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Westmalle Trappist Dubbel - Brouwerij Westmalle

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

2,104 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 2,104
Reviews: 1,115
rAvg: 4.17
pDev: 10.55%
Wants: 118
Gots: 168 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Westmalle visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Dubbel |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 11-25-2000)
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BAsbill

California

4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

03-30-2013 08:15:45 | More by BAsbill
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MarioM

California

4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

03-07-2013 15:27:04 | More by MarioM
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shamrock071521

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

11-08-2012 07:27:52 | More by shamrock071521
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Jakk

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

06-29-2013 04:08:28 | More by Jakk
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Polasiuss

Ireland

4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

05-02-2013 20:41:05 | More by Polasiuss
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dragnalus


4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

08-20-2012 07:57:13 | More by dragnalus
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Paccamacca

California

4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

03-06-2014 14:16:54 | More by Paccamacca
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In_Control_Mike

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

12-01-2013 22:18:57 | More by In_Control_Mike
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Sarunas7

Kansas

4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

12-05-2012 06:00:30 | More by Sarunas7
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Scotchboy

Idaho

4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

11.2oz bottle into my New Belgium Globe.

A: Prune/dark brown and opaque, with a huge light tan head that fades to a consistent finger of creamy lace.

S: Big fruitiness, red apples, grapes and grape juice, chalky effervescent Belgian yeast, faint cherry and red wine notes. Malty sweet undertones with moderate spiciness.

T: More spiciness emerges in the flavors, and dark fruits seem to dominate more than that apple character; I get prune and raisin. Faint alcohol bitterness on the finish. Sweeter dark malt presence, Belgian candy sugar and hints of caramel all play a supportive role.

MF: Creamy medium mouthfeel, very nice. Effervescent carbonation moves the body along.

O: Really nice dubbel, probably the best I've ever had of this style. Better than the Chimay IMO.

12-28-2012 16:01:52 | More by Scotchboy
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Sparky44

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

03-24-2013 02:29:01 | More by Sparky44
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ortie

Kentucky

4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

12-09-2012 23:07:34 | More by ortie
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DaPan

Ontario (Canada)

4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

06-22-2013 20:24:59 | More by DaPan
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Wessel

Netherlands

4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

06-14-2014 07:43:29 | More by Wessel
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Hazee

Belgium

4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

07-26-2014 18:14:22 | More by Hazee
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Cyberkedi

Georgia

4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

Comes out of the bottle a dark, hazy, chocolaty brown with a fairly thick beige head. (Be careful - it foams like all-get-out!) Strong aroma has a fruity overtone and an appreciable malty component with hints of caramel. Satisfying flavor is malty with a strong apple/pear tone and hints of caramel and smoke, and a hoppy undertone. Finish is subtly bitter and has a touch of sweetness. Smooth texture helps it slide down the pipes pleasantly.

01-17-2009 00:20:53 | More by Cyberkedi
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berkshire413

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

04-01-2014 00:32:21 | More by berkshire413
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Mitro

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

A- Burnt amber, lying underneath a hefty and rich bronze head. After a short while, the head mellows, but is nicely retained. Beautiful lacing.

S- Cassis, apple, pear, molasses, a slight spiciness, and a faint bubblegum sweetness.

T- Begins with a mix of fruity tart and burnt brown sugar, which is balanced by full-on Belgian yeastiness. Finish is dry and bitter.

M- The perfect level of carbonation, in my opinion: definitely present, but not oppressive. The bitterness of the beer lingers in the back corners of the mouth. I tend to drink beers slowly, and after about 10-15 minutes, the carbonation has significantly softened. I suppose this is to be expected.

D- Highly drinkable. It's not a heavy beer, and the bitterness does not close my stomach. I could definitely go for another.

08-25-2010 19:24:53 | More by Mitro
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RobertRedmoon

Florida

4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

07-29-2013 13:38:18 | More by RobertRedmoon
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whallgren

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

06-17-2012 17:47:10 | More by whallgren
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kingjohnh

New Mexico

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06-14-2014 13:25:15 | More by kingjohnh
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Kingcurio

Oklahoma

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07-03-2013 03:27:07 | More by Kingcurio
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roblund

California

4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

11-23-2012 21:17:31 | More by roblund
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schnarr84

Alberta (Canada)

4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

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BMMillsy

Florida

4.24/5  rDev +1.7%

Bottle from Tipple's in Gainesville. Pours a deep purple brown with a one finger off white head. Aroma of figs, raisins, spice, yeast. Flavor follows with big fig and raisin flavors, some light pears, spicy yeast, sweet brown sugar. Medium to light mouthfeel, medium high carbonation, with a slightly dry finish. Lingering sweet dark fruit on the palate. Only complaint is that I'd like a little more body on this one. Very nice beer!

09-03-2012 01:49:58 | More by BMMillsy
Westmalle Trappist Dubbel from Brouwerij Westmalle
93 out of 100 based on 2,104 ratings.