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Pauwel Kwak - Brouwerij Bosteels

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BA SCORE
85
very good

1,271 Ratings
THE BROS
71
okay

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Ratings: 1,271
Reviews: 634
rAvg: 3.77
pDev: 13.79%
Wants: 31
Gots: 86 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Bosteels visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Pale Ale |  8.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 06-30-2001)
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A unique offering all the way from Belgium.

A: A hazy orange pour with bubbly white head. Very inviting.

S: A bouquet of cloves, spices and light sour notes.

T: Very big flavour. A load of spices mixing together in a saison-like fashion.

M: A full bodied, thick mouthfeel.

O: A really great beer, especially when looking for big flavor, or something a little out of the norm.

Serving type: on-tap

08-30-2011 01:58:08 | More by MoustacheHero
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Pauwel Kwak from Brouwerij Bosteels
85 out of 100 based on 1,271 ratings.