The Black Turtle Belgian Abbey

Brewed by The Black Turtle
Kukujevci, Serbia
8% Belgian Ale | 4 Ratings | Special Release |
BELGIJSKO MANASTIRSKO PIVO - Amber Abbey

Serbian: Kao što mu ime govori, pivo vodi poreklo iz Belgije, a prvi su ga proizvodil opati malih belgijskih manastira početkom XV veka. Proizvodeno isključivo od najkvalitetnijeg uvoznog ječma, snažno i aromatično, boje ćilibara sa povišenim procentom alkohola - do 8%.

English (translation): As its name implies, the beer (style) originated in Belgium, and it was the first produced by the friars of small Belgian monasteries at the beginning of the early fifteenth century. Produced exclusively from the finest imported barley, strong and aromatic, amber in color, with an elevated percentage of alcohol - up to 8%.

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Beer Rating Assistance


Aroma is one of beer's most complex features. Aroma is propelled by lively CO2 and dampened by pillowy heads - especially nitrogen foam.

Malt
caramel bread hay cereal chocolate coffee nuts toast roasty

Hops
resin floral grass spruce citrus herbs

Yeast/Bacteria
dough barnyard cheese basement aromas leather earthy leaves

Other
alcohol banana bubblegum butterscotch clove cooked vegetables cough drop ginger licorice raisin rotten eggs soy sauce skunky smoke vanilla woody
Appearance is how a beer appeals to the eye and includes notes on color, the liquid's visual texture and the head -- the beer's foam top.

Color
pale golden amber orange red brown black

Liquid
clear hazy cloudy sparkling

Head
rocky frothy minimal white tan brown
Taste is what can be appreciated with the tongue. It's easy to mistake aromas for tastes -- the tongue only senses sweet, bitter, sour, salt and umami.

Sweet
light medium heavy

Bitter
light medium heavy

Sour
light medium heavy

Other
salty umami
The palate includes touch sensations on the lips, tongue, gums and roof of the mouth.

Body
light medium full

Texture
thin oily creamy sticky slick thick

Carbonation
fizzy lively average soft flat

Finish
astringent bitter abrupt long

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