Brewed by De Koningshoeven (Bavaria - Netherlands)
Style: Abbey Dubbel
Berkel-Enschot, Netherlands


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RATINGS: 1614   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.6/5   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
330ml bottle and 500ml bottle or crock. Filtered, then bottled with yeast and sugar.
First brewed in 1987.
Ingredients: Water, Barley malt, Hops, Yeast.
"Discover this genuine dark Trappist beer with a gentle flavour, creamy head and pronounced bouquet.
La Trappe Dubbel has a deep brown colour and attractive beige froth. The use of caramel malt gives it a gentle aromatic caramelised quality. It has a rich malty flavour with a touch of sweetness. Post-fermenting La Trappe Dubbel is a smooth drink, and yet has some real body and intense flavour to it.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Viper666 (3271) - Richelieu, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 6, 2016
Bouteille. Nez légèrement malté, de caramel toffee sucré, léger de mélasse et de fruits (prunes et raisins) et très léger d’alcool et de levures. Rondeur moyenne. Goût fruité (raisins, prunes) et épicé (clou de girofle) lors de l’entrée en bouche suivi d’un goût légèrement sucré (gomme balloune) et de caramel malté (avec des touches de noix) puis d’un goût de caramel toffee / sucre brun assez sucré avec une légère amertume d’alcool Arrière-goût légèrement aigre de fruit (prunes, raisins) et très légèrement amer et chaud d’alcool. [notes 2005]

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bijl (93) - NETHERLANDS - MAR 5, 2016
Roodbruine kleur met matig schuim. Aroma van caramel, fruit (voornamelijk banaan), Belgische gist en gebrande mout. Smaak is zoet en fruitig. Ook duidelijk roasty caramel. Hints van banaan. Iets plakkerig en een kleine bitter op het einde. Nagenoeg geen koolzuur.

---Rated via Beer Buddy for Android

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Probabeer (123) - - MAR 5, 2016
UPDATED: MAR 17, 2016 Dubbel suave. Con mucho aroma. Tiene un punto de salir a regaliz. Cuerpo medio. Esta bastante bien si no fuera porque lleva jarabe de glucosa, es decir azúcar, y eso me parece trampear la cerveza.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
JtanK (120) - Kraków, POLAND - MAR 3, 2016
Pours very dark brown/red with fine tan colored head. Decent retention, not much lacing. Complex malty, caramelish flavor supplemented with underlying fruitiness. Sweet, with the "bubble gum" definitely appearing in the flavor. Ends with a slightly spicy, alcoholic note (it’s pleasant and warming though). I kinda lack any more words to describe it, honestly, it’s rather hard for me to reviews beers like this one. Regarding general reaction: it’s alright, no amazement though, fairly tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Holmen1 (4494) - Stavanger, NORWAY - MAR 2, 2016
Fra flaske på Mi2, Cardinal feb-16: brunrød ravfarge med beige skum. Deilig og meget velbalansert aroma og smak - røde bær, gule epler og lys sjokolade. Eminent drikkbar.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tandembrauer (1015) - Stavanger, NORWAY - FEB 29, 2016
Shared bottle at Cardinal, Stavanger. Pours light brown with off-white head. Aroma of raisins, dark dried fruits, chocolate, vanilla. Tastes sweet with some bitterness. Medium bodied, dry mouth feel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Demens (127) - Budapest, HUNGARY - FEB 28, 2016
0,33l bottle. Hazy dark brown colour with slowly shrinking beutiful beige head. Aroma: Banana, yeast and hiding roasty aromas with dark fruits. Taste: Sweet malty taste with again banana and yeast. Almost no bitterness just a little one in the end. Mild/medium carbonation with medium body. Sweet finish that slowly turn into light bitterness. Very good dubbel.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Akiro (39) - ITALY - FEB 26, 2016
Degustata in bottiglia da 33 centilitri. sentori di uva passa, nocciole. Dolce-amaro ben calibrato. Molto liquorosa, ottima.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Gonzin (140) - ARGENTINA - FEB 23, 2016
En botella de 330 ml. Color rojizo amarronado con abundante espuma beige. Aroma no demasiado fuerte a vino, caramel y frutas secas. Sabor frutal y refrescante. Buena dubbel. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bubeer (261) - - FEB 22, 2016
Hazy mahogany. Medium beige head, medium retention. Aroma intensity 3/5. Notes of malt, cloves, bread, vanilla and thyme in the nose. Medium bitter, a bit of sour bread aftertaste. Medium to full body

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