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


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RATINGS: 3070   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.61/5   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
Bottle Conditioned.
Launched on December 26th 1989 @ 9% abv. Abv reduced from 9% to 8.5% in 2003.
The particular character and the unique taste of "Delirium Tremens" result from the use of three different kinds of yeast. Its very original packing, which resembles cologne ceramics, and the colourful label contribute to its success.
In 1997, Stuart A. Kallen nominated Delirium Tremens as "best beer in the world". A gold medal during the "world beer championships" in Chicago (1998) confirmed that worldwide recognition.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 4/20
FilipeBellino (1) - BRAZIL - SEP 26, 2015 does not count
Dourada cristalina, boa formação de espuma persistente ate o final. Aroma e paladar de especiarias, nós moscada e frutas amarelas. Excelente cerveja.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Malin_aiisa (400) - SWEDEN - SEP 26, 2015
Bottle. Clear, white head Rich aroma, candy, alcohol sugar banana Fizzy, round rich feel. Ok triple feel but not perfect in taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kramer (5505) - Sunbury, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 25, 2015
Bottle. Clear pale gold body with a small fizzy white head that faded to a thin ring. The nose is heavily sweet and malty with some rich fruitiness and a big of alcohol. The flavor is similar to the aroma, very sweet, heavy malt, noticeable alcohol warmth. Not the most exciting beer, but somehow it’s become a world classic. Full bodied and a bit clingy with fizzy carbonation and a warming finish. Meh, had to revisit to rate this, but pretty sure I could go another few years till I have another.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
kurczako (137) - POLAND - SEP 23, 2015
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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ha1ag (796) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - SEP 21, 2015
Bottled, TNX Viktor! Color is hazy yellow with huge flothy head. Sweet yeasty nose. Aroma is sweet with yeas, malts and apricot. Flavour is the same. Alcohol sticks through at times. thick full mouthfeel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Nocturne (1380) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - SEP 17, 2015
Tap at Waterhuis aan de Bierkant, Gent. Mostly clear golden shade. White foam. Aroma seems sweet and yeasty before it’s even on the tongue. Notes of pear drops, banana and caramel. Light stickiness. It’s all combined pretty well but doesn’t come off as tasty as I hoped.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Slick7rick (4) - Stamford, Connecticut, USA - SEP 15, 2015 does not count
Crisp, yeasty, nice citrus leaning to lemons. The the slight sourdough hints brought on by the complexity of yeasts. The. Pour is slight haze, cloudiness similar to a wheat beer. The lacing of the head is perfect except waiting for the first sip since the pillowy head takes some time to settle. But crisp beautiful, delicious and the high alcohol is hidden well with flavor.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
NatBeer (10) - FRANCE - SEP 15, 2015
A famous and delicate blond beer that deserve its world’s best beer title.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Anthobeers (61) - - SEP 11, 2015
Arômes pas incroyable à moins que je suis bourré, petite d’alcool. Apparence blonde bien limpide, or. Goût, alcool, banane, réglisse. Palais assez agréable doux quoique une peu alcoolisées. Globalement bière assez sympa malgré des manques au niveau du goût

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
NiekHart (5) - Haren, NETHERLANDS - SEP 9, 2015 does not count
Aroma; bubblegum, banana, Appearance; golden, sparkling, white foam, Taste; heavy cloying sweetness, bubblegum Palate; medium body, lively, long finish,

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