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La Terrible - Unibroue

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

1,777 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,777
Reviews: 894
rAvg: 4.17
pDev: 11.75%
Wants: 89
Gots: 174 | 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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yesyouam

New York

4.47/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Unibroue La Terrible is an opaque, almost black ale. It seems to be an obscure berry hue. The head is the color of burlap, thick and foamy with oily bubbles. It exhibits excellent retention and lacing. The aroma has notes of molasses, plum, raisin, peach and chocolate. It has a smooth medium body that seems a little syrupy. It has a vinous flavor, with notes of prunes, chocolate, raisins and other dried fruit. It is smooth and a bit sweet. The alcohol is well hidden. This is a complex one. The aftertaste is of leather and coffee. This is one of my favorites; I'm glad I finally got around to reviewing it.
(rated Aug 21, 2008)

Serving type: bottle

12-20-2008 06:22:04 | More by yesyouam
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S- Dark fruits, prunes and raisins. Sweet malt, fresh baked bread. Belgian yeast notes.

T- Sweet dark fruit, very slight roast. Yeast spiciness.

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La Terrible from Unibroue
93 out of 100 based on 1,777 ratings.