Brewed by Brouwerij Huyghe
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Melle, Belgium


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RATINGS: 1784   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.54   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
Colour and sight: Dark brown-red. A compact white-yellow, stable and lacing head. Scent: Touches of caramel, mocha and chocolate. Spices such as liquorice and coriander are also present. Flavour: Initially, a very good mouthfeel of alcohol and softness. This is followed by an increasing bitterness, partially from the hop, but also from the roasted malt and chocolate malt. Towards the end a nice balance between bitterness, sour and sweet.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
lbianchi66 (111) - FRANCE - MAY 6, 2015
Robe ambrée/brune, légèrement opaque, mousse bien. Arômes de malt, biscuit, caramel et levure. Arrière goût banane. Longue en bouche. Carbonatation fine, texture crémeuse. Une très bonne triple.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
alexcini (1) - BRAZIL - MAY 3, 2015 does not count
Possui leveza no paladar sem perder a força de uma ale. Retrogosto adocicado. Muito boa.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Milter (322) - Nyborg, DENMARK - MAY 2, 2015
Lækker belgisk strong ale. God smag, med en touch af karamel og chokolade. Kan anbefales

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
VamboladeTolly (743) - Tartu, ESTONIA - APR 29, 2015
Bottle@ deTolly, Tartu. Pours brown with huge fluffy tan head. Aroma is sweet, gingerbread, malts. Taste is sweet and spicy a bit, malty, sligjht alcohol, bread dough, slightly roasted, nice watery taste, caramel candy. Medium body. Drinkable. I am not a fan of belgians.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
wozap (350) - Węgorzewo, POLAND - APR 29, 2015
Ciemne rubinowe, piana beżowa obfita drobna. Aromaty estrowe, ciemnych owocow, rodzynek, przyprawowości, nuty karmelu. Wytrawne w smaku z długim finiszem.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kingaugusta (22) - Georgia, USA - APR 28, 2015
Pours medium brown with a big light brown head that lingers. Nose is brown sugar, a touch of hops, caramel, and a little alcohol. The flavor opens up these same notes and adds a bit of yeast. Backside is dry. Not particularly exceptional as per the style but a very solid Belgian Strong and a great slow-drinking beer overall.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
josanguapo (264) - SPAIN - APR 26, 2015
UPDATED: MAY 26, 2015 Compra: www.cervezasespeciales.com. Opinión: Aunque no esta mala, no se acerca ni de lejos a la delirium tremens. Demasiado flojita.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
chinchill (3012) - South Carolina, USA - APR 19, 2015
About 10 oz serving in a snifter (from notes). Appearance: Nearly clear dark red mahogany; thin tan head; good lacing. Smell: malt; dark fruits; a little yeasty Taste: Fruity and creamy; in combination, more so than any beer I can remember. A tad spicy. Chocolate? Slight sourness in finish, especially after warming. M - smooth and very creamy; Medium-body. Excellent complexity and dynamic variation in flavor from start to aftertaste.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
meireteixeira (160) - São Paulo, BRAZIL - APR 18, 2015
Cor Amber, turva, espuma boa. Aroma de chocolate, caramelo e sutilmente alcoólico. Paladar adocicado, pão doce e chocolate. Retrogosto doce e agradabilíssimo. Totalmente excelente!!!!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
rdixon77 (1583) - Georgia, USA - APR 11, 2015
Old rating. Dark red brown. Candy sugar, plums, toffee, giant sweetness and heavy mouthful. Sipper, but nice complex taste.

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