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

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

3,968 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 3,968
Reviews: 1,562
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 11.35%
Wants: 161
Gots: 346 | FT: 3
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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Chimay Première (Red) from Bières de Chimay S.A.
92 out of 100 based on 3,968 ratings.