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Trappistes Rochefort 8 - Brasserie de Rochefort

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BA SCORE
96
world-class

3,955 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 3,955
Reviews: 1,741
rAvg: 4.33
pDev: 10.16%
Wants: 226
Gots: 393 | FT: 14
Brewed by:
Brasserie de Rochefort
Belgium

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Dark Ale |  9.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 10-12-2001)
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roblowther

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4.75/5  rDev +9.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Pours a murky, reddish-brown with a medium-density thin tan head that leaves a bit of lacing as it dissipates. Smells of cloves, raisins, plums, nutmeg, and a touch of cinnamon. Taste is a sweet, caramel malt, followed by the crisp spices and a warming alcohol finish. A bit brighter than the 10, but similar. Mouthfeel is oily and chewy, with nice carbonation. Having downed a number of these during a marathon bocce tournament, I can attest to the drinkability. It may be a bit much for those that prefer their beer light and refreshing, but if its flavor you crave, you can sip these all day long.

Serving type: bottle

01-20-2007 22:58:31 | More by roblowther
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Trappistes Rochefort 8 from Brasserie de Rochefort
96 out of 100 based on 3,955 ratings.