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Deep burgundy color with a big, fluffy head. Complex fruit aromas with a layered sweetness (honey, then caramel, then toffee) with a hint of licorice and chocolate. A big, rich, abbey-style ale that dries out nicely on the finish.

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   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
jgauquie (33) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - JUL 10, 2010
I will spare the description and will get to the point! This Abbey punches you in the face right after it gives you a hug that says, ’"Here, I got you this puppy?" It’s like listening to Al Green then Metallica then Kenny G at the end.....nighty night as you start sucking your thumb like a baby!!! WARNING! This brew may make you give away your significant other and make you think you hit the LOTTO! Please drink responsibly and give your friend one!!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ericwill99 (77) - Texas, USA - APR 1, 2015
This Abbey loves the chocolate chip cookie that I'm eating! The beer is smooth, a little rich, and flavorful.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
arminjewell (7588) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAR 30, 2015
Pour on tap, dark hazy reddish brown pour with khaki colored head, aroma was full of dark fruit with raisin, plum, some nice caramel, toffee into a bit of yeast, Belgian spices, hints of grass. Taste was a mix of caramel, toffee, dark fruit, slight yeast into a bit of spice, touch of sweet orange, finishing sweet.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
arnold931 (730) - Iowa, USA - MAR 24, 2015
Bottle. Pours clear dark ruby with fluffy off white head. Nose and taste is belgian sugar, caramel, toffee, brown sugar. Good.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Weevo (64) - Indiana, USA - MAR 21, 2015
Bottle. Pours dark mahogany, medium tan head. Toffee and bread aroma. Coffee dried fruit and maybe a little coffee to taste. Enjoyable beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
gyllenbock (5306) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAR 16, 2015
Bottle, thanks Eddan. Amber with a medium head. Quite a lot of toffee both in the aroma and taste. Also dried fruit, malt and light spices. Vinous and with warming alcohol.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
WonBall (17) - Massachusetts, USA - MAR 6, 2015
Lovely malty chockately aroma, nice head, great taste with all the complexity and notes that one expects of a Trappist style dubbel. Happy to drink his any time.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
pacv27 (53) - - FEB 1, 2015
Tan head that is two fingers in depth. Beer is a dark red/burgandy color. Tastes of chickory wood and cherries along with some other dark fruits. Very floral aroma. Nice malty taste as well as a medium mouth feel. Leaves a pleaseant aftertaste of cherries.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SirLimpsalot (2467) - SWEDEN - JAN 31, 2015
@ Basunen 15-1-31: ganska tydelig doft av kola. Smaken är ganska len med kola och nötter. Lite torr eftersmak. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone ---- Soberness not garanteed!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
commonmac (510) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JAN 25, 2015
Tap pour into 12 oz tulip glass at Busters. Beautiful full finger or more head on a deep mahogany/plum colored beer. Lacing is strong. Aroma leans on tart fruit with some malty sweetness mixed in. Caramel and toffee with a pleasant but not overpowering sour quality you come to expect from Belgians. Silky, smooth mouthfeel. Definitely a rich beer with a heavy alcohol presence. Enjoyable beer from one of my favorite breweries.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TychoJames (343) - Örebro, SWEDEN - JAN 24, 2015
Flaska systembolaget 75 cl. Rödtonat brun kulör. Fruktig doft med russin och knäck. Möjligen lite kaffe också Smaken drar åt plommon, knäck och unga äpplen. Inte så söt som doften antyder.Ganska lätt kropp ändå. Torr avslutning

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