Brewed by InBev Belgium
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Leuven, Belgium


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RATINGS: 877   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43/5   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
Strong and generous amber-coloured abbey beer.

CitrusP's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
CitrusP (65) - Newcastle, - OCT 21, 2012
Pours a deep amber colour with a small creamy head. Typically yeasty, dark fruit and malty aroma for the style. Dark fruit and caramel comes through heavily in the flavour, alcohol is present, warming and fairly complimentary. Slightly different take on the Belgian strong ale and glad i tried it.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
kaserov (174) - Oviedo, SPAIN - SEP 26, 2016
Color ámbar (reflejos granates) con capa de espuma blanca de dos dedos de grosor. No mucha carbonatación. Aroma mínimo a malta (casi imperciptible y, más aun, si la tomas a los 5º que indica la botella). Sabor maltoso, dulzón, planete, recuerda al estilo belga, evidentemente, pero lejos de las cervezas de calidad. 8,5% bastante bien disimulados aunque el regusto final sea mínimamente alcohólico. Sin más.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bush_Docta (18) - - SEP 19, 2016
Pours amber with a nice white head, some lacing. Aroma is sweet, dark, ripe fruit (berries, apple, cherry), caramel, Belgian yeast, some alcohol. Taste is similar to aroma; it’s sweet and fruity, some burnt caramel and biscuity notes. Finish is dry, spicy, a bit roasty and alcoholic. Medium-bodied and rather carbonated (could be less). Nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lore (2169) - Budapest, HUNGARY - SEP 16, 2016
clear amber colour with ruby notes, half inch of creamy, bright beige-ish off-white head; aroma of dried cherry, anise notes, caramel and biscuit, fruitiness and mybe hints of smokey notes;taste is prctically the same; correct Belgian strong ale, but nothing more

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Blueshawk (349) - Bad Bellingen, GERMANY - SEP 8, 2016
- dunkelbraune Farbe mit guter Schaumbildung - Aromen nach Bitterschokolade, Dörrobst, Banane und etwas Holz - die Carbonisierung ist mir eine Spur zu brausig - der Antrunk ist dann betont malzig-süß - ab dann dominiert der Alkohol den Geschmack leider zu sehr - im Abgang verliert sich das Bier dann endgültig in eine alkoholische Wässrigkeit Fazit: Zu sehr vom Alkohol dominiert ohne besondere weitere Noten

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mice (801) - FINLAND - AUG 11, 2016
Kirkas, punertavanruskea olut sentin paksuisella kermanvärisellä vaahdolla. Tuoksussa marjaisuutta, happamuutta ja hieman makeutta. Myös mausta löytyy lievää marjaisuutta, hedelmäisyyttä ja hieman mausteisuutta. Keskitäyteläinen suutuntuma. Bonusta siitä, että tämä on kivasti erilainen Leffe Bruneen ja Blondeen verrattuna.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yy0pp (1280) - - AUG 3, 2016
Bottle. Clear amber color with white head. Aroma - Fruity, malty, caramel. Taste - Sweet, caramel, candy, yeast, spice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Hrodulf (34) - PORTUGAL - AUG 1, 2016
UPDATED: AUG 1, 2016 Aroma agradável, cor caramelo e carbonatação boa, sabor com notas a especiarias, sementes de coentro, final amargo agradável, garrafa 33cl

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Evilman (122) - Taverny, FRANCE - JUL 29, 2016
A pleasant surprise! The rating here gave me the urge to try this one and I’ve not been disappointed. While being "just" another product in the massive Ledge catalogue, this one really tries to compete with the best Belgian beers everyone knows and love. It maybe lacks a more characteristic aftertaste, but overall this is a solid and interesting beer. Nice alcohol level and strong taste in mouth, definitely a good bet! APPROVED BY TAVERNY’S BLACK METAL CREW!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
waltz (40) - - JUL 20, 2016
Coloração bronze com boa formação e persistência na espuma. Aroma florado e retrogosto médio

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Derbeth (726) - Kraków, POLAND - JUL 18, 2016
Bottle. Aroma is quite much coriander, some cherry, caramel, alcohol. Light bitterness, not sweet. Lively carbonation. Typical Belgian in taste, although alcohol in evident.

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