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

bottled
common

on tap
common

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RATINGS: 1918   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.57   EST. CALORIES: 252   ABV: 8.4%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Full-bodied Belgian Specialty Ale. Amber in color with beautiful foam and slightly sweet, seductive malt character. Rich, satisfying Belgian experience.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TipsyMcStager (1139) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - FEB 21, 2005
Aroma is belgian yeast, spices. Pours a dark copper, nice head and lacing. Fruity, slight caramel, alcohol finish with some hops. Fairly dry. Par for the course Belgian.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
eleusis (70) - Denver, Colorado, USA - FEB 20, 2005
Decently balanced, dry yet sweet, spice and malt dominated flavor. It’s good, I’d drink it again.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
AdamSkillin (376) - High Bridge, New Jersey, USA - FEB 20, 2005
A pretty nice amber-colored belgian ale with fruity and caramelly notes and a good hoppy finish. For what it costs though, I probably won’t ever drink it again.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rlgk (10109) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - FEB 19, 2005
Amber. off white head.Banan aroma, some yeast and some other fruits. Fruity and yeasty flavor with a quite mild finish. Ok but not much more...

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jine (896) - Nutley, New Jersey, USA - FEB 17, 2005
750 ml. Kwak Kwak, I get the desire to migrate south. This is a nice big belgian ale. Got everything you might want in such a beer.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Emil (6066) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - FEB 13, 2005
Tap. Amber colour with a big white head. Sweet malty, yeasty fruity aroma and taste. Medium body and a light alcoholic finish.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lunkie (1399) - Glen Iris, AUSTRALIA - FEB 13, 2005
Sweet hoppy aroma. Red orange colour with good head and lacing. Sweet fruity malt flavour. Smooth palate.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
screwball (1099) - Motala, SWEDEN - FEB 12, 2005
Amber colour. Creamy off-white head.Some yeast in nose and citrus. Thin and watery. Rather sour in taste. Slightly touch of alcoholtaste.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Stew41 (1728) - Woodend, AUSTRALIA - FEB 12, 2005
Powerful beer. Strong, thick nose with candied sugar notes. Backed up in the mouth with more thickness, high powered toffee and a touch of spice. A little burn in the finish unbalanced the beer a bit but still a nice drop.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Odeed (1775) - Bakersfield, California, USA - FEB 8, 2005
bottle reads "best before 1/1/2007.so the kwak poured ice tea like in color with loads of bubbles and little "floaties".i got the usual big white belgian head.as is left the glass i recieved some nice lacing.i gathered citurs,and caramel in the aroma.the flavor had a mix up of grapefruit,belgian yeast,candy,and caramel.mouthfeel was a bit acidic and on the medium side.this is one of those beers that needs to sit in te trappist glass for a bit to calm the acid/carbonation down a bit.overall this is a nice belgian brew.


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