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Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij for Musketiers.

Troubadour Obscura is a Belgian Dark Strong Ale with 8,5 % alc. and refermentation in the bottle. Poured in the special glass, Troubadour Obscura has a nice creamy foam head. The beer has a malty character with a nice little roasty flavour. Troubadour Obscura has a mild bitterness, which is a bit stronger in the aftertaste. Troubadour Obscura has a mainly malty aroma. The smell of roasted, burned wood is completed by a light chocolate touch. Troubadour Obscura is produced with 4 different types of malt, hops, yeast and water.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jvhemert (328) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 17, 2014
aroma: roasty, coffee taste: medium bitter, light sour palate: slick, astringent appearance: black, brown foam, thick foam overall: drinkable but lacks definition falls between a stout and a porter ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
nickel (232) - - MAY 17, 2014
Dark brown liquid with brown head. Aroma of roasted malt and caramel. Taste is caramel sweet from the start, and, bitter malty afterwards. Bittersweet aftertaste

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Abijen (1326) - ’s-Hertogenbosch, NETHERLANDS - MAY 8, 2014
Pours a dark brown beer with a good tan head. Smells malts, caramel and metal. Tastes chocolate, licorice, laurier and very sweet. Average carbo, medium body and a sticky texture.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Hanoi (353) - Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 7, 2014
Bottle: Nose is quite like a Christmas beer, cloves, almond, spice a little oak and lots of Belgian yeast. Taste is roast leading to Belgian yeast, a little white chocolate, berry, almond and a soft dry finish. It’s a very nice beer but a bit short in the finish with the dry note not quite right for me.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerhunter111 (6773) - Hasborn, GERMANY - MAY 7, 2014
Ins Glas ergießt sich ein trübes dunkelbraunes Bier mit schöner Schaumkrone. Geruch sehr malzig, röstig, dunkles reifes Obst. Geschmack röstmalzig, stark malzig, überreife Früchte, Karamell.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Zwiebel88 (72) - GERMANY - MAY 3, 2014
Dunkle Früchte und verbrannter Zucker in der Nase, Angenhem dunkelrot-brauner Farbe. Malzig-fruchtige Süße zu Anfang, gegen Ende leichte Kaffeenoten. Gute Kohlensäure und schöner Schaum.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
SilverfoX (191) - Norfolk, ENGLAND - MAY 2, 2014
hay, cereal, roasty, nuts, from the most ridiculous frothy head ive ever seen on a beer (i dont like froth) body is dark browny red. light sweetness, medium bitterness, medium sourness, bit of a multistage beer, as soon as it hits your tongue its sweet then bitter then on the way is a sourness leading to a salty aftertaste. I dont think its all that great to be honest.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
Mainuh_man (41) - NETHERLANDS - APR 30, 2014
Poors an opaque black/brown with an ample brown/white head that lingers. Smells of roasted malt with sweet cereal tones, alcohol, chocolate and cinammon. Sweet malt beginning, with a growing sweetness in the middle. Long, bitter finish from the roasted malt. Relatively mild carbonation, and a slick mouthfeel (not a thick stout). Overall, a really decent stout (something I’ve missed while living in the Netherlands). A really nice example of the flavor profile of a stout, although lacking a bit in mouthfeel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ippopotamo36 (116) - - APR 28, 2014
In Leuven, 33 bottle. Pours dark brown, cloudy with a 2 fingers tick brown foamy head. Nose: prunes, figs, coffee and roasted malts. Mild and balanced mouth: sweet notes of coffee, tons of dry fruit and a smooth end. Great beer ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mikeyo1 (138) - Linköping, SWEDEN - APR 25, 2014
Sample at de klomp. Brown colored with a big frothy beige head. Malty, caramel, raisins and oher dark fruits, dry wood, spices. Dry and somewhat sour.

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