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RATINGS: 944   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.63/5   EST. CALORIES: 345   ABV: 11.5%
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Urthel Samaranth 12 Quadrium Ale is a malty, full-bodied special Ale, brewed in a way that only Belgian Brewers can. Huge mouthfeel and layers and levels of flavor make Urthel Samaranth the perfect beer for the end of a meal or at the finish of a special day. And when you want something different, Urthel Samaranth 12 Quadrium Ale is with its fine bitterness, definitely something different... Try it! First brewed at Van Steenberge, now brewed at Koningshoeven - La Trappe brewery.


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Patrickctenchi (5803) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - JAN 14, 2016
Bottle: (labeled as Quadrium Ale...11.0%) Pours cloudy light brown with a thin tan cap. Raisin, wood, caramel scent. Taste is sweet, caramel malt, dark fruit. Only a trace of noticeable alcohol. Amazingly smooth.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
flying_pig (1382) - SCOTLAND - JAN 7, 2016
330ml bottle from Beers of Europe (£3.39):
A very nice Quad from Urthel & one that was quite an easy beer to drink despite the fact it came in at over 11% abv. The balance of the beer was a good one with the dark fruits working well with the caramel sweetness & the warming alcohol touches were mainly right at the end, although it was easy to tell it was a strong beer from the start; an excellent beer & on that surprisingly was even better than the bottle of Hop-It I tried from the same brewery back in 2014.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Mister_Li (747) - GERMANY - DEC 30, 2015
Trübes Kupfer mit fester, cremiger Schaumkrone.Malzig, sehr fruchtig, getrocknete Pflaumen, Trauben.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ysok02 (796) - MOns, BELGIUM - DEC 20, 2015
Robe brune, reflets ambrés. Nez épicé, fourrure, cacao sur un fond de levure et de pétrole. Bouche à l’attaque explosive, chocolatée et cacaoté, de la rondeur, et une finale doucereuse. Un peu too much pour moi.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
vincentvega72 (325) - Terneuzen, NETHERLANDS - DEC 9, 2015
UPDATED: DEC 12, 2015 Mooi robijnrood helder bier met romige schuimkraag. Aroma en smaken van pruimen, kandijsuiker, caramel en chocolade. Alcohol zit goed verstopt ondanks de 11,5 %. Genietersbier.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Luengus (48) - - DEC 4, 2015
Large cream light brown lasting head with cloudy brown body. Average caramel and bread hops. Average dough yeast. Medium creamy body with average carbonation. Long duration flavor moderately sweet and acidic and heavily bitter. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dnicolaescu (1754) - Chișinău, MOLDOVA - NOV 20, 2015
BOTTLE 33 CL. Hazy ruby-red with floaties, beige head. Vague fruity aroma with notes of molasses, dark bread, spice and a touch of alcohol. Taste: same fruit and dark malts, balanced by toasty/roasty bready notes, spice. Also, the relatively light „Belgian” body makes if feel more drinkable as opposed to more sticky. The alcohol is quite harsh vodka-like at first, but gets smoother and sherry-like with the time. Very good.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Brewhemia (154) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - NOV 14, 2015
Clear dark amber color with white head. Nice aroma of banana and plumbs and alcohol. The taste is caramel sweet with notes of raisins up front and with a light bitterness and a fair amount of sourness dominating in the finish. Lots of body and a fair amount of carbonation. Really good beer with lots of flavor.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Flanfl (568) - Bordeaux, FRANCE - NOV 11, 2015
Cloudy deep amber-brown beer. Huge white head. Aroma of belgian yeast, caramel, candy sugar, dried fruits notes. Strong dried fruits flavours, mainly plum, then come caramel, spicies, candy sugar, slightly warm and light bitterness in the background. Medium sweet finish with dried plum, some bitterness and alcohol warmth is felt just at the end. Full body and medium carbo. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
aleksander9 (1232) - Oslo, NORWAY - OCT 30, 2015
Dark clear amber with white head. Figs, dried fruit, alcohol, red wine and spice. Sweet, caramel, alcohol and spicy finish. Overall: Nice! Well balanced.


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