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La Trappe Quadrupel (Koningshoeven / Dominus) - Bierbrouwerij De Koningshoeven B.V.

La Trappe Quadrupel (Koningshoeven / Dominus)La Trappe Quadrupel (Koningshoeven / Dominus)

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Ratings: 1510
Reviews: 833
rAvg: 4.15
pDev: 10.6%


Brewed by:
Bierbrouwerij De Koningshoeven B.V. visit their website
Netherlands

Style | ABV
Quadrupel (Quad) |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: kbub6f on 03-07-2002)
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ChopperSmith

Minnesota

4.4/5  rDev +6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Poured from a 750ml bottle into a Duvel tulip glass.

Appearance - A slightly hazy deep Ruby color with a beautiful thick and creamy tan head that retains really well and has nice sticky lacing.

Smell - Sweet and spicy with noticeable malt scent. Also a whiff of alcohol, which is expected with a 10% ABV brew.

Taste - Like candy. Sweet and malty up front with nice spices and alcohol warming on the finish. Due to the high ABV, there is an alcohol warming sensation (especially on the first sip). Very nice complex flavors with some bubblegum yeast coming through all the malt and spice. A really wonderful tasting high ABV Quad!

Mouth Feel - Medium bodied and lower carbonation (which is good for complex flavors).

Drinkability - Due to the hearty nature of Quad's like this, this is a great sipping brew. But the high ABV means that one or two large bottles is probably plenty for a session. Overall, one of the best Belgian Quad's I've tasted. Perfect for a cold winter night in front of the fire.

Serving type: bottle

08-31-2009 23:28:15 | More by ChopperSmith
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La Trappe Quadrupel (Koningshoeven / Dominus) from Bierbrouwerij De Koningshoeven B.V.
93 out of 100 based on 1,510 ratings.