eboats (1082) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - JUN 28, 2008
Bottled. Pours a deep vibrant orange with a white head. Aroma is sweet belgian yeast with some fairly strong alcohol notes. Flavor is sweet dark fruits with belgian yeast. Smooth and fruity with a warming finish. Pinball (12188) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 27, 2008
fruits in the aroma. clear orange with huge fine head. fruits and herbs , honey. great sweet taste. alc. well hidden. palate supergreat - mathces the taste. CH-303 (2291) - Fribourg, SWITZERLAND - JUN 27, 2008
Appearance: Orangy brown. Sunburnt orange. Quite a lot of head, shortlived.
Aroma: Very fruity. Orange.
Taste: Pretty fruity, bitter, but not too much. Orange, fizzy, fresh.
Info: 330ml bottle, 12/5-2006, 64/500 spagyetti (68) - Puyallup, Washington, USA - JUN 27, 2008
Bottle. A quad to rap your head around. A very smooth talker indeed. High octane and full of life, this quadruple will succeed with age. Crosling (1864) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JUN 24, 2008
Orange color with a small foam. Aroma shows a touch of bubble gum and light fruits. Powerful flavors of raisins, rum soaked dark fruits, honey, doughy, pastry-like malts, with lots of belgian character. Very boozy, but well balaced and fairly complex. Hmm, nice tasting, but the aroma and appearence leave a lot to be desired. This is a fresh batch and not my favorite. The last batch I sold (which I have several bottles aging) was amazing. This is a nice beer, but not a batch I’ll be collecting.
EHSRanders (2076) - Tjele, DENMARK - JUN 24, 2008
Bottle. Hazy amber colour with medium creamy off-white mostly lasting head. Fruity aroma with yeasty notes. Sweet fruity flavor. trevor211 (1681) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JUN 23, 2008
UPDATED: AUG 29, 2008 On tap at Brouwer’s. Dark reddish brown color with a great head typical of a quad. Aroma is nearly identical to Rochefort 10 - sweet grapes, black cherries, port wine and dates, with Belgian yeast. Flavor is also similar to the Rochefort, bringing sweet malts into the aroma’s notes and accentuating the grapes. Absolutely delicious - though it doesn’t have quite the same fullness that the Rochefort has. Still, a wonderful beer, and a testament to the trappist breweries. dalepryor (305) - Paducah, Kentucky, USA - JUN 23, 2008
Dark orange red pour with 2 finger beige head, Aroma is sweet candy fruits, flavor comes
across with cherries and cinnamon, there are a lot of spices here that i can’t pinpoint.
very interesting quadrupel it is a lot lighter than some others out there but still packs in
amazing flavor. TheGrandMaster (2335) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - JUN 23, 2008
Bottle (in NZ), pours a clear and amber-tinged brown with a large white head. A nutty malt aroma with stone fruit in the alcohol. Full mouthfeel, and quite carbonated, a slightly buttery palate, but the alcohol quickly overcomes this. The malt is slightly nutty for me again, but with an earthiness. Through the finish the fruitier side becomes stronger, stone fruits again with a touch of spice. Embrouille (2854) - SWITZERLAND - JUN 19, 2008
Bottled 33cl. It pours a beautiful hazy amber-ruby beer with a beige head. The nose is of cherry, banana, coriander, glue, figs and berries. Buttery and malty. Figs, coconut, banana, butter, plums and dates in the taste. Decent lacing. Strongly malty. Lots of alcohol showing up. Grassy finish with coconut appearing.