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St. Bernardus Abt 12 - Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV

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99
world-class

6,880 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 6,880
Reviews: 2,465
rAvg: 4.47
pDev: 9.4%
Wants: 371
Gots: 891 | FT: 35
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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legalpete19340

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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A: Poured dark cloudy brown with a huge sticky head. Nothing escaped this as it stuck to everything and laced like a champ.

S: Exactly like slightly overcooked raisin bread. Dark dried fruit jumps out with raisin and prune. The sweet bread is close behind with a slight burnt note.

T: Exactly as the nose advertises: big spicy sweetbread with a burnt characteristic slides into the raisin and prune flavors. The malt really holds up and keeps the sweetness and spice back but its all there in high quantities. The end is alcohol and it warms until the next sip.

M: Pretty much medium with a heavy quality. Very creamy and smooth.

O: Fantastic. For me this is the right balance of bready malt and fruit sweetness. Its a monster to drink though and the ABV is noticeable, but it was hard to stop.

Serving type: bottle

02-16-2012 02:58:35 | More by legalpete19340
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St. Bernardus Abt 12 from Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV
99 out of 100 based on 6,880 ratings.