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RATINGS: 1606   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.

dzimm27's rating

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
dzimm27 (137) - - AUG 18, 2012
Light yeasty nose, a bit of funk, not unpleasant but not outstanding. Hazy golden pour. Taste is light, fruity, and wet. Slight dry note on the back end of the sip but overall not dry, quite enjoyable. Similar to a tripel but the alcohol is not very apparent. Fruity with notes of citrus and peach - mostly peach if I would have to say. Moderately complex for something lighter. If the finish were not muddled I would rate it higher.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Palme (3952) - Bergen, NORWAY - JUL 4, 2016
0.355l bottle from Whole Foods Market Tribeca. This is a light cloudy honey-golden one with a small quickly islandy just off-white top. I get some Belgian yeasty thing on the nose next to ripe banana, flour, wheat and lots of red sweet apples. Yeah, the Belgian yeast stick in the taste also. It’s light sweet actually, nit much bitterness here. Soft oily on the mouthfeel and the carbonation is a little bit higher than average. Quite tasty i have to say. Malty sweet with that Belgian yeast running the show. Ripe zest and a little bit if banana in the taste also. Hints of the alcohol, but that could just be the Belgian yeast. Quite a pleasant one to nip to here right about now. 20.06.2013

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BrewMstr (187) - Pleasant View, Utah, USA - JUN 25, 2016
Draft at wendover beer festival. Cloudy golden color, classic Belgian golden ale, very nice balance of spiciness and alcohol.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cousin_Larry (873) - - JUN 13, 2016
Sample at WOBFest 2016. Pretty decent strong ale. Has the usual plum flavor followed by an alcohol burn.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ZacM612 (522) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - JUN 6, 2016
Golden color with a slight haze and white head. Aroma of fruit, Belgian yeast. Light Belgian ale flavor. Not bad.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
donandres (297) - , Washington, USA - JUN 3, 2016
"22 ounce bottle poured to wine glass " 4.50 amber/light brown, hazy cloudy, looks unfiltered, small white foam, some lacing 4.00 fruity aroma 4.50 low bitterness, then subtle sweetness then tartness 4.25 long finish 4.25 Very good beer, ok to repeat, buy

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ElDesmadre (3078) - Mikołów, POLAND - MAY 31, 2016
Bottle. Very fruity, wioth notes of apricot, banana and peach, only light phenolic in the aroma. The flavour is more spicy, complemented with a honey note. Sweetish, light tartish, dry in the finish, with notes of overripe fruit. Excellent.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dorkenstein (397) - - MAY 24, 2016
Hay and horse blanket aromas, some candied apricot too. Taste is apricot, honeydew melon, and then sourdough bread. Some yeast and peppercorn notes in the after taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
kurt615 (1) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 22, 2016 does not count
"alright alright alright" --Matthew McConaughey blah blah blah blah blah it’s good blah blah

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
blipp (7904) - San Diego, California, USA - MAY 18, 2016
Draft. Pours gold with a white head. Some fruity yeasty notes, a bit of banana, low residual sweetness, low bitterness, and some lingering spicy yeast and phenolic notes. Solid.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
katrinaez (1188) - norristown, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 4, 2016
On tap at beerfest. Cloudy yellow with medium foam. Very bready/yeasty. Strong taste but not quite strong enough.

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