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Brewed by Westvleteren Abdij St. Sixtus
Style: Abt/Quadrupel
Westvleteren, Belgium

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RATINGS: 3227   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.44   EST. CALORIES: 306   ABV: 10.2%
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Westvleteren has the smallest output of the Trappist breweries, with only a small part of their production available outside of Belgium.


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Xebbe (90) - - OCT 31, 2014
En raritet. Svår att få tag på och mytomspunnen. Men inte så bra som alla säger. Söt doft. Egentligen en klassisk trappist. Otroligt god men inte världens bästa. Vinner på lagring. Mycket fylligare än en "färsk". ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gaultier (506) - SWEDEN - OCT 31, 2014
@ Beer tasting, Havregatan 15/8-14. Aroma: Fruity, cherries, dried fruits, plums, malt. Taste: Fruity, dried fruits, sweetness.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
eluosiren (100) - Moscow, RUSSIA - OCT 28, 2014
The beer is amazing! Starting from the bottle which is a piece of minimalistic art, towards the taste and the depth of it.

0.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
yurihegge (2) - BELGIUM - OCT 28, 2014 does not count
The most hyped but surely not the best Trappist Beer.. For me it missed out on the full body experience.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
adasko (525) - Poznan, POLAND - OCT 26, 2014
Nie jestem fanem tradycyjnych belgijskich stylów piwa, ale tego piwa nie można nie docenić. Jest świetne, bardzo gładkie i aksamitne. Bucha owocowym aromatem, daje cudowne wrażenia smakowe i odczucie w ustach. Nie jest to najlepsze piwo jakie piłem, ale zdecydowanie trzeba go spróbować.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
dalfaro86 (305) - Mexico City, MEXICO - OCT 25, 2014
Pours a cloudy brown brew with a huge beige head with good retention, aroma is moderate to heavy sweet and low bitter with dark fruits, spices, caramel, dried fruits and apple, robust bodied, smooth, great balance, flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and low bitter with a sweet finish and a long aftertaste, great beer but not te best

4.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
LordofSirius (1) - Saarland, GERMANY - OCT 25, 2014 does not count
First time I rate a beer. Just received a gift of 3 bottles, one already consumed. Just incredible! It just goes on and on and.. The flavours are so in harmony with each other, no sign of alcohol. This is such a treat.

4.6
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Marstonlad (472) - Helsinki, FINLAND - OCT 24, 2014
Bottle from Alko Arkadia, Helsinki (bought 8/2013). A dark brown color with a medium-sized, dense and very well lasting head. The aroma shows the worth of this masterpiece: it offers varied, rich fruitiness with a central theme of ripe apple, and also berries, floral notes and spices. Taste is sweet and spicy and rich and long. Long, slightly sour finish. Ripe apple and berries create a refined, wine-like impression. Full-bodied, extremely smooth palate with a low carbonation. Refined, multidimensional, potent yet somehow also very subtle, civilized - and not in any way overrated. As close to a perfect beer as possible. Peaks above other abts.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Wixie (71) - BELGIUM - OCT 24, 2014
Brown, reddish colour, large head. Strong aroma of fruits and caramel. Full body, lively carbonation. Rich taste: sweet and bitter. This beer looks amazing from the moment you pour it until the last drop, keeping a steady head until the end. The aroma is intriguing, very rich, yet subtle enough to make you want to put your nose in the glass. The palate is extraordinary: while the liquid is heavy, it still fizzles in your mouth, making it very lively. The taste is solid enough to be recognizable, yet also very rich and interesting.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
kwadroepel (5) - amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - OCT 24, 2014 does not count
Ondanks torenhoge verwachtingen positief verrast door dit biertje. Zo verfijnd, zo perfect. Mijn beste bierervaring tot dusver


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