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Brewed by Alken-Maes (Heineken)
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Jumet, Belgium

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RATINGS: 425   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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A full bodied beer, bittersweet and delicious.


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3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
gowdy (722) - Erskine, - APR 20, 2012
33cl bottle from Carrefour in Estapona, Spain. chocolate, floral, golden, clear, minimal head, light sweetness, creamy, light body.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SimplySike (808) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUL 24, 2014
33cl. Bottle.
Pours clear yellow with tiny white head.
Aroma bread, hay, grass, yeast.
Taste malty sweet.
Mouthfeel creamy.
Ok Beer.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sdmmb (736) - USA - JUL 19, 2014
Drunk from 33cl bottle at pizzeria in Laeken. Sweet strong blonde beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ClaudeB04 (111) - Dudelange, LUXEMBOURG - JUL 13, 2014
Bottle, pours a golden colour with quick vanishing head. Taste is caramel and spices, some yeast notes. Alcool doesn^t show. Nice but there are better belgian beers in this style

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AdiBeer (931) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 12, 2014
Aroma: sweet caramel malts, light yeasts in the background. Appearance: clear gold, huge white frothy head. Taste: medium sweet. Palate: malty sweets continue, some fruity flavours, low carbonation, medium body, some alcohol. Overall: nice Belgian Strong Ale, nice sweetness in aroma and palate. Bottle from Beers of Belgium, Ieper.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cunningham (4342) - Halden, NORWAY - JUL 1, 2014
Appearance: Clear deep golden color with a fine white head. Ok lacing.
Aroma: Malty, some yeast and fruity.
Palate: Medium + body. Slightly sweet and a moderate bitterness. Average carbonation.
Taste: Deep malty, some spices and fruity.
Overall impression: Ok evening sipper.
Personal stats: Bottle imported from a spanish island.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
ST247 (363) - Antwerp, BELGIUM - JUN 21, 2014
Bottle @bar. Pours golden with adhesive white head. Aroma is malty, yeasty, spicy. Taste malty, bit sweet, bit metallic.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Rasmus40 (10683) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUN 17, 2014
Bottle from Bierpostamt, Schwerin. Clear golden with a white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, yeasty and spicy. Flavor is quite sweet and moderate bitter. Sweet and moderate bitter finish with some alcohol. A bit rough. 170614

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Gorm (1103) - Sandnes, NORWAY - JUN 10, 2014
Dunkel lys gyllen farve med lyst skum. Lukt av malt, karamell, frukt og gjær. Smak av malt, karamell, frukt og krydder. Import.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
nilsas (1231) - Bryne, NORWAY - JUN 10, 2014
Nydelig duft av plomme og honning. Dunkel lys gulbrun farge. lite skum litt langs kant. Nydelig fruktig smak av plomme med en fin ettersmak av honning.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Serapac (82) - CZECH REPUBLIC - JUN 2, 2014
Bottle, le Vieux Saint-Josse, Brussels. Golden, large white head. Aroma malty, reminiscent of Czech style pilsner, taste bitter-sweet, medium body, high ABV quite well hiden. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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