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Trappistes Rochefort 6 - Brasserie de Rochefort

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Trappistes Rochefort 6Trappistes Rochefort 6

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2,085 Ratings

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Ratings: 2,085
Reviews: 923
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 10.63%
Wants: 154
Gots: 274 | FT: 8
Brewed by:
Brasserie de Rochefort

Style | ABV
Dubbel |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Bierman9 on 07-12-2002

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3.75/5  rDev -9.4%

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3.84/5  rDev -7.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A: Cloudy ruddy brown with an initial big foamy head, quickly fading to a small skim of bubbles. Not much lacing.

S: Sugar, strong over-ripe dark fruits, apples, some pungency. Rich and bittersweet.

T/M: A mix of sugary sweetness and pungent, bitter fruits. Pronounced yeasty finish, very heavy and thick.

O: A fine Belgian dubbel, strong and rich, rather bitter. Not as good as the 8 or 10, but still pretty tasty.

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4.75/5  rDev +14.7%

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4/5  rDev -3.4%

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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

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3.25/5  rDev -21.5%

Photo of LampertLand
3.78/5  rDev -8.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Trappist Rochefort 6 @ 7.5% , a Dubbel served from a 330 ml bottle purchased for $5

A-pour is cloudy golden amber beer hue with a good size off white head with a fine tight foam which is taking it's time dissapating leaving a streaky lace film along the goblet

S-dark fruit & floral esters , mild classic Belgian yeast

T-sweet dark fruit start , booze isn't noticeable

MF-good carbonation , medium/full bodied , very smooth & pleasant on the palate

Ov-good beer , extremely well crafted ,

sampled alongside Westmalle-Trappist Dubbel , Chimay-Premiere Red and other Belgian beers recently

prost LampertLand

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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

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4/5  rDev -3.4%

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3.75/5  rDev -9.4%

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4/5  rDev -3.4%

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4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

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Photo of Premo88
4.48/5  rDev +8.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

11.2 oz. bottle poured into tulip glass

L: murky brown with tan head, perhaps a bit dark tan. very different looking -- neither amber nor gold in any way. head starts off about an inch or so, laces well, not in any extraordinary way.

S: slight medicinal at first, then raisins (in a good way, if you hate raisins like me); weak malt but also in a good way; slight floral whiff and about halfway down, I smell bread. yeasty?

T: very crisp and dry. excellent malt up front with a bit of back bit from the hops ... or am I way off? I swear I get a little different taste with each sip, and all of it is good -- lots of character. picking up bread/yeasty taste halfway down. possible licorice? for me, it tastes just a bit darker than Duvel, if that makes any sense.

F: perfect. just a hair heavier than medium-bodied. LOTS of carbonation.

O: hard not to say it's as good as it gets. the balance is impeccable because no one taste overrides the others -- and it never seems too anything ... not too malty, not too hoppy, not too sweet.

At 7.5% ABV and almost 50 cents an ounce, it's a little too much to use for a session beer (duh!), but I bet a bomber of this would make for a damn good hour or more -- if you could show the patience to savor it. Honestly, I'm sure I'm overrating it, but it's awfully damn good.

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Trappistes Rochefort 6 from Brasserie de Rochefort
92 out of 100 based on 2,085 ratings.