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38
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Brewed by Hornbeer
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Kirke Hyllinge, Denmark

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RATINGS: 139   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.18/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 264   ABV: 8.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Danish: Denne l er opstet som et nske om at brygge en rigtig klosterl. Det er en sdlig l med udprget smag af karamel og malt. Farven er mrk i retning af kastanjebrun. Vi har selv lavet kandis, og den er brugt i rigt ml. Vi har brugt gr som anvendes i belgisk trappistl. llet har lagret lngere end normalt, inden vi har fyldt det p flasker. l af denne type vinder yderligere ved at blive lagret lnge p flaske. Prv at kbe et par stykker ekstra og gem dem et par r i et mrkt skab eller i en klder.

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2.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
DraftDodger (1225) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - OCT 7, 2016
Copenhagen 7/10 2016. 50 cl bottle from Meny. Happy Monk on stilts on the label. Pours hazy amber with small white head. Settles as thin patches of foam. Aroma is intensely sugary sweet with raisins, cookies, Belgian yeast, butterscotch and alcohol. Light carbonation and surprisingly thin palate. Flavor is very much on the sweet side. Close to being too much. Almost no bitterness. Sugary aftertaste. I would not fancy the life of a Monk if I had to quench my taste in beer as sugary as this. But then again I would be plastered so quickly that I would hardly notice it.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Gehbe (307) - Vilnius, LITHUANIA - SEP 17, 2016
UPDATED: SEP 20, 2016 Pours cloudy deep amber, hardly any head. Nose of caramel, diacetyl, DMS, malt, toffee. Taste is medium sweet with light sourness and even lighter bitterness. Medium carbonation and body. Meh...

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
alex_leit (3060) - Minsk, BELARUS - JUL 4, 2016
Bottle. Amber-brown color, creamy foam. Aroma: sour, candy, lactic acid and sweetness. Taste: sour, candy, wine. Something is wrong.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Nordcore (1365) - Lyngen alps, NORWAY - JUL 2, 2016
Bottle 50 cl. Orange, hazy with minimal offwhite head. Aroma of malt, caramel, yeast and fruits. Medium sweet, light bitter with a warm fruit and yeast end.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AnG_BrgNor (600) - Bergen, NORWAY - JUN 21, 2016
Bottle. Aroma of fruit, malt and caramel. Taste is yeast, malt, fruit, alcohol and caramel. A nice Belgian strong ale. medium to full body.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
KoNrRiI (1319) - rhus, DENMARK - JAN 29, 2016
0.5 bottle. Dark crimson color and a huge, creamy, white head. Aroma of alcohol, pale malts, caramel, some fruits. Taste is malty, caramel, sweet, a tad sour in a fruity way. A medium body, a creamy texture, and a flat carbonation. Finish is medium long and leans towards the sour side of an apple. Overall not a bad beer although it does not resemble a Belgian ale too much.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
mateuszk (2426) - Poznań, POLAND - DEC 29, 2015
Bottle. Clear and golden in colour, small white head. Aroma is fruity, malty, funky. I, taste light sweet, spicy and fruity with a touch of caramel. Light sweet and funky in finish. Quite nice.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
teorn88 (7222) - Out of the EU, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 20, 2015
Backlog rating. Keg at CBC CG, London. It pours a clean golden color with medium white head. Aroma is sweet belgian yeast, fruit notes, light caramel. Taste has light booze, more yeast, light spice and toffee. Medium bodied with good carbonation. Overall, decent belgian, not much funk really

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
HogTownHarry (6380) - Toronto (Harbourfront), Ontario, CANADA - SEP 2, 2015
September 17, 2014 - at Craft Clerkenwell; keg. Damn it, minimal and slightly garbled notes - too busy bantering with my brother-in-law! Pours gold, average lasting off-white head. Aroma - and taste - a standard Belgian golden - definite alcohol presence, tons of yeast, quite sweet and fruity, a little funky/tart in the taste - nice enough. Strong carbonation, finishes sweet and almost apple-y - a little too sweet for my tastes, but not bad.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
SuperTiti33 (859) - Aylmer, Quebec, CANADA - APR 25, 2015
Brune rougeâtre. Brett, que oui. Levure. Très fruité. Pomme. Baie. Fruit sec. Bleuet. Canneberge. Sucré caramel. Un peu boisé. Florale. Noix. Malt caramel. Finale légèrement aigre et sucré. Excellente.


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