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De Dolle Oerbier - Brouwerij De Dolle Brouwers

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

808 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 808
Reviews: 449
rAvg: 4.19
pDev: 10.74%
Wants: 67
Gots: 72 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Brouwerij De Dolle Brouwers visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Dark Ale |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 03-23-2001)
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Two snifters 1 small btl. Beautiful full head and great carbonation.
Deep amber rose color. Smell is amazing hints of sweet and funk. Taste is cherry earth and oaky funk. Some nice hints of sweet fruit. Bitter and dry mouth feel. Finish is more earth and dryness. A wonderful sour. Highly recommend.

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11.6 ounce bottle poured into a Trappist Achel glass.

Despite a slow pour there was a huge head of thick and creamy khaki head. Hazy ruby brown body with thick sudsy lacing.
Aroma of tart cherries, spices, brown sugar and a bright grassiness. Like some kind of Christmas season bread.
Tart cherry juice, brown sugar, spicy cinnamon, dates, rose wine, bubblegum, old school cherry candies and a long malty finish. Outstanding.
While this is a hefty beer there's a great airy feel to it. Soft and gentle carbonation.
Overall a fun and amazing example of the BSDA style. Great looking with a spicy and sweet taste with an amazing carbonation. Highly recommended to all fans of the style and unique Belgian ales. This is the business.

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De Dolle Oerbier from Brouwerij De Dolle Brouwers
94 out of 100 based on 808 ratings.