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Pannepot Grand Reserva - De Struise Brouwers

Pannepot Grand ReservaPannepot Grand Reserva

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BA SCORE
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world-class

392 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 392
Reviews: 196
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 10.47%


Brewed by:
De Struise Brouwers visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Quadrupel (Quad) |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: SacoDeToro on 03-20-2008)
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BarrytheBear

Wisconsin

4.19/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

2005 vintage courtesy of Steve...thank you!

A nice dark brown with a good half inch cap that rings and puddles.

Plenty of wood and wet paper along with tobacco leaf and chocolate. There's a nice roasted coffee here as well that's unexpected.

Interesting quad and not wholly anticipated: coal, dark fruits, figs, and molasses encompassed by a sweet sherry-like sweetness. Red grapes and roasted coffee on the back end with lingering port qualities.

On the low end of carbonation with a moderate body that shows it's age while still holding its ground.

Sophie Marceau...aging but still plenty well put together.

Serving type: bottle

03-12-2014 02:36:04 | More by BarrytheBear
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rudzud

Massachusetts

4.13/5  rDev -4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

2005 Vintage, apparently this is the first batch. Poured into my Duvel tulip.

A - Pours a nice very dark mahogany hue that would be clear if not for how dark it is. Nice half finger light tan head fades to leave a creamy halo and a thin cloud.

S - Aromas of well, an old quad. Definitely oxidation, light caramel, brown sugar, darker fruits, figs, faint vanilla. Like someone else said there is some sherry notes.

T - Taste is figs, oxidation/cherry, with a strong chocolate and coffee finish. Almost port like this is not bad, just not expected. What's really unexpected is the level of chocolate and coffee and lightly sweet dark fruits on the finish. Pleasant.

M - Mouthfeel is lightly carbonated, slightly silky, alcohol is hidden nice.

O - Overall, perhaps I should have drank this a few years back but still glad I did not. Nice complexity here.

Serving type: bottle

02-17-2014 01:11:13 | More by rudzud
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cpetrone84

Pennsylvania

2.78/5  rDev -35.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Vintage '05 on the bottle. Pour is deep brown with a tight tan head. Nose has a ton of rich dark malt, figs, brown sugar, red grapes, a bit oxidized, nutty, cardboard, and boozy notes in back. Taste is also a good bit oxidized. The cardboard is strong with the rich malt being faded. Brown sugar and fig with booze in back. The cardboard lingers through the finish. Medium to full body, fairly good carbonation.

Serving type: bottle

02-06-2014 00:13:03 | More by cpetrone84
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Alieniloquium

Florida

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.5

330 mL bottle poured into a De Struise tulip. 2005 vintage.

Appearance - Dark brown. Light passes through revealing a tinge or red and some floating bits suspended in the beer. Medium khaki head that resolves into a creamy collar.

Smell - Oxidation lends sherry to the nose. Nothing offensive, but this is getting old. Fruit and caramel malt. Some brown sugar and a hint of darker roasted malts.

Taste - Bright fruitiness up front. Almost a wine-like characteristic. Oak. Again, sherry oxidation flavors. Brown sugar turns into a chocolatey finish and coffee is left in the aftertaste.

Mouthfeel - Low carbonation. Slickness from the oxidation. Sweet.

Overall - This definitely has its drawbacks. The oxidation doesn't open up any exciting flavors. It's not too old, but it's old. Nonetheless, this is a fantastic and complex beer.

Serving type: bottle

12-23-2013 01:01:59 | More by Alieniloquium
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tbeckett

Ontario (Canada)

4.23/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Sent to me by a friend in Calgary. 2005 vintage.

A - Pours the definition of 'murky.' Sort of a muddy brown colour in the glass with a one finger beige. head. Good carbonation. Spotty lace and a film of retention.

S - Aroma is full of leather and molasses up front. Lot's of dark fruit and sugar as well. Mild tart dark fruit or cherry notes. Very interesting and complex aroma unlike anything in a Quad I've smelled.

T - Tart cherry really dominates. Barrel character. Dark fruit is big with some wood. Sugar, woody, mild molasses. Might be a little past it's prime as the mild sourness comes out pretty strong, but it's still enjoyable. Not as good as the aroma, but not bad at all.

M - Nice, mild carbonation, medium to full body and a dry and mildly tart finish with lot's of dryness.

O/D - This is probably a bit oxidized, but still pretty enjoyable. The aroma is quite original and enjoyable with lot's of complexity. You can tell that there was a world class Quad underneath this, but maybe it peaked a few years ago. Still pretty darn good though.

