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RATINGS: 49   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62/5   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 333   ABV: 11.1%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
It was 2011 when we first released Two Tortugas Belgian Quad as our holiday ale. It was supposed to be a one-time release for the holidays, but your feedback demanded otherwise. Six batches and numerous medals later, our Belgian Quad is back in all its original glory. Two Tortugas has aromas of dark fruit and caramel, with a slight hint of bubblegum from the Belgian Abbey yeast. This beer is robust and full-bodied with rich malty flavors of toffee, plums, and dates. Drink it now or lay it down Two Tortugas journey is just getting started.

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3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bdleedahl (424) - , Saskatchewan, CANADA - APR 17, 2017
Hefty on the ingredients is clear in this one, and i mean that in a positive way. A really good american belgian. Karl strauss SD.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kevinsenn (2163) - Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 11, 2017
On tap at Karl Strauss. Banana and yeasty spice aroma. Pleasant spicy and banana taste. Dry finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mcberko (16647) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 13, 2017
On tap at Karl Strauss, pours a clear amber orange with a small white head. Aroma brings out toffee, bready malt and light Christmas spices. Flavour is bold, with lots of dark fruits, bready caramel malt, sticky toffee and spices. Not an authentic quad but its really nicely done. Very good.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
thorongil2 (2837) - , Ontario, CANADA - JAN 17, 2017
(Tap) clear, bright orange amber colour with a small beige head; aroma of lilies, jam; thick palate; balanced flavour with a long, light bitter sweet finish

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sdaniel90 (1076) - Mexico City, MEXICO - JUL 11, 2016
Bottle, 65cl. Deep reddish with a frothy to minimal head. Aromas of caramel, dried fruits, aged wood, leather, alcohol. Full bodied, moderate to fizzy carbonation. Thick and oily. Medium to heavy sweet, medium bitter. Rich fruity and malty character into a stinging, complex finish. Very well brewed and delicious.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Percy0103 (763) - MEXICO - JUL 11, 2016
Bottle, 650ml. A clear reddish beer with no head. Aroma is of alcohol, red apples, dried fruits and caramel. Taste is medium to heavy bitter and medium sweet. Robust bodied, smooth and heavy. Fizzy carbonation and a dry astrigent finish. Aftertaste of dried fruits and alcohol.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
blipp (8882) - La Mesa, California, USA - MAR 13, 2016
Draft. Pours amber with an off white head. Fruity yeasty and mild spicy yeasty base, a little bit of floral and earthy bitterness, and not a ton of residual sweetness. Solid; very drinkable.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
slowrunner77 (11487) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 27, 2014
"a surprisingly excellent holiday ale. not that KS isnt decent, but i had my odubts about a quad. on one hand, those doubts are legit. this in no way is like the traditional belgian "quads"...rochefort, bernardus...the color falls somewhere between the golden Stoic and darker belgians, and the aroma and flavor are more cinnamon and vanilla than belgian yeastiness, though some dark fruit is present too. the only beer i;ve had like this one is 21st Ammendment Monks Blood (which is pretty dang good) so i have to give this its due. not what i expected, but VERY tasty, and hides the abv about as well as any beer ive ever had."

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
brokensail (16393) - Dublin, California, USA - FEB 26, 2014
On tap @ Uncle Henrys Deli. Lightly hazed copper pour with an off-white head. Aroma is sweet raisin, plum, and banana. Lots of caramel and brown sugar notes. A bit of chocolate and toasted bread...maybe some booze. Flavor is quite sweet as well. Bit time dark fruit, brown sugar, and caramel. Chocolate syrup, toast, and bananas. Mild yeast, alcohol, and clove spiciness. Not bad.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Mora2000 (6158) - McKinney, Texas, USA - MAY 5, 2013
Red-amber with a tan head. Aroma is cherries, dark fruit, toffee and alcohol. Flavor is raisins, cherries, toffee, alcohol, bread and brown sugar. Medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation.


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