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RATINGS: 2517   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.84   IBU: 28   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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A reddish brown trappist ale, malty and fruit, featuring a 3 week secondary fermentation. This ale has a full, pale yellow head. The bouquet is full of esters and fruitiness. Notes of ripe banana predominate. The taste is fruity and slightly bitter, with a long, dry finish.


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4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
flyingzambonie (42) - Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 14, 2011
Stone fruits and caramels are very apparent. Beautiful brown and red color. Raisins and chocolate are there at the finish. Creamy and lively with carbonation that is there but not overbearing. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Zlotta (16) - GERMANY - AUG 29, 2014
0,33 l in Westmalle trappist glass. Dark red brown colour, clear liquid. Fruity nose as well as aroma. Begins slightly sweet and ends with dry bitterness. Somewhat creamy texture. Medium to full body. Lively carbonation. Great beer.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Mainuh_man (102) - NETHERLANDS - AUG 29, 2014
0.33L bottle. Pours clear dark red-brown with a rocky tan head. Really nice, and noteworthy aromas. Clove, bubblegum, rubber (not unpleasant), plum. Very mild sweetness at beginning, transitions to almost nothing in the middle, then the bubblegum sweetness kicks in, followed by yeast and resiny/herby hop biterness. Medium-full body with an oily mouthfeel and average carbonation. Overall, on the herbier side for a dubbel (not too sweet). Some really nice aromas, but flavor profile is somewhat muted.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mstrcrwly (260) - New York, USA - AUG 28, 2014
330 ml bottle poured into a tulip glass..cherry colored pour with an off-white head..big dark fruit aroma,bread,malts..fruity up front with a dry malty finish..very good.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rayaron (117) - ISRAEL - AUG 28, 2014
Bottle 750ml. Cloudy brown with big brownish head. Roasted malt aroma, cherry, yeasty, some coffee notes. Sweetish malty flavor, cherry, spicy, light hoppy bitterness, yeasty. Lively carbonation. Medium body. Sweetish aftertaste.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
CardsFan25 (61) - - AUG 27, 2014
Cloudy brown pour with half a glass of white/cream colored head. Dark fruits on the nose with moderate banana, raisin, and hop taste. Great dubbel that makes me wish that I would have bought more than one.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
mathieuc (1253) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 26, 2014
Pours a nice brown with a ruby highlight with a medium offwhite head that leaves some lacing. Nose is of bread, dark fruits, light candi sugar and some subtle spices. Taste is of raisins and other dark fruits, moderately sweet. Light banana. Body is medium and carbonation just too high for my liking. Finish is slightly bitter and spicy. Overall a fine dubbel, it didn’t quite reach my expectations for it but it was still really fine!

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
scarab (23) - - AUG 25, 2014
Very good dubbel. Nice aroma of ripe fruit like bananas, plums and cherries. Bitter-sweet taste which is nearing red wine. Nicely hidden alcohol. One of the best dubbels in the world. No doubts.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
murran (150) - - AUG 23, 2014
Pours a hazy brown body with a medium head. Nice malty aroma of candid sugar. Round and well balanced taste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sjorsvdg (61) - NETHERLANDS - AUG 20, 2014
Een klassieke, donkere dubbel. Rokerig, houterig en toch ook wat fruitig. Lichte schuimkraag.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
angel77 (901) - oviedo, SPAIN - AUG 19, 2014
Botella de 33 cl de el c. Ingles tomada en agosto de 1999 con fecha de cons pref para 05-01-2000. de las primeras belgas de compra, toda una sorpresa de sabores tostados con cierto dulzor en aquella época. Tomada varias veces mas, merece la pena darle otra oportunidad en cualquier momento. Bastante buena.


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