RateBeer
overall
96
94
style
Brewed by Brouwerij Huyghe
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Melle, Belgium

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 1327   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
Share this beer with friends!
No commercial description


3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Japalo (1094) - DENMARK - MAR 30, 2014
Bottle@home celebrating sunday. Kobber slight haze. Low foam and carbonation. Spicy alcoholic notes. Sweet alcoholic taste. Dry finish. Fine strong brew.
Earlier Rating: 12/14/2011 Total Score: 3.3
Bottle. Also named Delirium Christmas. Dark goolden clear. Strange spicy raisin aromas. Caramel cereal aromas as well. Moderate sweet finish. Very malty x-mas. Dosent feel that strong. The brew gets better and better in the glas. Happy Christmas....

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
markschiedon (171) - NETHERLANDS - MAR 20, 2014
Drinking from a 33cl bottle. In the aroma I smell peaches and alcohol The clear, copper coloured beer had a small off-white head that disappears completely. In the taste mainly sweetness and alcohol. High carbonated

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
AndySnow (2820) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAR 19, 2014
How: Bottle, 2007 vintage.
Where: Restaurang Treskillingen, Stockholm.
Appearance: Light brown colour with a small head. Lots of yeast sediment.
Aroma: Banana esters, yeast, spices.
Body: Medium body that is a bit oily and too much yeast sediments in it, low carbonation.
Flavour: Caramel, sweet fruit, vinous.
Comment: Might have gotten a bit too oxidized over the years.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
wisdomsolo (391) - St Petersburg, Florida, USA - MAR 19, 2014
Aroma is pleasantly sweet. Flavor is full and has a nice bite to it. I can dig it.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
CPH2200 (274) - DENMARK - MAR 16, 2014
Delirium christmas 10.0% bottle. Fruity, with yeasty notes. Alcohol is noticeable. Dark fruits are dominating but also hints of orange peel, a great winter ale.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RobertDale (3309) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - MAR 14, 2014
750 ml. bottle. Pours reddish brown with a decent beige head. Aroma of fruit, caramel, and spice. Taste is dark fruit, caramel, spice, and brown sugar. Nice winter beer.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
markextrae (878) - NETHERLANDS - MAR 12, 2014
won a 75cl bottle at the tombola at ZBF 13. clear amber colour with a white head. spices, cherrie, red fruits, malts, caramel, bit tart.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
traak (73) - FRANCE - MAR 10, 2014
Comme beaucoup de bire de Nol assez dcevante rien de particulier mise part le prix assez lev

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DJoer (644) - NETHERLANDS - MAR 10, 2014
Medium mokka coloured foamy head, clear chestnut brown colour, sweet fruity strawberry cherry geuze/lambiek smell, medium to high carbonation medium bitter, fresh apple cider geuze taste caramel warm

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MarkoNm (413) - Novo mesto, SLOVENIA - MAR 1, 2014
A strong tasting beer, no surprise here. Bittery, quite some alcohol present, sligthly yeasty (a bit too much for my taste). Nice aftertaste, on the sweet / fruity side. A surprisingly neutral aroma, just some hops and a bit of alcohol aroma. Pours a clear dark coppery color with a healthy white head, solid and lasts for some time. A very decent christmas beer, but I will stick to others instead.


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 5 6 » 133


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
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