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St. Bernardus Abt 12 - Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV

St. Bernardus Abt 12St. Bernardus Abt 12

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BA SCORE
99
world-class

6,341 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 6341
Reviews: 2442
rAvg: 4.47
pDev: 9.4%


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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Jesstyr

Virginia

4.2/5  rDev -6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Poured into a Chimay chalice at Ginger Man in Norwalk, CT.

A: Very dark brown, nearly black, in color. Almost similar to a guiness stout.

S: Strong smell of fruit and subtle chocolate. Malty.

T: Deep taste of raisins with chocolate, hint of alcohol and very smooth, nearly warming finish. For some reason the word "delicious" comes to mind - this isnt like a beer, its a different sort of experience.

D: Very easy to drink the first, the second is a little tougher

Overall - This is a great beer, and a truly unique belgian in my mind. Flavors are incredibly profound.

Serving type: bottle

12-14-2009 19:19:30 | More by Jesstyr
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St. Bernardus Abt 12 from Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV
99 out of 100 based on 6,341 ratings.