Brussels Beer Project Alpha

 
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Brussels Beer Project
Formerly brewed at Brouwerij Anders!

Style: Belgian Ale
Bruxelles, Belgium

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RATINGS: 10   MEAN: 3.47/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Brewed with Smaragd hop, coriander and orange peel.

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3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Kr1zz (428) - BELGIUM - AUG 11, 2014
Bottle from Best beers from Belgium website. Fruity and malty aroma. Bitter with a sweet touch of orange zeste. Dry bitter aftertaste.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Jerre (3272) - Waregem, BELGIUM - AUG 1, 2014
Thx to Lambikstoempers. taste with William @ home spring 2014. Bit hazy darkgolden color, with off white head. aroma: fruits, grainy malts, sweet. Medium body. Taste: sweet, malts, fruits, hops. ,

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
tderoeck (9041) - Gent, BELGIUM - NOV 27, 2013
31/X/13 - 33cl bottle from De Hopduvel (Gent) @ home - BB: 28/X/14 (2013-1017)

Clear deep orange to amber beer, aery off-white head, pretty stable, bit adhesive. Aroma: honey, ripe to overripe fruits, funky (is it bretta?), orange peel. MF: lots of carbon, medium body. Taste: if I ever tasted an Orval clone! Eat this, Mikkeller! Bit funky, somewhat fruity, orange peel, pretty bitter hops. Aftertaste: bretta, though probably artificially bread, bitter adn dry hops, lots of citrus, some grapefruit. Lovely beer! For me, this is the winner of the series.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ShivanDragon (3789) - Leeuwarden, NETHERLANDS - OCT 22, 2013
@Gent, de Hopduvel, mooie witte kraag Aroma: graan, koriander, licht zuurtje, spelt Smaken: granig(spelt), licht zuurtje, koriander, zoetig, hoog co2, moutig, koriander, lekker hoppig, goede smsken

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
sdmmb (1801) - BELGIUM - OCT 17, 2013
Lovely hoppy spicy beer. Drunk from .33 l bottle bought from Malting Pot in Brussels. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
poech73 (384) - Braine, BELGIUM - SEP 20, 2013
Bouteille de [email protected] Bire ambre la robe rousse et au col moyen. Cest le bouquet dpices qui pique au nez : coriandre et zeste dorange, puis la levure et une amertume florale. En bouche lamertume est prononce et mise en concurrence avec le bouquet dpice qui en devient presque agressif si on laisse pas la bire souvrir. Ensuite, cest le malt et le sucre qui adoucissent ce festival de saveurs. Le palais est sec. La finale est lgrement amre et doucereuse. Donc une bire mal quilibre qui laisse une drle de lourdeur mais avec une belle longueur d cet assemblage malts, houblons levure.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
PriorL (3068) - Gent, BELGIUM - SEP 9, 2013
33cl bottle at home, shared with Mathieu87. APPEARANCE: dark blond beer, small stable off white head. NOSE: grains, bananas, German like. TASTE: grains, bubblegum, westvleteren like weird aftertaste, still cant really say what it is... Nothing special here

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
77ships (8968) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - AUG 19, 2013
33 cl. bottle @ home. Procured from De Hopduvel. BBF 28/10/2014. Brett, spelt malts, coriander, orange peel and Smaragd hops are listed amongst the statistics and ingredients. Very murky brownish fruity amber, very high carb. ~ insta-gone head. Sticky dark fruits syrup in the nose, prune jam, light dark bread, quite hoppy, fruity hops, light bread. Taste is big prune jam (interesting), other grains (spelt I suppose), dark bread, ripe dark fruits, light musty sweet red grapes, even touch ripe dark berries, definite brett presence, sweetish with brown sugar and syrup but also some hops. Very high carb. & murky body. Messy but I am a big sucker for beers like this. Bit puzzled as to why they did the competition if they released all 4 beers.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BoBoChamp (5755) - Gent, BELGIUM - AUG 2, 2013
33cl, new exclusive brew Anno 2013, with spelt and Brettanomyces, from De Hopduvel Gent, complex brew, malty/woody and slightly bitter/fruity, balanced, cloudy, rocky head, nice brew

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sebletitje (9706) - Enghien, BELGIUM - JUN 27, 2013
Bouteille 33cl @ Dlices et Caprices, sance dgustation. BB 28/10/2014. Orange-ambre lger, col blanc pais. Arme prsente les caractristiques type belge dans la levure tirant sur des esters fruits. Note orange, pelure avec ce bouquet typique de blanche mais ici plus centre sur les malts. Palais reste assez douce avec encore ce ct ester fruit, pointe dpice. Lajout de brett est trs discret et dveloppe malheureusement trs peu le caractre des bretts. Fini sec avec des notes malts ples. Ok, mais reste typique de nombreuses belges. Lide de brett tait intressante surtout pour un projet qui se veut novateur, mais ici, le tout reste trop dans lombre.


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