Brewed by De Koningshoeven (Bavaria - Netherlands)
Style: Abt/Quadrupel
Berkel-Enschot, Netherlands


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RATINGS: 2244   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.84   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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Quadrupel is La Trappe’s heaviest ale with a stunning amber colour. Its warm and intense flavour is rich and finely balanced. Malty sweet, slightly burnt, and pleasantly bitter with a sweet aftertaste. Quadrupel continues to ferment after bottling and offers aromas of banana, almond, vanilla and others.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
edgallow (2542) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - AUG 3, 2012
12.7 oz pours amber with a tan head. Aroma is basically alcohol. Taste of malt, oak and alcohol. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bierridder_S (155) - BELGIUM - APR 20, 2015
19/04/2015 @home, 33cl bottle from Bierhalle Deconinck, Vichte. Nice amber colour with big head. Aroma : Malts, fruits, caramel. Taste: malts, very fruity, some sweetness. I’ve had it way too sweet, but this one was a bit aged and much better but nothing exceptional.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ngejo (470) - Jakarta, INDONESIA - APR 19, 2015
Bottle. Cloudy, amber, frothy, tan foam, medium bitterness, heavy cloying sweetness, full body, oily feel, soft carbonation, & long finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Humlehode (158) - Oslo, NORWAY - APR 18, 2015
Pours clear deep golden with white head. Aroma of caramel, prune, raisins. Sweet but well balanced. Very smooth and nice. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
whiskeyrocks (66) - Lindenhurst, Illinois, USA - APR 17, 2015
I’m new to triples and quads... But I know I like them. Sweet but not fruity. This is dark pour with a bubley head. Sweet caramel smell... And every thing you’d expect from a triple. It does have a like more of an ale flavor than you’d get from a trip and the best buy said he looked that better. I prefer the trip to this, but this was still very enjoyable... Give it a shot

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
lello4ever (195) - ITALY - APR 17, 2015
Color ambra con schiuma beige di media persistenza. Aroma di malto e caramello. Superba bevuta, alcol molto evidente, ma in armonia con il dolce del malto. Leggeri sentori floreali. Carbonazione perfetta. Una birra dabbazia come dio comanda

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
paolo71 (78) - Alviano, ITALY - APR 15, 2015
Beige, frothy, persistent head. Amber/coppery, a bit cloudy. Intense and persistent at nose. Dark honey, caramel, peach flowers, vanilla, ripe fruits. Average carbonation. Warming sensation. Full body. Complex and a very rich one.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
clockk (72) - Lada / Langreo, SPAIN - APR 15, 2015
mucha graduacion de alcohol, cuerpo medio con una buena espuma persistente, aromas a vainilla.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
stef73 (299) - - APR 14, 2015
de couleur oranger cette quad, on sens le malt carameliser avec un gout de melasse c est une biere qui un peu carameliser mais pas trop c est bon

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
flying_pig (1070) - SCOTLAND - APR 14, 2015
330ml Bottle from Arendsnest Proeflokaal, Amsterdam (€6.00):
Great stuff from La Trappe here, this one really didn’t seem like a 10% beer at all & this was largely down to the fact that the beer was so smooth to drink & the alcohol was almost completely masked in both the taste and the smell. The taste was a sweet, slightly dry one that proved incredibly easy to drink with some great, dark fruity flavours balancing well with the caramel & dark malts; amazing drinking. I’m already hoping to get my hands on the barrel aged version now.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
ChtiBreizh (50) - Rennes, FRANCE - APR 13, 2015
Surprising light for a quadrupel. Nice head. Carbonation is above average for the style. Too sweet and caramelish for me. I had enough after two sips. Not better than a leffe with added alccol.

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