Serving type: bottle

10-24-2013 21:09:23 | More by tbeckett
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Seanniek91

Rhode Island

4.8/5  rDev +11.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Notes from Kulminator. Vintage 2006. Aged in French oak and finished in calvados barrels for 8 months. A very dusty bottle. Served from a 375ml dusty bottle into a DeStruise chalice.

A- Black with soft white head. Awesome lacing.

S-Apple, chocoalte, caramel, oak, booze, brown bread.

T-Apple, brandy, oak, caramel, maple syrup, chocolate, no booze.

M-Thinning body, very little heat, ample enough carbonation.

O-Incredible. Calvados is there, but light. Drink it now before the Barre disappears.

Serving type: bottle

10-09-2013 17:39:46 | More by Seanniek91
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eric5bellies

Australia

3.8/5  rDev -11.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Drank from my Westvleteren chalice, 2008 Vintage

A - Pours a dark cola colour with a one fingered head that reduces quickly to a film.

S - Plenty of malts with oak and a dark fruit aroma

T - Plenty of dark fruit, molasses, brown sugar but not much oak.

M - Medium body with low carbonation.

O - A little disappointed with this beer. Not enough oaky flavours and considering its so hard to get I wouldn't bother.

Serving type: bottle

09-03-2013 20:14:36 | More by eric5bellies
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GJ40

North Carolina

4.31/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Sampled from a 33cl bottle I picked up in Brussels. Vintage 2006. Best before March 2014.

A - A mahogany brown with some light coming through. Very little head.

S - Oak, brown sugar, plums and a touch of red wine. Very nice.

T - Rich but smooth with lots of brown sugar and caramel with notes of fig, raisin, oak and black pepper. Entertaining from start to finish. Warming but the 10% alcohol is well hidden.

M - Creamy with very little carbonation.

O - A thought provoking beer.

Serving type: bottle

08-16-2013 21:35:49 | More by GJ40
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WillCarrera

Ohio

4.2/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

33cl bottle at Kulminator in Antwerp, 2005 vintage (hell it was 10 euros, why not?).

A- Pours nearly black, finger of khaki head, great retention and lacing.

S- Smells awesome. Lots of caramel, candy, raisins, and molasses. It's a very sweet aroma but isn't cloying at all. Really nice.

T- A bit of cherry sourness, probably due to the age? Soft, smooth sweetness, caramel, lots of dark fruit, finishes oaky and vinous. Tastes noticeably oxidized and stale, the sourness also just doesn't taste like it belongs here.

M- Medium-bodied, a bit of warmth at the end, alcohol is pretty invisible for being so big though.

O- Not bad overall, the aroma is still incredible, and there are a lot of good flavors in there, but this beer is certainly over the hill by now. I'm not gonna ding it too hard on the score though because I can tell how good this used to be, need to get a fresher bottle of this ASAP.

Serving type: bottle

06-26-2013 02:27:46 | More by WillCarrera
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RockAZ

Arizona

5/5  rDev +16.3%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

With all the excitement over the WestyV12, it was a good time to try this on draft and I found a new favorite. This has the power of an ancient Quad, the wine fruit scent and the deep dark earthy tastes that just gets better as it warms up. My new all time best beer of any style, could drink this exclusively if suddenly the rest of the world forgot all their beer recipes and all you could drink was this. Sorry I cannot include more descriptive terms, like steak, mushrooms and biscuits, but if you get the idea that this beer is awesome I have said enough.

Serving type: on-tap

01-28-2013 14:42:01 | More by RockAZ
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schnarr84

Alberta (Canada)

4.89/5  rDev +13.7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

2005 vintage

When I saw this at the store I got so excited I had to buy it. $11.99/341ml isnt too bad for a 8 year old beer. Brewed in 2005 and aged for two years in french oak wine barrels and an additional 5 years in bottle.

Mild carbonation which dissipated quickly. Beer is almost flat but is to be expected. Smells of wine, oak, dark chocolate. Great mouthfeel, so smooth despite the lack of carbonation. Taste brings notes of grapes, and heavy on the wine.

Overall this beer was a game changer for me. I can see myself comparing any other aged strong dark beers to this. It doesnt taste much like a quad, the flavours have mellowed out so much. You get the fruity bouquet youd expect from a quad but it isnt as in your face as you normally get from a beer like La Trappe. I wish everyone could try this beer. My store only had a case.. and it looks like I will be going there for opening tomorrow to grab as many as I can!

