Brewed by Brouwerij de Bie
Style: Sweet Stout
Waregem, Belgium


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RATINGS: 117   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.77/5   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
JoeinDahlem (1456) - Berlin, Berlin, GERMANY - JUL 19, 2007
On tap @ Erasmus. Darkest head Iíve ever seen, creamy brown like milk chocolate atop a straight-up black beer. Gorgeous. Too bad it goes downhill from there. Malty, faint sour-cola aroma. Cola sweet and slightly tart, with a lightly malty backdrop. A bit dirty and tangy in the aftertaste. Too thin and wet to be a stout. Nearly quaffable though, if it wasnít for that tangy, chemical edge. But itís so pretty! Too bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Miksu (5046) - Jyvšskylš, FINLAND - JUL 15, 2007
Draught at the Hotel Erasmus, Brugge. Black color with very dark creamy head. Burnt aroma reminescent of grilled meat. Some fruity and toffeish aroma in the background. Very sweet flavor which hides much of the roastedness. Some sourness and oud bruin -like flavors. A bit sugary. Interesting contrast between sweet and sour flavors and roastedness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
larsga (7316) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUL 3, 2007
Huge dark brown coarse head shrinks slowly. Opaque black body. Faint spicy licorice aroma. Sweet licorice taste with no real resistance, more like a soft drink. No aftertaste. Sharpish mouthfeel. Itís OK, but kind of boring. No reason to get very excited about this. (0.33l bottle. Bottled November 2005.)

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
oberabcbbsok (691) - Hoboken, BELGIUM - MAY 15, 2007
A roaste malts taste and to sweet make this bottled beer a less then average beer. Tasted also an older version with same results. Although it was only 3 years old you could tast already that the beer was already older

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
skortila (5342) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - JAN 5, 2007
Aroma of roasted malts, chocolate some fruits. Black coloured with a brown, medium head. Taste is way too sweet, bit fruity, roasted malts. For Glouglouburpís information: They can spell. But you need to follow some courses dutch I guess. In dutch ístoutí means íbadí (More like bad child than bad villain). And yes this is a bad brew. :-) A very bad Bie.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Glouglouburp (6103) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - OCT 2, 2006
Black with a large creamy brown head. For a stout this one has too much fruit flavours (plums, grapes). Roasted malt with a strong lactic character, almost chocolate-milk. Not sweet. Creamy milk-ish body. If you cannot spell stout, you probably canít brew it either.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
madsberg (11412) - SÝborg, DENMARK - AUG 23, 2006
Bottled. Pitch black coloured. Brownish fluffy somewhat uneven head. Sweet, light citric and siced aroma. Flavour is very sweet. Has cocoa notes. Fruity, full of sweet b erries and light spiced. Thin bodied. Very sweet in the end. Too sweet for me.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Otje (678) - Veendam, NETHERLANDS - AUG 11, 2006
Ouch, over the top beer; too sweet and some dms, too metallic in the end! Doesnít smell like a stout at all; yeasty and musty. Tastes SWEET....some spices and some fruit. Bit homebrew like. Not so nice. Looks great though!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ThomasE (5174) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 16, 2006
Black beer with a tan head. Light roasted malty aroma with a spicy and fruity note. Quite sweet flavor with a vague roasted malty note and a spicy finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
joergen (26223) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 13, 2006
Bottle. Black coloured with a beige head. Aroma of fruits and spices. Very sweet flavour of spices. Stout ?

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