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RATINGS: 234   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.6   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 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 (1890) - 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

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ernesto987 (3526) - Connecticut, USA - OCT 3, 2013
Enjoyed after some great beers, light chili flavors with with dark fruits from the quad yeast, great stuff!

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
jaghana (3700) - Strasbourg (France), FRANCE - OCT 2, 2013
Bottle from Jan thanks a lot. A dark amber beer with huge creamy head. Nose is intense on red fruit, spices and smooth caramel. Aroma is on smooth and creamy caramel, with spice, over ripped quetches, vanilla and cherry touch, clove hints, light chilli notes but not excessive at all. Body is very sweet, intense red candied fruits, complex, prune, toffee. Finish is more on chilli and red vegetables but still some good round caramel and Belgian yeast there, light bubble gum. This beer is very nice and remind me the Pannepeut from De Struise with additional brandy touch. Very nice, what to expect more ?

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Zer0 (1126) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - OCT 1, 2013
Bottle @ Trappistenlokaal ’t Klooster. Pours dark brown with a beige head. Aroma is chili, raisins, chocolate, yeast and cinnamon. Some red fruits too. Taste is quite sweet and yeasty. Medium bitterness. Full bodied with soft carbonation.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
KnutAlbert (6013) - Oslo, NORWAY - SEP 26, 2013
Bottle at Schouskjelleren. Very dark, fluffy head. Dried fruit, prunes and figs. Deceivingly light mouth feel, very drinkable. White peper, salt, liquorice. The chili is very discreet. Incredible beer!

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bhensonb (10699) - Woodland, California, USA - SEP 23, 2013
375 c&c from Malt & Vine. Pours very dark brown/black with a creamy beige head. Spicy chili aroma. Med body. Near fizzy carb. Flavor of chili, chocolate and darkish malt. Cinnamon. Very interesting. Chili spiced Mexican chocolate. Quite nice.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
marcus (6318) - Sacramento, California, USA - SEP 23, 2013
Bottle shared by bhensonb. Pours near black with a large tan head and a chocolate and spice aroma. There is a sour chocolate and treacle flavor with a lot of spice tastes.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hopdog (8773) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 23, 2013
Bottle. Poured a dark brown, almost balck color and a smaller sized off white head. Chocolate, roast, spices, some dark fruits, and some light pepper/chili in the background. Alcohol content well hidden.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
SimplySike (785) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - SEP 22, 2013
12.7. Fl. Oz. Bottle. Pours dark brown, with cream head. Aroma licorice, raisin, roasty, coffee, cinnamon, chocolate, dark fruits, malts. Taste full rich sweet, followed by a dark choco hoppy bitter. There is long dark aftertaste. Mouth-feel full creamy, oily, tinteling carbo. Wow awesome beer, complex nose and great taste. Maybe bit unbalanced but doesn’t hurt the beer.


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