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St. Bernardus Abt 12 - Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV

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99
world-class

7,015 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 7,015
Reviews: 2,469
rAvg: 4.47
pDev: 9.4%
Wants: 383
Gots: 948 | FT: 36
Brewed by:
Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Quadrupel (Quad) |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 10-14-2001)
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Aiptasia

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4.63/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

A beautiful beer on my Belgium "to do" list, purchased from grassroots market in Jacksonville.

A: Pours a nice deep nutty brown shade in the glass. Good bready head on first pour with just a shade of off-white. Clingy sattelite lacing with a great halo of retention.

S: Smells of dark burnt caramel and sweet hay.

T: The cocoa flavors were first on my pallete, finished by a buttery sweetness of dried fruits. Mango, dried pineapple on the exhale. Sweet flavored with a medium-bold punch from the hops in the middle. Alcohol level is well masked. A good foray into Big Belgians for people that love stouts.

M: Smooth and creamy. Full bodied beer with a decent dry finish.

D: Sipper, not a chugger, simply from the alcohol. Oh yes, you'll want to chug... be warned. Very warming on a cool night. Would pair nicely with pumpernickel bread, hearty butter and a good cheese like stilton or roquefort.

Serving type: bottle

02-24-2011 00:56:06 | More by Aiptasia
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St. Bernardus Abt 12 from Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV
99 out of 100 based on 7,015 ratings.