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Grimbergen Dubbel - Brouwerij Alken-Maes

Grimbergen DubbelGrimbergen Dubbel

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BA SCORE
85
very good

764 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 764
Reviews: 474
rAvg: 3.78
pDev: 12.7%


Brewed by:
Brouwerij Alken-Maes visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Dubbel |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 09-11-2001)
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HopHead29

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4.18/5  rDev +10.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured into Grimbergen Chalice served at recommended temp between 45 and 55 degrees Fahrenheit so I went with 50

We got a deep dark red/brown crystal clear color here with a nice tan head. leaves only a few little circlets and rings of lacing on the glass

taste is of sweet toffee and chewy candy with some raisin like fruits to accompany it. then some sweet strawberry fondue chocolate goin' on there as well.

Serving type: bottle

02-04-2010 09:58:06 | More by HopHead29
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Grimbergen Dubbel from Brouwerij Alken-Maes
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