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RATINGS: 122   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 232   ABV: 7.75%
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Belgian Golden Strong Ale


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
j12601 (6743) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - JUN 30, 2010
Bottle at the Shenandoah Throwdown. Pours a hazy milky yellow with a thin white head. Musky wheat and citrus. Lemony, more sweet citrus. Candy and pears. Light musky hops on the finish.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GT2 (8683) - San Diego County, California, USA - JUN 29, 2010
Sampled at Shenandoah Throwdown. Was blackout at this point but apparently I really liked this beer. Poured a cloudy, glowing yellow with a giant, rocky, off-white head that had insane retention and lace. Lemon, citrus peel, perfumey hops, candi sugar, apricot in the nose. Taste is a bit boozy, sticky sweetness, caramel apple, candi sugar-forward with grassy/dried hops trying to balance. Still yummy.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jkwalking05 (3883) - Arlington, Texas, USA - MAY 19, 2010
Gold in color with a decent off-white head. Aroma is of yeast and grain with a spicy bite. Taste is of banana, spices and grain.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
BrewDad (5005) - Olympia, Washington, USA - MAY 6, 2010
Liquid Sunshine X Ė Olympia, WA
Hazy orange color thin head with a light Belgian aroma. Strong Belgian I think not. Light malt flavor with subtle to very light spice and flavors. I felt this beer was just under done. Very mild way to mild for a Strong.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
GAManiac (1944) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - APR 27, 2010
750mL bottle courtesy of Wasatch shared with the crew at the Brick Store. Pours clear golden with a big fluffy white head that recedes quickly to a soapy swirl and small collar leaving some delicate lacing along the sides. Aroma is one part earthy and one part sweet fruits. There is a herbal yeasty spiciness up front which melds nicely with pears and green apples. The sweet fruits are still there in the taste but the herbs and spices are more prevalent than in the aroma and leave a dry woody finish at the end. The mouthfeel is probably a little light for the style with a huge carbonation that doesnít help much given the slightly watery body. Itís a solid effort from Squatters and though itís not world class itís drinkable with a highly earthy character.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hellomynameis (874) - Mayer, Minnesota, USA - APR 9, 2010
Iím starting to think that Footbalm hates me since he keeps sending thes sort of thing to me. Nawwww, Itís not that bad... Dark goldy amber like colour, Little bit of yeast and spice on the nose, semi sweet with a citrus fruity taste, some hop is present. Pretty decent overall, but not nearly as cool as the label.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SuperDave (1932) - Beautiful Sunny Mesa, Arizona, USA - MAR 14, 2010
From bottle on several different occasions. Hazy deep amber gold pour with a lively head that lasts and leaves drippy lace. Loaded with sweet fruit, spice, yeast and a nice maltiness. A very nice brew that will only get better with time.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Nena (963) - Seattle, Washington, USA - FEB 28, 2010
Bottle at LS X. Hazy golden with a large white head on it. Aroma is a little sweet with a good whiff of yeasty spice. Tastes sweet and a bit bready, with the characteristic spicy coriander flavor from the yeast. Has some fruity characteristics to it, some light white grape and banana, and maybe a bit of orange. One of the better things to come from Utah.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
after4ever (6237) - Brier, Washington, USA - FEB 27, 2010
750, capped. thanks, mike! slightly hazy light gold with loose white head and plenty of eggy lace. honey, floral notes, and some coriander on the nose. creamy medium body with lively carb. honey, floral, caramel, and candi sugar notes on the mid palate. mild sweet finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
hellbilly (3249) - scottsdale Łber alles, Arizona, USA - FEB 21, 2010
bottle from THE superdave70 on 11/27/2009. hazy burnt orange yellow with a small white head. this smells very estery from a distance!... other aromas of bananas, oranges, bready yeast, caramel, spices, grass and herbs show up as well. the palate is a really nice balance between the yeasty richness and dry spiciness. the flavor is the same as the aromaís characteristics/notes only richer. its medium body is kept interesting with spritzy carbonation... yet it is soft... 7/4/8/3/16/3.8


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