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Black Albert - De Struise Brouwers

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

1,511 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,511
Reviews: 816
rAvg: 4.25
pDev: 9.41%
Wants: 321
Gots: 362 | FT: 21
Brewed by:
De Struise Brouwers visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  13.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Originally brewed exclusively for Ebenezer's Pub in Lovell, ME.

(Beer added by: brewandbbq on 08-23-2007)
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5/5  rDev +17.6%

RobertH50, Jul 16, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev 0%

dsauter, Jul 16, 2014
Photo of jzeilinger
4.19/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

In review is a 2010 Vintage.

A - Pours pitch black with minimal carbonation, a light caramel colored lacing ring, and lots of legs when the glass is swirled, very viscous.

S - Dark chocolate cocoa malt predominantly with light cream, lightly toasted caramel, and some mild alcohol, any dark fruit is very subdued in the nose.

T - Nice complexity with layers of different things going on: bitter dark milk chocolate, cream, toasted caramel, plums, dark berries, light char, light dark fruit tartness which adds a nice touch to this wonderfully complex beer.
M - Thick, full bodied, and total velvet on the tongue with a creamy smooth sensation.

O - 13% ABV is deceptive as the warming is ever so slight making this a dangerously drinkable beer. Being it's a 2010, this bottle is very mellow which was expected. World class.

jzeilinger, Jul 15, 2014
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5/5  rDev +17.6%

brpendergast85, Jul 13, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +11.8%

pmarlowe, Jul 13, 2014
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4/5  rDev -5.9%

Kinger86, Jul 12, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.9%

LakerLeith, Jul 07, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +11.8%

dbb618, Jul 06, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev 0%

cirobordieri, Jul 06, 2014
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4/5  rDev -5.9%

Metllica97, Jul 05, 2014
Photo of reebtaerG
4.66/5  rDev +9.6%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Poured bottle with batch B6BB into Lost Abbey Teku

A-Pours an all black body with a thick creamy brown head.

S-Aroma of dark berries, cocoa, roast, raisins and spices.

T-Taste is fruity yet dry roasted, dark chocolate, raisins, and a sense of vanilla towards the finish. Lovely mocca and cocoa aftertaste.

M-Mouthfeel is well rich body, great balance here. Good carbonation

O-Overall it was well worth the money I paid for this a special 4 of July treat.

reebtaerG, Jul 05, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.9%

Dbot, Jul 05, 2014
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mlew, Jul 04, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev 0%

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4/5  rDev -5.9%

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4/5  rDev -5.9%

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4/5  rDev -5.9%

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briang01, Jun 17, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.9%

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4/5  rDev -5.9%

cp45, Jun 08, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev 0%

kwkdmk, Jun 07, 2014
Black Albert from De Struise Brouwers
95 out of 100 based on 1,511 ratings.