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RATINGS: 2598   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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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
worldbeertaste (1693) - West Midlands, - OCT 11, 2012
UPDATED: FEB 8, 2013 Deep ruby red basically brown without a light with a thick lasting creamy lacy beige head. Spicy caramel toasted malt and lots of berries - raisins and prunes. The body is creamy and smooth.with soft carbonation. Lots of complexity here. Raisins, prune with some dates. Clear alcohol present but in an older bottle its hardly noticable. Two bottles - before May 22nd 2014 and january 25 2012 so its 5 months old and three years old. 5months - It started out a bit hard to drink but after a while it became amazing. I had some cheese which brought out the flavours. Malt and fruit lingers in the mouth. I’m excited to try it again, properly aged and stored. 3 years. So smooth and easy to drink, lots of deep dark malt.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bierridder_S (65) - BELGIUM - DEC 29, 2014
22/12/2014 @ home 33cl bottle just past it’s date. Drak brown colour with tanned sticky head. Aroma : Fruits, caramel, port. Taste : light malty en caramel, dry port ending.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
strap (472) - Seoul, SOUTH KOREA - DEC 27, 2014
Dark with a medium head. Fruity aroma, some cherry and slight hint of caramel sweetness. Excellent

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Cluniac (20) - - DEC 26, 2014
One of the better dubbels. Very easy to drink. Bery dark mutky color makes it not as pretty as some, but taste is pretty complete and aroma very pleasant.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JoshRaburn (48) - - DEC 25, 2014
Classic example of a Trappist Dubbel. Caramel, raisins, chocolate, dark brown sugar notes without ever being cloying. Highly carbonated but it doesn’t feel harsh. Fruity esters. Like a sessionable barleywine.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
boozedude (2001) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - DEC 21, 2014
bottle shared with hakes and turbo....dark pour with hints of raisen and plumb, nice malty well balancd , very good for its style

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
jbuskirk (486) - Holdrege, Nebraska, USA - DEC 20, 2014
Westmalle Dubbel’s aging and complexity really do bring out the goods. With its sediment, brown body, and slightly rocky head, this ale is attractive in the way that only Abbey Ales can pull off. Aroma gives you an idea of the awesomeness to come. Banana, plum, and champagne-like yeast brightness. Flavor has the aforementioned fruits with apple and grape, as well. There’s also a candy-like sweetness and subtle hop tones. Carbonation is just right - not too lively, not flat. Fruity, nuanced, and dry, Westmalle Dubbel is everything you’d want/expect from a Belgian export.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
zapabeer (17) - BRAZIL - DEC 20, 2014
Coloração castanho com espuma clara. Aroma frutado, doce, típico de dubbel. Sabor também característico adocicado mas ao mesmo tempo frutado e alcoolico. Gostei

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mario_giri (61) - SWITZERLAND - DEC 20, 2014
Au Trappiste, Bern. Dunkles atrappiste mit ebensochem Schaum. Angenehn würziges, vollmundiges und komplexes Bier. Gut.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
HuskerTan (575) - Holdrege, Nebraska, USA - DEC 19, 2014
Bottle. A- Ripe dark fruits, bananas, subtle spice, caramel, champagne. A- Brown color, cloudy liquid, tan head. T- Dark fruits, plum, banana, subtle spice, caramel. P- Medium body, average texture, high carbonation, soft effervescent finish. O- Didn’t live up to the hype for me but a solid beer. Lots of dark fruit flavors and aromas and not overpowering. A little high on the carbonation, and almost felt like drinking soda at times although as it warmed this settled down.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
fombe89 (82) - Asturias, SPAIN - DEC 19, 2014
Botella. @la taberna de hank....................................... Luanco 18/12/2014

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