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Chimay Grande Réserve (Blue) - Bières de Chimay S.A.

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Chimay Grande Réserve (Blue)Chimay Grande Réserve (Blue)

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BA SCORE
96
world-class

6,029 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 6,029
Reviews: 2,136
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 10.93%
Wants: 243
Gots: 593 | FT: 11
Brewed by:
Bières de Chimay S.A. visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Dark Ale |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 10-22-2001)
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look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Brown body with some ruby notes in there. Opaque in the deepest center, becoming more and more translucent from there.

Some sweet dark malts that come through in the nose as dark fruits.

Very tasty beer. Dark fruits come through like figs and also apple. Sweet, but not overpoweringly so. Some notes of pepper come through also. Finishes with a great hoppy character that is grassy and earthy, noble hops. Just the tiniest bit of alcohol comes through.

Mouthfeel is very light and well-carbonated. A lively feeling that slides across the tongue very nicely.

Extremely drinkable. Maybe the most drinkable example of this style I have encountered. A great beer.

Serving type: bottle

10-26-2008 15:41:22 | More by Hojaminbag
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Chimay Grande Réserve (Blue) from Bières de Chimay S.A.
96 out of 100 based on 6,029 ratings.