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RATINGS: 790   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.63   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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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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3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
markoijelena (675) - Belgrade, SERBIA - SEP 11, 2014
Bottle 0.33l from De Hopduvel beer shop Ghent Belgium.Pour it dark brown colour with medium white head.Aroma of coffee, roasted malt, spices and reminds me on cognac.Very nice

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
PapaVillum (503) - Valby, DENMARK - SEP 11, 2014
330 ml, flaske, 8,2 % ABV, købt i Den Belgiske Ølbutik i Vanløse, 11. september 2014. Mørkebrun ufiltreret Belgian Strong Ale med fin moccafarvet 3 cm tyk skumkrone, som langsomt svinder til mindre. Aromaen er noget udefinérbar. Brændt malt, bondegård, dadler, lidt fjerne chokolade-noter. Smagen er lige dele sødme og bitterhed og balancen er fin mellem elementerne. Fin krop, som er fyldig og med et indhold af kuldioxid, som er under medium og giver en blød følelse i munden. Øllet ligger smagsmæssigt mellem en Stout og en Belgian Strong Ale og uden at blæse én omkuld, er det en fin øl, som skal prøves igen.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
TtV (124) - Nijmegen, NETHERLANDS - SEP 7, 2014
Bottle 33cl. Deep brown coloured with lasting creme head. Aroma has coffee hints. Taste has lovely bitterness. Aftertaste even more. Good one!

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
melush (969) - SPAIN - AUG 29, 2014
Botella de 33 cl, adquirida en una tienda gourmet de Bejar. Color marron oscuro. Sabor a malta tostada, cafe, alcohol, dulce.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
azzie (297) - - AUG 28, 2014
Bottle. Cloudy chocolate color with a touch of red. Big beige creamy head. Full body, light to medium carbonation. Very sweet. Aroma of roasted sugar, taste of caramel and black sugar.

3.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
VT (1666) - Quebec City, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 27, 2014
330 ml bottle. Pours a clearish ruby reddish brown-black with a resilient, thick and creamy beige head. Aroma is roast, chocolate. Flavor is dark coffee, chocolate, red berries, cane sugar. Finish is hazelnuts, coffee, burnt caramel. Body is light to medium, weak to average carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
HammerTroll (581) - Pula / Zagreb, CROATIA - AUG 24, 2014
Black color with some brown glow, huge tan head. Caramel, brown sugar and malty aroma. Heavy sweetness. Noticeable presence of alcohol. Full body, soft carbonation. Not bad.
(Dobro Pivo Pri Ščurku 0,33l bottle)

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Habanero (2747) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - AUG 24, 2014
Bottled. Pours clear deep amber with a large, tan head. Aroma of slightly toasted malt, caramel, chocolate, hoppy notes and dried fruit. Sweet flavor that ends up more dry with bitter notes. Medium bodied, oily texture and soft carbonation. A very nice Belgian Strong.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
veceo (642) - CROATIA - AUG 22, 2014
Cloudy brown color, big brownish head with reddish hue and low retention. Lots of lacing. Aroma of caramel, roast and ripe fruits. Medium to full body, soft carbonation. Very good.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
Planetbob99 (3) - USA - AUG 21, 2014 does not count
Lovely dark beer with a smooth after taste. Very subtle for such a strong beer. Very dark in glass


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