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


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RATINGS: 2504   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.85/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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.

Melkart's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Melkart (431) - Porto Alegre, - JUL 20, 2013
Nice, very strong and complex beer. Caramel and bread. Light sweet taste at the end.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Louke (39) - Swalmen, NETHERLANDS - JUL 27, 2016
Geweldige quadrupel met warme, volle smaak en licht zoete afdronk. Deze quadrupel smaakt nog beter na een aantal jaar bewaren.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
kokos666 (154) - Gliwice, POLAND - JUL 26, 2016
Aroma of dried fruits, cherries, biscuits, red vine, sweet toast, vanilla, spicy esters and of course alcohol. Full body, warming alcohol, sweet no bitterness with red fruits finish. Nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
elosop (286) - SWEDEN - JUL 25, 2016
Mahognybrun med fint fast vitt skum. Doftar sött, kryddor, honung och farinsocker. Smaken omedelbart bred, mycket söta smaker med dominerande dadel. Eftersmaken dock tämligen tunn. Sötma och kryddor ligger kvar en stund.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
JimmyBoy74 (582) - Örebro, SWEDEN - JUL 24, 2016
33 cl från Casino i Montpellier. En fantastisk belgisk öl. Bara att köpa hem flera. Luktar och smakar grön banan.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
MustangMarkF (244) - Coventry, West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUL 19, 2016
Pours a dark amber with virtually no head. Has a nutty and burnt toffee taste. Will appeal to lots- but not me

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Johnstledger8 (677) - Dublin, IRELAND - JUL 17, 2016
Bottle. Pours a cloudy ambers it's a lasting foamy off white head. Aroma is of dark fruits, vanilla, nuts, wood, earthy, dried fruits, raisins, figs. Taste is of find his, raisins, vanilla, hint of banana on the finish, warning alcohol notes, toffee, yeasty. Sticky oily mouthfeel, medium carbonation.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
pityu (560) - Budapest, HUNGARY - JUL 17, 2016
Bottle - Cloudy deep amber colour, large and stable creamy off-white head. Fruity and spicy aromas of dried red berries, red grapes, sme banana, vanilla, cloves. Taste is sweet, but no sticky, some brown sugar, dates, fig, banana. Full body, moderate carbonation, velvety texture, well rounded fruity and spicy finish. Great classic quadrupel.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
batupata (26) - FINLAND - JUL 14, 2016
Pours a amber red and hazy beer with almost nonexistent head. Aroma is dried fruits, plums, malty sweet with some caramel. Taste is pretty full, sweet and mildly bitter with notes of dried fruits and alcohol. Carbonation is quite heavy, probably a little bit too heavy in my opinion, but otherwise the body is almost perfect. Overall very enjoyable strong ale.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
cmacklin (765) - Lethbridge, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 11, 2016
330ml bottle. Pours a cloudy dark red-amber with a large, frothy, short lived, off-white head that leaves spotty lacing. Sweet aroma of dried fruit, banana, caramel malt, vanilla and spice. Sweet flavour of dried fruit, caramel malt, banana, vanilla, yeast and spice with a warming alcohol finish. Full body with a smooth, oily texture and soft carbonation. Delicious and complex.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
kathouse (1562) - Nevada, USA - JUL 10, 2016
Bottle in Ghent. Reddish brown with a creamy tan head. Fruity and sugar aromas. Body is sweet, fruity, and dark sugars swell with depth. Really good.

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