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Brewed by Brouwerij Het Anker
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Mechelen, Belgium

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RATINGS: 384   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.29   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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New version of Lucifer brewed by Anker (after the take-over of Riva-Liefmans by Moortgat).


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3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dnstone (2158) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - MAR 13, 2010
Banana sweet aroma. A gold color with a strong white head. Overall rather light but sweet with that banana flavor off the yeast.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cenzura (100) - Warsaw, POLAND - NOV 19, 2014
Aroma: Fruits, apricot, belgian yeast, herbs and alcohol. Taste: Alcohol, sweet ripe fruits, spices, brown sugar. Great alcohol warming and typicall belgian yeast aftertaste. Big white head, perfect lacing, medium to high carbonation. Price [Warsaw, Poland] 12PLN (bottle)

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
wimpyjoe (4359) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 19, 2014
Draught @ The Pub, Brugge. Has a cloudy amber colour with a small head and fruity pale malts. It’s steady but not too stated.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
milo91hd (132) - Lecce, ITALY - OCT 21, 2014
Bottiglia 75 CL. Colore giallo paglierino torbida, buon cappello di schiuma mediamente persistente, aroma maltato e floreale in perfetto stile belgian ale, al palato si sentono parecchio le note maltate e agrumate. Niente male.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Lele (143) - Padova, ITALY - OCT 17, 2014
Colore giallo paglierino, o buccia di limone chiaro. Un po’ torbida.schiuma abbondante e persistente, ma non molto fine. L’intensita’ dell’aroma e’ media. Sentori di maltato, floreale, erbaceo, luppolato e acidulo. Detta cosi’ sembra un aroma complesso e avvolgente, eppure non si fa ricordare: possiamo dire che si sente di tutto un po’. Gia’ dal primo abboco si percepiscono chiarissimi toni citrici, un po’ aciduli, esaltati dalla carbonizzazione notevole. Nella seconda parte del sorso emergono toni maltati e leggermente caramellosi, senza pero’ mai abbandonare il citrato, che permane anche nel retrogusto, avvolgendo tutta la bocca. Nel retrogusto si sente anche molto leggermente il luppolo. Meglio in bocca che al naso, la birra presenta pero’ toni citrici secondo i miei gusti troppo accentuati. Comunque fresca e dissetante.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
eduardovl (929) - SWITZERLAND - OCT 14, 2014
330ml served in it’s own glass @ CafĂ© de Bruxelles - Lausanne. A: Pours golden slightly hazy yellow color forming a medium bubbled fluffy white head S: Quite spice and fruity. Green apples, bananas, honey (or vanilla), candy sugar, bread, sweet grains and hints of alcohol T: Very Belgian, I mean, sweet candy sugar and fruity upfront and a nice pleasant grassy hoppy end. Bready. At the same time, very spice in taste too. Belgian yeasts, sweet malts, lemon zest, cloves M: Medium body and good carbonation. Sweet upfront and a mild bitter aftertaste O: Good drinkability. Good beer [ BA Review @ 7/13/2012 ]

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
adamnowek (192) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - OCT 12, 2014
Hazy golden colour with a nice, long-lasting head. Quite light and highly drinkable for the strength.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
niquillis (1090) - Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 6, 2014
330ml bottle in Congress, Longton. Pours amber, slightly muddy. Well carbonated amber ale, easy drinking for it’s strength.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
VDuquerroux (338) - Airvault, FRANCE - OCT 5, 2014
Bottle, 33cL. Home. A brown to yellow landscape. Large creamy white head, good retention. Good lacing. Fruity aroma (lemon), cereal, biscuit, herbs. Medium sugary and alcoholic sweet balanced with medium dry bitter refreshing. Medium body, silky texture, good carbonation, herbal bitter finish, warming note. Overall, a good belgian beer : delicious aroma, good bitterness, silky texture. Evil...

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
melush (939) - SPAIN - SEP 26, 2014
Botella de 33 cl, en Cerveceria Internacional. Color dorado. Sabor a malta, levadura, especiado, afrutado.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
slowrunner77 (6031) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 25, 2014
Aroma and flavor (after they geyser subsides) dominated by yeast, fruit and nuts. not unpleasant, but not a favorite of mine. With a little too much carbonation, and alcohol showing, methinks this one is a tad bit overrated."


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