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RATINGS: 1579   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.49/5   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 228   ABV: 7.6%
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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
EKGoldings (617) - Radford, Virginia, USA - OCT 24, 2015
Bottle, 12 oz. I found this in my stash, can’t remember when I bought it and there is no date. I was not expecting much, I’m not a big fan of Belgian Goldens, but I mowed the lawn and needed a beer, and cracked this one. I was very impressed with the balance, great expected flavors, crisp and refreshing despite the ABV, nice any way you look at it.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ogre71 (187) - Utah, USA - OCT 12, 2015
They got this one right its a good Belgium style ale easy to drink with plenty of malty yeasty flavor.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
GuideDogSaint (869) - Xiamen, CHINA - OCT 8, 2015
355ml bottle from Tasty Life, Xiamen. Pours hazy golden orange with a thin white head. Aroma of Belgian yeast, malt, bread, orange and spice. Sweet finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ffbot (140) - Oakland, California, USA - SEP 30, 2015
Got this on tap @ Starry Plough Oakland. Aroma was floral, citrus. Nice lively sparkling yellow gold with no head. Taste followed the smell: orange, lemon, floral and herbs. Well balanced. No heavy aftertaste, dissipated quickly. I liked it

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MaBeer1972 (1564) - Taunton, Massachusetts, USA - SEP 28, 2015
Single bottle from W&M Mansfield. Poured into a tulip. A deep golden amber with a frothy off-white head that settles to a thick lace. Classic Belgian yeast profile. Bready backbone with earthy-citrus flavors. Well-balanced bitterness and candy sweetness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
ekstedt (6170) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 26, 2015
Bottle (35 cl) from Systembolaget. Shady golden, medium white head. Bready malt, fruity, floral and spicy notes. Medium to full bodied, medium carbonation. Dry, medium bitterness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dayth (20) - - SEP 20, 2015
Classic Belgian strong. Crisp and clean with warm, slightly coriander flavor Slightly hazy appearance. Low yeast and hops bitterness with plenty of rich body from caramel malts.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
zoucrew102 (1016) - - SEP 13, 2015
Bottle. Banana aroma with clove and wheat malt notes. Pours cloudy golden colored with a thin white head with decent retention and some lacing. Starts with sweet banana and wheat malt flavors. Finishes smooth with spicy clove flavors coming through with the other flavors. Nice Belgian.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bartlebier (2820) - Belchium im Biersgau, GERMANY - SEP 12, 2015
12oz Rudat via Derer Imp. ("MHD 10/2015", but what about the original BB date?). - Odd starchy pollen nose, green banana peel, mild honey, thin clove. Tastes transported on a thin and almost too clean mouthfeel for a Belgian ale (although I do welcome the lack of Liquid candi sugar-powered Belgian slick-oiliness on the palate here): honeyed malts, banana peel, sweet grapejuice, an odd tinny hop bitterness. Feels deliberately "composed" instead of grown into an organic whole, but is actually quite drinkable and very dry, without those style-defining fuming phenols.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
60minuteman (1109) - West Chester, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 11, 2015
Bottle. Pour a light reddish-orange. Sediment abound. A confusing ale. Smells of starch and grapefruit. Wheat and malt and citrus and spice. Feels holiday-like. Unpleasant like one too.

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