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St. Bernardus Abt 12 - Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV

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BA SCORE
99
world-class

7,848 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 7,848
Reviews: 2,541
rAvg: 4.47
pDev: 9.4%
Wants: 495
Gots: 1,301 | FT: 34
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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look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Poured from an 11.2 oz. bottle into a snifter.

A deep dark brown with a thick beige head. Nice retention. When the head finally fades, it leaves a nice little layer of foam. Smells of some rich, dark fruits, caramel, some breads, and just a touch of roastiness. The first thing that is noticed on tasting it is the incredible smoothness. Perfect amount of carbonation and a medium thin body. Just goes down incredibly smooth. The alcohol is almost completely masked. Taste some dark fruit flavors (cherry, rasisins, figs), a touch of caramel, clove, brown sugar. Gets even better as it warms.

Not my first time having this one. I sipped it for over an hour tonight, and enjoyed every second.

St. Bernardus Abt 12 from Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV
99 out of 100 based on 7,848 ratings.