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St. Bernardus Abt 12 - Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV

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BA SCORE
99
world-class

7,020 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 7,020
Reviews: 2,470
rAvg: 4.47
pDev: 9.4%
Wants: 383
Gots: 949 | 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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Mreyes69

Illinois

4/5  rDev -10.5%

12-12-2011 00:08:04 | More by Mreyes69
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madcal

Ontario (Canada)

5/5  rDev +11.9%

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uziangis

Ohio

5/5  rDev +11.9%

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nathanjohnson

Vermont

5/5  rDev +11.9%

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PhatAtUT

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +0.7%

12-11-2011 05:38:02 | More by PhatAtUT
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mralphabet

Virginia

4.33/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Bottle poured into a St Bernardus Goblet

A: Poured a dark brown color with a good fingers worth of off white head that slowly settled to a thin layer (a little spotty) Not as much lacing as I had hoped.

S: First thing I'm getting is a little like wine... hints of dark fruits, brown sugar, a little toast and sweet malt.. Very complex and wonder smelling.

T: Dark fruits, grapes and raisin to start.. Then there is a malty bread like flavor mix with rum... Finish is clean and sweet with a little alcohol warmth.

M: Medium bodied with a sharp carbonation that settles as it warms up.

O: Wild ride on this one.. at 10% one will do you... Smell and taste are a wonderful experience, appearance and mouthfeel lose a little points but overall you must try this beer.

Great beer for my 400th review....

Serving type: bottle

12-11-2011 02:00:23 | More by mralphabet
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TwelveOunces

Kentucky

4.58/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

11.2 in St. Bernardus Goblet

A- Unclear brown with a half finger head, lots of little particles floating around in mine.
S- Whoo, lots of raisins and figs, plum and other dark fruits that seem to have been caramelized. Strong, sweet and fruity.
T- Sugary dark fruits, the alcohol is there but you really cant taste it. Caramel malt with some biscuit notes. Every sip has a few different flavors I didn't notice before. Let this one sit out for a little while to experience all the flavors. Excellency
M- Goes down pretty easy. Lots of carbonation, has a creamy texture in your mouth. Definitely a warming sensation but at 10%, kinda expected.
O- This beer is excellent, if you have never had it, go get it.

Serving type: bottle

12-11-2011 00:24:48 | More by TwelveOunces
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jtdolla911

Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +11.9%

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Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +11.9%

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DakotaJim

South Dakota

5/5  rDev +11.9%

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bkny27

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +0.7%

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jcone17

Georgia

5/5  rDev +11.9%

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JCFinn

Pennsylvania

5/5  rDev +11.9%

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amrozga

Michigan

5/5  rDev +11.9%

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drummermattie02

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +0.7%

12-09-2011 20:21:22 | More by drummermattie02
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cLin

California

5/5  rDev +11.9%

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BMart

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +0.7%

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rab53

Washington

5/5  rDev +11.9%

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New York

5/5  rDev +11.9%

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Georgia

5/5  rDev +11.9%

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JohneHoodlum

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +0.7%

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quine

Colorado

5/5  rDev +11.9%

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patmcd

New York

5/5  rDev +11.9%

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Alabama

5/5  rDev +11.9%

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Stouttyme

Nebraska

4.5/5  rDev +0.7%

12-08-2011 18:46:14 | More by Stouttyme
St. Bernardus Abt 12 from Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV
99 out of 100 based on 7,020 ratings.