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Brewed by Brouwerij Van Steenberge
Style: Belgian Ale
Ertvelde, Belgium

bottled
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common

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RATINGS: 164   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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St. Stefanus est une bière non pasteurisée à fermentation haute, qui est aussi refermentée en bouteille. Elle est brassée à partir de trois levures différentes, l’une étant la souche de levure originelle Jerumanus provenant de l’abbaye Sint Stefanus. Celle-ci, associée à notre processus unique, donne à notre bière sa saveur si particulière. See www.st-stefanus.be


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Silvan7 (633) - Samarate, ITALY - NOV 8, 2013
Bottle @ Roadhouse Grill, Gallarate. Colore ambrato, velata, con schiuma beige un po’ grossolana abbastanza persistente. profumo fruttato, pesca e albicocca oltre a lievito belga in abbondante quantità. Alcool e una lieve speziatura ( cannella?). Gusto intenso, abbastanza persistente, dolce amabile, per nulla amaro. Gusto di marmellata di pesche, forse qualche nota di miele, quasi nessuna acidità ed amarezza. Equilibrata ed armonica. Piacevole il corpo, la rotondità e il calore alcolico della sorsata.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
degbert (1060) - Austin, Texas, USA - OCT 29, 2013
Bottle. Pours a medium gold with a very high, pillowy, fine-grained head. Nose is a touch of citrus, phenols, and toast. Taste -- it tastes like a very typical Belgian blonde. There’s nothing notable about it, but nothing bad either; it’s almost completely stereotypical. Finish is a little short. It’s neither outstanding nor bad, almost sui generis.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Leini (712) - SWEDEN - OCT 25, 2013
330ml bottle. Golden with a medium white head. Fruity, with distinct notes of yeast and spices. Follows the style well.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
airrick2003 (443) - Louisiana, USA - OCT 21, 2013
Cellar release date: 7-2012 Tasting date: 10-21-13 Appearance: pours with a very large beige head, beer is a hazy deep golden color, kind of copper color, head settles into a very dense head Aroma: yeast, bread, lemon, spice, strong aroma Taste: lemon, alcohol, hints of plum, very subtle grain, butter Palate: average carbonation, leaves mouth dry, leaves a lemon aftertaste, average mouthfeel Overall: decent beer, not great but not bad either, I have 4 of these so I will rate each one a few months apart to see how it ages ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hopdog (8773) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 21, 2013
Bottle. Poured a hazy golden color with an averaged sized head. Yeast, fruity, with some sugary sweetness.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
triskaideka (127) - Killarney, IRELAND - OCT 18, 2013
Drunk at the 6 months stage according the date on the bottle. Typically yeasty Belgian dubbel. Hazy straw coloured with a white head. Nice

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 10/20
milo91hd (57) - Parabita, ITALY - OCT 14, 2013
Colore ambrato chiaro con una schiuma persistente, l’aroma richiama la frutta fresca, al palato si sente una nota alcolica pronunciata

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joergen (20486) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 6, 2013
Bottle at Bishops Arms Gustav. Clear orange coloured with a medium sized white head. Sweet and fruity aroma of hat, caramel and spices. Sweet and fruity flavour of caramel, spices and bread. Spicy finish.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
yespr (30631) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - OCT 5, 2013
33 cL bottle. Pours hazy orange with a small white to off white head. Aroma is toasted malty and light breadish. Bitter, toasted malty, phenolic and caramelish. Bitter and dry. Herbal to bitter.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Grzesiek79 (3109) - Radom, POLAND - SEP 29, 2013
May 2012 Cellar Release. Piloem to piwo po 17 miesiacach od produkcji i lezakowalo u mnie sporo czasu w odpowiednich warunkach. Powiem ze po tylu miesiacach piwo powinno miec pelen aromat slodowy i tak wlasnie jest. Co prawda tylko lekkie zmetnienie ale pieni sie mocno i smakuje wybornie. Jasne choc bym powiedzial bursztynowe, pasowalo by raczej Amber Belgian Ale do tegopiw. Slodowosc jest tu gora nut chmielowych wlasciwie brak. Po kilku chwilach po przelknieciu jest delikatna wytrawnosc ale to piwo jest sprytnie zbudowane, slodowe i kompletne. Ponoc wypite jako swieze ma wiecej cytrusowego harakteru. Polecam lezakowanie przynajmniej rok czasu


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