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Rigor Mortis ABT - Brasserie Dieu Du Ciel

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BA SCORE
89
very good

550 Ratings
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Ratings: 550
Reviews: 321
rAvg: 3.95
pDev: 10.89%
Wants: 45
Gots: 62 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Brasserie Dieu Du Ciel visit their website
Quebec, Canada

Style | ABV
Quadrupel (Quad) |  10.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Rastacouere on 02-06-2004)
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Ozzylizard

Pennsylvania

3.33/5  rDev -15.7%

$ 5.99/11.5 oz bottle at Vintage Estates, Boardman, OH
Bottle dated 1 4 at 40 degrees into chalice
Weak aroma of malt and yeast phenolics
Head small (1 cm), light brown, fizzy, rapidly diminishing to partial 1 mm ring
Lacing none
Body medium brown, cloudy
Flavor of dates and figs, possibly some raisins as well; no hops, no alcohol, no diacetyl
Palate full, creamy, lively carbonation

Although totally lacking a head and lacing and being only medium brown, in other characteristics this resembles a quad. The alcohol, while not noticeable in the flavor, makes itself evident in the following stomach burn. Pretty weak overall, this may be a good gateway beer for someone afraid of quads.

08-01-2014 22:19:46 | More by Ozzylizard
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4.75/5  rDev +20.3%

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4/5  rDev +1.3%

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4.5/5  rDev +13.9%

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4.25/5  rDev +7.6%

07-26-2014 02:39:45 | More by DrBier
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Quebec (Canada)

3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

07-26-2014 02:25:20 | More by Socialiste
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New Hampshire

4.75/5  rDev +20.3%

07-22-2014 00:52:40 | More by d_brommer_nh
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Alberta (Canada)

4/5  rDev +1.3%

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New Hampshire

4.75/5  rDev +20.3%

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South Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +7.6%

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Arizona

4.25/5  rDev +7.6%

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Arizona

4.75/5  rDev +20.3%

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New York

4.75/5  rDev +20.3%

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Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

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Kendo

New York

3.96/5  rDev +0.3%

I have no idea how old this bottle is - the notches on the numbers on the side of the bottle seem to line up with a 1 and a 0; could that possibly mean this is from 2010? I've had it in my DBF in the cellar for awhile, but I wouldn't have guessed any more than a year. . . .

A: Poured from the bottle into a Piraat tulip/snifter-type glass. The body is the color of iced tea - murky or hazy iced tea - but when backlit it's more mahogany or even ruby. Small thin khaki-colored head on top disappears immediately. No real lacing other than some short-lived "legs" after each sip.

S: Brown bread, brown sugar and spiced apples - think those mulling spices you put in cider. Also a touch of alcohol is noted.

T: Similar to the nose, I get apple pie-type flavors: overripe apples, brown sugar and some spices (cinnamon, maybe cardamom). Some bread dough too. Alcohol is fairly well hidden on the palate, but shows up as a drying element in the aftertaste; heat is felt in the belly right away.

M: It's low in carbonation and a little watery for such a "big" style (and given the high ABV).

O: Good but not great.

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Saskatchewan (Canada)

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Ohio

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Maryland

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Indiana

3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

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Indiana

3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

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California

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Rigor Mortis ABT from Brasserie Dieu Du Ciel
89 out of 100 based on 550 ratings.