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Duvel - Brouwerij Duvel Moortgat NV

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

6,138 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 6,138
Reviews: 2,568
rAvg: 4.26
pDev: 11.74%
Wants: 224
Gots: 413 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Duvel Moortgat NV visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Pale Ale |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 12-06-2000)
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IPAlot

New York

4.22/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 3

Dare I say it, I like the Yankee Hennepin better. Still, a wonderfully balanced beer. Any beer that is light in feel and color, yet manages to put forth character and depth is an ace in my book.

11.2 oz bottle drank out of Delerium Tremens bowler.

Appearance: A frosty blonde. A crackling effervescence and slightly sticky head. Champagne-ish.

Smell: highly suggestive, it makes me think of women, like it is almost a perfume. Peppery, coriander, tangerines.

Taste: Smooth yet crackles with some of the finest carbonation yet to fill my mouth. Again the Champagne, with spicier kick. Like the best gassed beers, the feeling after it goes down the hatch is all giggly and wonderful.

Must taste side by side with Hennepin someday, they are both champoins strong pale ales.

Serving type: bottle

02-27-2003 15:54:21 | More by IPAlot
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Duvel from Brouwerij Duvel Moortgat NV
95 out of 100 based on 6,138 ratings.