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

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RATINGS: 533   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
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
brokensail (12508) - Orange County, California, USA - OCT 7, 2012
Black pour with a huge khaki head. A bit acidic on the nose. Some chocolate and a lot of roasted malt. A mild ash note, some spice, and a light herbal quality. Some coffee and a hint of yeast. There’s a mild burnt sugar and licorice sweetness to the palate. Tons of roasted malt and coffee. Quite acidic, some dark chocolate, and the same light herbal note.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
alex_leit (218) - Minsk, BELARUS - MAY 29, 2015
33 cl bottle. Dark brown, almost black, with average beige foam. Aroma: floral hops, dark and roasted malt, bread. Taste: velvety, fried and burnt, light acidity, a little coffee (Robusta), dry finish with earthy hop.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sjohnh (406) - Coventry, West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAY 28, 2015
For a stout, very Belgian. Dark, initially with a coffee coloured head, but not for long. Medium body and carb. Nose starts with sour cherries and finishes with chocolate. Taste also has red and black cherry. It’s beautifully fragrant, but it’s not a stout.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
JoshGray1491 (24) - - MAY 15, 2015
pours a gorgeous black with a light tan head. Not much on the nose but an oaky smoked taste with plum/raisin.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Florya (695) - Bergen, NORWAY - APR 21, 2015
How: bottle Appearance: almost black, small lightly tanned head. Aroma: dark syrup, coffee, wood, juniper berries, spice, dark chocolate. Palate: medium body, soft carbonation.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
blackmetal (175) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - APR 3, 2015
Great Belgian stout with coffee and chocolate taste. Appropriate herbal and fruit/raisin hints.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 9/20
Zekada (381) - Helsingborg, SWEDEN - APR 3, 2015
Pours a lightish black with a small beige head. Aroma is roasted malts, licorice, some coffee. Taste is quiet bland, but has some sour features, not really nice. Palate is nice though, with a very fresh feeling. Overall a really boring stout. Doesn’t have anything exciting or tasteful to add.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
JimmyBoy74 (359) - Örebro, SWEDEN - APR 3, 2015
33 cl systembolaget. Helt ok men hade kanske hoppats på mer av denna. Blev en trevlig fredagsöl.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kingstoni (1685) - FINLAND - APR 2, 2015
Bottle. Deep amber color with a huge foamy beige head. Aroma of oak, vanilla and roasted malt. Dry taste, some bitterness. Medium body.

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1.7
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Jens_thogersen (13) - - APR 2, 2015
Not my cup of tea! Reminds me a bit of hoegarden, but a bit darker. Somewhat unpleasant oaky finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TychoJames (414) - Örebro, SWEDEN - APR 2, 2015
Flaska systembolaget. Brunsvart kulör med ljusbrunt skum. Jordig doft med lite kaffe. I smaken känns rostade malttoner med kaffe och bitter choklad. Aningen tunn och lite vattnig


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