RateBeer
overall
48
26
style
Brewed by Haacht
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Boortmeerbeek, Belgium

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 190   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Contracted beer for a French distributor. Now brewed at Haacht. Previously brewed at Roman, Huyghe and SBA (Annoeullin).


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Lubiere (10139) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 21, 2013
A blonde ale with a thin white head. In aroma, sweet fruity malt with light coriander, orange, and grass. In mouth, a nice Belgian ale with sweet fruity malt, peaches, curacao, very classic. On tap at Downtown Brew fest LV 2013.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Calisky (848) - ALSACE, FRANCE - SEP 13, 2013
Assez bonne biere blanche. On la sent forte en alcool. Moyenne amertume en fond de bouche

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lowenbrau (1978) - Asturias, Oviedo, SPAIN - SEP 10, 2013
330ml bottle. Yeasty, some alcoholic and sweet aromas. Pours very clear light gold, with average white head, persistent, no lacing. light to medium body, high carbonation. Taste is yeasty, some honey, alcohol not so well integrated.

3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Slubgob (185) - West Hartford, USA - SEP 8, 2013
Tap. Pale yellow, thin white head. Grain in the nose, almost like wet leaves on an autumn day but not as musty. Mostly high alcohol sweetness in the mouth which carries through in the finish, with some underlying wheat hints. Barest hint of hops upfront. Typical for me and during beers the high alcohol sweetness means I don’t really like it much.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hermod (3307) - Vantaa, FINLAND - SEP 4, 2013
33cl bottle, bb10/2013. Clear golden , thick lacing white head. Sweet apricots in aroma at first, toffee notes, vanilla on top. Flavor has toffee, sweet fruityness, yeast and the same vanilla-like notes lingering in the quite sweet long finish. Alcohol is nicely hidden, making it almost too sweet. Quite pleasant.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
JefVerstraete (1442) - Ghent, BELGIUM - AUG 26, 2013
Blonde, white foam. Medium carbonation. Very sweet and malty beer. Aroma is sugar and caramel. Light bitterness in the finish.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
janubio (416) - SPAIN - AUG 16, 2013
330 ml. bottle. Pours a clear yellow colour, with a small head that doesn’t hold much, but leave a ring. Smell is faint, but there’s some vanilla, sugar and flowers. Creamy palate, good enough cabonation. Taste of sugar, citrus, biscuit. Kind of goes from delicate to average and to delicate again. I’ll have to taste it again for a definitive opinion.

2.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 9/20
The_Bish (1125) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 15, 2013
Belgian strong my arse. This is strong lager at best. Danyul love. It is prevalent. Light Amber pour no hops.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
GarnotingPete (777) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 12, 2013
Belle bière dorée, limpide et où flotte un large col blanc laissant au verre une fine dentelle. Des arômes richement maltés, un peu de fruits tropicaux et un filet d’alcool. Elle est peu amère avec un peu de sucres résiduels. Elle est crémeuse, de corps moyen et se termine sur un peu de sucre et des arômes bien ronds.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DwarfeD (1039) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - AUG 11, 2013
50cl can. Clear yellow with a full white foamy head. Some citrus, yeast and alcohol aroma. Medium body with low carbonation. A bit too sweet at some points, but a nice aftertaste.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 « 3 4 5  6  7 8 9 » 19


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50