Brewed by Brouwerij Emelisse
Style: Abt/Quadrupel
Kamperland, Netherlands


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RATINGS: 189   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
A quadruppel style brewed beer. Brewed with pils, munchener, abbey malt and Candi suger. White Labs WLP 007 yeast.Brewed every year.The 2011 brew is a Sorachi Ace Single hop brew. The 2014 version: 9,2%, 22,3 % P, EBU 51, marshmallows added

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
laiti (7744) - Helsinki, FINLAND - APR 6, 2012
33 cl bottle @ olio, BBE 12/2013
Aroma is very sweet and stale with lots of burned sugar, some dark fruits and raisins. Flavour has stinging alcohol, some solvent and raisins. Alcohol starts to come even more through towards the end of the glass and becomes sinol-like. Way too sweet and alcoholic. Like a doppelbock with vodka.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
lusikka (7622) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 6, 2012
330 ml bottle. BBE 12/2013.
Pours a hazy dark brown colour with an off-white head. Aroma of strong candi sugar, raisins and some stuffy maltiness. Flavour of strong alcohol, raisins, candi sugar, chocolate and some malts. Medium bodied, watery mouthfeel and a really long disturbing alcohol finish. Way too sweet and messy and alcohol dominates pretty much everywhere.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
olio (8201) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 6, 2012
33 cl bottle. BBE 12/2013.
Pours clear copper color with almost no head. Aroma of very sweet malts, caramel, yeast, mild ripe fruits and spices. Flavor of sweet malts, sugar candy, ripe fruits, caramel and toffee. Sadly some alcohol comes through also. A bit unpleasant and overly sweet.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
tiong (5407) - Espoo, FINLAND - APR 6, 2012
330ml bottle

Pours dark brown with a bubbly white head. Stingy aroma of alcohol, ripe fruits, malts and syrup. Taste is quite sticky and sweet with malty notes, ripe fruits and some syrup. Finish is strong and sticky. Alcohol comes through too much. Unbalanced and too sweet for my taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ROGUE (2152) - Lewes, Delaware, USA - MAR 27, 2012
33cl bottle. Pours a chestnut brown color with a thin tannish colored head. Aroma is brown sugar, roastiness,and light alcohol soaked dark fruit. Taste is dark ripe fruitiness with brown sugar sweetness rounded out nicely with drying somewhat earthy finish with the alcohol nicely hidden. Medium body with a good amount of carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
ChainGangGuy (4600) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - MAR 27, 2012
Appearance: Pours out a medium brown body, fairly good clarity, with a few stray suds that vacant quickly.

Smell: Slightly sweet-scented, toasty malts treading towards a faint papery accent with low, vague hints of fruit, spice, and herb.

Taste: Toasty malts, a little graininess, and a touch of dark, raw sugars leaning sweet (just barely). A little herbal twang of gentian. Lightly fruity. Hint of cardboard. Sweetish, toasty finish -- there’s just very little going on here, unfortunately.

Mouthfeel: Medium-plus body. Lowly carbonation.

Overall: Kinda bland, it’s one of those lamentable beers that leave no lasting impression whatsoever, a beer where I’ll come across this rating sometime down the road and go "huh? I had that beer?" So, lemme just give a shout-out to Future ChainGangGuy: Hi, man, from 2012!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
after4ever (6925) - Brier, Washington, USA - MAR 17, 2012
11.2. Pours a murky dark brown with a dense creamy tan head. Mild sweet brown bread nose. Creamy medium body with lively carb. Brown bread mid palate. Not much else happening but well presented.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
EithCubes (5306) - New Jersey, USA - MAR 7, 2012
Bottle. Nose is sweet and mostly malty but throws out a big whiff of meaty smoke. Cloudy dark brown with ruby red highglights and a tan head. Muddled caramel malt, very low bitterness with light wood, sweet with a slash of candy but nothing distinctive - this is a good beer seen with falsely-prescribed glasses. Body is a little light, with some murky yeasty undertones, but the alcohol is not too prominent. Berry and sludge.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
TET (2257) - Kaarina, FINLAND - MAR 3, 2012
A dark brown beer with a quite weak and blond head. Aroma is strongly malty, toffee, some red berries and hint of overcooked bananas. Taste is malty, some roastiness, caramell, some fruitness, drying and long herbal bitterness. Full bodied, but not sticky, nice to drink. Basic and good beer, nothing special, but otherwise enjoyable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Idiosynkrasie (5327) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - MAR 3, 2012
330ml bottle. Cloudy dark amber with small off-white head. Sweet, nuttily caramel and dark malt aroma. Sweet taste has brown sugar, caramel, burnt caramel. Fresh citrus note opens the finish.

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