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


on tap

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RATINGS: 2269   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58/5   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 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
goofy34 (67) - Saint jean de vedas, FRANCE - JAN 2, 2016
Bière d’une t’es belle couleur ambrée avec un merveilleux accord du goût caramel avec amertume et acidité...j’adore

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
conway (2210) - - DEC 29, 2015
Draft. Ruby with thick off white head. Fruity sweetness, Belgian yeast and caramel. Medium mouthfeel and carb. Pretty enjoyable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
brewtalita (209) - Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC - DEC 28, 2015
deep amber. no head. aroma molasses raisins rum alcohol. palate watery carbed medium. taste brown sugar dried plums brandy. finish surprisingly dry. not bad. too sweet for me.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
gyhallmanti (205) - Groningen, NETHERLANDS - DEC 24, 2015
33cl bottle at home. pours a clear dark amber colour with a big creamy white head. aroma of malts, caramel, raisins, fruits. taste is well balanced between sweetness and bitterness with a pleasant sweet finish. notes of caramel, brown sugar, malts, apple, raisins. texture is sticky with medium carbonation.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Demens (160) - Budapest, HUNGARY - DEC 20, 2015
UPDATED: JAN 19, 2016 On tap and 0,33l bottle. Amber brown colour and beutiful strong creamy tan head. Aroma: Sweet malts, caramel, fruits, raisin very, very rich. Taste: Oh my God...sweet but complex, the good ol’ belgian yeast is everywhere. Medium/heavy body, soft carbonation. Light sweet/bitter finish. For me this is by far the best beer and it’s perfectly balanced.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
lokis333 (331) - Biržai, LITHUANIA - DEC 18, 2015
Clear caramel redish color with strong off whit foam. Aromas of grains and malt, sugar, oranges and caramel. Palate, full body, meadium sticky/ caramely texture that covers whole mouth and leaves sugary sweet finish. Taste is very sweet and sugary/caramel-y. has this subtile alcohol hints at the back of the mouth but in general sweet malty beer. Overall, this tasting experience is way more fun from their wacky glasses that makes it more interesting (for me). As a beer bit on the stronger side I would say but sweeter than I thought. nice colors and aromas along with taste, pretty good I would say and would recomend!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
wojciechianna (261) - Poznań, POLAND - DEC 18, 2015
Light amber color with white head and nice lacing. Sweet malty aroma. Tastes sweet and malty as well, with a bit of succades character. Full body, long finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Gubihumle (540) - Nørre Aaby, DENMARK - DEC 16, 2015
Flaske. Farven er gylden ravrød med en ok skumkrone. Aromaen er farin og appelsin medens smagen er karamel og malt.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
idlewoodarian (10) - FRANCE - DEC 15, 2015
Excellente bière ambrée, sucrée et caraméliisée mais avec suffisamment d’amertume.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
OldSkidmark (2) - - DEC 14, 2015 does not count
Typical strong belgian brew, you can taste the alcohol but it’s not unpleasant.

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