Brewed by De Struise Brouwers
Style: Abt/Quadrupel
Oostvleteren, Belgium


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RATINGS: 149   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.54   EST. CALORIES: 360   ABV: 12%
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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RW80 (891) - Hoogeveen, NETHERLANDS - AUG 3, 2014
33cl bottle Appearance: Hazy dark brown with a 1,5 finger sized creamy offwhite head that slowly dissipates while leaving a small trace of lacing. Aroma: Sweet Fruit (Pears, Plums), bread, alcohol Taste:Follows the aroma sweet fruity, maly, light alcoholic with not much bitterness. Mouthfeel is sticky sweet, medium to full body, below average carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
holdan (260) - USA - JUL 14, 2014
Dark amber, cocacolaish with nice head. Aroma dark fruits, alcohol. Taste; sweet dark fruits, candy sugar, malty, notable alcohol. Full body, smooth, low carb, finish alcohol, dark fruits. Reminds of La Trappe quadruple.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rane (922) - Nibe, DENMARK - JUL 14, 2014
UPDATED: JAN 28, 2015 Bottle. Dark amber with medium size dense pale brown head. Aroma a little weak, dried fruits and some alcohol. Taste dried fruits, sweet malts, raisins, bananas. The lack in aroma costs this beer a few points overall, otherwise nice- Rerated 280115. Exactly the same score without looking at the old rating!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
maledictum (661) - Pyongyang, NORTH KOREA - JUL 9, 2014
Pours hazy dark wooden brown with a small creamy offwhite head that slowly dissipates while leaving a small trace on the glass. Smell is sweet with sweet dark spicy bread, pears, candi sugar, plums, overripe grapes, apples and orange zest. Taste is sweet and fruity with pears, apples, grapes, orange zest, plums, nuts, golden syrup and alcohol. Mouthfeel is sticky sweet, tiny boozy and medium to full bodied. Finish is sweet and fruity with bread, plums, grapes, pears and alcohol.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Skinnyviking (7341) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 25, 2014
Bottle at home. High and long lasting creamy off-white head. Hazy dark amber body. Very sweet fruity aroma. Very sweet apple pear flavor in a nice mixture with the alcohol, little hops, low carbonation, long sweet finish.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
corkyrory66 (741) - BELGIUM - JUN 24, 2014
Encore une merveille de derrière les fagots... Cette brasserie est littéralement insatiable (sans jeu de mots …). Une quadruple de 12 % abv, et 41 Ibu . Couleur roux clair, avec un tout léger voile de convenance. Bulles très peu nombreuses et d’ailleurs quasiment pas de gaz à l’ouverture. Mousse beige moyen qui vient napper finement, et on trouvera de longues jambes lors de la dégustation. Arômes de fruits mûrs, raisins secs, bois exotique, ceps de vigne, pointe de cannelle. 1ère bouche soyeuse, quasi huileuse, à la superbe entrée sur des pruneaux, du raisin noir et du blé noir. Arrière-bouche de malt et fruits mûrs. 2ème sur du miel brun, du malt caramel, du candi brun, sucre d’orge. 3ème sur du malt grillé, avec une pointe de tabac brun. Arrière-bouche très longue, à la texture huileuse. La longueur donne un grand fondu malt/fruits/bois. La chaleur se marque. Elle donne l’esprit d’un grand vin, avec des nuances sublimes. La levure est soyeuse, une très belle ligne. L’alcool est bien progressif, fort mais sans excès de chaleur. La finale est un pur régal. CONCLUSION : une bière qui mérite le respect, l’estime, l’appréciation sage. Comme dit le brasseur, elle est « alive and kickin’ »... Pour moi, cette quad est d’une grande noblesse, artistique et d’un esprit mystique...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theydon_Bois (10379) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 18, 2014
Bottle, from Struise Shop Brugge, at JF’s BBQ 15/06/14. Lightly murky orange amber with a little flotsam and jetsam bobbing up and down (I forgave them) topped with a well appointed beige covering that stays to make friends. Nose is vanilla essence, oaky booze, caramelised sugars, dark fruit peel. Taste comprises dark fruit rinds, fruit cake mix in goo form, vanilla pangs, dates, figgy resonance, light spice, oaky woodness. Full bodied, fine carbonation, drinks well for the ABV which is well masked. Solid quad.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Gaultier (567) - SWEDEN - JUN 17, 2014
@Kristoffers väg 17/6-14. Bottle fr.o.m. Kihoskh, Copenhagen. Aroma: Malty, yeasty, fruity, banana. Taste: Yeasty, fruity, banana, sweet. Body is medium to full, the finish is dry, sweet and fruity.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jorn69 (1237) - Ängelholm, SWEDEN - JUN 17, 2014
@ Havregatan. Bottle (330 ml) from Kihoskh, Copenhagen (46 DKK). Fruity and malty, yeasty and a bit spicy, sweet caramel with notes of banana and marzipan, medium to full body and an oily texture. The finish is dry, bitter, fruity, sweet and yeasty with some booze. Really nice on.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mcberko (7475) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 17, 2014
330mL bottle, pours a murky amber brown with a small beige head. Nose brings out notes of toffee, rye bread, some burnt caramel and brown sugar. Flavour brings out dates, figs, toffee and some caramel sweetness. Booze is extremely well-concealed. Complex, fruity and sweet but nowhere close to cloying. Excellent stuff.

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