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Brewed by Brasserie d’Achouffe (Moortgat)
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Achouffe, Belgium

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RATINGS: 1358   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Bottle conditioned.


Numenor's rating

3.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Numenor (871) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - DEC 6, 2005
A good amount of carbonation, with a light floral after-taste. Dark red in color with particulates left in the glass bottom. Minimal aroma, but perhaps a slight floral scent.


3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AntoineGRD (43) - - SEP 26, 2014
Mc CHOUFFE est une Bière brune non filtrée, refermentée aussi bien en bouteille qu’en fût. On retrouve derrière son bouquet fruité une légère pointe d’amertume.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rockana (249) - Zadar/Zagreb, CROATIA - SEP 22, 2014
Pours dark reddish brown with medium head. Hoppy and toffee aroma, some dark fruits, malt.Sweet alcoholic fruity taste.Very nice beer.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
melush (752) - SPAIN - SEP 18, 2014
Botella de 33 cl, en Cerveceria Internacional. Color ambar oscuro. Sabor a malta, dulce, alcohol.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Sjohnh (175) - Coventry, West Midlands, ENGLAND - SEP 13, 2014
Chestnut brown, small white head, malty aroma. Balance of malt, brown sugar and alcohol flavours. Thin mouthfeel and the booze sits a little heavy in the finish. La Chouffe is excellent - this is only good.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Madsen1635 (264) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - SEP 7, 2014
From bottle. Aroma has burnt malt and yeasty notes. Taste is balanced with fresh fuzziness to it. The strenth from the ABV is felt but not to much. High carbonation

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Jeroenhensen (207) - Dongen, NETHERLANDS - SEP 1, 2014
Afgelopen week gedronken, want het was toch net herfst. Heerlijk zacht donker bier, wat makkelijk weg drinkt.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ragnampiza (448) - Rome / Lecce, ITALY - SEP 1, 2014
750 ml bottle. Dark copper, slightly hazy, with a big, creamy and fluffy off white head. On the nose grain, slightly roasted malts, some nuttiness, dark fruits and light alchool. Pleasent sweetness, quite velvety and slightly vinous, with notes of milk chocolate and brown sugar. The alchool is very well hidden. Soft to average carbonation, medium body, slightly oily texture. Good.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kermis (5260) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - AUG 30, 2014
Bottle at The Fiddler. Pours hazy brown with a bit tan head. Aroma of caramel, overripe dark fruits, raisins and leather. Flavour is moderate sweet and bitter. Medium bodied with soft carbonation. Not bad at all but why does it need to be as strong as 8%...

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
artyom (471) - Osijek, CROATIA - AUG 24, 2014
UPDATED: SEP 29, 2014 0,33l bottle. Dark brown color with beige head. Aroma is dark fruits, caramel, raisins and chocolate. Taste is medium to heavy sweet with caramel notes. Full body and soft carbonation. Overall it’s great and complex beer.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ChewyBeer (39) - SOUTH AFRICA - AUG 24, 2014
Poured from small 330ml bottle with little head. Good dark colour. Nose spicy but faint. Ok carbination but mouthfeel a bit thinner than expected. Flavours not very prominent. not bad but not as good as i hoped


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