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RATINGS: 756   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.56   EST. CALORIES: 357   ABV: 11.9%
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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.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
closey22 (892) - Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, USA - JUN 5, 2013
Amber with no head; sweet aroma notes of caramel and alcohol; Flava is blend of sweet sugary malt and hop spice and alcohol acidity; feels rich and thick but not sticky and some fizz; finishes long and semi dry with some hoppy and alcohol warmth in the throat

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jbaker67 (23) - Ephrata, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 26, 2013
Clear copper pour fruity belgian yeast bananas aroma thin off white head tastes malty and belgian fruity yeast with a little pepper banana and a malty dry little abv in finish

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Nekronos (3633) - Xalapa, MEXICO - MAY 25, 2013
Quite good too. Very tasty and nice aroma. Some features of Belgian origin were there too.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
jmalecki05 (23) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 18, 2013
Bottle - light pour. Deep ruby red color. One finger head of dark ivory appearance. Light carbonation. Intense aroma, particularly upon the pour. Dark fruit, light malt, and some alcohol on the nose, but to be expected for a 11.8% abv. Also sour cherry on the nose, particularly upon the pour. Way too watery and light on the palate for a quad, or any ale for that matter. Essense of dark fruit on the tounge, but is overpowered by the alcohol. Finish lingers with an enjoyable combination of raisin and cherry, again with alcohol presense. Overall, very disappointed with Weyerbacher on this one, especially after enjoying many of their other brews. Wouldja - No!

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gizmo_ber (157) - - MAY 1, 2013
This one is almost overly malty, iím not getting a whole lot of hop notes, more of malt and alcohol profile. Itís alright, but just a bit too much like a sweetened alcohol than a beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sarlacc83 (747) - Oregon, USA - APR 28, 2013
12oz bottle from Baker. Thanks! A: Plum colored body with a quarter inch fizz. Bubbles are cascading through the top. Leaves noticeable legs on the glass. N: Lots of malt and prune and raisin. very bready. A hint of leather and tobacco. T: Bitter at the beginning with the bread and sweetness at the end. Has a bit of a twang. Isnít as much of a meal as it might be. M: Sturdy and coating. not as thick or creamy as the highlights of the style. Doesnít have any sting of alcohol. O: A solid stab at the style and something Iíd drink again, but I wouldnít kill for it again, either.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
sonnycheeba (3560) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - APR 9, 2013
Bottle. Pours dark amber/copper with a trace of thin white head. Aroma is caramel, yeast, cherries, figs, raisins, floral hops, and sweetbread. Flavor is sweet malts forward with supporting floral notes, yeast, nuts, and dark fruit esters; sweet finish. Medium/full body and low carbonation.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
snoworsummer (2147) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - APR 9, 2013
From a bottle. Pours cloudy reddish brown. Almost no head. Very smooth. Medium body. Very low carbonation. Smells sweet, hints of whiskey barrels. Tastes delicious, light hints of plum, raisin, apple, chocolate, caramel. Way too easy to drink.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
drsordr (1060) - Loveland, Ohio, USA - APR 4, 2013
Bottle pour clear copper. Nose of Belgian esters, banana, fruit, and clove. Initial taste of the same with significant sweetness, mild biscuit, and heat from the alcohol. Thick syrupy mouthfeel.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Niko100 (2007) - Illinois, USA - APR 3, 2013
Hazy amber/cider color; Medium slightly creamy body; Aroma of sweet malt, some yeast, dark fruit, & brown sugar; Flavor of sweet malt, yeast, caramel, dark fruit (notably plums), raisons, and some spice; Alcohol at the finish; Nicely balanced; Quite decent.


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