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


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RATINGS: 1338   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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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.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
czar (4292) - Québec, Quebec, - JAN 28, 2013
bottle from mathieuc, thanks! pours hazy light brown with anice creamy beige head, some retention and lacing. caramel, toffee, toasted cereals with nuts, spices, candi, licorice, spicy la trappe yeast - some fruity esters - bananas. grassy-peppery light to medium hopping. average to soft carbonation, light to medium body. what you definitely expect from a dubbel.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
alex_alkis (269) - SWEDEN - AUG 30, 2014
Easy to drink, yet flavorful and complex ale. Very sour taste that I personally like.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Zwiebel88 (118) - GERMANY - AUG 30, 2014
Spezifarbenes Dubbel. Hefig, karamellig, bananig, dunkle Früchte in der Nase. Süßlich, hefig, karamellig, malzig am Gaumen. Auskleidend im Mund, gut.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
defcon84 (8) - Valkenswaard, NETHERLANDS - AUG 29, 2014 does not count
herbs, brown, red, hazy, tan foam, medium sweetness, medium bitterness, medium sourness, lively, carbonation,

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Xavalias (134) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 28, 2014
Bottle. Pours a beautiful, mostly clear mahogany brown, ruby hue, with a big tan orange-ish head, good lacing. Aroma is very fruity, dried plums, dates, raw cane sugar, sweet caramel. Grenadine syrup pops up too. Artificial sweeteners (Assugrin) in the after taste. The taste is very smooth, contained sweetness, with just a little bit of acidity to balance. Medium bodied, oily palate with just a bit too much carbonation but a very long sweet, syrupy finish that turns into artificial sweetener, extra long. Really, really long. Definitely one of the longest finishes I’ve had. Very nice, not cloying like most Dubbels, but too much artificial sweeteners in the after taste, especially since it is so long.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
wvhoran (208) - Tasmania, - AUG 27, 2014
Bottle. Amder-brown with a creamy off-white head. The aroma is fruity, caramel malt, some yeast. The flavour is sweet with a fruity profile, again a little yeast. Not the greatest dubbel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
gopherfan99 (434) - CROATIA - AUG 22, 2014
Bottle (at Rocket Burger); pours brown with a thin khaki head; yeast aroma with dark fruit and alcohol; sweet taste with malt, caramel, dark fruits, some spices; dry finish with a hint of alcohol; nice one

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
luuknederkoorn (12) - - AUG 16, 2014
La trappe dubbel is een behoorlijk stevig bier. Het heeft een lekker vol mondgevoel maar is wel erg zoet.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jaimie1 (8) - - AUG 16, 2014 does not count
La Trappe Dubbel is een mooi vol biertje, heeft een goede smaak, maar wel lichtelijk zoet

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mikske79 (1120) - Puerto Plata, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - AUG 11, 2014
Een deftig donker bier met goed wat smaak aan zoals het hoort te zijn. Ze hebben wel betere dan dit in hun assortiment.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
lobs_ols (79) - LATVIA - AUG 10, 2014
Very dark red, strong beige head. Sour yeasty notes on the nose. Sweet-ish with noticeable bitterness, same on finish. Fades rather fast.

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