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La Terrible - Unibroue

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BA SCORE
93
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1,790 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,790
Reviews: 894
rAvg: 4.17
pDev: 11.75%
Wants: 90
Gots: 177 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Unibroue visit their website
Quebec, Canada

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Dark Ale |  10.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 11-15-2002)
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Reviews by hopsolutely:
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hopsolutely

Ontario (Canada)

4.18/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

An excellent beer that I'd recommend to any fan of Belgian darks.

Pours an oily black with chocolate highlights at the edges of the glass. The impressive head has good retention and leaves lots of lacing. Overall this is a very attractive beer.

Aroma of Belgian yeast with cloves and lots of roasted dark malts with candied plums. Has incredible depth and complexities that are totally beyond my abilities to describe. Likewise with the taste, that starts sweet and morphs into a finish that is simultaneously both dry and caramelized. As I have no idea how that is possible, will leave it for the experts to describe. The alcohol warmth is scarily well hidden, and I am glad to be sharing this bottle.

Serving type: bottle

11-24-2013 22:09:29 | More by hopsolutely
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La Terrible from Unibroue
93 out of 100 based on 1,790 ratings.