Top 3 beer ive ever had, hands down.

Serving type: bottle

01-21-2013 05:38:05 | More by schnarr84
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wordemupg

Alberta (Canada)

4.26/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

330ml bottle poured into tulip 16/1/13 2005 vintage

A the darkest brown with a deep cola edge, quite murky with lots of sediment upon closer inspection, thumbs width of dense mocha foam slowly falls to a thin film leaving some random lace

S sweet brewers candy, anise, root beer, burnt toffee, faint chocolate, candied cherries, fresh plum and some rum raisin with some woody earthy notes, the smell is complex to say the least

T a little spice and perhaps just a hint of banana bread, faint sour fruit I didn't notice on the nose, the oak comes out a little more in the mouth, not quite the same complexity as the nose but pretty tasty stuff

M not quite full bodied with mellow carbonation, has a little sweet and sour thing going on and a earthy anise finish

O great beer and its held up quite well, perhaps its peaked already but very solid today, the booze is completely hidden and no complaints anywhere

I swore I'd reviewed this one in the past but apparently not, I'm curious what this tasted like a couple years ago, I don't think I'd age this one beyond this point, drink em if you got em

Serving type: bottle

01-17-2013 21:08:32 | More by wordemupg
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sommersb

Tennessee

4.33/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Tasted On: 11-25-2012
Freshness: 2005 Vintage
Packaging: 330ml brown bottle, pry-cap
Glassware: Snifter
Purchased: Received in a trade

The label says this beer was brewed in 2005 and laid down in oak barrels for 2 years. So this bottle has aged an additional 5 years after that.

A: Black and opaque in color, with a thin tan head than dissipates quickly. A nice lacing clings to the glass.

S: Big alcohol aromas, plus wood/oak notes. Also smells of rich, dark fruits and a slight bit of sourness.

T: Rich and malty taste, with sweetness and alcohol warming. Fruitiness of dark cherries, raisins and dates. Bitterness is low.

M: Full bodied, and moderately carbonated, the finish is lightly sweet and malty with more of the oak and light sour flavors.

O: Very pleasant, strong dark ale. The aging seems to have done well to this beer.

Thanks to merc7186 for this one!

Serving type: bottle

11-26-2012 05:14:47 | More by sommersb
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writerLJBerg

Oregon

3.73/5  rDev -13.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

350mL bottle from the De Struise bottleshop. 2005 vintage. Drunk 10-10-12, reviewed from notes.

A: Coffee black. Thin creme lacing. No legs.

N: Plastic, biscuit, rose, alcohol. Raisins, plums, and prunes. Cola. Vanilla and tannins. Very complex and sweet.

T: Lots and lots of oak. Very biscuity with a touch of prune and raisin. Lots of bitter herb/cola. Rather surprised this isn't more sweet.

M: Not as quite as round and full as Pannepeut. Lots of alcohol here.

O: A solid beer, if not as good as it's brother. Worth a shot, but I'm not sure if this is better fresh.

Serving type: bottle

11-09-2012 17:20:17 | More by writerLJBerg
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Rutager

British Columbia (Canada)

4.1/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

2005 bottle courtesy of the generous Alpineclimber. Thanks bro!

Appearance. Pours a deep red-brown with a thin, light tan head.

Smell. Cherry, plum, orange-rind, brown sugar, red grapes, fruity Belgian yeast. Lots going on.

Taste. Tart dark fruits and old wood, red grapes, brown sugar. Complex but lighter than expected. Very nice. Alcohol well hidden.

Mouthfeel. Medium+ body, medium mouthfeel.

Overall. Very nice. Drinks way too easy for what should be a big sipper!

Serving type: bottle

09-03-2012 21:44:35 | More by Rutager
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RblWthACoz

Pennsylvania

4.33/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

This is as smooth a quad as you will ever be able to find. I'm letting it warm up a bit to see if some additional character comes out on it, but there are some matured wood tones with the calvados peeking through. Well, sometimes it seems a bit more than just peeking through. Apple tones can be there pretty clearly. This is as easy-drinking for a quad as it's gonna get. A real nice production.

Serving type: bottle

08-17-2012 05:45:43 | More by RblWthACoz
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CruisaC

Ohio

4.7/5  rDev +9.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

2005 vintage courtesy of yeahnatenelson and buffs9

Pours dark cola with mocha head that settles into a ring

Smell is spices, oak, raisins, and grapes. Fairly subtle but well balanced.

