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Superior Hoppy Belgian Ale. White very rich foam, small bubbles. Very hoppy, spicy, fruity flavour and full, heart warming body. Brewed at first at Van Steenberge, now brewed at Koningshoeven - La Trappe brewery.


3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
punkska101 (1160) - Chambly, Quebec, CANADA - JAN 10, 2015
330 ml shared with Alex @ biermarket mtl A: light pear/peach, lemon, light oxidation app: hazy page white head t/p: med body with light but lasting bitterness. O: bof. not to expectation. Not hoppy enough.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Stoned99 (397) - Quebec, CANADA - JAN 10, 2015
Bottle shared with Jo @ BierMarkt. Aroma: lemon, spices. app: hazy straw with minimal white head and some lacing. Taste and palate: medium body, light sweetness, light long bitter finish, average carbonation. Overall: an ok strong ale. Didnít enjoy the aroma, mouthful is ok.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
NikkTwist (1911) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 3, 2015
Comparing the bottle and draft back to back at Eulogy in January 2015. BOTTLE: Cloudy yellow gold pour with a large frothy foam head. Full and funky. Whole wheat bread. Lemon verbina. Unripe oranges. White peppercorns. DRAFT: (top of the keg) Less cloudy pour with a very large marshmallow white top. Less sour, funk and spice in the draft as well - though all elements still present. Sensing stronger honey and candy caramel notes in the draft. More citrus pith in the bottle. ABV is nicely hidden in both versions. Nicely unrefined. More of a big hoppy Brett Farmhouse.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
kustie (353) - Tampere, FINLAND - DEC 31, 2014
Bottle. Blond pale color with white small head. Aroma has lots of citrus, hay and spices. Taste is malty with bitter and dry finish. Flavors of hops, lemon, yeast, spices and caramel.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Valdeir (15) - - DEC 25, 2014
Belgian ale muito característica do estilo cor levemente âmbar, espuma nada persistente, muito alcoólica e com um dulçor característico belga!

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
suurjuust (1617) - ESTONIA - DEC 17, 2014
Hazy golden straw, medium white head with pretty nice retention. Nose is malt, perfume, hops, bubblegum notes. Flavor is sweet and malty, slightly bready notes, fruity and spicy notes along with some hops in the finish. Finish has somewhat of a "hole" in it, the flavor simply drops off. Lingering hops and spice. Surprisingly drinkable for the ABV, hides the alcohol pretty well.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Markth (47) - Breda, NETHERLANDS - DEC 12, 2014
Redelijk bescheiden IPA, niet bijzonder qua geur, wel lekker bitter @moortgat Arnhem ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
mjik83 (856) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - DEC 5, 2014
UPDATED: MAR 27, 2015 33cl flesje bij De Gouverneur, Maastricht Alcoholpercentage van 9,5% Uitgeschonken in origineel Urthel glas Uiterlijk: goudoranjekleurig met mooie witte schuimkraag Aroma en smaak: Belgisch gist, fruitig als perzik, kandijsuiker, flinke bitter in nadronk Conclusie: lekker bier, goede smaken

3.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
gilvanblight (819) - Windsor, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 29, 2014
Hazy yellow pour with quite a bit of head. Very weal scent. Wow that is good. Very easy to drink. The best IPA Iíve had. Which probably means its not a great IPA as I generally donít like IPA.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Alanthebeerguy (200) - - NOV 27, 2014
Tried at Hopscotch. I am not that familiar with this European style so may not be an accurate review. Pours cloudy yellow with a spare head. Aroma is mls with notes of grains , cereal and hint of yeast cheese. Medium body and creamy texture. This is a slower drinking beer with offers moderate intensity of malts, yeasts and a small bitter hop, somewhat acidic. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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