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

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RATINGS: 1860   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.56   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.


3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DJoer (566) - NETHERLANDS - MAR 23, 2014
Medium brown mokka head, brown chestnut colour, sweet citrus fruity apple delicate smell, medium carbonation and bitter maple sirup tinteling citrus gentle coffee notes

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jtjones8 (9) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 22, 2014 does not count
Amber color and cloudy. Has sweet banana taste. Not as much aroma as most Belgium beer plus a little lighter taste than others as well. Very enjoyable beer for a bit more warmer day ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rumproasts (2588) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAR 21, 2014
tap. amber with small head. sweet and malty with complex spicy flavor. a bit of alcohol heat.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
McWorta (486) - LUXEMBOURG - MAR 21, 2014
chestnut, bright amber in colour, no CO2 visible and clear liquid with a light yeast hazyness with a toast coloured head. Noses of malt, toast, leather, touches of liquorice, acacia honey with light wine and read berry aromas. Lightly lively, honey sweetness, lightly smokey malty an velvety with a full but somewhat slender body and a long lasting lightly dry finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MattiasA (621) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAR 20, 2014
Backlog. Tried bottled and on tap a number of times. While i always appriciate a nice belgian beer, this is just slightly too sweet for my taste.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
HammerTroll (191) - Pula / Zagreb, CROATIA - MAR 18, 2014
Fruity nose, minimal head. Sweet. Yeast aroma. Medium to full body. Flat carbonation. Oily texture. Not bad, but you can feel the alcohol. (Vrutak 0,33l bottle)

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Satyroneto (61) - - MAR 18, 2014
Cor âmbar com tons rubi e translúcida; espuma bege de alta formação e média persistência; bom lacing; Aroma de pão-doce e melaço; Sabor de início maltado bem doce que evolui para um final picante e pouco amargo; retrogosto também picante e que aquece um pouco a boca; corpo médio e carbonatação média. ---Rated via Beer Buddy by Sátyro

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Jeroenvh1408 (6) - Gent, BELGIUM - MAR 18, 2014 does not count
Het is vooral het glas dat het bier eruit doet springen, het brouwsel zelf is niet zo ongewoon. Mooie amberkleur en body met een rijk aromapalet. Vrij zoet voor zulk een sterk bier.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
veceo (229) - CROATIA - MAR 17, 2014
Clear dark amber color, medium sized white head with nice lacing. Full body, soft carbonation. Aroma is malts, banana, yeast, spices. Medium sweet taste. Good Belgian strong ale.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
omelas (41) - CHILE - MAR 17, 2014
Un poco espumosa al principio pero luego un sabor dulce agradable con un buen sabor final. La debería haber tomado más fria ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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