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Lucifer (...-2008)

 (RETIRED)
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66
44
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Formerly brewed at Riva Brouwerij (Moortgat)
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Dentergem, Belgium

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RATINGS: 565   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A Belgian golden ale. On the nose it is lightly hoppy and yeastily spicy, with faint caramelly malt notes and a touch of citrusy and estery fruit. The head tastes extremely bitter, as is often the case with this style. Surprisingly fruity, but with a strong hoppy bitterness. There is a warming, malty, vanilla quality to it, which develops into an alcohol kick towards the end. Secondary fermentation in the bottle.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Blatz King (150) - Whitewater, Wisconsin, USA - SEP 16, 2001
Pretty Good. Very expensive.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
JessterCPA (130) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - SEP 10, 2001
Wow. What a kick to this beer. Went to Belgo in NYC for this one. Great flavor & nice alcohol taste.

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
legion242 (2170) - Richardson, Texas, USA - SEP 5, 2001
A nice alternative to Duvel.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
THE BEER BARON (275) - Wisconsin, USA - SEP 2, 2001
One of the better Belgian Ales that I have had, but I am still not a fan of this style.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
The Friar99 (222) - Wisconsin, USA - SEP 2, 2001

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Rosendale Brewmeister99 (55) - Rosendale, New York, USA - AUG 29, 2001

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Rogier (50) - NETHERLANDS - AUG 27, 2001

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
ravidesai (947) - Bombay, INDIA - AUG 23, 2001
belgian golden ale. this is one of the better Duvel imitators - it even has a similar name. more citrusy than duvel but still enjoyable

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
trappist12 (200) - Kansas City, Missouri, USA - AUG 19, 2001

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Got Stout? (173) - Wisconsin, USA - JUL 20, 2001
UPDATED: MAR 29, 2005 The beer was very citrus-like, with extreme notes of alcohol. The abv is relatively small for what it’s implies, but the alcoholic taste is not masked by its thin malt character. A light hop-bite was felt after swallowing though, and that was very good! But, I did not really enjoy all 750mL of it...


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