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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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Camons (6305) - Hasselager, DENMARK - AUG 24, 2014
Draught @ Le Trappist, Caen. Pours hazy yellow with a creamy white head. Aroma of malt, yeast, grass, light fruity hops. Flavor is malt, yeast, grassy, fruit, peach, rangepeel, bitter citrus. Medium body, lively carbonation, light bitter finish. 060814

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kingstoni (1563) - FINLAND - AUG 22, 2014
Bottle. Hazy golden color with a medium thin foamy off-white head. Aroma of sweet malt, apple and honey. Sweet, bitter and sour taste, sour and bitter finish.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Alengrin (2425) - BELGIUM - AUG 21, 2014
One of the pioneering ales paving the way for IPAs in Belgium. Hazy, deep golden blonde colour, pale and caramelly malts with hints of apple and apricot, quickly overpowered by a bone-dry, ’green’ and refreshing, citrussy, peppery, long hop bitterness, though still ’friendlier’ than most American double or triple IPAs.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
seynie (185) - Tienen, BELGIUM - AUG 19, 2014
Light gold with a clear head, some residue. Hoppy, malty, some sugar, spicy. Nothing we haven’t tasted before but very well balanced and with a pleasant slightly sweet and spicy finish

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mikske79 (1248) - Puerto Plata, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - AUG 18, 2014
Een lekker biertje met een wat speciale smaak, ik vind het een aanrader om eens te proberen.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
flying_pig (996) - SCOTLAND - AUG 12, 2014
330ml Bottle from Good Spirits Co, Glagow (£4):
Light spice & yeast the medium strength citrus hops with pine & grapefruit. Some sweetness, mainly from some sugar & background fruits, mainly oranges & some pineapple with subtle hints of alcohol then some earthy hops & grassy notes at the end.
Bright, golden amber with a slight haze & a 1.5cm, foamy white head with excellent retention, it holds steady for even after I started drinking the beer.
Hops, citrus & pine hops to begin alongside the spice & yeast. Orange & some grapefruit feature & it’s well balanced with some sugar from the fruits as well. Some herbal & floral flavours come through with hints of alcohol at the end.
Almost full bodied. It’s smooth with touches of alcohol without being too boozy or hard to drink. Sweet throughout with low carbonation.

A fairly good example of a Belgian IPA with more hops than I’d anticipated. Easy to drink & the dry hopping definitely made a difference with this one. Definitely a beer worth looking out for.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jeremyh70 (772) - Missouri, USA - AUG 8, 2014
A clear pale copper color with an off white head and good lacing. Aroma is spicy with some tropical fruit and clove. Taste of clove with traditional banana and caramel. Semi creamy mouthfeel with a medium body and moderate carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
leopolito (61) - São Caetano do Sul, BRAZIL - AUG 2, 2014
Cerva belga eh bão demá! Mó daora essa ceva. Forte e gostosa, feita pá machu. Bebia a noite toda...

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
AtronSeige (699) - Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA - JUL 30, 2014
Aroma: Malt: Hops: Medium hops, earthy, musty, floral. Yeast: peach, apricot, pear, Appearance: Body, light gold, slightly hazy. Medium white head. Good retention. Flavour: High hops flavour, medium high spicy/alcohol. Harsh plant aftertaste with high bitterness. Malt: light bready, Yeast: Fruity, pear, peach. Mouthfeel: High carbonation, creamy. Medium-light body. Definite warning. Slight astringency, very dry finish Overall: Harsh bitterness, but otherwise a great, complex beer. 330 ml bottle. 18D. Belgian Golden Strong Ale

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RhetoricalAns (368) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 25, 2014
Hazy golden amber pour, with a tall rocky white head, great lacing. Yeasty aroma, floral hops. Light cereal malts, fairly bitter, dry bitter finish. Awesome.

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