Brewed by De Struise Brouwers
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Oostvleteren, Belgium


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RATINGS: 1025   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.09/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
"Vintage 2005"
Our PGR has aged for 24 months on oak barrels and has been bottled for the first time on the 27th of December 2007. The main difference with the Pannepot Reserva is that PGR matured the last ten months on Calvados oak barrels, adding extra complexity to the beer. We dedicate this beer as a tribute to Jeppe & Michael of Ølbutikken in Denmark. Those gentlemen were the first to discover our beers on an International basis back in 2004 and are responsable somehow for our beers being all over the globe since then. As a token of gratitude towards Jeppe & Michael, the first shipment of PGR was scheduled to Ølbutikken so they could be the first to launch its commercialisation.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
M82 (469) - Kansas, USA - APR 29, 2016

A black body with mahogany frame sits beneath a fading, frothy, khaki head

Medium plus intensity with very smooth transitions and a touch of Belgian and spirit spice, creamy layers of chocolate covered blueberries & blackberries, dates, caramel & brown sugar with a balanced, silky, intwined cognac influence on a slick yet soft, frothy, creamy medium body... residuals echo the aromas and flavors with notions of cherry cordial

Capped 11.2 FL OZ 2010 Vintage served at 55° into Orrefors Difference Porter Snifter

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
zvsn (1500) - ISRAEL - APR 14, 2016
Bottle sample at a tasting. Thanks Yoav. 2010 edition. Reddish-brown with nice beige head. Aroma of prunes, wood, raisins, caramel and alcohol. Sweet malt, raisins, caramel, honey, vanilla, port wine, wood, spices, rich and complex flavors. Medium-full bodied, oily and smooth. Very good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
rayaron (1268) - Kfar Saba, ISRAEL - APR 10, 2016
Bottle sample at a tasting at Yoav’s place. Thanks Yoav. 2010 vintage. Deep amber with big bubbly brownish head. Sweetish aroma with notes of prune, raisin, date honey and coconut. Very sweet flavor, a bit salty with notes of prune, raisin and lots of wood, a bit alcoholic. Sticky texture, full-bodied. Very nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Kr1zz (328) - BELGIUM - APR 7, 2016
Bottle bought at Willems en Zoon Grobbendonk. Pours black with a medium beige/brown head. Red wine, port, caramel, malts, dried fruit, wood, tannine, nuts, bread, warm alcoholic feeling, raisins...

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
llucmaduell (143) - barcelona, SPAIN - APR 2, 2016
How wonderful! Enjoy a beer like this is priceless. Maybe it needed a little gas but other delights, a game of sensations, a beer with a fantastic job.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Schytte (47) - - MAR 28, 2016
Den dufter godt, fin skum/udseende & smagen er god - En glimrende belgisk øl.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
DocLock (9494) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 25, 2016
Shared bottle, provenance unknown, as sucks. Hazy dark brackish brown with minimal head. Nose is like a Quad, with the dark figgy fruit, red wine, yeasty funk, caramel, toffee. Tastes rich, dense, delicious, with layered dark fruit, fig, berry, caramel, yeast, oak, tannins, funk, spice, and a super complex finish. This one is outstanding.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
jiwookdo (18) - changwon, SOUTH KOREA - MAR 10, 2016
bottle vintage 2010 black sugar aroma , black color, Sweet & Malty ,coffee chocolate little spice & sour

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
pastymc (39) - Niscemi, ITALY - MAR 4, 2016
Bottiglia da 33cl. Molto scura, con sfumature rosse, schiuma poco persistente. Al naso inebrianti note di caffè, torrone, cacao, frutta scura; poi un leggero erbaceo a bilanciare le note finali di whisky e rum affinati in botte. L’entrata in bocca è decisa ma morbida; il malto tostato conferisce leggere note di pane integrale, con vaniglia, frutta secca e scura e caffè a fare da contorno; chiude leggermente alcolica, con un lungo e piacevole finale amaro, che combina luppolo e malto. Molto corposa. L’adeguata carbonatazione rende la bevuta ancora più viva e interessante di quanto sia già. Birra con grande equilibrio, struttura e complessità.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
kajser27 (1186) - Zagreb, CROATIA - MAR 4, 2016
Dark brown to black colored, small tan head, not very lasting. Aroma is of brown sugar, molasses, raisins, bit honey, light vinous, oaky, bit booze. Taste is medium+ sweet brown sugar, molasses, dark fruits, raisin mostly, chocolate, oak barrel, light vinous, some spice, some alcohol but mostly well hidden. Full bodied, soft carbonation, sticky syrupy. Real sipping material! (2010 bottle, Bierhalle Deconinck, Vichte)

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