RATINGS: 44   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.01/5   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
A delicious Belgian Strong Ale made with belgian yeast and brewing sugar.

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
la1965 (36) - Los Angeles, California, USA - JAN 11, 2008
Amber a tad misty dried fruit characteristics nice and carbonated, pretty strong

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
slowrunner77 (11289) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 14, 2014
"aroma is of fruits and heavy malt, with a little yeasty zing for good measure, and alcohol. a touch too much alcohol for only 8%, but manages to be light and fruity and heavy at the same time. That goes for the flavor too. Id have rated the flavor higher if it wasnt quite so sweet and the alcohol was not as evident. It is a pretty smooth beer, though, and of juuuuuuust high enough quality and complexity for me to be curious about Angel Citys other beers. 8 months later...not so curious. oh well."

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
IrishBoy (4165) - Bakersfield, California, USA - MAY 26, 2010
Bomber from a small liqour store in La Jolla. Nose is lightly funky with some slight yeast and sugary aromas. Cloudy amber with a medium beige head. Flavor is funky and tart with some brown sugar. No date markings but glass had 04 08 at the bottom.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bikesandbeers (547) - san diego, California, USA - MAY 20, 2010
On tap at The Lab (usc). poured a like light ice tea, very cold with no head. aroma of sweet malt and sugar. flavor was sweet without much complexity. As the beer warmed i hoped to get more but all it got was a little bit more sticky. The 8% did the trick, but I wouldnt drink this again.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
SDalkoholic (2371) - Linda Vista, California, USA - JAN 30, 2010
Bottle from Bevmo: Created a thick fluffy topping of head and liquid is a medium brown color that both glows and shows sign of heavy sediment floating around. In the nose, there is a stale Belgian abbey ale smell as if this had made the long trip from Belgium and has been sitting a long life on the shelf, so its not that appetizing. The flavor has gone extremely tart and flat with no real worthy flavors found other than it is tart and makes me cringe when I take a sip. This is another beer company who doesnt care about customers drinking spending their money on an old expired bottle, shame on them.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
BMan1113VR (7917) - Los Angeles, California, USA - AUG 17, 2009
UPDATED: JAN 11, 2011 Cheap Bomber. Pours with a skimp off-white head over a hazed deepish orange body that is way to light for the style. Fading head, no lace. Aroma of straw, husk, grain, honey, light banana ester, metal and leather. Taste is vegital, metallic, possibly a bit cloying and spicy. A bit of oxidation. Some candi and clove, with rotting fruit. I have heard this brewer is a very talented homebrewer, but this is not good stuff in this bottle. Maybe it was poorly kept. Thin and dry.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Barreras (1670) - Diamond Bar, California, USA - JUL 26, 2009
Pours a brown amber color. Smells of grains and high alcohol. Tastes of sweet fruits and mild sourness. Overall, a decent strong ale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fiulijn (20063) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 12, 2009
Blind tasting at Papss
Cloudy red-amber color. Mild aroma, some wood, plumcake, late lemon and vegetables. Sweet and sour flavor, with light fruits, quite confusing, even if not bad.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (47142) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUL 12, 2009
Bottle 65cl. @ Papsoes blindtasting. [ Bottle #40. ]
Clear medium to dark amber color with a small to average, frothy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate to heavy vitage malt, berry - fruity, overriped friut, woody. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and light to moderate acidic with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20090612]

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (36207) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JUN 24, 2009
Bottled. A hazy amber beer with a lazing white head. The aroma is oxidized combined with notes of malt and fruit. The flavor is slightly acidic with notes of malt and fruit, leading to a lightly tart finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Theis (15152) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUN 15, 2009
#40 - Amerikaner Blind-Smagning 12-Jun-2009 hos Papsoe. Bottle. Cloudy red/amber - white head. Barries, fruity, pineapples, sharpness, sourness, high sourness, tart, fruity, wheaty, yeasty.

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