Brewed by Scheldebrouwerij
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Meer (Hoogstraten), Belgium


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RATINGS: 50   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35/5   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
Brewed for vzw Brouwerij De Lelie, Cingel 7, 2350 Vosselaar as a reintroduction of the beer after more than 50 year, in that time brewed by Brouwerij De Lelie in Vosselaar/Vosselaer near Turnhout

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Zita (6136) - Assentoft, DENMARK - JUL 15, 2010
malty,yellow golden, clear, white foam, light sweetness, lightly bitter, lightly sour, salty, light body, oily feel, lively, long finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
yngwie (16523) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAY 22, 2010
Bottle, courtesy of fonefan. A clear, pale golden beer topped by a dense, off-white head. A bit too sugary on the nose, with a tiny touch of spices. Grainy notes and fruits too, and there seems too be a warming alcohol touch. A good bitterness finishes the flavor experience, where white sugar and fruits initiates it. Some Spicy notes blends in. The flavor is pretty much the same, a bit on the sweet side. Overall, a pleasant beer indeed, a bit on the sweet side, but tasteful and with quenching qualities. 100522

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
wekker84 (2200) - etten-leur, NETHERLANDS - MAR 31, 2010
330 ml bottle a hazy golden yellow colored beer with a white head aroma malts spices candy sweetness taste sweetness malts spices bitter finish

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fonefan (44143) - VestJylland, DENMARK - FEB 22, 2010
Bottle 330ml.
Clear medium yellow orange color with a large, frothy - fizzy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white to white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, fruity, moderate yeasty, apricot notes. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20100219]

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
KimJohansen (10423) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - FEB 19, 2010
Cloudy yellow with a medium white fluffy head. Sweet yeasty aroma with malty and fruity notes. Sweet yeasty flavour with fruity, hoppy and malty notes. Finished dry.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
MiP (15304) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - FEB 19, 2010
Bottle, 8.5%. Strong aroma, distinctly spicy, some fruit, a little alcohol. Hazy yellow colour. Small stable white head. The flavour is very spicy, slightly sweet, good coriander note. Not so well-balanced, but flavourful. Distinct bitterness in the aftertaste, quite clean and pleasant. Also a sour hint in the finish, not a problem, but might be after a while.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (34666) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - FEB 19, 2010
Bottled. A hazy golden beer with a thin beige head. The aroma has notes of malt and lots of fruit - peaches and oranges as well as some yeast. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, lots of fruit, yeast, and some phenols, leading to a dry finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 19, 2010
Bottle 33 cl. Courtesy of MiP. Pours a cloudy golden with huge impurities and a dense white head. Very perfumy aroma - coriander I reckon. Medium body, very fruity and perfumy with lots of yeast and phenols. Somewhat astringent finish - not hoppy though. 190210

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
KyotoLefty (9404) - Kyoto, JAPAN - JAN 14, 2010
Deep, dark, ckoudy yellow-gold with lots of flaoties and a tall, merengue head. Aroma of honey, grapefruit, green apples, barnyard. Very fruity, with sweet and tart tones. Sweet start, with honey and cookie malt, grassty, earthy hops, then a nice sour fruit flavor, finishing with a strong hop bitterness. Lemon, grapefruit, zest. Wow. Very bitter indeed. Interesting. Intensely bitter after taste. Rich, full body without being heavy. A super hoppy tripel, though it isn’t called one. Cleaner without the sediment. Good stuff!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sayravai (4707) - Helsinki, FINLAND - AUG 14, 2009
(Bottled) Clear golden with a medium, firm and lacy, lasting head. Aroma of grassy hops, honeyish malt, some floweriness. Honey-malty flavor with sweet sugar presence evident, some grassy hoppiness, hints of vegetables. Light to medium body, pretty soft carbonation. Alcohol clearly present, although not burning. Strangely this feels like most of the malt had been replaced with sugar - but still no sugar is mentioned in the ingredients. Maybe it’s just the slightly alcoholic feel, and quite high residual sweetness.

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