Taste is magnificent. Raisins and oak, blended wonderfully. I get less of the grape flavor that I've noticed from the "regular" Reserva; which isn't a good or bad thing, just different.

Mouthfeel is just the right amount of creaminess and chewiness. Incredibly smooth

Overall, so glad to have another to sip later; I'm amassing a vertical and this shaped up to be the early favorite.

Serving type: bottle

08-11-2012 01:44:18 | More by CruisaC
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spdyfire83

Ireland

4.48/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

235th Review
33cl bottle poured into wine glass
Vintage: 2005
Lot: A C BB
No BB date that I could see on the bottle.

Enjoyed next to Pannepot (2010) and Pannepot Reserva (2009)

A: Deep tan (almost drown). Single (soft khakis) fingernail head on medium pour.

S: Smells of cinnamon, all-spice, fig, vanilla, oak, and caramel. Oakiness (and the barrel character) is very pronounced and the aromas are wonderful!

T: Loads of oak/barrel up-front followed by ZING of spice and dark fruit. Touch of caramel and vanilla finishes this one off.

M: Full bodied with appropriate carbonation. Goes down easy and disappeared too fast!

O: Of the three, this was - hands down - my favorite. The beauty and depth of this beer is unique, wonderful, and amazing. Age has down wonders to this beer and I think it will get better in due time. Nice work Urbain - bravo!

Serving type: bottle

07-19-2012 12:57:34 | More by spdyfire83
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jaasen64

Massachusetts

4.28/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

11.2 oz bottle purchased from Etre. 2008 Grand Reserva- aged 14 months on French Oak and another 8 months on Calvados. Good till 8/16/2016. Poured into CCB snifter.

A- Pours a mostly opaque but slightly translucent very dark reddish-brown mahogany with a quarter finger of creamy mocha brown head that recedes fairly fast to leave no head, slightly below average carbonation.

S- Dark chocolate, vanilla, definitely a lot of oak, some spices, dried apricot, and a mix of other dried/dark fruits, some light booze in the background that blends in fairly well. About average aroma strength.

T- Oak, malts, apples, vanilla, some dried fruits, a tiny bit of apricot, cherries, light molasses. Lightly sweet but high complexity of a lot of different flavors that blend well together to give it a good yet interesting taste.

M- Slightly creamy, medium bodied, not too much carbonation, goes down very smoothly, just a tiny bit of alcoholic burn on the finish.

O- This was a very good beer with lots of complexity. There was so much going on in this that it was hard to distinguish all of the different aromas and tastes. With all the complexity it still was very well balanced and drank very easily. One of my favorite Belgians I've had to date. Definitely recommend trying it. Now I wish I could compare it to the other Pannepots.

Serving type: bottle

06-27-2012 23:12:34 | More by jaasen64
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RuckusDu

Colorado

4.05/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

2005 vintage that was a welcomed treat tonight. Not expecting this.

A - poured maybe a half finger of light tan head. Only the slightest hint of red in it. Body is a deep red/amber. Only slight lacing.

S - dark fruits such as prunes and cherries. Lots of bing cherries. Nice balance between tart and sweet. A little Belgian yeast.

T - that old flavor (maybe slightly oxidized, but doesn't taste bad in this). Cherries again and some molasses. Some nice chocolate notes.

M - great carbonation and medium body.

O - a very nice quad. Wonderful cherry flavors that are mixed with some good chocolate. Smooth and beautiful.

Serving type: bottle

06-03-2012 02:19:04 | More by RuckusDu
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ehammond1


4.38/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Bottle (2005)

Acquired via trade
Thanks, whartontallboy!

(Aged for 4+ years)

Dark brown with auburn and ruby edges and a very thin light brown head that doesn't stay up for too long. This leaves the glass messy with lots of irregular lacing. Appropriate and pretty, though somewhat standard for a beer of this style.

The main elements found in the aroma include dark fruits (raisin, black cherry, fig), along with barrel and some molasses and brown sugar sweetness. I wish everything was a touch more pronounced, but what's here is very nice.

The flavor shines though, significantly more than the aroma. The dark fruit flavors pair magnificently with the oak and molasses sweetness. This is rich, layered, complex, and incredibly drinkable. Zero alcohol presence.

Medium to full bodied with moderate carbonation. Coating.

Simply superb.

Serving type: bottle

06-01-2012 03:55:27 | More by ehammond1
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jtingue

New York

4.33/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

2005 vintage date. Poured into a tulip glass.

