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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

6,286 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 6,286
Reviews: 2,145
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 10.93%
Wants: 274
Gots: 726 | 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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OptionParalysis

New York

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

07-16-2013 16:20:03 | More by OptionParalysis
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California

3.5/5  rDev -18.6%

07-16-2013 06:15:12 | More by alwaysplayin
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nheinzie57

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -12.8%

07-16-2013 03:24:29 | More by nheinzie57
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Beer_Slayer

Texas

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

07-16-2013 01:17:33 | More by Beer_Slayer
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pastramionrye7

Germany

4.75/5  rDev +10.5%

07-16-2013 00:02:07 | More by pastramionrye7
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Diesel33

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

07-15-2013 22:01:06 | More by Diesel33
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StonedTrippin

Colorado

4.21/5  rDev -2.1%

sort of the classic trappist brew, highly available, highly acclaimed. its like the best of a dubble and the best of a quad in one. the pours is dark like raisins and molasses, with a fluffy bubbly Belgian yeast tan head, and the nose is basically the same, dried fruit, dates and figs, and the yeast. some mild spice notes, vanilla, and sweet Belgian candy sugar all make strong appearances on the palate, and the darker sweeter malts have a pronounced fruity character to them, like dried cherries and plums. alcohol is hot here, but it doesn't seem out of place at all. as sweet as it is, the finish mellows, and comes in very smooth, dangerously drinkable for such a rich and decadent brew. a little light on carbonation compared to its peers, and a little thick in body to me, but this beer is a testament to the great trappist brewing tradition, and a beer that deserves to be regarded as highly as it is. just expert.

07-15-2013 14:30:36 | More by StonedTrippin
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Smurf2055

Washington

3.5/5  rDev -18.6%

07-15-2013 04:28:45 | More by Smurf2055
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JESantiago

Pennsylvania

4.75/5  rDev +10.5%

07-14-2013 19:29:43 | More by JESantiago
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dwduncan2

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

07-14-2013 17:27:17 | More by dwduncan2
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jokemon

Illinois

4/5  rDev -7%

07-14-2013 02:30:50 | More by jokemon
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Rwe366

South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -18.6%

07-13-2013 23:32:26 | More by Rwe366
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doremite

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -7%

07-13-2013 13:22:55 | More by doremite
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hansavijaticar

Croatia (Hrvatska)

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

07-13-2013 07:42:36 | More by hansavijaticar
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Wedcat

California

4/5  rDev -7%

07-13-2013 01:37:20 | More by Wedcat
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themegamancave

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

07-12-2013 22:10:06 | More by themegamancave
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Bieniek30

New York

3.25/5  rDev -24.4%

07-12-2013 21:03:32 | More by Bieniek30
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Michaeldmanley

Texas

3.25/5  rDev -24.4%

07-12-2013 04:02:41 | More by Michaeldmanley
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djfuze919

California

4.75/5  rDev +10.5%

07-12-2013 01:02:02 | More by djfuze919
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DanGeo

Michigan

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

07-11-2013 21:59:55 | More by DanGeo
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planbee

North Carolina

5/5  rDev +16.3%

07-11-2013 20:30:48 | More by planbee
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LincolnHawk

Djibouti

3.75/5  rDev -12.8%

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BillRoth

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev -12.8%

07-11-2013 02:56:25 | More by BillRoth
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AWB3

Virginia

5/5  rDev +16.3%

07-09-2013 21:46:02 | More by AWB3
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TheMrFarnham

Oklahoma

3/5  rDev -30.2%

07-09-2013 20:24:09 | More by TheMrFarnham
Chimay Grande Réserve (Blue) from Bières de Chimay S.A.
96 out of 100 based on 6,286 ratings.