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RATINGS: 1510   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48   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.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Wrath (362) - Valparaiso, Indiana, USA - APR 5, 2004
Cloudy orangish color with thick head. Sweet aroma with a yeasty triple smell. Flavor is of bannana and spice with some hops. Nice slightly bitter dry finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
whaleman (2178) - North Wales, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 1, 2004
Hazy honey-colored body and thick sudsy head. Big esters in the nose with an aroma of bananas, citrus, green apple, and bubble gum plus a fruity Trix quality and a hint of spice. Tangy citrus flavor plus some interesting yeasty depth. Has a unique quality that's hard to pigeonhole. Nice smooth, viscous mouthfeel and very easy to drink. I like this beer.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ontario102 (794) - Boise, Idaho, USA - MAR 27, 2004
Yeasty, doughy, floral nose; creamy and sweet, with a lightly citrusy and fruity (banana, pear) flavor with hints of bubblegum and orange. Damn! This is SO good. Clean and well balanced, though not overly complex, this is a true joy; what a suprise!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
desurfer (1224) - Melbourne, Florida, USA - MAR 27, 2004
This seems like a Tripel to me, and a good one at that. Nice yeasty aroma with a flavor of bubblegum and cloves with some fruitiness as well.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Vac (2445) - San Diego, California, USA - MAR 24, 2004
This brew pouirs with a cloudy orange body topped by a thick head wtih lots of lacing. The aroma is slightly sweet and slightly bitter with yeasty notes, some banana notes and a touch of spice. The flavor is slighlty sweet and yeasty with some spicy notes, a touch of orange and banana and a slight bitterness. Medium bodied, smooth and slightly warming.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
obxdude10 (2077) - Pottstown, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 19, 2004
Golden in color, nice amount of fluffy white head, head laced around the glass, friuty aroma, citrus & lemon in the flavors, a little lighter in the body than expected, a slight hint of spicy flavors, dry & a bit bitter in the finish

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tomxcs (321) - Berkeley, California, USA - MAR 18, 2004
Opaque apricot color with nice fruity aroma. Citrus, aprictos, darker fruit flavors. Fairly malty, sugary. Pleasant aftertaste -- light hops & spices. My girlfriend & I really enjoyed this one.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dolemike1 (1288) - Jeannette, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 11, 2004
Nice cloudy golden yellow, sweet, fruity, spicy nose, flavor of sweet fruits, peach?, citrus, spicy, nice carbonation, pleasant mouthfeel, finish is spicy, quite a nice job they did on this beer.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
muzzlehatch (4424) - Burlington, Vermont, USA - MAR 10, 2004
Bottle. Bright peachy orange, smallish head. Delightful, strong fruity aroma: peaches, apricots, a hint of figs & bananas, yeast. Flavor disappointingly pedestrian, though: heavily yeasty and carbonated, with a spicy pepperiness and little fruity sweetness or malt character. Sour and mouth-puckering in the finish .. this seems way off to me, don't know if it's a bad bottle or I just don't like it.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rkearney (35) - Amherst, New York, USA - MAR 9, 2004
Hazy orange color with small off-white head. Slight spicy-fruity nose. Medium body with fruity tast and watery finish. A little too much carbonation on this taste.


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