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Grimbergen Selection Speciaal Dubbel

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RATINGS: 42   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mora2000 (5346) - McKinney, Texas, USA - AUG 11, 2013
Thanks to bu11zeye for sharing this bottle. Brown pour with a tan head. The aroma is full of sweet dark fruit with some toffee, raisins and bread. The flavor is also very fruity. I get a lot of dark fruit and cherries as well as some raisins, toffee and candy sugar. Medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Leighton (9855) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 1, 2013
Bottle at the ChrisO Snow Tasting, London - one of my contributions!!! Pours clearish, brown-red with a fine, creamy tan cap. Sugary brown bread in the nose. Big sweet flavor, simple, with semi-dark malts, brown sugar, toffee. Medium to full bodied with average carbonation. Lightly warming finish with more sugary brown bread. Simple stuff on the whole.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
FatPhil (8604) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - FEB 18, 2013
750ml bottle (Snow@ChrisO)
Old, aged, papery aroma. Flat. Papery palate and taste. Dull. No hint of 7%, but still not a very good beer. Sticky and mashy and malty.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
thirdeye11 (5393) - Dallas, Texas, USA - FEB 17, 2013
(75cl dated 8-9-11 thanks to bu11zeye) clear brown copper with wispy tan bubbles. Nose of rich raisin, brown sugar, honey and caramel. Taste of brown sugar, lightly roasty, honey, a bit watery in the finish.

2.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
MrW (367) - Londerzeel, BELGIUM - FEB 11, 2013
75cl bottle. Dark red/brown beer, no head. I just didn’t like it. There was something wrong in the taste.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Scopey (5530) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 26, 2013
Bottle at ChrisO Snow Tasting, thanks to Leighton. It pours deep ruby-brown with a small off-white head. The nose is candy cane, caramel, wood, spice and earth. The taste is wood, earth, spice, candy, cola, leather, orange peel, tinned peach, plum, prune and raisin, with a dry finish. Medium body and moderate carbonation. Perhaps a bit thin for the style and fairly unexciting.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mR_fr0g (2005) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 24, 2013
Bottle at Chriso’s snow tasting 20/01/2013. Chesnut brown with a big beige head. Nice belgian yeast esters aromas. Some raisin and alcohol nose. High carbonation. Plum raisin in the flavour and dry finish. Not bad, but lacks depth.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
harrisoni (12674) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JAN 20, 2013
Bottle at Chriso Snow Tasting. Brown deep amber. lasting beige. some sweetish malts its ok decent

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Jcarb28 (89) - Pico Rivera, California, USA - JAN 6, 2013
Dark in color on the pour, fruity flavor with a hint of spices at the end on the palate. Good dubbel overall.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
vadie (521) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 12, 2012
Un nez minimale. Il est très opaque avec une mousse brune qui a reste pour environs 10 min. Il a très peu carbonation. Le goût est bon mais le reste de l’experience n’est pas assez pour me faire dire que c’est une très bonne bière.


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