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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

1,781 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,781
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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wrb357

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4.4/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

This one is similar to the Pater 6, but it seems a little boozier. Looks a dark red/brown color, with a nice fuzzy head. Smells boozy and cherry/fig notes. And not gonna lie, tastes like an alcoholic Dr. Pepper, which to me is a GREAT thing. Tastes carbonated, and has more of a booze taste than the Pater 6, but also seems a bit fuller and heavier. Cherry, figs, malts. Very nice Dubbel. Also feels more carbonated than the Pater 6, which gives it more of a full-bodied taste. It's less drinkable than the Pater 6, in that its not as sweet or light, but since this seems more like a beer and less like dessert wine, I feel it works better during the meal than after.

I think I like the Pater 6 better, but this is a great one too.

Serving type: bottle

01-12-2011 05:31:03 | More by wrb357
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St. Bernardus Prior 8 from Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV
93 out of 100 based on 1,781 ratings.