overall
84
91
style
Brewed by Red Hill Brewery
Style: Abbey Dubbel
Red Hill, VIC, Australia

bottling
unknown

on tap
unknown

distribution
unknown

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 32   MEAN: 3.52/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 249   ABV: 8.3%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A Strong Belgian Ale, deep orange in colour with a lasting creamy head, spicy hop aroma from our own Hallertau and Tettnanger hop flowers, and a complex malty finish. Brewed with almost religious fervour with extra long maturation, dry hopped in serving tanks mean this one will continue to develop till we run out. Great Gift.... Only available in December.

Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
CurlyJoe (208) - AUSTRALIA - DEC 23, 2016
UPDATED: JAN 12, 2017 Dark orange/yellow with some white head. Very bitter at the start bit mellows with Christmas fruits, like raisins and cherry.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Maris (1465) - Canberra, AUSTRALIA - DEC 11, 2016
From a 330ml bottle on 11/12/2016. Pours a light amber with a small head. The nose is light spice. Taste wise theres a bit of Christmas cake, Belgian yeast and a bit of spice. Medium bodied with average carbonation. Not bad but fails to inspire any real enthusiasm.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dervock (1210) - AUSTRALIA - FEB 13, 2016
Tap Bitter Phew - board said 8.8%, cloudy orange pour. aroma sweet malt, caramel and fruit. Taste was sweet and boozy up front with a long lingering finish. Palate was smooth and creamy.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
KeefOz (1785) - Tarragindi, AUSTRALIA - DEC 20, 2015
Poured a translucent murky orangey amber with 5mm of off-white foam that diminished slowly to a collar that laced OK. carbonation moderate with fine to medium bubbles. Aroma strongly of mixed spices and possible pepper with hints of caramel; no obvious alcohol. Taste of mixed spices with hints of sweet malt; alcohol well hidden. Medium body. A nice warming winter ale.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
vanvenlo (1842) - Glen Iris, AUSTRALIA - DEC 23, 2014
East of Everything ontap(23-Dec-2014)Big veg floral aroma.Dark amber,ok head&suds lace.Veg sweet berry candy spice flavour.Spirit berry herb finish&candy spice aftertaste.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Koelschtrinker (19438) - Kln (Cologne), GERMANY - AUG 20, 2014
Gewrziger Antrunk, deutlich zu s. Mittelstarke Karbonisierung, etwas Honig. Klebrig, minimal bitter...8/8/7/9/7/9

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Danev76 (505) - AUSTRALIA - AUG 12, 2014
Very floral and fruity aroma. Cloudy brown colour with good head. Strong alcoholic flavour with hop finish. Medium body and carbonation.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
AndySnow (7409) - Huddinge, SWEDEN - JUN 3, 2014
How: Bottle.
Where: Tasting at omhper 20140516.
Appearance: Hazy light brown colour with a small white head.
Aroma: Citrus, spices, fruit, caramel.
Body: Medium body and carbonation.
Flavour: Spices, malt, caramel.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
omhper (24627) - Tyres, SWEDEN - MAY 16, 2014
Bottled. Hazy amber, small head. Fruity caramelly nose. M7d sweet, medium body, rounded mouthfeel. Sweet caramel, grass, notes of lingonberry. Mid bitter finish. Mildly warming.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Niksko (616) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - DEC 24, 2013
Pours a burnt orange with a little fine off white head. Nose is very Belgian in character. Some orange blossom, clove and honey. Flavor is some orange, toffee, caramel, and a slightly sweet, spicy finish. Medium body with low carbonation. Not bad.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4
Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5