Brewed by Brouwerij Bosteels
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Buggenhout, Belgium


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RATINGS: 2165   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58   EST. CALORIES: 252   ABV: 8.4%
Full-bodied Belgian Specialty Ale. Amber in color with beautiful foam and slightly sweet, seductive malt character. Rich, satisfying Belgian experience.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MikeBeermaster (24) - Sosnowiec, POLAND - OCT 13, 2015
W aromacie nuty likierowo-drożdżowe z lekkimi zacięciami owoców takich jak wiśnia, czy cytrusy. Piwo ciemnobursztynowe. Piana nietrwała, jednak lacing pozostaje. W smaku typowa drożdżowość dla Belgów, w/w likierowość i nuty owoców podbite alkoholem (coś a’la nalewka). Piwo bardzo bogate w smaku. Dla fanów mocnych i cierpkich trunków jak znalazł.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
LazyPyro (67) - Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - OCT 11, 2015
330ml bottle. Dark golden colour with a foamy off-white head. Slightly sweet, lightly spicy caramel aroma. Same for the flavour, with some malts too. Very nice beer.
4th April 2015.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Pyronixe (1) - - OCT 8, 2015 does not count
Sweet tasting with caramel overtones. I enjoyed being served it in the wood glass holder. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cokolwiek11 (170) - POLAND - OCT 8, 2015
Amber color clear beer, white small bubbles head (not too much and dont last too long, but I’ve used trappist glass, pretty wide). Aroma: sweet belgian fruits esters (peach, banana), caramel, biscuit, slightly alcoholy. Taste: light to medium sweet, biscuity/caramely flavours and belgian esters again. Palate: medium body, dry, alcoholy (it’s nice, warming up alcohol, but strongly present). Low carbonation. Overall: good beer, too much alcohol on the finish. Without it, it would be extremely drinkable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
caribou43 (97) - SWITZERLAND - SEP 28, 2015
It is a good beer. I drank this beer to finish the night yesterday. It is a kind of classical beer and the mix betwen hop and malt is perfect with a sweet touch of sugar. The carbonation is weak.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
lello4ever (297) - ITALY - SEP 27, 2015
Colore Ambra carico con riflessi rossi, schiuma poco persistente. Aroma di malto e caramello, sentore di alcol. Ingresso al palato molto dolce con finale appena amaro. Ancora alcol ben presente. Carbonazione medio alta. Buona anche se l’alcol è un po’ troppo in rilievo e copre altre note interessanti.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 5/20
fredericwjp (6) - - SEP 20, 2015 does not count
Levemente doce, com toque suave persistente, combina com frutos do mar ou queijo suave.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
NatBeer (10) - FRANCE - SEP 17, 2015
Excellent belgian ale. You can notice like a caramel touch to this. Nice strong taste but still smooth in the mouth

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Arobast (1) - FRANCE - SEP 14, 2015 does not count
Une bière agréable, riche et magnifique dans son fameux verre. L’une de mes préférées !

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
redders1974 (462) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - SEP 13, 2015
Decent strongale refreshing and palatable with demerara sugars comes served in novelty glass bottle from the flying horse rochdale

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