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

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

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

1,633 Ratings
THE BROS
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 1,633
Reviews: 842
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 10.58%
Wants: 72
Gots: 131 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Bierbrouwerij De Koningshoeven B.V. visit their website
Netherlands

Style | ABV
Quadrupel (Quad) |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 03-07-2002)
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thecheapies

Pennsylvania

4.48/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Holy shit. This mother is on-tap.

Translucent red-brown with pink and orange highlights. Full pour cancelled out the big head, but the beige layer that's there is holding out with stillness and glossy film. One of the best colored beers I've seen.

Rum candy, raisin, candi sugar, cinnamon, dried apricot and prune, nutty yeast, and a whiff of sweet alcohol. Top o'the line quad aroma.

Sweet and boozy with plump dark fruits, confectionary spices, herbal hop, and liquory strength. Heavy on raisiny malts, soft chocolate, caramelized sugars, and spicy yeast phenolics. Whiff of smokiness and notes of anise and allspice. Incredibly complex and supple and warm. A bit on the sweet side, which falters the score away from perfection.

Big ol' body with great feel. Smooth and elegant. More syrupy than creamy. The carbonation is in there too, subdued but thriving. A happy sipper.

An old favorite. A contender for favorite trappist. Highly recommended.

Serving type: on-tap

04-28-2012 03:24:43 | More by thecheapies
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La Trappe Quadrupel (Koningshoeven / Dominus) from Bierbrouwerij De Koningshoeven B.V.
93 out of 100 based on 1,633 ratings.