Appearance. Deep mahogany brown in color. Clear, other than a few particles of yeast floating about. poured slowly to produce 2 fingers of latte-like head.

Smell. You can really just bury you nose in this one forever. The first thing to hit the nostrils is a subtle sugar soaked funkiness. This distracts, for a moment from the true richness of the smell. What results, in the end, is an aged port with huge undertones of nuts and coriander.

Taste. Starts out just as the smell would suggest, with a mildly acidic port-like experience. This leads quickly into candied pecans and a slightly oaky character. A drier, more alcoholic wine, yet still sweet, wine character returns. The finish is a microcosm of everything tasted up until this point: slightly acidic, semi-dry and grape infused.

Mouthfeel. Very creamy... moderate, but tight carbonation, thick body.

I have had this one once before. For me a truly amazing quad. I really enjoy the subtle acidic quality that the barrel aging has given this one, especially as it pairs with the dark fruit flavors of the original pannepot.

Serving type: bottle

05-31-2012 02:51:56 | More by jtingue
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mulder1010

Australia

4.13/5  rDev -4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

330 ML poured into a tulip 2005 vintage
Thanks to Cam at IBS and Dgilks for the bottles. Much appreciated

A-- Poured a light cola color and settled a dark brownish ruby color. One finger light orange brown head that slowly died to a solid collar. Upon receding it left a half streak of lacing on the glass. Nice head retention to this.

S-- Oak, vanilla, brown sugar, raisin and I would swear spiced orange. Not a big nose but a good solid nose.

T-- I would say a spiced rum fruit cake cake really. Brown sugar, vanilla, dark fruits with orange splashed in, slight amounts of rum and toasted oak. Slightly thin but really nice.

M-- Slightly thin in the front but quite coating in the back. Low carbonation and medium body. Back of the palate is quite solid. Lots of brown sugar and raisin. Finishes with a nice oak kick. Solid stuff.

O-- Has held up quite well. Happy to have one other to drink. Slowly getting back into quads and this helps the cause a lot. Well hidden alcohol and just a well balanced beer

Serving type: bottle

05-08-2012 14:06:04 | More by mulder1010
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pokesbeerdude

Colorado

4.48/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

2005 bottle, 33cl purchased from Wilbur's in Ft. Collins, can't remember the price. Into a Delirium Tremens snifter.

A: Pours a deep, deep brown with gorgeous red highlights when held to the light. Sand colored head bubbles up to about a quarter of an inch, and quickly fades away leaving an island of bubbles in the middle of the glass. Nice lacing is left behind from the small amount of head that originally came from the pour.

S: Strong sweet notes of caramel, brown sugar, raisins, and vanilla. Slightly phenolic, but fairly mellow, doesn't get out of control like Chimay blue does. No booze at all. Decent amount of oak in here as well.

T: Rich and malty for a quad, caramel, oak, and earthy hops all find their way into the initial sip. Molasses and brown sugar aid with the richness in this beer. Oak lingers but doesn't overtake the beer. Nice amount of bitterness that helps the oak break up some of the sweetness. Wonderful stuff here.

M: Rich and creamy that slowly melds into a dry beer that almost verges on tannic, but never quite gets there. Nice smooth warmth goes all the way down like a good bourbon or scotch. Excellent.

O: A wonderful quad, I'm glad I bought multiples of this, as it is really a special beer. Glad to get to try it!

Serving type: bottle

05-05-2012 01:48:11 | More by pokesbeerdude
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beerdrifter

Germany

4.23/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Picked this up at my favorite beer store in Belgium, Dranken Geers. 2008 vintage. Deep dark brown, nearly black pour with one finger tan head with minimal retention, but nice lacing. Somewhat subdued nose initially, but it comes alive as it warms. Very complex and dominated by dark fruit with hints of cherry, vanilla, caramel, and oak, with just a touch of chocolate. The taste is complex as well but definitely dominated by the wood. Hints of dark fruit, specifically figs, cherry, tobacco, brown sugar, espresso, vanilla, and just a bit of cinnamon and chocolate. It has a subtle vinous character to it and tons of wood with a perfect amount of sweetness. The mouthfeel is slightly syrupy, but very smooth and surprisingly drinkable for a 10% beer. This is definitely my favorite Pannepot and yet another winner from De Struise! A great beer for those who love them aged in wood!

Serving type: bottle

04-12-2012 16:42:11 | More by beerdrifter
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Pannepot Grand Reserva from De Struise Brouwers
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