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Brewed by Brouwerij Van Steenberge
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Ertvelde, Belgium

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RATINGS: 1787   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.6/5   EST. CALORIES: 315   ABV: 10.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Piraat is a wickedly rich and rounded brew that packs a mighty punch. The powerful glow builds up from inside. Deep golden with a subtle haze. Lots of hops and malt. Mild sweetness. Reminiscent of bread dough, spices and tropical fruits.


3.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
NateH10s (59) - Virginia, USA - DEC 28, 2015
UPDATED: FEB 18, 2016 33cl bottle in Belgian ale glass A - hazy yellow brown with white beige thick but quickly disappearing head A - malt, bread dough , pineapple, caramel, sweet T - heavy sweet, med bitter, light sour, sweet finish P - medium full body, creamy texture, soft carbonation, smooth sweet lingering bitter hops finish O - lovely strong Belgian ale a new favorite

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
hype (39) - - DEC 26, 2015
Belgian golden string ale... Had a couple times... Typical of what I like xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tekstr1der (340) - New Hampshire, USA - DEC 26, 2015
Another beautiful looking Belgian, this pours an orange-gold with lasting, clingy, lacing, finger of dense white froth. Aroma is yeasty, full of esters and slight sweetness. Flavor is different with some spice and bitter from the hops finishing this clean and dry.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Dal9000 (451) - Ohio, USA - DEC 13, 2015
Pours Amber with thick white head. Creamy thick mouth feel. Tastes of earthy wheat and bananas? Big finish of orange bananas. ---Rated via Beer Buddy

3.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
OnlyRogueAngel (42) - - NOV 12, 2015
Rich amber/red colour with a thin foamy head that fades rapidly, leaving white thick lacing on the glass. Aroma of spring flowers, apples, oranges and caramel that come through in the taste with honey and burnt sugar backed up with a peppery spice that lasts.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Flanfl (547) - Bordeaux, FRANCE - NOV 9, 2015
Cloudy amber body, medium white head. Strong belgian yeast aroma, earthy, spicy and fruity. A good amout of bread and alcoholic notes. Flavours of belgian yeast, earthy, spicy and fruity, quite warm. The alcohol is not hidden anymore. Light hoppy notes at the end. The after taste is medium, sweet and fairly dry for such a beer. Medium body and aroma. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
colui72 (564) - HONG KONG - NOV 5, 2015
Hazy orange with thing soapy head. Aroma is sweet malts. Taste is mainly sweet, malts, fruity and boozy, light hops. A classic yeasty Belgian. Good stuff!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Icedwarf (1143) - Etten-Leur, NETHERLANDS - OCT 31, 2015
Lichtbruin bier met schuim. Smaak is licht zoet, krachtig en bitter hoppig, licht zoet, fruitig, rozijn.

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
b33r (824) - Cleveland, Ohio, USA - OCT 26, 2015
Bright gold color with small bubbly white head and thick lacing. Aroma has huge belgian yeasts, breadiness, and slight alcohol notes. Flavor is very good- dry and bready, earthy, spicy belgian yeasts, light hops- just tons of flavor going on. Slight alcohol tingle, thin mouthfeel, with bitter dry aftertaste. Very good

4.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
LordBrew (176) - Ziemnice, POLAND - OCT 17, 2015
Kolor ciemno bursztynowy. Piana wspaniała - gruba, drobna, klei się do szkła. Piękny jabłkowy aromat z wyraźną nutą słodką i lekkim alkoholem. Smak - alkohol doskonale ukryty, początkowo dominuje słodowa słodycz z czasem przechodząca w alkoholowo-goryczkowy finisz. Wysycenie bardzo wysokie. Zdradziecko pijalne, pyszne piwo.


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