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Brewed by Brasserie Du Bocq
Style: Abbey Dubbel
Purnode-Yvoir, Belgium

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 379   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47   EST. CALORIES: 243   ABV: 8.1%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Dark reddish brown, clear, living beer with a fine and generous white head. Typical, rich, estery smell (fermentation), scent of coriander, balanced. Special malts, full mouthed, balanced, slightly bitter aftertaste.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
martjoobolut (702) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JUN 8, 2014
0,33L bottle, BB 17.08.2015. Pours dark ruby with light tan head. The head stays. Aroma is fresh fruits, spices, raisins, and yeast. Taste is very sweet, raisins, dark fruits, caramel, malt, spices, and some alcohol. Finish is dark fruits and some bitterness. Overall: very nice beer.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
langeveld12 (224) - NETHERLANDS - JUN 1, 2014
Pours an average frothy light brown head that slowly diminishes. Body is chestnut, sparkles are visible. Aroma contains light malts (hay, cookie, roasted malts, molasses), light hops (lemon, perfume), light yeasts (horse blanket) and cherry, dried fruits like grape or raisin and cola. Flavor is light acidic, then light sweet and finally light bitter. Body is medium with creamy texture and soft carbonation. Simple, yet enjoyable.

2.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Celest (126) - - MAY 28, 2014
Brown, caramel, brown sugar, biscuits, chocolate, dark fruits, but a bit flat. Okay abbey dubbel

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Lore (1061) - Budapest, HUNGARY - MAY 25, 2014
dark brown colour with ruby notes and huge creamy beige-ish head; aroma of dried berries, some apple, caramel, biscuit and hints of honey; taste of caramel, biscuit, less intensive fruitiness, and some minimal alcohol; excellent dubbel

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
KingsBrew (36) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - MAY 16, 2014
330ml bottle, Tulip glass, Malts and cherries aromas, Very dark red appearance, Off white head, Delicious sweet malty taste, medium body, medium-high carbonation. Nice sweetness and bitter aftertaste :)

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
k0mpsa (1139) - Järvenpää, FINLAND - MAY 3, 2014
Bottle. Hazy dark brown color, small brown head. Aroma is sweet malty, raisins, plums. Taste is sweet malty, plums, raisins.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kevnic2008 (8035) - Baden-Baden, GERMANY - MAY 3, 2014
Dark brown pour with a decent off-white/beige head. Dark dried fruits, prune, raisin, sultana, dark malts.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerhammaren (1063) - FINLAND - APR 30, 2014
.75l bottle from Alko JKL Pours cloudy dark copper with low head. Aroma is hops, dark malts, syrup and alcohol. Sweet. Flavor is dark malts, bread notes, syrup, caramel, alcohol, and some dark fruits. Nice fizzy palate.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jfb (3818) - Freising, GERMANY - APR 30, 2014
(bottle) pours a murky ruby-brown colour with a frothy beige head. aroma of powdered sugar, pears, some caramel, melted butter and a hint of cardboard. flavour is heavy stewed vegetables, alcohol and caramel, with notes of dandelions and a slightly dry finish. medium- to heavy-bodied with soft carbonation.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
gueuze (355) - - APR 27, 2014
Geruch: Hä? Wattndatt? Kufladen! Wie direkt nach dem Hopfenkochen. Geschmack wie frische Würze. Brauer bestätigt: Nicht durch die Gärung, quasi ohne Lagerung auf das Bierfestival mitgenommen. Mies.


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