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Delirium Tremens - Brouwerij Huyghe

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4,749 Ratings

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Ratings: 4,749
Reviews: 1,563
rAvg: 4.12
pDev: 12.38%
Wants: 212
Gots: 602 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
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Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Pale Ale |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 09-02-2001)
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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Served in a pint glass from bottle

A - Clear golden with a 3 finger with head and good lacing, good head retention.

S - Nice wheat with a hint of lemon

T - Big wheat backbone with lemon and a top of hop citrus to finish.

M - Medium body, heavy carbonation.

O - Pretty good, had a crappy night when I tried this so that memory will probably keep me from drinking this ever again. Nice name though.

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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance- clear golden yellow with small amount of carbonation as bubbles can be seen floating up the glass, big thick billowing white head, some sediment

Smell- malt, spice, citrus, corriander

Taste- slightly malty and sweet up front but rounded out nicely by drying spice on the finish, i really enjoy the way this beer is balanced and the flavor of the finish of the beer which is long and lingering

Mouthfeel- light bodied smooth and refreshing

Overall/drinkability- this beer thought i dont find to be super complex is pretty refreshing and smooth, the flavor is overall pretty nice and enjoyable, i think overall belgian pale ales arent my favorite style but if you do like them this one is pretty drinkable

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s- banana and spicy phenol and yeast, fruity esthers, some tropical fruit.

t- a wheaty and fruity beginning, then bananas and clove, finish is dry spiciness and sweet maltiness.

O- a really nice beer that I was surpised by. I knew it would be good, but I expected another duvel. This is not much like Duvel, and it really is pretty unique.

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Delirium Tremens from Brouwerij Huyghe
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