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St. Bernardus Prior 8 - Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV

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St. Bernardus Prior 8St. Bernardus Prior 8

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

1,779 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,779
Reviews: 965
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 8.89%
Wants: 90
Gots: 111 | FT: 5
Brewed by:
Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Dubbel |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 09-27-2002)
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JayQue

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4.47/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured from a corked 750 ml bottle. This beer has a clear, opaque brown color with reddish highlights. The white head is bubbly, big and hangs in there for a while. Good lacing. The aromas is present as soon as you pop the cork. Astringent, dark fruits and candy.

Taste is very smooth. Astringent, dark fruits and candy sugar, blended very nicely and not overpowering. This is a beer to be sipped over time. The alcohol taste is very subdued, not at all overpowering. Mouthfeel is rich and luxurious.

Drinkability is good, considering the high abv. The taste is strong enough to take notice but not overpowering or so sweet that it becomes annoying after a while. Not an everyday beer but very enjoyable.

Serving type: bottle

06-14-2007 09:48:52 | More by JayQue
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St. Bernardus Prior 8 from Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV
93 out of 100 based on 1,779 ratings.