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Brewed by Van Eecke
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Poperinge-Watou, Belgium

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RATINGS: 111   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
tderoeck (4713) - Gent, BELGIUM - NOV 14, 2012
UPDATED: NOV 16, 2012 28/X/12 - 33cl bottle from Willems (Grobbendonk) @ home - BB: III/14 (2012-1200)

Clear blond beer, big creamy to rocky had, stable, non adhesive. Aroma: citrus, very grassy hops, some spices, bit yeasty, metallic, alcohol. MF: ok carbon, medium to full body, creamy texture. Taste: some citrus, sweet grains and malts, candi sugar, bitter hops. Aftertaste: candi sugar, alcohol sweetness, very bitter, dry an almost chemical ending, alcohol is very noticeable. Not too complex, but still an enjoyable beer.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
tommann (2735) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - NOV 5, 2012
330ml bottle. Pours dark gold with a largish head. Aroma is straw and candy sugars. Taste has straw malt to start with a very sweet and alcoholic finish.

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
CharlieNoodles (80) - Toulouse, FRANCE - OCT 1, 2012
Blonde forte. elle à le mérite d’avoir une force dompter sur un goût plus fin. Mais je ne la trouve pas forcement subtil.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ogivlado (5740) - Zagreb, CROATIA - SEP 20, 2012
Bottled 330ml. -Golden coloured, small white head, light honey and alcohol in the nose. Moderate sweet malty, caramel and yeast with rather spicy finish. There’s also light hops presence but not enough to reduce warming alcohol and spices.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
wekker84 (1470) - etten-leur, NETHERLANDS - AUG 14, 2012
bottle a golden yellow colored beer with a white head aroma malts spicy fruits yeast and some hops flavor malts yeast fruits citrus spicy and hops

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Benzai (8368) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - JUN 12, 2012
33cl bottle @ home. Slightly hazy orange-golden color, medium sized white head. Smell malts, lightly bitter, hay, straw. Taste malts, hay, straw, lightly bitter, lightly metallic, slightly alcohol. Medium carbo, medium body.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
lembeek (143) - ITALY - MAY 21, 2012
Aroma dolce, maltato, fruttato, con note di coriandolo caramello e geranio. In bocca ha un attacco morbido, supportato da una buona acidità e da un finale secco amaro. Corpo rotondo

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
zaf (243) - ITALY - MAR 12, 2012
aroma alcolico e sentori floreali e di cereali..gusto dolce e alcool presente in abbondanza..carnonazione media,finale lungo e leggermente amaro..birra nel complesso buona ma non si lascerà ricordare..

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
teddybeer (2230) - Madrid, SPAIN - FEB 8, 2012
33cl bottle. Golden colour with a frothy, creamy, good lasting and mostly diminishing white head. Aroma is sweet, caramelish, moderate yeasty. Flavour is sweet, with notes of coriander and orange peel, slightly vinous and dense on palate with a long final. Carbonation is medium. Body is medium to high. Texture is oily.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Swaroga (1353) - Brussels, BELGIUM - DEC 25, 2011
33cl bottle. Clear golden with a small white head. Nose : Dough, caramel and some sweet bread malts. Sip : Really sweet with this chocolate praline feeling. Followed by aromas of bitter hops.


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