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RATINGS: 2220   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.83/5   EST. CALORIES: 246   ABV: 8.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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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4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bigguns22 (774) - Maryland, USA - OCT 22, 2012
This is one of the best beers ommegang makes. The commercial description is perfect from start to finsh. If you like abbey ales this is a must try.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Andrus86 (395) - Busselton, WA, AUSTRALIA - AUG 29, 2016
BOTTLE. Crimson to brown colour with minimal white head.. Berries & plum nose sweetness, malt is hidden.. Sweet malt backbone, dark berry, toffee apple sweetness finishes quickly, where’s the ABV?? Sourced Cape Cellars

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ebone1988 (1321) - Dearborn, Michigan, USA - AUG 19, 2016
For the book. Aroma is caramel, earthy hops, wood, it barely smells like anything. Appearance is brown, light tan head, not clear. Taste is caramel, wood, earthy hops, dirt, dry, some fruit, yep, it’s a dubbel. Mouthfeel is medium body, light carbonation, woody fruity aftertaste. Overall, this may be the best dubbel I’ve had

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ktwse (3963) - Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 16, 2016
Pours clear deep mahogany with low light tan head. Aroma of hazelnut, toffee, roasted malt, figs and dates. Taste is sweet and complex, mild bitter finish. Light to medium bodied, smooth, with average carbonation.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Dervock (940) - AUSTRALIA - AUG 6, 2016
Bottle - pours brown with a tan head. Aroma is dried fruit, burnt sugar, rummy. Taste is sweet burnt sugar and fruit, leading to dry sweet boozy finish. Palate is fizzy.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
matty (353) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 27, 2016
12 oz. bottle. Pours a deep ruby red color with a thick tan head. Aroma is of honey, raisins, yeast and some spice. Full body, lots of carbonation, the taste has a sweet characteristic along with some dried fruit and yeast. Finish is a little dry and just a slight tartness on the sides of the tongue after the swallow. Excellent!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mrjez (441) - Osaka, JAPAN - JUL 24, 2016
Bottle from World Beer Market. Dark burgundy pour, mahogany up to the light, thick beige head, lots of carbonation. Pleasing well-melded aroma, hints of Belgian yeast, spice, dark fruits, licorice. Subtle flavours of plum and fig, yeast notes, a little booze and a nice spicy finish. Fluffy upfront feel, medium-body, noticeable sweetness and a dry finish. As it warms the licorice pops nicely.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
tsd08460 (779) - Marshall, Virginia, USA - JUL 14, 2016
bottle from Wegmans in Fairfax Aroma: dark fruits, cherries, caramel, Belgian yeast Appearance: clear amber with a tan head Taste: medium sweetness, medium bitterness, Palate: medium body, creamy, average carbonation, dry finish excellent

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
axl (539) - Lund, SWEDEN - JUN 24, 2016
750ml bottle. Hazy redish brown with beige head. Aroma is malty with belgo yeast, dried fruits, raisins, figs and slight alcohol. Taste is dry with belgo yeast, sweet malts, dried fruits and slight alcohol warmth. Dry medium mouthfeel, low carbonation and malty dried fruit aftertaste.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
polo_marco (313) - milton, Vermont, USA - JUN 23, 2016
Smells of cherry and burbon some sweet Orange peel and rustic finish. Super dark bergondy color with large pillows off white head. Taste is quite complex, with sweet malts starting things off then tons of corriander taste with a bit of Orange peel flavor, some booziness nice smooth finish. Medium body with creamy carbonation. Great beer need to try more from you guys. Nice work!

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
davidm (2069) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - JUN 18, 2016
Smooth malty flavours. Chocolate, toast. Syrupy palate. Long length. Very enjoyable.


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