Brewed by InBev Belgium
Style: Abbey Dubbel
Leuven, Belgium


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RATINGS: 1715   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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A traditional Belgian abbey beer with a deep brown colour and a full, sweet and fruity aroma.
Ingredients: dark and torrefied malt, corn, water, hop and yeast.

Chudwick's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Chudwick (2173) - Cincyucky, Kentucky, USA - NOV 17, 2012
11.2oz bottle - pours dark amber with great lacing and three fingers of tan head. Noseis candy sugar. Flavor adds caramel and noticeable spices. Sweet. Medium body. Soft carbonation. Boring for the style.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
patlab (23) - Ontario, CANADA - OCT 18, 2014
Great beer that I very often enjoy as a night cap. It pours a nice dark rich brown and it has a great texture and taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
slowrunner77 (5804) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 18, 2014
"had this on tap in Hawaii of all places. quite pleasant, just what you’d expect of a dubble, nothing more, nothing less. it was a solid B, and worth trying if you’re curious."

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Abijen (1497) - ’s-Hertogenbosch, NETHERLANDS - OCT 18, 2014
Pours a brown beer with a good white tan head. Smells malts, fruity and sweet. Tastes the same. Average carbo, thin body and a sticky texture.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
elosop (158) - SWEDEN - OCT 17, 2014
Mäktigt, brunfärgad skumkrona över mörk mahogany. Aromen lite tunn (lite förkyld?), men smaken bred, karamelligt söt. Lite bränd kastanj i eftersmaken. Klart godare än den ljusa (eller påverkar årstiden smaken).

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
freretoc (731) - Besançon, FRANCE - OCT 16, 2014
Bue à la pression en 25cl en terrasse du Bar de l’U à Besançon, couleur brune caramel, une mousse parfaite. En bouche attaque sur le caramel et les malts grillés, continuité crémeuse et fin gros caramel noix. Excellente pour une industrielle.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
PsychoGunnar (200) - Bergen, NORWAY - OCT 15, 2014
From 12/1 2013. A classic. Smooth mouth feel, oyster and soy oil both in the palate and the main taste. Pruny aftertaste with a slightly dark sense of fruit. Endurant, stays good for a long time. Further down the glass a christmassy maltiness and hints of glühwein.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
jpkeskinen (224) - FINLAND - OCT 15, 2014
Drank from a bottle. Sweet and malty, surprisingly mild taste. I like the blond one better.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
HarryPlopper (21) - - OCT 14, 2014
Brown clear color with big head. Looks like a root beer float! Floral aroma. Clove taste with hints of strawberry. Smooth palate with no bitterness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
eduardovl (865) - SWITZERLAND - OCT 14, 2014
330ml bottle poured in a chalice. A: Dark amber-brown color with a huge grizzly head which lasts for long and leaves a lot of lacings S: Smells toffee, caramel roasted malts and Belgium yeasts. Very spicy T: Strong taste of roasted malts. Belgium yeasts. Brown bread. Sweet and fruity (dark fruits) as it should with a light bitter end M: Medium to full body. Creamy. High carbonation. Nice Belgium sweet-bitter taste. Intense sensation O: Great drinkability. Good quality even after being purchased by AMBEV. [ BA Review @ 4/20/2010 ]

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
camoes (144) - PORTUGAL - OCT 14, 2014
Review based on the BJCP2008 guidelines (style 18B). Bottle 33 cl - Batch 49 11:37. AROMA: low sweet malt aroma with faint notes of caramel. no hop aromas. some spicy alcohol aromas are present. APPEARANCE: dark amber color and translucent. reddish depth. large ivory head with average retention. some lacing is present. TASTE: notes similar to aromas. dilluted sweet malt background flavour. low bitterness. finishes semi-sweet. PALATE: medium-low body with average carbonation. OVERALL: a mild (aroma and flavour wise), belgian dubbel that lacks more malt derived complexity. a bit on the watery side.

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