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Brewed by Brasserie Sainte Hélène
Style: Stout
Virton, Belgium

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RATINGS: 119   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
English style stout, hopped with Citra and Simcoe. Called Citra Stout before it got the definitive name.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
fonefan (35220) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAR 14, 2013

Bottle 750ml. @ ChrisO Snow Tasting.

Clear dark brown colour with a large, frothy to creamy, good lacing, mostly to fully lasting, beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, chocolate, moderate yeasty. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, dry chocolate, dark malt yeasty. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20130120]

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (31470) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JAN 25, 2013
75 cl bottle. Pours hazy brown with a small off white head. Aroma is fruity and roasted malty. Dark roasted malty, citrusy and fruity. Light bitter, citrusy and hard roasted malty. Bitter and dark roasted malty finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ungstrup (29473) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JAN 25, 2013
Bottled. A dark red-brown beer with a brown head. The aroma has notes of over ripe fruits, berries, malt, and caramel. The flavor is sweet with notes of chocolate, wood, lemons, hops, straw, and roasted malt, leading to a dry roasted finish. The body is light.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Papsoe (25085) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JAN 25, 2013
Bottle 75 cl. Pours a cloudy black with an orange hue and a creamy and lacing beige head. Oddly skewed and unclean aroma with a thin citrusy whiff. Thin-bodied, roasty and ashy with some chocolate accents. Ends....bland. Poor. 250113

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
joergen (21072) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JAN 27, 2013
Bottle at yespr. Black coloured with a small off-white head. Sweet and roasted aroma of hops and dark chocolate. Roasted and hoppy flavour of hops and dark chocolate with notes of cocoa powder. Roasted and hoppy finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (16895) - Malmö, SWEDEN - FEB 6, 2013
Bottle @ Yespr. Pours a dark brown black color with a small tan head. Has a roasted malty hoppy citrus and caramel aroma. Fruity roasted malty chocolate and caramel flavor with hoppy citrus hints. Has a roasted malty caramel hoppy citrus finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
madmitch76 (15309) - , Essex, ENGLAND - SEP 6, 2014
15th August 2014
GBBF Day 4. The great Harrisoni/madmitch76 walkabout. Bottle. Opaque dark brown beer, small pale tan head. Crisp and dry palate. Mild dark malts and light earthy coffee. Touch of roast. Mild floral note. Subtle orange hop before a dry finish. Roasty linger. Okay. Start to get a bit chewy despite it’s thin palate.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dedollewaitor (14036) - Odense, DENMARK - OCT 13, 2012
Bottle @ Mi Orge Mi Houblon, Belgium. Pours black with a creamy head. Nose is roast, charcoal and citrus hops. Flavor is roast, chocolate - cocoa powder like and a bit of ash. Smooth and medium bodied. Nice - I love this brewery!

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
harrisoni (13828) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JAN 20, 2013
Bottle at Chriso Snow Tasting. Verydark brown colour lasting dark beige head. Ok ish thinnish stout

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theis (13521) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 5, 2013
Bottle at Yespr’s - Thanks. Black - light brown head. Coffee, fresh coffee acid, chocolate, earthy, citrus, roasted, nutty, red berries, ok bitterness, light finish.


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