Brewed by Texelse Bierbrouwerij
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Oudeschild, Netherlands


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RATINGS: 90   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
LomYst (490) - Rotterdam, NETHERLANDS - JUN 5, 2013
sweet sweet beer, aroma has bananas, some malts, alcohol.... a bit blend but the body is ok.. a bit like a poor-man’s la trappe quad

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jd7h (44) - NETHERLANDS - MAY 23, 2013
Aroma: cherries, candy. Appearance: Murky brown with only a tiny bit of creme colored head. Taste is pancakes with apricot jam and ryebread. Aftertaste is more bitter that I expected, with a lot of alcohol. Something salty? Creamy texture with medium carbonation. I love the first sips, but the aftertaste... not so much.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
paulvanpelt (333) - Reusel, NETHERLANDS - APR 10, 2013
Kastanjebruin, redelijk helder bier met een medium beige schuimkraag die lang aanwezig blijft. Alcohol is meteen merkbaar in het aroma, verder ook vijgen, mout, metaal. Smaak is behoorlijk zoet. Mondgevoel is niet geheel prettig: dik en melig.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Koelschtrinker (10674) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - MAR 29, 2013
In erster Linie bananiger Antrunk, der schnell von dunklen und hefigen Malznoten abgelöst wird. Im weiteren Verlauf bleibt das dunkle Malz konstant bzw. intensiviert sich zum Ede noch, dazu herbe Kaffeenoten. Dann wieder bananig und Ähnlichkeiten zu einem dunklen Weizenbock. Intensives und gutes Bier, das mir auch daher gut gefällt, dass die oft typische Süße nicht vorhanden ist. 10/11/8/12/12/12

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Douberd (2293) - Arnhem, NETHERLANDS - MAR 13, 2013
March but still cold. My birthday today so a good time to open a big bottle and drink it alone. 750 ml bottle, with a crown cap that states the bottling date is 10/2010. ABV 10%. Poured into a snifter. Deep red amber to brown colour on the body, with two fingers of thick, tan head. Very good retention, almost no lacing on the glass. Heavy, appealoing aroma of dark fruits, alcohol, light caramel and a bit of vanilla. Taste follows the nose. Lots of dark fruits, caramel and the alcohol not so notable on the taste but mostly traceable from the warming feeling it gives. Aftertaste is moderate bitter. Medium thick on the body, average carbonation. Nice bock, strong and tasty.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kappldav123 (5000) - GERMANY - DEC 9, 2012
Bottle looks simple but good. Beer in the glass black, nice head. Strong aroma. Starts strong, quite alcoholic-fruity. Has a fresh-alcoholic note with fruity touches that reminds me of a champagne. Well balanced finish, a bit milder and less alcoholic. Very interesting.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tderoeck (4696) - Gent, BELGIUM - NOV 25, 2012
11/XI/12 - 75cl bottle from BierNavigatie (webshop, NL) @ Cybu’s place - BB: X/2021 (2012-1266) Thanks to Cybu for sharing the bottle!

Clear dark red brown beer, small aery beige head, unstable, non adhesive. Aroma: dried fruits, caramel, pretty sugary, mocha, little smoky touch. MF: ok carbon, medium body. Taste: chocolate, bit sour, cocoa powder, dried fruits, overripe fruits, bitter, little chemical. Aftertaste: dried fruits, chocolate, hoppy, figs, overripe banana, pretty bitter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
langeveld12 (226) - NETHERLANDS - NOV 14, 2012
Small light brown creamy head that quickly disappears. Body is flat, dark ruby red. Aroma of fruits (cherries, lemon), spices, caramel and roasted malts. Also some alcohol. Flavor initially quite sweet and light acidic, to finish sweet and light bitter. Body is medium with dry texture and soft carbonation. Overall a bit too much of the alcohol which makes it unbalanced. Still ok, though.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fiulijn (14552) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 12, 2012
Draught at Arendsnest, Amsterdam
Beautiful dark amber, mahogany color with creamy head. Caramelly and sweetish beer, with a bit too much fusels character, alcoholic, boozy.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
vipinvelp (2191) - Velp, NETHERLANDS - NOV 8, 2012
Clear ruby with brownisch foam head. Aroma is caramel and alcohol. Taste is bittersweet dominated by high alcohol content. Long lasting bitter aftertaste. (Velp 201211)

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