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Brewed By: Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV

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Number of Ratings: 914

Style: Belgian Strong Dark Ale

Brewed In: Trappistenweg 23, Watou, 8978, Belgium

ABV: 10%

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Tasting Notes

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lambeauleapers profile picturelambeauleapers - January 16, 2017
Is as advertised, strong (boozy) and fruity profile - December 24, 2016
12/24/16 maybe sour?
travelmad478 profile picturetravelmad478 - February 27, 2016
Ick. Very fruity and yeasty.
OcrazyS profile pictureOcrazyS - January 5, 2016
#41 very heavy
pnbllwiz profile picturepnbllwiz - January 1, 2016
Potent Xmas Ale, but has a finish that is not for me.
gracetx profile picturegracetx - December 31, 2015
Sweet nutty taste. Thick head. Not overly heavy. Very enjoyable! profile - December 26, 2015
Very nice. Smooth flavors with no bitter aftertaste. Put this on your christmas list.
xman profile picturexman - December 25, 2015
Chocolate, gingerbread, spicy Very good profile - December 8, 2015
L: dark brown; hints of haze when looking through the light; no head but a thin ring of foam around the glass perimeter S: light aroma of the typical Belgian yeast; hints of grapes; possibly other dark fruit like raisins but not very much T: grapes, raisins, typical Belgian yeast esther; not overly sweet like a Tripel; tart but not like a sour; slight alcohol presence M: light to medium body; medium carbonation O: typical Belgian ale but one of the least offensive Belgians I've had profile - October 29, 2015
Not bad. A little boozy. Spice for sure.
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