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Brewed by Brasserie La Binchoise
Style: Abbey Dubbel
Binche, Belgium

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RATINGS: 280   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47   EST. CALORIES: 246   ABV: 8.2%
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Also known as La Binchoise Brune with a 7.7% abv. This beer looks like it means business right from the start. It is dark red brown with a good fluffy head and has a rich spicy malt nose with a few bitter orange notes. The palate has a big hoppy bite and a rich, fruity, dark coffee character, which tries to become roasted in the finish.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Viper666 (2763) - Quebec, CANADA - JAN 12, 2013
Bouteille 330ml, courtoisie d’un contact de Victoria, BC. Nez de levures fruitées aux notes sauvages (cerises, prunes, léger de raisins), malté de caramel sucré aux notes terreuses et rôties, herbeux, légèrement épicé avec des notes de chocolat ainsi que des effluves d’alcool doux. Moyennement ronde en bouche avec un pétillement fort et une texture légèrement sirupeuse. Moyen goût de levures fruitées aux notes terreuses (raisins, cerises, léger de prunes et d’agrumes) avec un léger goût épicé lors de l’entrée en bouche auquel se rajoute un goût moyennement sucré de malt du genre caramel avec des notes de sucre bonbon et puis, vient s’y rajouter graduellement un goût légèrement amer de houblon floral et herbeux aux notes sèches avec des notes de chocolat noir ainsi qu’un léger goût d’alcool doux et réchauffant. Post-goût long aux notes sèches, moyen-léger amer de houblon herbeux avec des notes d’alcool et de levures fruitées (zeste d’agrumes, pelures de raisins vineux).

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sebletitje (6969) - Enghien, BELGIUM - DEC 31, 2012
Bottle 33cl, bb 10/2013. Cuivrée, fin beige, col beige. Arôme est malté, fruité noir, pointe de caramel et d’épices. Palais malt grillé-caramel, profil reste très belge, herbacé et épicé. Fruité noir et sucre brun. Haute effervescence avec ce côté réglisse, malt cara. Léger cannelle?

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
zvikar (3881) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - OCT 21, 2012
Bottle shared at a tasting at kerenmk’s place. Thanks Hansen & Zita for this bottle. As La Binchoise Brune. Pours red to brown with a nice beige head, aroma of bread, fruits, honey and some rotten tones, flavor of fruits and vegetables (both overripe) alcohol and carbonation, light bodied

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
kerenmk (2678) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - OCT 13, 2012
Bottle shared at a tasting at our place. Thanks Hansen & Zita for this bottle. As La Binchoise Brune.Pours cloudy brown, off white with a frothy head. Rotten vegetables, faint fuel aroma,rotten taste, like garbage juice. Medium body, soft carbonation. Big ugh!

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
DSG (6470) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - OCT 7, 2012
Bottle shared at a tasting at kerenmk’s place. Thanks Hansen & Zita for this bottle. As La Binchoise Brune. Sweet hazy brown with a fruity beige head. Aroma of malt, yeast, a bit of stale chocolate, rotten fruits and some vegetal notes. Sweetish and slightly acidic weird flavor. Medium-bodied, kinda alcoholic. Unpleasant.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kayres (531) - , Georgia, USA - AUG 14, 2012
Right to style. Dark brown pour with a medium tan head. Sweet plummy aroma. Big fruity taste of pear and plum backed by brown sugar. Full bodied and smooth ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
HenrikSoegaard (10980) - Randers, DENMARK - JUN 10, 2012
Bottle as Brune 7.7ABV. Frothy white good mostly lasting head. Amber colour. Moderate malty and hoppy aroma. Medicine notes. Moderate bitter not leasent flavor. Clearly warm-yeast fault giving bad medicin/meat notes. Average finish. Oily palate.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Russo (1719) - Hemhofen, Baden-Württemberg, GERMANY - APR 22, 2012
Bottled. Dark red brown with a good fluffy white head, spicy aroma, hints of orange, citrus, flavor has some roasted malt and bitterness notes. The mouthfeel is mostly roasted malt.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
drowland (6259) - Valdosta, Georgia, USA - APR 1, 2012
4/1/12 (no joke!). 750mL bottle... one of the very few beers left at my work that I haven’t had before. Slightly hazy brown pour with a nice brown head that fades to a film but lasts forever and laces a ton. Fruity, estery aroma hits first with touches of sour and plenty of maltiness with a touch of caramel and roast. Malty, roasty flavor with touches of caramel and then a big spicy yeast hit with lingering fruitiness. A bit thin and light, but the alcohol is hidden well. Not bad.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Grzesiek79 (3309) - Radom, POLAND - FEB 26, 2012
earthy, spruce, chocolate, butterscotch, brown, cloudy, frothy, medium sweetness, lightly bitter, medium sourness, full body, oily feel, average carbonation, long finish,


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