Brewed by Brasserie Rochefort
Style: Abt/Quadrupel
Rochefort, Belgium


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RATINGS: 4666   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.3   EST. CALORIES: 339   ABV: 11.3%
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The top product from the Rochefort Trappist brewery. Dark color, full and very impressive taste. Strong plum, raisin, and black currant palate, with ascending notes of vinousness and other complexities.

tdmuel's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
tdmuel (251) - South Carolina, USA - MAY 13, 2013
Pour is dark brown with red tint, and a bubbly tan head. Nose is dark fruit (plums, some raisin), cherry, raspberries, light caramel, red wine, and alcohol. Alcohol is prevalent in the taste as well, there’s some good caramel and an almost oaky taste, plums, black currants, cherry, and a wine like taste. Medium mouthfeel, high carbonation. Remarkably dry finish, somewhat boozy and wine like, insanely well balanced. One of the best beers I’ve ever had.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
josanguapo (29) - SPAIN - APR 26, 2015
De las mejores trapenses y puede que la mejor. Desde luego su relacion calidad-precio es la mejor

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
gorkogrlo (207) - Zagreb, CROATIA - APR 25, 2015
Bottle. Big, creamy, brownish head. With, of course, lot of lacing. The color of liquid part is redish-brown. In nose there are corriander, bubble gum, chocolate, dark fruits... wow. Flavor is chocolate, bubble gum, corriander with some pepperness and alcohol. Actually, hoppy finish. Sweet at begining but bitter finish. Overall: when i bought this beer I thought that it will be overpriced. Good but overpriced. Now I think: this is awsome beer. Real beauty.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
AllinPaulie (1) - Stiens, NETHERLANDS - APR 24, 2015 does not count
Very nice quaddrupple. Belgian sweetness , bit sweet, dangerisly delicious! Wouldt tell the amount of alcohol when you drink it. Houterig, vanille, caramel, chocolade

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
furthur (332) - Eagle River, Alaska, USA - APR 21, 2015
Cloudy deep brown beer, big head that’s fades. Aroma raisin, malt, booze, vanilla. Taste is raisin, molasses, spice, anise, banana, some toasted barley. Palate is rich, not thick, carbonation is bright and bubbly, very soda-like. Expected more...

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
sccp1910 (13) - BRAZIL - APR 19, 2015
Aroma de chocolate e caramelo. Escura, sabor particular, amargor nao muito intenso, com gosto marcante entre caramelo, chocolate e café. Sensacional!!!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Gueroo (1) - SPAIN - APR 18, 2015 does not count
Sin duda, una de las mejores cervezas que he probado. Sabor potente y a la vez equilibrado. Buenísima!!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Mears (46) - - APR 17, 2015
One of the best beers I've ever had. Glad my bro in law hooked me up with this beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
kustie (298) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 17, 2015
Bottle. Dark brown almost opaque black color and light brown head. Aroma has sweet ripe fruits, caramel, raisins, plums. Taste is a bit sweet but ends with a quite dry and somewhat bitter aftertaste. Flavors of raisin, ripe fruits, coffee, dark chocolate, malt, toffee. Very well balanced. Excellent one.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
David_Deas (2) - - APR 13, 2015 does not count
Great example of this style. Second best behind the Westvleteren. Perhaps a toss up.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
ChtiBreizh (57) - Rennes, FRANCE - APR 13, 2015
This a true gem, it has everything. Beautiful caramel color. Amazing strong vinous and dry fruits notes. full body. Sweetness and alcool perfectly balanced with all the flavours.

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