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Poiluchette Brune Cuvée Du Château - Brouwerij Huyghe

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Reviews: 2
Hads: 3
Avg: 3.23
pDev: 25.39%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Brouwerij Huyghe
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Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Dark Ale | 7.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: brewdlyhooked13 on 03-01-2005

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Reviews: 2 | Hads: 3
Reviews by roblowther:
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2.41/5  rDev -25.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

Pours a very dark reddish brown with a tan head that leaves a bit of nice lacing. The smell is raisins and chocolate, with a sour note in the background. The taste is bitter and sharp, with a sour finish. Not nearly the sweet malt I expected. The malt comes on a bit later, trying to sweeten the flavor but being overridden by a dusty dry flavor. Not as good as the smell promised, I'm afraid. The mouthfeel is nicely carbonated and silky, but a bit watery for the style. The drinkability is limited by the dryness and sourness. This beer is a bit like its been brewed by someone who has seen pictures of the style. Sorry guys, better luck next beer.

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3.88/5  rDev +20.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of thierrynantes
3.73/5  rDev +15.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Beer bottle (33 cl.) purchased from V&B Rezé, and tasted in 2012.

Appearance : deep red brown color, with tan foamy head.
Smell : fruity aromas.
Taste and mouthfeel : roasted malty and caramel flavours, with notes of spices.
Drinkability : a good beer in the style Belgian Strong Dark Ale.

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Poiluchette Brune Cuvée Du Château from Brouwerij Huyghe
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