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Duvel - Brouwerij Duvel Moortgat NV

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6,546 Ratings

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Ratings: 6,546
Reviews: 2,592
rAvg: 4.25
pDev: 12%
Wants: 252
Gots: 589 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Duvel Moortgat NV visit their website

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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4.1/5  rDev -3.5%

Carmack, Sep 22, 2014
Photo of WAbeerfiend
4.25/5  rDev 0%

Poured into a wine glass in late 2013.

A: Very bubbly. Amber/caramel. Cloudy with yeast. Head retains well.

T: Very fruity. Complex. Pear.

M: Crisp and bubbly like champagne.

O: I don't care much for the fruitiness, but this was a good beer. It was too complex for me to pick apart at the time. It was very well balanced though.

WAbeerfiend, Sep 22, 2014
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5/5  rDev +17.6%

bradfordhudson, Sep 22, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.9%

CatapultDowntown, Sep 21, 2014
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4.4/5  rDev +3.5%

Domino, Sep 21, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.9%

sully22, Sep 21, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -17.6%

Sarmento, Sep 21, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.9%

Flip_Smash, Sep 21, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.9%

Tivlavrie, Sep 21, 2014
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4.8/5  rDev +12.9%

anchie, Sep 21, 2014
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5/5  rDev +17.6%

Tommy_Carosone, Sep 20, 2014
Photo of Nightwing
3.75/5  rDev -11.8%

330ml bottle ($3.82) from Premier in Halifax. Aroma has pleasant hints of citrus hops. Pours an almost clear pale golden colour, with white head. Has a light sweet taste. Body is medium, oily texture, with lively carbonation. I remember drinking a darker Duvel a few years ago, so it was a bit disappointing to see that this one is so pale. Still a great brew.

Nightwing, Sep 20, 2014
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4/5  rDev -5.9%

atpca, Sep 20, 2014
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4.24/5  rDev -0.2%

Etch_a_sketch, Sep 20, 2014
Photo of denisconrado
3.5/5  rDev -17.6%

Taking advantage of the promotion and Free Shipping discount to know this classic Belgian beer; I think it will be up to a parameter as paid, at most, to know a beer, i.e., up to R$ 0.04/ml. Appearance: a 750 ml bottle brings sophistication in simple; the tulip was unable to effect the imp in the bottle, but it should be because the glass is not the brand, with laser engraved (my mother said a pebble in the background would make the effect); abundant, fleeting foam to keep enough; citrus color, translucent. Aroma: It is not unpleasant, but simple, refers to a citrus. Taste: balanced, it seemed like a champagne beer, at first I did not feel the alcohol, but it rises quickly to noggin (inset). Anyway, I was happy to try this beer, but I can not pay more for it, value more when the hops are more pronounced (personal taste).

denisconrado, Sep 19, 2014
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4.12/5  rDev -3.1%

Phigg1102, Sep 19, 2014
Photo of titvs
3.25/5  rDev -23.5%

Review based on the BJCP2008 guidelines (style 18D). Bottle 33 cl - Batch L42401 0224. AROMA: esters aromas reminiscente of oranges and some pears. low sweet malt background. very low no non-existent hop character. some spicy alcohol aromas. APPEARANCE: light gold color with a bit of haze. large white head that persists for very long time. characteristic viscosity leading to belgian lacing. TASTE: faint fruity flavours mixed with a low sweet background. medium bitterness that lingers beyond a dry finish. some spicy alcohol notes. PALATE: medium-low body with high carbonation. some astringency is present as some alcohol warmth. OVERALL: a classic but now it seems with less overall quality.

titvs, Sep 19, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.9%

Muggins25, Sep 19, 2014
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4/5  rDev -5.9%

poohbearzeccola, Sep 19, 2014
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3.8/5  rDev -10.6%

Johnct, Sep 18, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -11.8%

Igormatos, Sep 18, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -11.8%

Bouder32, Sep 18, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.9%

DBosco, Sep 18, 2014
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4/5  rDev -5.9%

Comparison_Ford, Sep 17, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -11.8%

Brams17, Sep 16, 2014
Duvel from Brouwerij Duvel Moortgat NV
95 out of 100 based on 6,546 ratings.