Brewed by Brasserie de la Senne
Style: Stout
Brussels, Belgium


on tap

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RATINGS: 508   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
Belgian Stout in the Irish style with 4.5% alc.: light, dry, and freshly bitter with complex roasted notes. The scent is pleasantly fragranced by the presence of an English aromatic hop particularly appreciated by connoisseurs.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Nicolas_M (92) - BELGIUM - MAR 17, 2015
I guess it should be a stout, but - sadly - it is too weak. I didn’t found any aroma, but the taste is there, still softly, but it is present.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
davidtjm (917) - Berlin, GERMANY - MAR 16, 2015
Bottle. Pour is black with a thin caramel head, aroma is toffee, malty, caramel. Taste is toffee, malty, coffee, subtle and balanced. Enjoyable, but not extraordinary

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MarcoDL (2901) - NETHERLANDS - MAR 16, 2015
Bottle. Aroma of dry coffee and roasted malt. Taste is quite dry and bitter, with roasted coffee and a bit of dark cacao. Very drinkable, bit like a stout saison.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Deu (898) - Nantes, FRANCE - MAR 15, 2015
On tap at the bier market in Nantes. Medium to light body, medium carbonation. Black brown color with a small disappearing head. Roasted aroma. Ending is very coffee and quite bitter. Taste is quite strong for a 4.5 abv beer

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beerhunter111 (10497) - Hasborn, GERMANY - MAR 14, 2015
Fast schwarzes Bier mit einer schönen beigen Schaumkrone. Geruch erdig, Vanille, leicht röstmalzig bitter. Geschmack süß röstmalzig, schokoladig, erdig, leicht bitter, wenig fruchtig, im Abgang auch etwas Kaffee.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ogivlado (6359) - Zagreb, CROATIA - MAR 13, 2015
Bottled 330ml. -from Vrutak Zagreb. Dark brown (almost black) coloured, medium sized brown head, weak roasted coffee in the nose. Roasted malt, coffee, some caramel and discreet presence of hops with roasty finish and bitter aftertaste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
RobertDale (4266) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - MAR 9, 2015
On tap. Comes dark brown with a decent tan head. Aroma of malt, chocolate, and coffee. Taste is roasted malt, chocolate, coffee, and some fruit. Finish is dry and bitter. Just OK.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
HammerTroll (821) - Pula / Zagreb, CROATIA - FEB 23, 2015
Daaark brown color and huge tan head, kind of thin, thou. Aroma is chocolate, some hops. Taste is great, chocolate, vanilla, nice hoppy flavor and hoppy bitterness, even some smoke. Thin body (shame for that), disappointingly watery, average carbonation. Finish is again great, roasty, hoppy with long coffee aftertaste. Could be hell of a Stout if it is more complex.
(Vrutak 0,33l bottle)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dnicolaescu (1282) - Chișinău, MOLDOVA - FEB 19, 2015
BOTTLE 33 CL. Though it is quite dark and labelled as a stout - not much roasted malts there. You get some warm roast grains in the aroma, and subtle ashes in the finish. But the green grassy and lemony hops are quite strong, on the other hand, as is the „Belgian” yeasty spice. The bitterness is also strong, but it remains somewhat uncovered in the thin finish. The thin body is its only weakness, but eve that is acceptable for a session strength beer. In the end, it more a hybrid between a spicy Belgian stout and a hoppy ale. Very nice.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ST247 (451) - Antwerp, BELGIUM - FEB 18, 2015
On tap @Bierhuyske. Pours dark brown to black with brown head.watery aroma. Taste bit coffee, caramel, coffee bitterness, but bit watery.

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