Brewed by Brouwerij Palm
Style: Belgian Ale
Londerzeel, Belgium


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RATINGS: 1061   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.84/5   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
PALM Ale has long been one of Europe’s top-selling specialty beers. Made with English hops, French Barley, and Belgian yeast, PALM represents the best of European beer-making traditions. It’s the roasted Champagne Malt which gives PALM its amber color, but without being heavy. Also available bottle-conditioned as Palm Hergist.
Sold as Palm outside of Europe.

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Dacrza's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dacrza (981) - Great Meadows, New Jersey, USA - NOV 16, 2013
DATE TASTED: November 16, 2013... GLASSWARE: Ommegang stem... OCCASION: celebrating the unseasonably warm afternoon of football, Christmas lights and fun with my sons... APPEARANCE: opaque, deep golden amber body with a soft, foamy thin white head that rings uniformly; lacing is cirrus cloud and ocean crest... AROMA: aromatic, fruity--sour apple and tart candy... PALATE: light, fizzy as cider; possesses some staying power in the mouth, but rather dry like champagne...TASTE: mildly tart and pleasantly crisp with little exchange of flavor in the exhale; an underlying hint of lager malts, but inevitably this is a clean basket of fruit with enough hops to hint at an ale...OVERALL: This has to be one of those handful of brews I have passed numerous times, always intending to try and never quite trying; its inclusion in the "Great Beers of Belgium" forced my hand, and I am pleased to find it a serviceable, light, cheaper version of Unibroue’s wonderful Ephemere (which announces its apple right up front); a single notch below the Estaminet pilsner in the sample, and two below the Rodenbach--but beer drinking isn’t really a competition, right?...

alexsdad06 (10434) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUL 16, 2017
Bottle sample from backlog notes. Pours a clear golden color with a small off white head. The aroma and flavor have corn, cereal, skunk, yeast, some sweetness, a light metallic note, not very good.

DWestrick (758) - Ft Wayne, Indiana, USA - JUL 3, 2017
bottle. pretty sure mine was past expiration. not awful, but very basic overall.

WarMan04 (320) - Bydgoszcz, POLAND - JUN 12, 2017
Pours dark golden with a small white head. Aroma of malts, grains and some esters. Taste is rather sweet with a light bitter finish. Then, fruity and caramel notes. Medium body, high carbonation. Decent.

ardeo (427) - Flémalle, BELGIUM - JUN 9, 2017
Can33. Belle couleur orange/ambrée. Mousse blanche stable à 0.5 cm. Nez : fruits (abricot, cerise, agrumes), caramel, candi. Bouche : fraîche, maltée, fruitée/sucre, un peu d’épices. Peu de complexité, peu d’amertume mais pas mauvaise tout de même.

Luneylane (193) - Taipei City, TAIWAN - MAY 24, 2017
A bottle from Beers of Belgium drunk at Dad’s place while home on leave. Aroma: fruit, strawberries, iron. Appearance: clear golden-amber, minimal head. Palate: light-bodied, rather thin, average carbonation, some bitterness in the finish. Taste: medium-sweet and bitter, mixed. Respectable beer.

MetalMurphy (717) - Budapest, HUNGARY - MAY 7, 2017
tap @ belgian pub (krakkow) amber colour, medium body, average carbonated, fizzy, hoppy, yeasty, weird taste, I didn’t liked it

floydslip (401) - Washington DC, USA - MAY 5, 2017
Amber beer with a thin foamy bright white head. Nose of light caramel, unbaked dough, and wet cardboard. Flavor is semi-sweet with caramel malt, almonds, and buttered toast finished with a mild bitterness. Decent beer.

SeniorZozo (1862) - Budapest, HUNGARY - APR 10, 2017
@ Brussels, Belgium Beer Trip.

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ZodiacM (1190) - NETHERLANDS - APR 10, 2017
LCI. Uit de fles geschonken. Smaakvol pils, wat donkerder, iets meer mout in de smaak

markoijelena (3122) - Belgrade / Amsterdam, SERBIA - APR 6, 2017
Draft 0.25l at Bourboon Street Amsterdam, The Netherlands. 07.04.2017. I can’t believe I didn’t rate it this before. Anyway Pour it clear amber color woth medium white head. Aroma lighty funky note almost nothing. Taste funky, soapy, littlr bit oddish, sweet sourish, funky, corny.hm. light body, slick feel, average carbonation.

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