Brewed by Brasserie Rochefort
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Rochefort, Belgium


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RATINGS: 2117   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.77   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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This beer, the oldest of the three Rochefort Trappist beers, has the reddish colour of autumn leaves, a soft body and an earthy, herbal palate (a hint of Darjeeling tea), which develops into a deep fruitiness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Fisler (118) - GERMANY - FEB 12, 2015
Schöne bronzene Farbe, schäumt sehr im Glas und perlt schnell weg. Angenehm malziger Geruch, der sich Trunk fortsetzt. Sehr süffig, weich, im Abgang leicht bitter und einen Hauch Frucht. Sehr rund.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Werckmeister (489) - Vienna, AUSTRIA - FEB 11, 2015
bottle at home. amber color, very big off-white head. yeasty, big fruity smell, red berries, fruity / sweet. full body, very bubbly mouthfeel, malty, honey, fruity, cherries, citric, alcoholic, spices, raisins, hoppy dry finish. big and complex flavors, but a bit too smooth, a bit boring.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Gangstergafje (70) - Capelle aan den IJssel, NETHERLANDS - FEB 7, 2015
Beer by the best brewery in the world (of it’s up to me). However, Rochefort 8 and 10 are slightly better. full body, creamy, average carbonation, long finish, lightly bitter, medium sweetness, brown, frothy.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
cokolwiek11 (52) - - FEB 6, 2015
Amber beer, brown head. Hazy. Aroma of sweet fruits, spices, herbs, maybe some earthy aromas. taste: take light tea, mix with a little bit of wine, a little bit of of fruits. Add some alcohol and high saturation. And thats with light body. Beer is really refreshing, drinkable. I would say that I like it more than stronger brother of this, number 8.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Franksv6 (410) - Tiel, NETHERLANDS - FEB 4, 2015
Amber beer with a white head, medium carbonation. Taste is caramel, sweet fruit, Carame, yeast and spiced.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rammer (314) - Moscow, RUSSIA - FEB 4, 2015
Bottle. Much simpler a stronger varieties. Not so interesting. All the same, only the aroma and taste are less saturated

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Brandon1989 (400) - Euless, Texas, USA - FEB 2, 2015
Pours a hazy reddish amber color with some chunks floating around in the beer. There is a thick creamy off white head. The aroma is bread malts, earthy, and some fig. The taste is is very bready, earthy,spices, and some fruits. I pick up apple, raisins, and some tea. This beer is very light compared to what I was expecting but does have some hop character to help balance it out. To be honest I feel like it is lacking somewhat in the aroma and taste yet it is still an outstanding beer and I highly recommend it.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
tdubs92 (32) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - FEB 1, 2015
Sweet dried fruit aroma. Heavy murky amber colour with a off - white 2 finget head that forms a nice top. Extremely smooth. One of the smoothest ive had. Tastes of raisen, apple and caramel. Amazing beer

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rami_pl (264) - Warszawa, POLAND - FEB 1, 2015
Butelka, warka do 05/11/2019, wiec bardzo swieze, nieulozone. Ciemno bursztynowe z czerwonymi przeblyskami piwo z dosc ladna i wysoka piana, ktora niestety bardzo szybko sie redukuje. Aromat glownie kwasne, ciemne owoce a la wisnie, czeresnie + rodzynki + alkohol. Czuc tez klasztorne drozdze, po ogrzaniu dodatkowo cos a la slodkie, kandyzowane figi i jakies bardzo delikatne ziolowe nuty. Generalnie dosc dublowy aromat. W smaku ladnie wymieszane odczucia, jest i lekka kwaskowatosc owocowa i slodycz karmelowo-figowa i delikatna goryczka - bardzo odswiezajaca mieszanka, z wysokim wysyceniem lekko musujacym na jezyku, alkoholu duzo mniej niz w aromacie. wytrawne. dobre piwo, lekkie w odbiorze, takie do wypicia przed poludniem :)

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
tykechandler (319) - Kentucky, USA - FEB 1, 2015
это пиво очень вкусно. я бы, конечно, рекомен& его всем. пожалуй& обратит& его. очень хорошо!

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