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Pannepot Grand Reserva - De Struise Brouwers

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

421 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 421
Reviews: 199
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 10.23%
Wants: 159
Gots: 141 | FT: 11
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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North Carolina

4/5  rDev -7%

05-07-2014 19:24:48 | More by leftstagebrew
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hooliganlife

Missouri

4.21/5  rDev -2.1%

grand reserva vintage

pours quite still, dark thick cola black. basically no head

sweet dark fruit candy, faint leather, sherry, and plum.

has some oxidation for sure however i do not feel its taking away from the flavors. the sherry flavor is quite nice. well rounded subtle complex dark fruits and rich candy.

mild to moderate carbonation, just enough to liven up the body and the flavors. felt it complimented the flavors perfectly.

old, yes. but still drinking well IMO

04-29-2014 18:52:46 | More by hooliganlife
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Kansas

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

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Rhode Island

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

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Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -18.6%

03-30-2014 19:51:47 | More by Mikeluzzjr
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Colorado

4/5  rDev -7%

03-22-2014 21:51:37 | More by Kramerbarthomer
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Illinois

4/5  rDev -7%

03-21-2014 01:26:49 | More by Holland
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New Hampshire

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

03-16-2014 03:42:29 | More by ElGallo
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BarrytheBear

Wisconsin

4.19/5  rDev -2.6%

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.

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California

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

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California

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

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New York

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

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Ontario (Canada)

5/5  rDev +16.3%

02-19-2014 00:52:48 | More by adspar
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rudzud

Massachusetts

4.13/5  rDev -4%

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.

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New York

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

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Pennsylvania

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California

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cpetrone84

Pennsylvania

2.78/5  rDev -35.3%

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.

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

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

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Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -18.6%

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New York

4/5  rDev -7%

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New York

4/5  rDev -7%

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Pannepot Grand Reserva from De Struise Brouwers
95 out of 100 based on 421 ratings.