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RATINGS: 3295   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.84/5   IBU: 36   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
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A strong, dry and spicy trappist ale. The product of a secondary fermentation lasting 5 weeks. This is a complex ale with a fruity aroma and a nice nuanced hop scent. It is soft and creamy in the mouth, with a bitter touch carried by the fruity aroma. An exceptional ale, with a great deal of finesse and elegance, and with a splendid long after taste.


4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
TheKegergator (241) - California, USA - FEB 8, 2007
Pours a dark golden color with a rediculously thick white head that lasted the whole drinking. Lacing was sick. Smell is very fruity, and floural. Taste is very fruitie, in a good way. It really blends well with the alcohol taste this brew has. As it warms the alcohol comes a little more up to the forefront. Very solid brew.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Stefano (1947) - Thisted, DENMARK - FEB 8, 2007
Cloudy, yellow-gold body with a huge white head. Fruity aroma with some spice. Flavor is very sweet, more citrus peel, ginger, pine. Lots of carbonation, like a soda. Overrated and dull.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
VikingHammer (506) - Lynnfield, Massachusetts, USA - FEB 7, 2007
Pours a murky blonde color with a white head. Picked up a lot of fruits and hops in the nose. Bitter Citrus flavors with a hint of caramel.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
zamco17 (134) - Corpus Christi, Texas, USA - FEB 6, 2007
pours a murky yellow with a medium head. graasy smell, almost can smell, the strength. a little thick on the palate. bitter and dry. better than average belgian.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
henrikb (1261) - Aarhus, DENMARK - FEB 6, 2007
Bottled 2003 - Hazy beautiful golden body with a creamy white head; Very pleasant nose with lots of hazelnuts fresh as dry; Lots of soft carbonation in soft pleasantly bitter body; Quite long bitter finish, some acid has sneaked in as well.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
eyesandsmiles (179) - Mission Viejo, California, USA - FEB 6, 2007
Not up to par as far as other trappistes go. its still tasty but lacks complexity and finish.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
slimchill (1044) - Austin, Texas, USA - FEB 5, 2007
(from notes) Bottle. Pours pale yellow with thin head. Yeasty belgian nose. Sharp and strong on the palate. Bready, sour, bitter. An okay abbey ale, but not that complex.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
charlotte (5125) - rødovre, DENMARK - FEB 5, 2007
Mild fregrence fruity tast and straw yellow colour,with small bubbels.Cremy head short finish with strong alc.

3.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
WeeHeavySD (3367) - Portland, Oregon, USA - FEB 4, 2007
Beer 3 of O’brien’s Trappist Tasting 2/3/07. Pours golden yellow and bubbly with a thin psuedo head. I don’t what was happening with my nose but I hardly could smell much of any aroma. Taste is sweet with a nice large kick, the alchol starts to come through more on the tail end.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
thebaldwizard (1205) - Ohio, USA - FEB 4, 2007
Lots of yeast and floral scents with some alcohol in the aroma. Extremely hazy golden color. The palate is very full and smooth. The taste is very yeast-dominated with malts coming through. Floral, spicey, and earthy flavors come out strong in the finish.


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