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St. Bernardus Abt 12 - Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV

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BA SCORE
99
world-class

7,274 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 7,274
Reviews: 2,489
rAvg: 4.47
pDev: 9.4%
Wants: 409
Gots: 1,057 | 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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AleAssassin

Arizona

4.25/5  rDev -4.9%

07-25-2013 04:44:39 | More by AleAssassin
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sblank

Florida

4.5/5  rDev +0.7%

07-24-2013 14:15:28 | More by sblank
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twelveinches

Washington

4.5/5  rDev +0.7%

07-23-2013 06:11:54 | More by twelveinches
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xseanprimex

South Carolina

4/5  rDev -10.5%

07-23-2013 05:45:55 | More by xseanprimex
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Sazz9

Texas

4/5  rDev -10.5%

07-23-2013 01:15:23 | More by Sazz9
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cgentzkow

California

4/5  rDev -10.5%

07-22-2013 22:46:54 | More by cgentzkow
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theBIERlad

New York

3.75/5  rDev -16.1%

07-22-2013 21:16:55 | More by theBIERlad
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mythaeus

Pennsylvania

4.75/5  rDev +6.3%

07-22-2013 16:42:42 | More by mythaeus
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Sunrays

Michigan

5/5  rDev +11.9%

07-22-2013 14:28:40 | More by Sunrays
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Nobcefus

Pennsylvania

4.7/5  rDev +5.1%

07-22-2013 13:31:45 | More by Nobcefus
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psychotia

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -10.5%

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MPSTARR

Florida

4.5/5  rDev +0.7%

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heygeebee

Australia

4.01/5  rDev -10.3%

330ml bottle from Platinum. BB 6/16

A - dark brown, one finger head.

S - dried fruits, brown sugar. Booze as it warms.

T - sweet, brown sugar, sherry. Alcohol and christmas cake to the fore as it warms, takes over. But... almost as if it is watered down...

M - light carbonated, light to medium bodied.

O - not as good as I thought it would be.... Almost a tad watery for some reason, and much lighter flavours than I imagined. I will re-visit at some point. Very very strange for a world class brew.

07-21-2013 08:38:42 | More by heygeebee
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uncccegr

North Carolina

4.25/5  rDev -4.9%

07-21-2013 04:11:54 | More by uncccegr
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hypnotoad1

Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +0.7%

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kds2437

Texas

4.25/5  rDev -4.9%

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scottDC

District of Columbia

4.5/5  rDev +0.7%

07-21-2013 02:37:33 | More by scottDC
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Noyt

Quebec (Canada)

4.06/5  rDev -9.2%

Dark reddish brown pour with loose white head. Complex belgian beer fruit aromas (ripe sugarey red fruits, cherry, raspberries, blackberries), alcohol, chocolate and a bit of yeastiness. Taste is quite boozy and fruity but very well balanced. Beautiful mouthfeel no wateriness here.

07-21-2013 00:55:22 | More by Noyt
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mhawg

South Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +0.7%

07-20-2013 21:48:46 | More by mhawg
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MrBoh

Maryland

4/5  rDev -10.5%

07-20-2013 17:39:57 | More by MrBoh
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mweso2000

Georgia

4/5  rDev -10.5%

07-20-2013 13:00:13 | More by mweso2000
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Spartan13

Michigan

4.89/5  rDev +9.4%

Poured into tulip glass with 4 finger head

a: It pours very dark, but when held to the light you can see through it a bit.

s: Fruity and bread-y. Plums and banana are prominent. Maybe some coriander as well. I love it.

t: Wow, it is quite complex. At first there was so much going on I couldn't figure out what part this beer was trying to show off. It got better with each sip, as I discovered new layers of flavors as it warmed. It is not very bitter, and only a bit sweet.

m: Not a session beer, but not too heavy. I could see drinking this fairly quickly without it being overwhelming.

o: Fantastic. This is the first beer I've had that I truly feel is perfectly balanced. Highly recommended to anyone who likes beer. I'll definitely treat myself to this again.

07-20-2013 06:12:33 | More by Spartan13
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derekrick420

Pennsylvania

4.75/5  rDev +6.3%

07-20-2013 00:35:59 | More by derekrick420
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acc88

Illinois

4/5  rDev -10.5%

07-19-2013 02:51:55 | More by acc88
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beersimmons

Minnesota

4.75/5  rDev +6.3%

07-19-2013 02:32:31 | More by beersimmons
St. Bernardus Abt 12 from Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV
99 out of 100 based on 7,274 ratings.