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RATINGS: 840   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64   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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3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RichJ7 (1175) - Cullman, Alabama, USA - SEP 23, 2009
Very similar to the fruity, spicy quality of the blond, but with the touch of wood and toasted malt. Nice and malty, sweet with a hint of bitterness in the finish. Not bad.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
DerGantzel (21) - Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 11, 2015
Aroma of caramel, not overwhelming. Beautiful liquid color for the eye. Very sweet and you can’t feel the 8,5% of alcohol. Palate with a light body, soft carbonation and sweet finish.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Arve_Christian (3963) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUL 30, 2015
On bottle fro Drankenzentrale du Hopduvel, Gent. Amber color, slightly hazy with good foam. Medium/high aroma intensity; dried fruits, malt, yet fresh with some citrus and very good yeast influence. Medium body & complexity. Some sweetness, balances well. Very enjoyable ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Patjeadam (89) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 21, 2015
A fruity belgian porter, or a roasted malty belgian brown ale. Either way, it is remarkably drinkable and yet complicated. It has a nice fresh smell of coffee and chocolate. It is a little sour, a nice fruity sweetness, all in bath of roasted malty goodness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy (iOs)

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Torrefacto (951) - Madrid, SPAIN - JUL 17, 2015
Caoba oscuro y espuma beis. Aromas de frutos negros confitado, caramelo y pan. Cuerpo medio con inicio dulce y afrutado y mermelada con final de amargor discreto y seco.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
VamboladeTolly (772) - Tartu, ESTONIA - JUL 14, 2015
Bottle. Pours reddis brown with beige head. Aroma is sweet, bread, malty, berries, winey, caramel, roast. Taste is sourish, sweet, and roasted- some way really messy, bread, slight caramel. No more. Medium body.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
tarmok (505) - Tartu, ESTONIA - JUL 14, 2015
Brown liquid with tan head. Aroma: slight apple, caramel, malts. Taste: medium sweetness, lightly bitter, lightly sour, caramel, roasted malts. Palate: medium body, creamy, sticky, average carbonation,

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Maakun (1605) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUN 28, 2015
Bottle at Doerak. Dark brown with big off white head. Sweet malts, cocoa, soft coffee notes, light herbs and some marzipan. Quite sweet with light herbal bitter finish. Sweet without too much character, but not bad.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Achel (205) - GREECE - JUN 22, 2015
Dark brown almost black color with a firm beige head. Nose is roasted with chocolate (dark and bitter) and coffee, some hops as well. Taste is roasted and malty with coffee, chocolate and raisins. Rather bitter hoppy character as well.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Renobob (1219) - Besançon, FRANCE - JUN 18, 2015
Bue en bouteille de 33cl. Bière noire foncée. Bien épaisse, maltée et grillée. Caramel sur la fin. Pour les amateurs.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
xXbaptisteXx (136) - - JUN 17, 2015
De couleur brune assez foncé reflet rouge rubis la mousse est assez épaisse et tien Au nez on va sentir des arômes de caramel sucre roux toffe En bouche on va sentir de légère saveur de chocolat noir de caramel brun de toffe, elle va juste manquer d’un peu d’amertume Elle va être assai épaisse aussi, encore une bonne bière qui passe toute seule


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