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Duvel - Brouwerij Duvel Moortgat NV

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

6,592 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 6,592
Reviews: 2,595
rAvg: 4.26
pDev: 11.97%
Wants: 259
Gots: 616 | 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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4.25/5  rDev -0.2%

prender1482, Mar 31, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

Zuidman, Mar 31, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev -0.2%

rydev24, Mar 31, 2013
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4/5  rDev -6.1%

jpaulsen, Mar 31, 2013
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4/5  rDev -6.1%

PaF, Mar 30, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev -0.2%

Horbar, Mar 30, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

BILF, Mar 30, 2013
Photo of bbluemzbeer
2.63/5  rDev -38.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.75

The second time was not impressed with taste. I like a fresh taste at end of the beer.

appearance: foamy head, pale straw, golden shine with chunky lacing

smell: sour

taste: a bit metallic , the after taste is like draining cleaner

mouthfeel: s a bit sharp, an alcohol burn lasting 5 seconds.

overall: The first time I tried I like the taste better. The second time was not impressed. It is probably not my style of beer. I like the lage or wheat beers better then this one. It save me money too!

bbluemzbeer, Mar 30, 2013
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4/5  rDev -6.1%

BAsbill, Mar 30, 2013
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3/5  rDev -29.6%

Andragos, Mar 30, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev -0.2%

MNBeer1017, Mar 30, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -12%

nbanyard87, Mar 29, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -17.8%

BrewmanCapote, Mar 29, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

elglueckert, Mar 29, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev -0.2%

CoryR, Mar 29, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

TheGoldenGod, Mar 28, 2013
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4.75/5  rDev +11.5%

DaveSchultz, Mar 28, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

fredmugs, Mar 27, 2013
Photo of joaopmgoncalves
3.8/5  rDev -10.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A: Crystal clear yellow with big white head. Carbonation is incredibly low.
S: Yeasty with some critus, maybe lemon, notes on the background.
T: The citrus on the smell can be tasted as well but there's some spiciness too.
M: Light but with a heavy end to it.
O: I've had a lot of Duvels before this one and I do think they were better than this one. I'm afraid this Duvel didn't get very well with the cellar.

joaopmgoncalves, Mar 27, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev -0.2%

DiscLizard, Mar 27, 2013
Photo of dar482
4.23/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

It comes in a hazy yellow and a bit of green. Almost like a champagne with its carbonation. It comes in a huge huge head that does not go away from the bottle conditioning.

Fresh citrus smelling of orange, but big Belgian yeast, bready, and malt. It’s so fresh smelling.

Quite complex beer. It jumps out at you with a bit of hop. There a vibrant yeasty bready malt. However, it isn’t heavy. It’s weird to have something very carbonated and refreshing, but remind me of bread. What keeps it vibrant however is the fruitiness in there. The lemon and banana reminds me a bit of hefeweizens, but it has some more punch, spice, and breadiness to it.

The finish has a bit of stank and booze. It’s quite a lovely beer.

I taste tested this with La Chouffe and I would say I prefer that one.

dar482, Mar 27, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

Mervjahn, Mar 27, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev -0.2%

kell50, Mar 27, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -17.8%

JulianB, Mar 27, 2013
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4/5  rDev -6.1%

aranton, Mar 26, 2013
Duvel from Brouwerij Duvel Moortgat NV
95 out of 100 based on 6,592 ratings.