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RATINGS: 242   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.61   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 315   ABV: 10.5%
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Five thousand years ago the Mayan Calendar last turned over. Since then, Nostradamus, The Book of Revelations and random Shaman have all prognosticated that mankind would meet a fateful end. Currently, our demise is scheduled for December 21, 2012 for it has been so decreed our world is about to end not in a Christian Judgment Day but rather a Mayan Apocalypse. Funny thing is, the Mayans don’t actually believe in the concept of an Apocalypse. We at The Lost Abbey didn’t want to miss an opportunity to update our original Judgment Day recipe to accompany us as we collide towards this impending Rapture. Like us, we’re pretty sure you can believe in dried Chiles, Cinnamon and Tamarind working well together in this beer. This means you can count on this little bottle of beer to help you survive this cultural Armageddon. Please pop the cork and enjoy this version. We’ve got you covered. See you on December 22nd wherever life may take us.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kbudd19 (645) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - NOV 3, 2013
375 ml bottle. Dark black porter pour, thin texture. Aroma of sweet candy sugar, I don’t pick up any spices. Taste is fairly carbonated, some plumb, the spice comes in on the finish.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ClubGonzo (4108) - Bergen, NORWAY - NOV 1, 2013
Bottle from Vinmonopolet in Valkendorfsgate, Bergen. Pours a deep red slightly hazy body, large creamy beige head. Nose is caramel, Norwegian brown cheese, toffee, raisins, figs, hints of sherry and alcohol. Taste is dark fruits, figs, raisins, burnt sugar, caramel and hints of toast and almonds. Full body, high carbonation. Solid quad from The Abbey.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Reynolds314 (2349) - Connecticut, USA - OCT 24, 2013
A pretty average quad witout a ton of uniqueness as youd expect from all the flavors added. I dont get much beyond the normal quad dark fruits and spicy belgian yeast. A bit sweet and syrupy.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
TET (1684) - FINLAND - OCT 20, 2013
A cork open with a nice pop. A beer is dark brown with a big, dense and yellowish beige head. The nose is interesting and very tastefull, sweet strawberries, dark fruits, spices, some aromatic perfume nuancees. Taste is intensive, dark dried fruits, some earthyness, hint of strawberries, the long end is spicy and have an influence on chilis. With yeast the taste is very smooth and each compenents are better balanced. Almost full bodied, high and smooth carbonation. The great aroma, also balanced and enjoyable beer with saucy.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ABS (491) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - OCT 13, 2013
Pours almost black. Medium amount of brown head. Stingy, warming mouth feel at first, but gets a bit more rounded after a while. Sweet and bitter. Raisins, alcohol, plum, coffee, chocolate, malt. Good, but a bit too extreme alcohol.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Dogbrick (8237) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - OCT 13, 2013
Sample at the tasting room. The beer is an opaque dark brown color with a medium thick khaki head that recedes gradually. Rings of lacing on the glass. The aroma consists of dark fruit, spices and chocolate. Full-bodied with flavors of chocolate malt, mild peppers, cinnamon and ripe fruit. The finish is subtle peppers and chocolate. Above average overall.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ej (744) - Hauglandshella, NORWAY - OCT 13, 2013
Deep brown pour with a fluffy tan head. Aroma is somewhat sweet, light roasty and with dark dried fruits. Taste is moderate roast, warming alcohol and a light sweetness. Fruity with raisins, dates and plums. Fullbodied with high levels of carbonation.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
sic1314 (3464) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - OCT 11, 2013
Poured deep dark brown with a frothy tan head. Aroma of dark fruit, some spice and caramel malt. Medium body, vanilla smooth, lingering warm chili, alcohol soaked dark fruit.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
TrappistenOli (320) - Bern, SWITZERLAND - OCT 8, 2013
Dunkel, geringer hellem schaum. Süsslicher antrunk, bitter im abgang/nachklang. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
esp0r (2007) - NORWAY - OCT 8, 2013
Bottle from Vika enjoyed at home
Pours dark dark, big tanned head with big ugly bubblews. Smells of raisins, cinnamon, belgian yeast esters, spices and malts. Heavy sweet, oaky, red wine and raisins, spicy. A port feel to it all really. Moderate bitter finish. A quite excuisite beer


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