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Brewed by Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan
Style: Abt/Quadrupel
Brugge, Belgium

bottled
common

on tap
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Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 103   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.8   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 330   ABV: 11%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Oak Aged version of Straffe Hendrik Quadrupel.


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
PriorL (1989) - Gent, BELGIUM - OCT 14, 2014
Bottle. Thx to the kind donator! APPEARANCE: Clouded Brown/red beer. Small but stable head. NOSE: oak, sour, somewhat lactic but very fruity, TASTE: sources very clear, oak, fruity, somewhat sweet. Very nice beer alltogether!

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
monk191 (1093) - California, USA - OCT 5, 2014
A nice malty belgian strong ale. Pour a beautiful deep red with a thick tan head. Smells of maltiness, cherry and coconut. Taste has some coconut upfront, adding to the maltiness, with a well balanced finish. Paired with blue cheese lamb burgers, the blue cheese is more intense, and the sweetness is smoothed out. Had in the bottle.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Iphonephan (3652) - McLean, Virginia, USA - OCT 2, 2014
UPDATED: DEC 3, 2014 From a 75 cl bottle shared at home. Bottle marked "2012". Pours a cloudy brown with a tan head, Aroma of caramel and vanilla. Flavors of plums and dark cherries with oak, vanilla and caramel. Smooth, sweet finish. Nice.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ferris (5008) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 1, 2014
Bottle - Vintage 2012 -Toffee, dark fruit and dark sugary notes. Mahogany and a nice brown head. Brown sugar and dark fruit. Little barrel notes and not as editing as I hoped.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Beergeek23322 (2481) - Chesapeake, Virginia, USA - JUN 7, 2014
6/7/2014. 750 ml. corked and caged bottle. 2011 edition. Dark brown with a tan head. Malt and dark fruit aromas. Sweet oaky flavors with dried fruit, brown sugar. Awesome!

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Gerbeer (2005) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 20, 2014
750 ml bottle. Pours a dark brown with light head. Beautiful aromas and flavors of roasted malts, brown sugar, nuts, vanilla and dried fruit with complex hints of wood and light spice. Great stuff.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MrHangover (2766) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - MAY 11, 2014
Bottle @ THT May, courtesy of me. Pours a clear brownish beer with a huge off white head on top. Aroma is very fruity, oaky, caramel and red fruits. The base beer is still defintely there, backed up by some oaky goodness. Flavor is sticky sweet, fruity and caramel. Loads of sweet stuff going on. Carbonation is good. Very decent beer!

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dEnk (4052) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - MAY 9, 2014
Bottle @ tht. Aroma is malt, tangy, red fruits. Hmm. Flavour is quite sweet, caramel, liquorice, red fruits, sweetness.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
deanso (5739) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAY 9, 2014
75cl bottle shared @THT. Thin creamy off-white head. Clear amber pour. Very smooth. A little sweet. Some woody notes.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bozo_skeleton (570) - Grenoble, FRANCE - MAY 7, 2014
Belle robe ruby foncee, peu de carbo, petit collet de fines bulles. Arome un peu leger mais complexes et envoutant.On y retrouve les fruits mures, raisins, des notes de brandy de caramel. En bouche c’est une liqueur ! Le fut de chene fait sont office et les notes boisées apparaissent. Elle garde malgre tout une amertume prononce sur le final, ce qui lui octroie une longueur a la fois sirupeuse et astreingente. Etrange mais pas desagreable.


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