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RATINGS: 2742   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.84   IBU: 28   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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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4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
MarcV (22) - - DEC 17, 2012
Bottle from Belgianbeershop.com. Head: beige, thick, stable, nice lacing. Color: dark red brown, very beautiful. Aroma: filled with roasted malts, chocolate, coffee, caramel. The taste is very well balanced with a fantastic full mouthfeel. Notes of caramel and banana. Very long finish. This is a fantastic trappist, almost as good as the tripel.


4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ktingleff (162) - - AUG 3, 2015
Beautiful dubbel with loads of dried and fresh fruits, caramel. It's an easy beer with an attitude, ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
tinoh (33) - Houthalen, BELGIUM - AUG 3, 2015
Voor mij een van de beste trappisten . 30 jaar geleden leren kenen en nog altijd een favoriet. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Myonlyvice (7) - - AUG 3, 2015 does not count
Dark Brown with a brownish white head. Aroma of dark fruits. Malty taste and little bitterness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
weordie (334) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - AUG 1, 2015
Pours a deep brown with a spongey, foamy head. Aroma is bananas, vanilla and some bourbon. Taste is Vanilla, whisky, red stone fruits, mainly plums.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
beerbomb65 (39) - Dunmore, County Galway, IRELAND - JUL 31, 2015
750ml bottle. Pours deep reddish brown with off-white head. Lovely fruity, malty, slightly spicy dubbel, banana and prunes with yeast and candied sugar. A nice long slightly dry warming finish, great stuff!

4.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Ivardo (101) - NORWAY - JUL 31, 2015
Converting" from old excel scoresheet. So there are no comments on this beer.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Prolitariat777 (54) - St george, Utah, USA - JUL 29, 2015
Really great example of dubble dried dark fruits, spicy yeasty cinnamon and some banana. Light tan head and good palate.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Leini (1328) - SWEDEN - JUL 27, 2015
330ml bottle @ BA Sundbyberg. Dark brown body with a low head. Dark sugars, dried dark fruits and yeast. Too much yeast imo.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Lukasmh (556) - Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 26, 2015
Bottle. Pours clear opaque amber with thick medium beige/brown head. Aroma is packed with belgian yeast, candied sugar and caramel malts. Some dark dried fruits and toast. Slight banana. Taste is sweet, yeast, banana, dried fruits, malts and toast. Well hidden alcohol and really drinkable.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Wanderings878 (53) - ITALY - JUL 26, 2015
Bottiglia. Colore marrone scuro, schiuma beige cremosa e di media persistenza. L’aroma è subito protagonista, con banana, frutta matura, malto, anche luppolo e note di cioccolato. All’assaggio, coerentemente con l’aroma, abbiamo un sapore dolce che esalta il fruttato, così come la nota di cioccolato e l’evidente presenza del tipico lievito belga (banana). Il retrogusto è leggermente amaro, con un finale secco e persistente. Birra splendida.


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