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Brewed by Brasserie Dupont
Style: Stout
Tourpes-Leuze, Belgium

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RATINGS: 507   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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This is a beer already brewed in the 1950’s by Dupont Brasseries. As Dupont has extra fermentation capacity now, Olivier has the luxury of crafting some new brews, or re-creating some old specialties.There were two test versions of Monk’s Stout, both at 5.2% abv. One was dry and roasty, and another is said to be a little more rounded. Monk’s Stout is available in 33cl bottles and 20 liter kegs in Belgium.


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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
drowland (6530) - Valdosta, Georgia, USA - APR 16, 2012
4/16/12. 750mL bottle. Black pour, maybe deep, rich brown, with a big, frothy tan head that fades and laces in small rings. Interesting aroma with some chocolate, coffee, and chalk, but with a definite yeasty and almost tart aspect. Light coffee and chocolate with more hints of tartness. All of this in combination with a somewhat light body and high carbonation makes this almost a refreshing stout. Interesting!


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Gaultier (613) - SWEDEN - MAR 6, 2015
@ Agards väg 6/3-15. Roasted malty and light yeasty with light notes of ash/ashtray. Body is medium, the finish is dry with roasted notes.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Leepe_steven (166) - Lede, BELGIUM - MAR 5, 2015
Pours a dark ruby red beer with two finger beige head. Nice and rypical stout aroma with chocolate and hints of espresso. Taste is rather faint for a stout. A bit too watery imho.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
wihlan (365) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAR 1, 2015
Flaska från systemet - unken doft. Kolsvart, inget skum, alldeles för tunn i kroppen. Något brändatoner och en avis sötma i smaken, ingen beska. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
larsniclas (5831) - Billdal, SWEDEN - FEB 27, 2015
Bortled from Systembolaget Black with a small, tan head. Spicy, yeasty aroma with tarry notes. Very high carbonation. Some sweetish liquorice in the flavour along with tar.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rarbring (1646) - Linköping, SWEDEN - FEB 23, 2015
Overall: Dry, very much burned notes. Ashes. Medium body.
Note: Bottle 330 ml at home. Reviewed 2015-02-23.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MMR (398) - NETHERLANDS - FEB 22, 2015
Very nice and well balanced Stout although I would have hoped for a more outspoken Stout by the Dupont brassery. Nevertheless I think it is quite an accomplishment to create this kind of aromatic stout with so little alcohol.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cool_Bond (1717) - Kung av Öl @ Facebook, SWEDEN - FEB 22, 2015
The aroma of fresh coffee and chocolate. The taste is of much coffee. Good bitterness that fills the mouth a weak moment. Tasty and easy to drink stout. Follow me @ Kung av öl @ Facebook for more pictures and ratings.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
GarageBrewer80 (102) - SWEDEN - FEB 22, 2015
Flaska från SB. Lätt svart färg med generös luftig smutsbrun skumkrona. Doft av rökta charkuterier och svart malt. Lätt, torr och frisk kropp. Ganska vattnig smak av svart malt, kaffe, kavring och en lätt touch av rök. Torr avslutning.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
SaintMatty (5648) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - FEB 21, 2015
330ml Bottle - Black with a foamy head. Roasted and smoked malts, cocoa and a hint of coffee in the aroma. Roasted and faintly sweet taste with notes of coffee, liquorice, coconut and some milky notes. Enjoyable and it’s always good to see Belgian beers at a more sessionable strength.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Leini (1071) - SWEDEN - FEB 20, 2015
330ml bottle. Pitch black body with a medium head. Herbal, roasted, yeast and light fruit notes.


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