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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

3,756 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 3,756
Reviews: 1,551
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 11.35%
Wants: 146
Gots: 262 | 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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Treebs

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3.98/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Pour from bottle into Chimay Chalice

A: Pours a dark brown color. Pretty cloudy and light is unable to pass through due to this. Light tan, 1.5 finger head that disappears pretty quickly leaving no lace behind.

S: Dried out fruits, apples mostly, with a musky, hoppy smell that follows. The malt really comes through. There is some yeasty notes in there as well.

T: Creamy orange peel and other dried fruits come through, little sour and bitter end note that doesn't sit for very long. The maltiness gets highlighted through middle which is nice.

M: clean mouth fell. Medium bodied. lots of carbonation but subsides quickly.

O: Overall a good dubbel. Some of the flavors aren't as pronounced as I would like them to be, Mainly some sweeter notes, but overall I enjoyed it.

Serving type: bottle

05-05-2011 00:50:01 | More by Treebs
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Chimay Première (Red) from Bières de Chimay S.A.
92 out of 100 based on 3,756 ratings.