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Chimay Première (Red) - Bières de Chimay S.A.

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Chimay Première (Red)Chimay Première (Red)

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

3,762 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 3,762
Reviews: 1,551
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 11.35%
Wants: 147
Gots: 264 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Bières de Chimay S.A. 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 11-20-2000)
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Jef59

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4.43/5  rDev +7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4

A - thick Chestnut color with plenty of sediment. The head is an inch of dense off-white foam.

S - freshly baked bread, apricots, and Carmel with a zing of pepper and clove.

T - tastes of sweet fruit drizzled in honey with rich bread. It finishes with with an apple like flavor accompanied with clove and a little pepper

M - one of the richest feeling beers ever! Chewy and a little syrupy, but also creamy. Similar to the consistency of a root beer float.

D - a little heavy on the stomach, but surprisingly quaffable.

Notes: one of my favorite beers of all time! Completely changed the way I looked at beer the first time I had it.

Serving type: bottle

09-09-2010 20:46:47 | More by Jef59
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Chimay Première (Red) from Bières de Chimay S.A.
92 out of 100 based on 3,762 ratings.