Brewed by Brasserie Du Bocq
Style: Belgian Ale
Purnode-Yvoir, Belgium


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RATINGS: 260   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.18   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
Amber coloured, fine sparkle and delicate and thick head. Pleasant mixture of the aroma of hops and a slight hint of liquorice. Pronounced bitterness, mellow and thirst-quenching.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
thewolf (11589) - Kolding, - JUN 20, 2008
Bottle @ Den Tatoverede Enke, Cph.
Pours clear golden with a giant, creamy, off-white head. Aroma is pleasantly spicy, light caramel and some apple notes. Fine, balanced mouthfeel. Flavour is sweet, good caramel, light yeast and a good mix of spices. Some apple notes again. Very drinkable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
VDuquerroux (728) - Airvault, FRANCE - OCT 3, 2015
Bottle, 33cL. Home. A brown orange opaque beer with a big off-white creamy head ; good retention ; many small bubbles ; good lacing. Roasty toffy aroma, light citrus. Light sweet, light dry bitter refreshing. Light to medium body, thin silky texture, average to soft carbonation, sweet short finish. Overall, a beautiful beer but average aroma/taste ; drinkable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
altonbrownd (4351) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - SEP 24, 2015
1/29/2009 1:41:22 PM Bottle from Cracked Kettle. Opal body with tall head. Sweet and spicy nose. Carbonated. Malty, with sweet and soapy taste. Strong taste of Ice Tea in the finish. Good but a bit too weak for my taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
artemb (177) - Chisinau, MOLDOVA - SEP 21, 2015
Hazy beer with short living head. Aroma: fruits, flowers, yeasts. Taste: light malt sweeteness, light bitterness, very light sourness. Flavour: fruity ethers, baked apples, caramel, spices. Light hoppy bitterness in the aftertaste. Good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
twos_een_keun (28) - BELGIUM - SEP 20, 2015
Pours a beautiful clear amber beer. Head disappears quickly. Not a lot of aroma. A hint of hops and somewhat grassy. Tastes sweet at first, then malty and finally a subtle bitterness. A clean and refreshing ale. A great alternative to a lager.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bonkiedeaap (462) - Leerdam, NETHERLANDS - SEP 5, 2015
Bottle from de Bierschuur in Poppel. The beer is amber colored and pours a stable broken white head, with nice carbonation. The aroma is hoppy and fruity, with a hint of liquorice and some dark fruits. The taste is medium bodied, with light bitter hop notes and a sweetness of the liquorice in the background. The finish is dry, refreshing and light bitter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
stouby (4130) - Holbæk, DENMARK - AUG 6, 2015
Bottle at Arcadi Cafe. Sligt hazy amber with a white head, ok lacings. Aroma medium malty (caramel), yeasty (fruity) and hoppy. Flavor medium sweet, fruity, spicy and bitter, ending dry. Medium body, quite lively.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
thanatosti (1214) - NETHERLANDS - AUG 2, 2015
33 cl. bottle @ the bungalow in Vencimont, bought @ Carrefour, Beauraing. Clear amber with an off-white head. Malty aroma with some yeast. Slightly sweet and bready taste. A decent ambrée

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Salmaneser (85) - BELGIUM - JUL 24, 2015
33 cl. bottle @ home. Amber to orange beer, medium white/beige head. Sweet caramel aroma, with some spicy notes. Medium bitter taste that fades quickly. Nothing special.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
alex_leit (789) - Minsk, BELARUS - JUL 24, 2015
Bottle 33 cl. Muddy amber-orange color and good a little beige foam. Aroma: malt, candy, slightly floral and spicy hop, pear and yeast. Taste: malt, yeast and fruty, little candies, sour apple, hop bitter finish.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
xXbaptisteXx (155) - - JUL 3, 2015
De couleur ambrée caramel complètement limpide pas de dépôt la mousse est blanche et tenace On va sentir des odeurs d’Amarretto sirop amende cerise orgeat En bouche on va sentir des saveurs d’amande d’abricot de noix il va y avoir une légère amertume elle va se trouver quand même désaltérante pour une bière ambrée

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