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Mont Des Cats Biere Trappiste - Abbaye Mont Des Cats

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54 Ratings
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Ratings: 54
Reviews: 20
rAvg: 3.6
pDev: 13.33%
Wants: 5
Gots: 4 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Abbaye Mont Des Cats visit their website
France

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Dark Ale |  7.60% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Klym on 07-27-2011)
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Reviews by Fux:
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Fux

France

3.7/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A: Amber, dark orange ale. Large head which disappears slowly into thin lacings.

S: Nice, fuity (citruses), some esters, typical Chimay yeasts.

T: Not as booming as other trappist ales, but quite well balanced between malty sweetness from caramel malts, fruity notes and yeasty taste. Light bitter aftertaste with quite a long finish.

M: Medium bodied with nice carbonation. Not too light. Just nice.

O: Not the best Trappist ale, for sure, but a well done, good , with its own particularities, refreshing beer.

Serving type: bottle

01-22-2012 13:23:57 | More by Fux
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4.33/5  rDev +20.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

A soft, tan head rests atop this amber brew. Aroma of pear, peach, yeast and sugar. Tastes creamy with persimmon, ripened pear, a squirt of orange, a hint of brett, Belgian yeast and an appropriate hop backdrop. Medium bodied with enough heat to start the party. Totally surprised by this excellent find!

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75cl bottle poured into a Sint Bernardus goblet at 45°F per directions on the label. I normally do not cool anything this much. No obvious best by date, but the code I did find started with 13.

Smell - hops
Appearance - slightly cloudy, slightly reddish tan with an inch of fine bubbles forming a pale tan head. Little lacing but the head persisted to the end of the glass. Looked good in the goblet.
Taste - Belgian yeast, a bit of candy sugar, a hint of Brett and nice hops. A few sips had a slight metallic tang but not annoying. Taste did not develop much as it warmed.
Mouthfeel - seemed a bit thin for the style. Perhaps I could have made an effort to conserve the carbonation but I did make a careful pour. Slightly coated the tongue which is a minus for me.
Overall - good but not a lot of distinguishing character. It's as if someone set out to brew a generic Trappist. I would drink this again but don't feel compelled to buy more.

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Mont Des Cats Biere Trappiste from Abbaye Mont Des Cats
82 out of 100 based on 54 ratings.