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Brewed by ’t Hofbrouwerijke
Style: Belgian Ale
Beerzel, Belgium

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RATINGS: 82   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
daad (109) - SWEDEN - FEB 12, 2013
Not much aroma or taste, but could be useful when thirsty. [short review due to it coming from my backlog]

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Countbeer (5337) - Best of E-Town mit 2 Brauhausen, NETHERLANDS - NOV 9, 2012
Bottle: Big fluffy vast creamy light tan head changes slowly into a vast and thicker lacing on top of a hazy deep dark ruby colored beer. Smell barley malts, toast, chalk, wood, brown sugars, cinnamon, toffee, darker herbs, autumnal herbs and a slight hint of liquorice. Taste is a very nice mix of barley malts, liquorice wood, chalk, roasted wood, some toasted/light roasted brown sugars, raisins, bitter, darker herbs, hops and a slight hint of yeast. Aftertaste has lot of malts with barleys, bitters, herby grass, light dry and some barley and liquorice wood toast. Medium carbo, soft bit blown mouthfeel, medium to lightly fuller body and a creamy texture. Nice beer, pretty dark!

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
tderoeck (6492) - Gent, BELGIUM - NOV 2, 2012
19/X/2012 - 33cl bottle from De Hopduvel (Gent) @ home - BB: n/a (2012-1153) Thanks to Erwin for sharing the bottle!

Clear dark red brown beer, big beige to brown head, pretty stable, adhesive. Aroma: caramel, dusty, some mocha, sugar. MF: lots of carbon, medium body. Taste: bit sourish, some caramel, bitter hops, some citrus, mocha cocoa powder. Aftertaste: overripe fruits, bitter hops, dark chocolate, something’s off. Don’t like.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dedollewaitor (14811) - Odense, DENMARK - SEP 7, 2012
Bottle @ Heeren Van Liedekercke Bierfest, 2012. Pours dark brown with a creamy head. Roast, coffee, liquorice. A bit dusty. Nice. Admin: Please change the style!

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kayres (655) - , Georgia, USA - AUG 21, 2012
Way way too carbonated. Head filled the glass. Dry yeast nose (maybe from the huge gushing head). Very clear dark brown. Sweet medium bodies, malty nutty and not a bad flavor ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
cgarvieuk (17646) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 2, 2012
botte at jens ... deep brown ... bubbly tan head ... soft toffee chocolate malts ... juicy malts ... big chocolate ... soft toffee roast ... quite nice

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
sebletitje (7908) - Enghien, BELGIUM - JUN 22, 2012
33cl bottle from Dranken Geers. Holy black IPA batman, this beer rocks. Brune col fin beige. Arôme est houblonné, malté avec un beau bouquet grillé sur des notes de houblons fleuri et herbacé, pointe de chocolat et café au lait. En bouche, malt bien présent avec pour moi toutes les caractéristiques d’une black IPA. Note cara avec en retrait un houblon qui vient rajouter une belle balance en amertume laissant des pointes de fleuri et de houblon judicieusement bien placées. Le fini reste sec rappelant les grains concassés.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (18659) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUN 17, 2012
10th April 2010
Hazy dark red-brown beer. Milky sweet malt nose. Light semi dry palate. Light toffee caramel very well blended coca cola and fruit. Whispers of nuts and milk chocolate - very subtle. Finishes semi dry. Interesting little beer.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
drpimento (2499) - La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA - JUN 5, 2012
Not bad, not bad. Poured at a good temperature with a lovely, massive, thick, foam, frothy, billowy, light tan head that slowly settles and lots of lace. Color is an appealing clear, amber brown with lots of bubble trails. Aroma is malt, yeast, bread dough, rye, fruit. Flavor’s like nose, is fairly well balanced between, sweet, bitter, and carbonic tang, with sweet on top, then bitter wiith the tang not so strong but the action of fhe carbonation perfectly offsetting the other two main characteristics. Body is good. Finish is like flavor, fairly long and has a little booziness. Good drinking beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bb (7644) - Alamo, California, USA - FEB 20, 2012
Bottle. Mahogony beer with a big dark cream head. Caramel and yeast aroma with dark fruits. Caramel and yeast flavor with dried fruit and light citrus. Medium bodied. Caramel and yeast lingers with dried fruit.


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