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RATINGS: 47   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42/5   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Comforting aromas of chocolate malt and dark toffee, with a hint of banana and stone fruits. A dark abbey style ale with a subtle rich maltiness and a dry, spicy finish. *** 2012 NABA Silver Medal Winner. Availability: Bottles and Draft

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3.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hanuta06 (457) - Washington, USA - APR 21, 2013
Serving: from bottle--purchased at Sound Brewery. Aroma: moderate apple aroma. Appearance: very small, light-brown, initial head that disappeared in seconds. Fully diminishing longevity and fair lacing. Hazy, dark-orange body. Taste: moderately sweet, cherry-like initial flavor, and moderately sour finish with average duration. Palate: medium bodied with oily texture and soft carbonation. Overall: good.


4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
DomD (278) - Halifax, Nova Scotia, CANADA - OCT 23, 2016
Draft. Aroma of sweet candy. Pours a clear reddish brown with tan head. Has a medium sweet taste. Full bodied and smooth. Excellent Dubbel.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
snoworsummer (4980) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - SEP 7, 2016
Draft at the brewery. Pours clear reddish copper with a fizzy beige head. Tastes like dried fruits, candied malt, earth, and wood. Light body and low carbonation. Smells like dried fruits, candied malt, earth, wood, and banana.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Alphadelic (2180) - Portland, Oregon, USA - SEP 3, 2016
A rich, deep caramel/fudge nose. In the mouth it has a well-judged carbonation, its dry with a sticky fruit flavor, a bit more of that fudge. If there is a fault its definitely in the body, which is a touch thin. The beer is good but comes off a little shallow compared to its truly Belgian counterparts.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bu11zeye (12849) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - AUG 13, 2016
(22oz bottle) Pours a clear amber body with a medium cream head. Aroma of caramel, raisins, banana, and clove. Flavor of caramel, earth, yeast, grass, and banana with a moderately dry finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Reid (2366) - Salem, Oregon, USA - DEC 11, 2015
22 oz bottle from Lifesource Natural Grocer. $7.99 Darker brown ale with a thick and tight bubbled creamy head. Aroma Mildly phenolic and slight pepper..earthy, some blackberry..OK Taste similar to the aroma..sweeter cocoa finish. OK mouth feel could use more carbonation. Nice beer but not a great dubbel

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Capa (2861) - Kitsap, Washington, USA - DEC 3, 2015
A small fizzy head on this dark brew. I really couldnt get in this one. It seemed like quite a mess. It had some classic dubbel traits but none of them were I concert with each other. They were very disorganized. An unpleasant earthy note throughout. Not something Ill be having again.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bulldogops (2321) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - NOV 21, 2015
Rating #1329 -16.11.2014 Bottle from CBI Dark brown/amber colour with a tan head. Aroma is soft fruits, ripened berry. sweet malts. Taste is light, grainy and sweet fruits. Quite pleasantly spiced and extremely smooth on the finish. Dark, strong bodied, and quite nice.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DuffMan (9645) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 23, 2015
Bottle, shared at game night. Dark brown, copper highlights, tan head. Estery fruity caramel, lightly spicy.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
biirusaikou (2585) - - JUN 29, 2015
Draught at Beer Wars. Roasty malt, dark cherry, dried fruit and toffee, light sour edge, dry yeast finish. Interesting take on a Dubbel but a bit heavy and unbalanced, tough to down a full pint.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
IndianaRed (3989) - Boise, Idaho, USA - NOV 24, 2014
On Tap at the Poulsbo tasting roomClear caramel color. Nice Belgian flavors and rich maltiness. A littel bitter at the end


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