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Brewed by La Caracole
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Falmignoul, Belgium

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RATINGS: 609   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.55   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Frank (3347) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 14, 2005
She’s a gusher, this one, so watch out. Hazy orange, slight white head. Nose of tart apple, pear and baby powder. Rather light bodied with frisky carbonation. Rather dry with a slight mineral character and a touch of bitterness in the finish.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
ukoolaid (576) - Amherst, Massachusetts, USA - JAN 11, 2005
Bottle. Dark yellow color with a thick white head. The aroma is sweet malty with yeast. The flavor is sweet malty with notes of yeast and a slightly dry hoppy end. Nice Belgian Blonde.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
heemer77 (5174) - Urbandale, Iowa, USA - JAN 10, 2005
Large white head. A light gold, slightly cloudy body. The taste is orange peel zest with some hints of corriander and white bread. Motuhfeel is smooth and silky. Tastes of pears with a spicy nutmeg and clove finish. This also has a slightly dry woody character.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
lachesis (757) - St Idesbald, BELGIUM - JAN 9, 2005
UPDATED: OCT 2, 2005 Very lively beer with hazy orange-yellow color and witth very big white head. It has light aroma’s of malts and honey and fine accents of tropical fruits and mango chutny. This beer also has a slight lemony sharpness in the nose. The taste is light malty, bready, with touches of cookie’s, honey, tropcal stonefruits some spices and faint lemon accents.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MAP (1133) - Lakewood, Ohio, USA - DEC 13, 2004
Golden Yellow with a thick head sustained on top. The aroma is grassy, with a little bit of lemon and clove. The flavor is somewhat pequilar. It is sweet, then a bit bitter. A solid offering for a belgian session ale.

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Sammy (9576) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 8, 2004
good yeast aroma and honey yeast in taste. Creamy lemon, bit grass, spicy vanilla, moderately aggressive carbonation concommitant with being well hopped. Mid sip mint, abundant good malts

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lubiere (11170) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 5, 2004
Hazy light gold with citrus/lemongrass in aroma. Restrained sweet malts and bubblegum in taste with notes of coriander and orange peels. Medium bodied. Thanks to Dumdum.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MrRomero (1976) - Nolanville, USA - NOV 27, 2004
UPDATED: DEC 26, 2004 Delirium Cafe, Brussels 2004: Pours a cloudy yellow with a medium white head. Light banana aroma. Some citrus in the flavor. Finish is sweet. A nice beer.

4.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
rutabaga (1) - USA - NOV 22, 2004 does not count
Perfectly balanced hops. Pleasant note of lemon. Not nearly as sweet as other ales of this style. An outstanding offering.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
CapFlu (4785) - Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 20, 2004
UPDATED: NOV 22, 2004 (750ml bottle) Pours a lasting, creamy white head and a cloudy Hefe-coloured body. Very sweet and lemony. Flavours of lemon, orange peel and coriander. The finish is dry and mildly tart. This beer should be the style-standard to compare with! I would gladly drink this all night long. Thanks DumDum for the opportunity.


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