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

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

4,613 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 4,613
Reviews: 1,612
rAvg: 4.61
pDev: 8.89%
Wants: 2,853
Gots: 1,318 | FT: 100
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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AlienSwineFlu

Ohio

4/5  rDev -13.2%

08-23-2014 19:57:13 | More by AlienSwineFlu
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Moses_Malone

District of Columbia

4.5/5  rDev -2.4%

08-23-2014 14:45:35 | More by Moses_Malone
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gshak

Texas

5/5  rDev +8.5%

08-23-2014 14:35:12 | More by gshak
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seec

Oklahoma

4.72/5  rDev +2.4%

08-23-2014 04:03:20 | More by seec
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smallberries

California

4/5  rDev -13.2%

Tasting this beer at all was a convergence of split second timing, vacation angst, and dumb luck. Google led me to the only bar in Brussels that served it, a gorgeous place built in the 1400's I think (and last painted in the 1600's I would wager). Perhaps it was the road weary barmaid or the loco dude siting to my right who was deep into a political debate with someone sitting between us that only he could see, but I hate to say that I was not that impressed. The beer is very complex with deep malty flavors, alcohol forward, caramel and nuts, nice bitterness, but it tasted like every other quad I've ever had. And it was served at what I would call spit-warm cellar temp, which seemed wrong. If I ever find myself in Belgium again, I'm going to the brewery. No more f'ing around, because I believe in second chances.

08-23-2014 00:20:21 | More by smallberries
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Afroman

Pennsylvania

4.4/5  rDev -4.6%

08-23-2014 00:14:15 | More by Afroman
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TheKmac

Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +3%

08-22-2014 16:45:30 | More by TheKmac
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thatoneguymike

Georgia

4.5/5  rDev -2.4%

08-22-2014 02:06:03 | More by thatoneguymike
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BillyRayOSunshne

Georgia

5/5  rDev +8.5%

08-22-2014 01:17:01 | More by BillyRayOSunshne
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ottodyer

Maryland

4.25/5  rDev -7.8%

08-21-2014 21:48:30 | More by ottodyer
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jcjerabek

Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev -7.8%

08-20-2014 21:00:47 | More by jcjerabek
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danielwin

California

5/5  rDev +8.5%

08-20-2014 20:56:02 | More by danielwin
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WestCoastBeerDude

California

4.88/5  rDev +5.9%

08-19-2014 22:26:54 | More by WestCoastBeerDude
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RickMac456

Rhode Island

4.25/5  rDev -7.8%

08-19-2014 21:41:34 | More by RickMac456
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DenverTrev

Colorado

5/5  rDev +8.5%

08-19-2014 21:27:58 | More by DenverTrev
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MarkZ73


4.52/5  rDev -2%

08-19-2014 14:08:03 | More by MarkZ73
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marycraig

Connecticut

4.75/5  rDev +3%

08-19-2014 12:30:32 | More by marycraig
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Anze

Slovenia

4.75/5  rDev +3%

08-19-2014 11:07:32 | More by Anze
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sblanton83

Michigan

4.28/5  rDev -7.2%

08-19-2014 02:51:47 | More by sblanton83
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BenBull3030

Florida

3/5  rDev -34.9%

08-18-2014 22:03:29 | More by BenBull3030
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nathanmiller

Texas

4.5/5  rDev -2.4%

08-18-2014 17:54:23 | More by nathanmiller
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Gasc0igne

Australia

4.25/5  rDev -7.8%

08-18-2014 10:07:35 | More by Gasc0igne
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Blanco

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -13.2%

08-18-2014 01:30:51 | More by Blanco
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DutchcdnTEXAN

Texas

5/5  rDev +8.5%

08-18-2014 00:22:46 | More by DutchcdnTEXAN
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OMsweetOM

California

5/5  rDev +8.5%

08-17-2014 18:43:32 | More by OMsweetOM
Trappist Westvleteren 12 (XII) from Brouwerij Westvleteren (Sint-Sixtusabdij van Westvleteren)
100 out of 100 based on 4,613 ratings.