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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

3,736 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 3,736
Reviews: 1,551
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 11.35%
Wants: 145
Gots: 253 | FT: 1
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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zhanson88

California

4.08/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Appearance: Pleasant looking caramel color with dark amber highlights. There is an abundance of fluffy, open head that reduces to a moderate amount of lacing.

Smell: Dark fruits and caramel are prevalent on the nose. Also a hint of pepper.

Taste: Nice maltiness, dark fruits and a hint of booze up front, followed by a bit of pepper at the end due to the carbonation. No hops to speak of at any point.

Mouthfeel: Great full mouthfeell with very nice, fine carbonation. Not an overabundance of carbonation to make it fizzy, but just right.

Drinkability: I understand where the hype comes from with this beer. Very nice dubbel style that hides it's ABV effectively.

Serving type: bottle

09-03-2010 02:49:58 | More by zhanson88
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Chimay Première (Red) from Bières de Chimay S.A.
92 out of 100 based on 3,736 ratings.