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RATINGS: 1547   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.49   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 228   ABV: 7.6%
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Belgian Ales represent the height of the brewers’ art. Sophisticated brewing techniques, yeast blends and unique flavoring elements have elevated the beers of Belgium to the status enjoyed by wine in other countries. PranQster follows in this tradition using a mixed culture of antique yeast strains that results in a floral nose, a full fruity flavor and a clean finish.


3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Grandpa (327) - Verona, New York, USA - AUG 17, 2004
A nice golden color, with a foamy short lasting head. A cloudy beer, typical of its type. A good malty flavor, a tad too sweet for my liking.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Metalhead (633) - Lake Zurich, Illinois, USA - AUG 14, 2004
This bottle was about 6 mos old served at 50 degrees F. Apricot orangey in color. Carbonated but little head.Aroma was of subtle fruit and hints of flowers, It was crisp and slightly fruity with a moderately fizzy mouthfeel. Not stellar but pretty good. I may add to the review with one near room temp.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kumite56 (472) - Cordova, Tennessee, USA - AUG 13, 2004
This beer poors a nice golden color witha cloudy appearance. Armma is malty,yeasty and with floral hops and some fruit. Falvor is sl sweet but I downgraded this beer with the significant sour finish. Bitter I understand but the sour appeard to me to be a deduction. Not bad but for my money there are lots better for purchase.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
HopsformyHips (113) - Memphis, Tennessee, USA - AUG 13, 2004
Very true to its kind....with its yeasty and very floral nose. This was a golden cluoudy pour with a quickly diminishing white head. A creamy, fresh fruity (more citrusy) slightly sweet flavor. I prefered the inital taste to the more mild yet hoppy finish. Refreshingly nice.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
Quetzalcoatl (153) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - AUG 11, 2004
Scores points for aroma and appearance, this is a pretty beer. Has a slightly murky light golden color and a fair white head. And although it tastes good, it leaves me wanting more. It’s a bit thin, and a little sweet, but certainly masks the 7.6%.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Cornfield (5570) - Oak Forest, Illinois, USA - AUG 10, 2004
The peachy color with light head and fruity aroma told me that this was going to be good. There’s a sweetness without being cloying and a frutiness without being overbearing of the malts. I wouldn’t have believed it was a 7.6 if I hadn’t read the label.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mjg74 (2715) - Salem, Oregon, USA - AUG 8, 2004
Pours the color of some sort of orange colored nectar, very hazy. Little head. I really like the taste of this stuff. Tastes sweet and fruity, almost pearlike. Also has a spicy taste to it. You can taste the alcohol a little which gives it a nice finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
madsberg (10602) - Søborg, DENMARK - AUG 6, 2004
Bottled, Vintage, but I didn’t get the year: Golden coloured. Not head. Alcahol, fruit and sweetness in the aroma. Light fruit, yeast, spice and malt in the flavour. Has a thin body and the malt is dominant in the end, though its a very short end!!!

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TChrome (1439) - Bedford, Texas, USA - JUL 22, 2004
Pours cloudy apricot color with an off white dissipating head. Aroma is nice and rich with notes of yeast, spices, some serious candy sugar and a touch of alcohol. Flavor is quite fruity with light yeastiness. Not incredibly complex, but quite enjoyable.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
IndianaRed (2758) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JUL 18, 2004
Bottle Pours a hazy tan/amber with a little head and thin lacing. Aroma is sweet and fruity and malty with a hint of spice and cloves. Yeast and malt are up front. Sweet spices also. Feel is a bit cloudy/chalky but smooth. Finish is pleasant. Just OK


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