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Reinaert Flemish Wild Ale - De Proefbrouwerij (bvba Andelot)

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Reinaert Flemish Wild AleReinaert Flemish Wild Ale

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BA SCORE
88
very good

551 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 551
Reviews: 305
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 14.62%
Wants: 28
Gots: 39 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
De Proefbrouwerij (bvba Andelot) visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Pale Ale |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: BeerAngel on 04-30-2003

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Thanks to ThirstyBird for the opportunity to try this one. 750ml bottle served in my Gouden Carolus chalice. Poured the color of straw with a skim of white foam around the edges; clarity was murky. Nose was sour apple, oak and ethanol at the back. Taste consistent with nose, but much more muted. Mouthfeel was light and effervescent with a dry finish. Easy drinking, but not much of a wild element per se. That being said, I really enjoyed this brew and am looking forward to try other offerings from this brewer.

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Lots of apple forward. Fantastic balance no alcohol residual flavors whatsoever. Very crisp clean and refreshing.

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A: straw yellow, very opaque. nice white head with a great retention rate. gorgeous lacing.

S: huge sours, sweet yet tart citrus, mostly lemons. some cotton candy.

T: not as much funk as expected. great slightly tart citrus. cotton candy, green apples, and light spices.

M: mild bodied. solid carbonation level. a lot of zip to this one.

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A- Poured into a snifter... starts with a finger thick bone white head that disappears pretty quickly but leaves behind a nice trail of lacing. Beer is a cloudy light amber color

S- Interesting. Smells very much like champagne with a wild yeasty twist

T- Pretty dry. Pretty similar to the smell... starts out dry and champagney. Finishes with a hint of wild yeast sweetnees

M- Light body with light carbonation

D- I forget what I payed for this one, but I liked it alot... it was worth whatever I paid for it to me. The high abv is very hidden so be careful. To style, I would say it doesn't quite taste where it should be... but I'm not a fan of Belgian Strong Pale Ales but if they all tasted similar to this one I'd change my opinion... enjoy

CHEERS!!

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Reinaert Flemish Wild Ale from De Proefbrouwerij (bvba Andelot)
88 out of 100 based on 551 ratings.