RateBeer
overall
98
97
style
Brewed by De Dolle Brouwers
Style: Foreign Stout
Diksmuide, Belgium

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 1216   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.75   IBU: 50   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Of dark almost black chocolate color. Nose: musky, slightly sweet and spicy, Lots of chocolate , coffee and some hazelnut notes on the palate intermingling with notes of licorice. Very lively on the tongue! It finishes with a dry explosion of black espresso flavors. Special Extra Export Stout Notes: Malts: Roasted malts, chocolate malt, pale malt, caramel malt Hops: Nugget; Yeast: De Dolle Arabier yeast; Others: Dark candy sugar Alc./vol.: 9.0% Orig. Gravity: 1087 IBU: 50 EBC: 190


P-tor44's rating

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
P-tor44 (886) - Anchorage, Alaska, USA - FEB 25, 2005
Black with brown hints, awsome head with an unreal staying power, a real beauty to see poured. Chocolate ice cream aroma, soy, rich chocolate power. Very belgian tasting with its big yeast wallop. Unsweeted chocolate, figs, a bit of sourness. Lots of hints that leave me thinking Belgian Dubbel, carmelly with a twinge of sourness and alc to finish. I love De Dolle!


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
poech73 (231) - Nivelles, BELGIUM - JAN 30, 2015
Bière brune à la robe noire opaque et au un beau col beige persistant. Son nez fort épais est gras, très parfumé développant des senteurs de réglisse, de malts chocolats avec des relents de café expresso fraîchement moulu, des effluves de pain de seigle allemand et une pointe fleurie. Ce nez élaboré détone un peu avec un bouche pesante: son maltage torréfié, quoique complexe, reste assez lourd en saveurs de café caramélisées, gras au palais et fort rond. Une sensation lactée accentue cette onctuosité avec une petite pointe fruitée surette. En finale, je reçois les saveurs d’orge grillé sur des notes aigres que houblonnage accentue un peu laissant la langue rêche. Bière à la signature régionale caractéristique.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
barbillon (39) - Pesaro, ITALY - JAN 28, 2015
Aroma di caffè con finale salato. Schiuma densa, carbonizzazione forse troppo alta, al palato sentore di caffè e noce con un buon amaro finale!!! Una buonissima bevuta! Grazie pazzoidi!!!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerconnaiseur (131) - BELGIUM - JAN 24, 2015
On draught at the Dolle Brouwers in Esen. Fluffy head. Chocolate, roast, bitter hop, licorice, barnyard. Medium bodied stout, creamyness is welcome!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
teddybeer (2384) - Madrid, SPAIN - JAN 23, 2015
Black color with a medium lasting tan head. Aroma has notes of licorice, black chocolate and black ripe fruit. Flavor has notes of coffee beans, chocolate, burnt sugar and slightly ashes in the aftertaste.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Serapac (164) - CZECH REPUBLIC - JAN 20, 2015
Bottle from Malting Pot. Pours dark with huge brown creamy head. Minimal lacing, low carbonation. Aroma coffee, chocolate, roast malts. Medium to full body, somewhat harsh texture. Taste milk coffee, chocolate truffles, cinnamon, first sweet, later turning into malty tartness. Nicely complex. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
javiercrasher (189) - Granada, SPAIN - JAN 18, 2015
Negra, con una buena capa de espuma marrón que desaparece lentamente. Aroma a torrefacto, ciruelas pasas, algo de oporto y un toque ácido. Buen cuerpo, oleosa y bien gasificada. En boca chocolate amargo con final licoroso. Muy buena. Bottled: 2014-04

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MonsterMagnet (353) - NETHERLANDS - JAN 17, 2015
Bottle, pours black with a large tan head. Aroma: earthy, chocolate, liquoriceTaste: Chocolate (lots), toast, soy, espresso, some citrus. light-medium sweet, moderate bitter, lively carbonation, medium body, oily texture, long chocolate bitter and hoppy finish. A hoppy stout with some saison like traits?

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bmerz (719) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - JAN 16, 2015
Bottle. Pours dark brown not quite opaque with a huge dense head and some legs. Aroma is fresh dark rustic bread with toasted crust. Flavor is roast. a tad lactic, cocoa, licorice, fairly mild sweetness and bitterness. Alcohol is totally hidden Feel is very full and lively but ends watery. Really nice and balanced. Not especially complex.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
PeatyPete (410) - NETHERLANDS - JAN 16, 2015
Black with creamy beige head. Aroma of roasted malt and soy saus. Taste of dark chocolate, coffee and with a bitter metallic aftertaste.

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Robv (52) - Westerlo, BELGIUM - JAN 11, 2015
Wauw, this beer is powerful! It’s very bitter (that’s what I like) and you can compare it with dark chocolate of 80% cacao and coffee. It also contains a little bit of soy in the taste, which realy completes this beer.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 » 122


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50