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La Terrible - Unibroue

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2,001 Ratings
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Ratings: 2,001
Reviews: 915
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 11.54%
Wants: 105
Gots: 262 | FT: 5
Brewed by:
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Quebec, Canada

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Dark Ale |  10.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 11-15-2002

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Ratings: 2,001 | Reviews: 915
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3.8/5  rDev -8.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.75

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4.12/5  rDev -1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.59/5  rDev +10.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.75

Photo of mrebeka
4.04/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

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3.79/5  rDev -8.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of shelby415
4.19/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of founddrama
4.87/5  rDev +17.1%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

All the right Belgian notes. Highly viscous, almost oily. Big foamy head, but hardly any carbonation.

Photo of Csikic93
4.34/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Pours dark, smells like plums and pear. The taste is very crisp and light for a beer this dark.

Photo of mcrawford
4.68/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

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4.06/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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3.91/5  rDev -6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4.21/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of IchLiebeBier
3.85/5  rDev -7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Appearance: very dark brown, almost black; small head, long lasting in chalice

Smell: strong smell of plums (more prune-like); picked up hints of dates and vanilla; strong Belgian yeast smell reminds me of Westmalle yeast

Taste: big hit of spices up front, tastes like coriander and cardamom to me; dried fruits in the mid; finishes slightly dry with just a bit of hops; well balanced overall; gets better as it warms

Mouthfeel: medium mouthfeel due to a good bit of carbonation; a bit too zippy for me for this style

Remarks: drier finish than I expected; great beer overall.

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4.59/5  rDev +10.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

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4.25/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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4.48/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

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4.38/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Godace
4.97/5  rDev +19.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Crisp, delicious and current favorite.

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4.36/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

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4.44/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.75

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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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4.2/5  rDev +1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of darnzy
3.5/5  rDev -15.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Brewed in Quebec but I had a hard time finding it in Montreal. After years I randomly found it in a supermarket near my house.

Tastes like a combination of port and wine. Reminds me of a quadruple stout I once had.

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4.68/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

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4/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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La Terrible from Unibroue
93 out of 100 based on 2,001 ratings.