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Trappist Westvleteren 12 (XII) - Brouwerij Westvleteren (Sint-Sixtusabdij van Westvleteren)

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

4,403 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

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Ratings: 4,403
Reviews: 1,601
rAvg: 4.61
pDev: 8.89%
Wants: 2,760
Gots: 1,231 | FT: 97
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Westvleteren (Sint-Sixtusabdij van Westvleteren) visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Quadrupel (Quad) |  10.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
(Yellow Cap)

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 11-12-2001)
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newk340

Wisconsin

4.95/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

A: a dark brown gorgeous pour, foamy khaki head filled the New Belgium goblet before i could finish pouring the bottle, left some wicked lacing.

S: everything? each time i put my nose in, found something new.

T: yummy! similar to smell, i tasted something different with each sip. certainly cant taste the booze. simple, but exactly what it should be.

MF/D: faint soothing sizzle of carbonation, fizzles to a smooth finish, foam coats the lips. certainly didn't want to drink anything but W12 afterwards.

Serving type: bottle

09-01-2010 02:11:10 | More by newk340
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Trappist Westvleteren 12 (XII) from Brouwerij Westvleteren (Sint-Sixtusabdij van Westvleteren)
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