast hops malt alcholic aroma a spicy fruity malt sweet alcholic taste with a alcholic bitter finish

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Yves (2312) - Turnhout, BELGIUM - AUG 29, 2014
Shared with wim at wimís place. Hazy orange colored beer, with no head, floks of yeast poored in the glass and no carbonation. Alcoholic fruited and bit smoked aroma. Full sparkling palate. Finish is bitter smoked alcoholic.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
lachneger (324) - NETHERLANDS - MAY 25, 2014
Koper robijn kleurig. Smaak zoethout whisky( medicinale) Ardbeg .Geur alcoholische zoet hout. Gedeeld met Bryan ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bryanvdv (581) - - MAY 25, 2014
Fles gedeeld met lachneger. Koperkleurig helder (eerste glas uit fles) met minimale kraag. Aroma is alcohol, whisky, medicinaal. Smaak is zoet, alcohol, whisky tonen. Mooi bier. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
DutchDrebus (4252) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - MAY 16, 2014
Bottle. Gushed a little. Amber colour with no real head. Smells whisky, oak, fresh, herbs, spicy, malts, nice. Tastes whisky, oak, wood, malts, herbs, spicy, nice, some peat. Lingering oak taste. Medium to full body, nice carbo.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
madmitch76 (15844) - , Essex, ENGLAND - MAR 23, 2014
16th March 2014
Hazy amber beer, good white head. Palate is smooth and semi dry with fine minerally carbonation. Sweet malt, little spice. Light smoke. Vanilla barrel and good malt cream. Finishes smooth. Hangs together well with a nice balance of flavours and itís pretty drinkable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
skortila (4602) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - MAR 13, 2014
Bottled. 40cl sampled. The aroma has grass, peat, wood, yeasty tones, little citrus. Golden coloured with a white head. The taste has soft bitterness, peat (medicin/smoke), some wood tones, light funky/earthy yeast tones, some grass and citrus. Medium bodied. In a way I like this beer, but well when using whisky barrels or in this case whiskey barrels (for the true believers among us) it is too fast too much. This one as well, though I can imagine other people finding this one nicely balanced.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Moolesen (211) - NETHERLANDS - FEB 9, 2014
Bottle 66cl. Orange color with a rather small white head. Hints of smoke in the nose. Compared with the regular Finesse this has a very nice suttle peated taste. Much better than the original. Long finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rikstar (875) - NETHERLANDS - FEB 1, 2014
UPDATED: OCT 25, 2014 0,66l fles gedeeld bij de brouwer. Goudoranje troebel met een creme kraag. Geur is stevig iets alcohol met turf whisky. Smaak begint met het zuurtje uit de tripel, maar daar komt snel de gerookte smaak overheen, ook hier weer de alcohol die tevoorschijn komt.

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