Brewed by Brasserie d’Achouffe (Moortgat)
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Achouffe, Belgium


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RATINGS: 1959   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.75   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Bottle conditioned.
Golden Ale, strong, spicy, lightly hoppy, with evolving taste. Natural beer, bottle conditioned, unfiltered, not pasteurised and without any additives

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   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bamaboy1975 (242) - Suffolk, Virginia, USA - FEB 7, 2014
Pours hazed and lemon yellow with an orange pastel hue when held to the light in the room. Fat white head that is slow to fall and leaves a layer on top. Nose is bright with orange peel, lemongrass, a soft honey sweetness, little yeasty bite and a delightful faint tickle of lime. Some grass and a bit herbal. There is the faintest clove and banana in the background. Taste is dry and sparkling with ample carbonation. Tangy citrus bites and then sweet fruit peel soothes. The malt is light cracker with a touch of honey. The banana smooths out the beer and gives it a lasting quality to the palate. Finishes lightly sweet and tart with a mouthwatering citrus and little spicy kick from corriander. Herbal and grass keeps it bright and a bit bold. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sissio (543) - Orsenigo, ITALY - JUL 28, 2014
Clear blonde with white foam. Cereal malty, yellow fruit and herbaceous, belgian aroma. The aroma reproposes itself in the taste, yellow fruit, malts, light caramel and aromatic hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
murran (114) - - JUL 27, 2014
Pours a hazy golden body with a medium head. Aroma of malt and hops. Rich taste of malt with tones of candy.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
triple_belgian (5) - Rodange, LUXEMBOURG - JUL 27, 2014 does not count
Pours a nice large foamy white head. Color: Amber cloudy. Very yeasty and malty and a bit sweet. Nice Belgian beer

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
ZodiacM (8) - - JUL 24, 2014 does not count
Mooi goudgeel, enigzins troebel bier, bloemig, fruitig, smaak van gist en metaal, citrus. Lekker fris en sprankelend.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JoeHsuer (3) - - JUL 22, 2014 does not count
A sweet and flora beer! Very delicious and fat body! Smells like summer garden!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bamsen78 (2981) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - JUL 20, 2014
Draught @ Bier- & Eetcafé Gollem, Antwerp. Pours slightly hazy straw with small white head. Clear aroma of malt and hops, with notes of caramel and yeast. Sweetish flavour of caramel malt, with notes of hops and metal. Rough, estery and metallic aftertaste, without which the beer would be much better. Drinkable but not quite what I like.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
rockana (208) - Zadar/Zagreb, CROATIA - JUL 18, 2014
UPDATED: JUL 25, 2014 Pours a bit cloudish golden color with medium white head. Aroma is banana, fruits, plums, spicy. Medium body. Great one.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
pictoman (445) - British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 17, 2014
Poured from the tap. Cloudy golden yellow with white head. Apple, coriander, sweet malt, yeast, and a touch of alcohol. Medium body.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
guitarhero (21) - Dante’s hell, FINLAND - JUL 15, 2014
A good belgian strong ale, but nothing more, classic with hints of esters, banana, candy sugar and sweet fruits.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
lamf (43) - Baden-Württemberg, GERMANY - JUL 15, 2014
Indeed golden, with not so beautiful white head. Smells typic belgian, a little bit peachy, spicy, with some notes of alcohol in the background. Quite highly carbonated, fruity, drinkable but nothing else. Good Belgian blond ale, that’s what.

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