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RATINGS: 5   MEAN: 3.35/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.99/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 297   ABV: 9.9%
Fourth winner of the Grumpy Troll’s Belgian Challenge Contest. Dark honeyed roasted nuts, followed by Fruity flavors of grape, peach and apple balanced with a hint of chocolate and roast.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
kaser (5683) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 28, 2015
Dark reddish and cloudy with not much head going on. Syrupy carmel and slightly fruity. Boozy. Not a huge fan. Had this as part of a flight at Grumpy Troll in Mount Horeb, WI.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
nuplastikk (5794) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - DEC 28, 2009
Draft at the brewpub. This was a pretty cool beer, very rich. Intensely strong with a very authentic Belgian taste. Raisins and dark fruit notes. Deep amber-brown color. Rugged, a great beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
noncaloric (684) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - DEC 20, 2009
Hazy brown pour, thin tan head. Aroma of dulce de leche and sour fruits. Flavor is a complex mishmash whose parts don’t harmonize to me. Banana, clove, toffee, something a bit tart, against a medicinal alcohol backdrop. Would be a nice beer, but the flavors can’t stand up to the alcohol. Very warm on the palate, bracing.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Skyview (5696) - Papoose Jct, Minnesota, USA - NOV 23, 2009
On draught at the Grumpy Troll Brewpub in downtown Mt. Horeb, Wisconsin. Pours a hazy brown amber colored brew with a thin off-white head that quickly dissipates clean. Aroma of banana, a hint of peach, dark grapes and a hint of clove. Taste is semi-sweet, full bodied, with flavors of banana, some peach, alcohol, and a touch of candi sugar. Finish is soft, mild banana esters, grape skin and plenty of alcohol kick.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kingsman (3) - USA - OCT 21, 2009 does not count
Dark and forbidding, this belgian has a kick. it pours a beautiful dark brown with nice head and lacing. Very full flavored with a hint of alcohol but at over 9 percent, that is to be expected. this thing is devious. they told me the limit on this was two pints and i can see why. the flavor is outstanding and is on style with other belgian darks. the pub also had another golden belgian but i darer not try it as it is also over 9 percent.

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