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RATINGS: 765   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.74   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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Belgian Christmas ale aged in oak barrels.


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4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
slimchill (1044) - Austin, Texas, USA - JAN 6, 2009
Bottle. Aroma of cherries and peaches with a sour background, tart and musky. Maybe some light caramel. Murky brown with a thin head but nice lacing. Delicious tart cherry and background spiciness, especially in the finish. Some nice maltiness as it warms. Caramel and figs. Great silky texture.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sledutah (5098) - Utah, USA - DEC 14, 2014
Bottle shared at Mikeys holiday tasting
Cloudy amber with a off-white head, lots of lacing. Aroma is tart, dark fruit and spices. Taste is tart, toasted malts and spices
A good holiday beer.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ljthiessen (506) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - DEC 14, 2014
Bottle. Dark and tart, a bit sour, really interesting. Can't taste the oak age much.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mario_giri (51) - SWITZERLAND - DEC 10, 2014
Degu @erzbierschof. Leichte Weinaromen, fruchtiger Rotwein. Feine Säure, angenehm malzig-süss, sehr Gehaltvoll und üppig. Mag ich sehr.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Headbanger (3386) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - DEC 8, 2014
750ml bottle 12/8/14 (Payless Liquors #9-Indy)-38° in Trappist Glass-Pours a dark brown with a small tan head. Aroma of yeast, sugars, oak, caramel, and malt. Taste of the same. This medium to full bodied brew is well balanced and goes down smooth.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Clarkdvm (169) - Florida, USA - DEC 7, 2014
Bottle in Florida. Strong fruity aroma. Beautiful thick caramel pour. Sour plums with proper sweetness & malt. Overall awesome but I do love sours.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Tomskalle (9) - - NOV 29, 2014 does not count
Drukket i godt lag på kardinal. God smak av malt, krydder og gjær. God munnfølelse.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
StilleStorm (868) - Stavanger, NORWAY - NOV 29, 2014
DWF; Bottle 330 cl. Drunk at Cardinal. Pours moderate, hazy copper with lasting, creamy, lacing off-white head. Nose is heavy malt, caramel, yeast, light herbal, nuts and spice. Taste is moderate sweet and light bitter with a moderate lasting, warming finish. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is avarage.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MrFecesious (1091) - British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 23, 2014
Bottle share. Batch 892 bottled 09-23-2011. Murky orange-brown (close to dregs). Aroma of dark fruit spice. Taste is tart and bitter. Mouthfeel is sticky and dry.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
GothGargoyle (1417) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 23, 2014
Medium brown with an off-white head. Aroma is dark fruits, red currants, cherries. Medium bodied, sweet and sour on the palate with a slightly fruity finish. Taste is red currants, cherry, raisins.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kayres (516) - , Georgia, USA - NOV 16, 2014
Hazy dark brown. Huge off white head. Taste like every other JP beer. Typical yeasty and fruity malt profile. Medium bodies with a hint of vanila ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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