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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 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
dlihcsnatas (411) - Texas, USA - APR 15, 2015
Hazy thick almost brown looking brew with a really nice head that holds. Smells of raisins, brown sugar, licorice. Taste is toffee, raisins, licorice, herbs, and flowers. The more I let it sit the more complex the flavors become making me think it could be too complex and overly done. Thick and hardy but does not leave a coating behind on the back of the tongue.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
dafozz69 (5) - Sanford, Maine, USA - APR 6, 2015 does not count
Aroma of dark fruits and banana. Pours dark mahogany with lacey tan head, Flavor of chocolate malt, figs, and spice with a slight alcohol finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ericwill99 (78) - 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 (7817) - 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 (745) - 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 (65) - 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 (5340) - 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 (2486) - 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!

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