Joakgust (847) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - APR 28, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Clear amber copper beer with a moderate beige head. Aroma is fruity with notes of caramel, spices, raisins, pears and over ripe bananas. Flavor is spicy with notes of caramel, toffee, spices, earth and bananas. Very estery but enjoyable.
pilsnerrogge (2468) - Finspång, SWEDEN - APR 20, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Eye: Clear, dark amber with a dense head.
Nose: Caramel, marzipan, berries and brown sugar.
Mouth: Clean and somewhat watery.
Tongue: Caramel, brown sugar, nuts, dried fruit and alcohol.
Brain: Clean, flawless and a little bit boring.
gnoff (7687) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - APR 14, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught at New Belgium Brewing Company in Fort Collins, on April 6, 2014.
Clear brown color, teal head. Sweet, phenolic clove, estery banana taste. Fizzy mouthfeel, low bitterness. Estery and phenolic scent.
e303 (54) - - APR 12, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle to glass. Really nice beer from New Belgium. Fits to style for an Abbey. Dope company that makes really solid beers.
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elosop (143) - SWEDEN - APR 11, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
Utseende och arom rimmar väl med belgiens bästa, men smaken skorrar något & eftersmaken ngt enfaldig. Nya världen har några år kvar tills de är på par med Europa.
msante79 (2210) - Mount Prospect, Illinois, USA - APR 10, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
12oz Bottle. Pours clear dark brown with light head. Aromas caramel, chocolate, belgain yeast. Flavor is much the same. Easy drinking beer, and very good american dubbel.
scotchzombie (318) - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA - APR 10, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours root beer brown with a bubbly off white head. Good lacing, a bit wet. Aroma is malt and nice banana and clove as befits a dubbel. Taste is yeast, bready malt, darkfruit, banana and clove. Slightly burnt, bitter aftertaste provides nice balance. This is a great Belgian for the money.
circinus (209) - SWEDEN - APR 6, 2014
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle 35.5 cl from Systembolaget. Clear ruby with a thick beige head. Dark fruits, fruity, non-sweet caramel/fudge, vineous, spicy, pears, exactly enough sweetness, figs, hint of alcohol. Medium/full body, slightly dry, slightly sticky, low/medium carbonation, spicy/fruity finish. Really nice, fits well that it does not have too much sweetness going on.
Gusgus (232) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - APR 6, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
AR: banana, vanilla, caramel, cereal, earthy. Soft but still spicy. Some noble hops.
AP: amber, clear, frothy, white foam.’
TA: light sweetness, lightly bitter, lightly sour,
PA: light body, slick feel, lively.
Overall nicely balanced. Soft yet spicy. Well fermented but not thin or dry. Fresh aromas and drinks like it’s weaker than expected.
hotstuff (4058) - Indiana, USA - APR 2, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Rated on 3-13-2011 (Bottle) The appearance is a medium sized semi-fizzy ivory head with a short retention, copper transparent body, fast rising carbonation, and one ring of lacing. The aroma is caramel malt, yeast, some floral hops, sweet, fruity, and spicy. The taste is sweet, spicy, light floral hops, caramel malt, and yeast. The mouthfeel is lively carbonation and this beer is light-medium bodied. This beer is very quaffable and has a very enjoyable flavor. It is worth trying and a beer I would drink again.