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RATINGS: 1503   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Double has undergone two fermentations, which gives this ale a chocolatey, toffee taste with a warming brandy-like finish.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
progressive (74) - Vantaa, - SEP 30, 2012
UPDATED: NOV 21, 2013 It is quite like roasted toast. There’s much of sharp carbonation. Taste is a bit bitter at least in the end, so it’s not so nice. After all the beer is great, but it might be too caramel/raisin-like sugary, candy.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
susonagger (30) - spain, - MAR 1, 2015
De color marrón oscuro algo rojizo y a trasluz es transparente. La espuma es de textura cremosa y color beige claro. Forma bastante cantidad que al principio se deshace con rapidez pero deja una capa media al principio que se mantiene. Al final queda casi la misma capa que al principio, que aunque está un poco mermada se mantiene densa y llena toda la superficie. Deja además el vaso medianamente manchado. De aroma medio con notas de caramelo, fruta madura y especias como la vainilla y el clavo. De cuerpo medio-alto y carbonatación media-abundante. El sabor empieza con un dulzor medio con notas de especias y madera. Al tragar se nota el alcohol no es agresivo y tiene bastante dulzor de fruta seca, como pasas e higos. Se nota un leve amargor de la malta tostada. El final deja sabor de especias aromáticas y picantes. Además destaca la malta tostada con recuerdo de madera. El postgusto es dulce y alargado. Predomina sabor de fruta madura y tiene un punto de acidez que deja recuerdo de medicamento. Al pasar el rato queda un sabor acaramelado que está al borde de hacerse empalagoso. Se recomienda servir fresca 6-8º C en copa tipo cáliz.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
McSherman (184) - North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - MAR 1, 2015
Bewertung importiert von bier index: 8 / 7 / 6 / 7 / 4 / 5 / 5 / 6 / 68

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ruuurd (68) - Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - FEB 28, 2015
Nice dark caramel pour. Sweet double, but still some bitterness. Not really special but i can drink beers like these all night long

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bartzluke (6) - Oklahoma, USA - FEB 28, 2015 does not count
12oz pour from bottle into Boulevard stemmed glass. Dark ruby color. Little carbonation. Nice lacing. Bitter. Fruity nose. Little sweetness detected, expect on the aftertaste. Dry.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
swapp (231) - Kaunas, LITHUANIA - FEB 27, 2015
250 ml bottle. Clear dark reddish brown color with thin white head. smells like alcohol and dark old beer. taste are some kind sweet caramel with a bit roast malt with some kind oak. aftertaste are sweet caramel with some spices and hidden oak and little alcohol. kind a sticky beer but not bad at all if you serve it extra cold.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
DraftDodger (215) - - FEB 23, 2015
Copenhagen 21/9 2014. 33cl bottle. Pours dark brownish copper with light brown head which slowly subsides. Aroma is strong and does not hide the alcohol content. Not much chocolate as promised - rather bitter notes. Prickly mouthfeel. Taste is very sweet with raisins and alcohol notes. Too sweet for me.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Torrefacto (743) - Madrid, SPAIN - FEB 20, 2015
Ámbar oscuro y limpio oxn espuma color canela. Aromas de caramelo y frutas confitadas al débil. Cuerpo medio bajo, carbonatación alta para el estilo. Sabor inicial de carameloy final seco en el que se nota esa carbonatacion algo alta.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
baraciisch (2145) - California, USA - FEB 19, 2015
Rated from beer log from 2009 Belgian Trip.... Gentle sweet aroma, slightly nutty without much head... Sweet flavor, not much bitterness to balance, dull flavor overall... Not much on palate, not high on my list of dubbels this trip, but okay... Not very complex

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
PauloAG (70) - BELGIUM - FEB 15, 2015
330cc bottle. Dark clear brown. Mostly caramel and chocolate. Smoth taste. It is nicely sweet.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bobhund (439) - - FEB 14, 2015
Drucken på Gyldene Freden till anka, vilket passade alldeles förträffligt. Detta beror på att ölen har en liten sötma och samtidigt en lätt kryddighet samtidigt som den är lätt i kropp och karaktär. Fin för sin stil. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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