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

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

4,394 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

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Ratings: 4,394
Reviews: 1,601
rAvg: 4.61
pDev: 8.89%
Wants: 2,759
Gots: 1,227 | 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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Jeremy6566

Arizona

4.75/5  rDev +3%

04-01-2013 18:45:42 | More by Jeremy6566
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cosmo4u

New York

4.75/5  rDev +3%

09-15-2012 03:18:20 | More by cosmo4u
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sdaly3

New Hampshire

4.75/5  rDev +3%

09-17-2013 11:53:26 | More by sdaly3
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FEUO

Ontario (Canada)

4.75/5  rDev +3%

09-30-2013 15:48:16 | More by FEUO
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Pdrufo

Massachusetts

4.75/5  rDev +3%

07-30-2013 23:40:55 | More by Pdrufo
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chrisp450

Minnesota

4.75/5  rDev +3%

02-18-2013 01:57:03 | More by chrisp450
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mmattiso


4.75/5  rDev +3%

11-08-2012 17:44:47 | More by mmattiso
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BradStokley

Maryland

4.75/5  rDev +3%

04-01-2013 22:49:31 | More by BradStokley
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Dan3279

Ohio

4.75/5  rDev +3%

04-06-2014 19:09:18 | More by Dan3279
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mendonza

Massachusetts

4.75/5  rDev +3%

02-22-2013 17:49:13 | More by mendonza
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duff247

Texas

4.75/5  rDev +3%

02-25-2013 01:14:23 | More by duff247
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FakeDeniro

Minnesota

4.75/5  rDev +3%

06-25-2014 18:34:57 | More by FakeDeniro
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grittybrews

Washington

4.75/5  rDev +3%

01-20-2014 03:53:23 | More by grittybrews
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LaChupacabra

California

4.75/5  rDev +3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Date on bottle: 18/11/14. Poured into goblet.

A: Dark brown with beige, bubbly head that dissipates to a thin film and leaves patchy lacing. Lots of floaties toward bottom.

S: Dark fruit (prune, raisin, fig), spicy yeast, caramelized sugar.

T: Complex and well balanced. Dark fruit, molasses, booze.

M: Creamy, medium body and medium carbonation.

O: Great

Serving type: bottle

11-14-2012 22:36:27 | More by LaChupacabra
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Hops_n_Hawks

Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +3%

05-02-2014 02:09:03 | More by Hops_n_Hawks
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saeh

France

4.75/5  rDev +3%

03-16-2013 18:26:09 | More by saeh
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JeffTheJuice

Pennsylvania

4.75/5  rDev +3%

05-13-2014 18:45:47 | More by JeffTheJuice
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billshmeinke

California

4.75/5  rDev +3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

4 oz. pour. HUGE thanks to BMan1113VR for sharing this. Review from notes.

Half a finger of off white head Murky brown with some floaties. Great retention.

Smells of brown sugar, plumbs, raisins, and honey.

Taste follows smell. Brown sugar, honey, caramelized sugar, raisins, plumbs, and candied dark fruits.

Incredibly smooth, lush texture, low carbonation, simply amazing mouthfeel.

So easy to drink. Quite subtle, but greatly complex.

Serving type: bottle

08-21-2010 22:02:05 | More by billshmeinke
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CesarLopes

Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +3%

03-26-2014 19:04:47 | More by CesarLopes
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TuckerMaxx

Connecticut

4.75/5  rDev +3%

04-27-2012 13:59:09 | More by TuckerMaxx
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M1A2

Ohio

4.75/5  rDev +3%

03-24-2013 23:31:53 | More by M1A2
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gator79

Washington

4.75/5  rDev +3%

01-09-2013 22:53:45 | More by gator79
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walleye

Michigan

4.75/5  rDev +3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

sat. 11/27/04 at Kuhnhenns with bierisgut and clark v v from rate beer,who brought this wonderful bottle to share. redmosquito and one of the kuhnhenn brothers where at the table to. poured a rich brown with a light tan head.aroma got a nice hit of alcohol, than came the malts, caramels, honey, cherry, and some apple. flavor, didn’t want to swallow this , the creamy smoothness of this beer was great. got malts, caramel alcohol, honey, raisins, chocolate or maybe chocolate covered raisins.this is only the 3rd bottle I have seen I know bierisgut has got one so maybe in the middle of the night under the cover of darkness I’ll see if I can get it.

Serving type: bottle

11-30-2004 00:45:39 | More by walleye
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mnixon86

Ireland

4.75/5  rDev +3%

02-19-2012 17:00:58 | More by mnixon86
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Aisha

Massachusetts

4.75/5  rDev +3%

01-12-2014 16:11:46 | More by Aisha
Trappist Westvleteren 12 (XII) from Brouwerij Westvleteren (Sint-Sixtusabdij van Westvleteren)
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