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Massively big and delicious, QUAD is an elegant and dark ale. Rich with complexity and flavor, try savoring it after a long day or during a fine dinner. You also might enjoy it as an aperitif or as an accompaniment to a dessert, but QUAD stands alone quite well. We recommend enjoying QUAD in a brandy snifter or wineglass so you can drink in the aroma of this fine elixir.


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Gromis (18) - , Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 25, 2013
This one pours a dark amber color with very little carbonation. Nice malt taste with no bitter hops. Very nice. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
bkurtz (861) - PERU - DEC 25, 2013
Poured a clear brown with little head. Decent fig aromas, but the taste is not like any Belgian quad I have had before and very disappointing.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
callmemickey (2971) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 18, 2013
Rust colored brown body, thin off-white, minimal lacing. Figs, raisins, prunes, caramel, and brown sugar. Medium to full bodied, mellow carbonation, light sweetness, nice heat, solid.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Chudwick (2182) - Cincyucky, Kentucky, USA - NOV 26, 2013
12oz bottle (11.8% ABV per bottle) - pours deep amber with little beige head. Nose is earthy, fruity, and nutmeg. very sweet and boozy. I’d liken this to an imperial herb/spice/vegetable brew. Definitely festive, but not what I would call a quad.

3.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
troupos40 (67) - New Jersey, USA - NOV 14, 2013
Poured darkish copper, slight head, aromas of sweet fruit, bananas, and Clive, tastes the same, very sweet. Crisp finish, not bitter at all. This one sneaks up on you in a good way, definitely a sipper.

3.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
warhawk91 (302) - Newington, Connecticut, USA - NOV 4, 2013
12 oz. bottle from November 2012. Pour is a slightly hazy rust color with barely any head or lacing. Smell is inviting, banana, clove, plum, raisin, molasses, spice and yeast. Virtually no alcohol on the nose. Taste is complex, you get the caramel and plum along with notes of banana and clove, very sweet. Takes on some sherry characteristics and has a warm boozy feel throughout. Mouthfeel is dense, carbonation a bit low for me. Overall some nice flavors, cant tell if it changed much being in the cellar for 9 months. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
charule (1213) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 3, 2013
Bottle at Voodoo bottleshare. Reddish orange light head. Sweet fruity aroma. Tangy drying sweet alcohol taste. Nice.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JStax (3176) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - SEP 20, 2013
12 ounce bottle poured into a brandy snifter. Pours a hazy copper with some soapy, beige bubbles. Aromas of dark fruits, candy, and alcohol. Sweet and chewy on the tongue with some burn on the back of the throat.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
williamstome (946) - Somerville, Massachusetts, USA - SEP 11, 2013
Fairly clear brown pour. Weird for a quad. Aroma of apricot, peach, and other fruits. Flavor of alcohol, dark fruits and nutty malts. Quite tasty.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
MrHangover (2664) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - AUG 19, 2013
Bottle. Pours a murky, rusty copper colored beer with a very thin, off white head on top. Aroma of malts, caramel, overripe red fruits and slight boozy note. Flavor has loads of alcoholic sweetness when the beer is still cold, but when it warms up it’s starts to give a lot of red fruits, caramel and overall sweetness. Alcohol is defintely present in the palate, but it suits the beer well and makes this a great sipper. Sometimes I do feel like the balance is a bit off and a bit too alcoholic. Still a very nice quad that I would happily drink again.


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