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Brunette - Brouwerij Van Steenberge N.V.

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Ratings: 5
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.66
pDev: 11.2%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Van Steenberge N.V. visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Dubbel |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Jason on 02-22-2004)
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Photo of mattfancett
3.25/5  rDev -11.2%

mattfancett, Aug 27, 2014
Photo of JamLand
3.75/5  rDev +2.5%

JamLand, Jul 03, 2013
Photo of dnichols
4.35/5  rDev +18.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

I poured an ittty bitty 25 ml capped bottle into a chalice.

A: It poured a brownish red body with a massive three finger sticky head that supported a solid dense lacing that lingered longer than expected.

S: It smelled of dark roasted sweet malts with dark fruits (raisins and plums) and chocolate.

T: It had a rich toasted malt flavor that tasted like rich milk chocolate accented by raisins and almonds. It was well balanced and a joy to drink.

M: It was medium to full bodied with a sweet front and clean finish.

D: This was a nice rich dubbel that was easy to drink. It started sweet and ended clean with little aftertaste. I will enjoy this brew again and again.

dnichols, Dec 30, 2007
Photo of thierrynantes
3.73/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Beer bottle (33cl), tasted in 1999.
Appearance: Mahogany, limpid (yeast), well saturated, brown foam tight and tenacious
Smell: Smell fresh, aromatic, deep malty, slightly soft, fruity caramel and yeast.
Taste and mouthfeel: Taste balanced and soft, less bitter, subtly spicy (alcohol).
Drinkability: Good strong beer

Review added 11-11-2007, translated from french 1-30-2008.

thierrynantes, Nov 11, 2007
Photo of janubio
3.23/5  rDev -11.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

25 cl.bottle. Pours a big head that leaves a creamy lace. Ruby brown colour with red shades holing it to the light. Aroma of pie, vanilla, licorice, roasted notes and chocolate. Flavour is roasted but sweet, though a bit watery. Mouth of chocolate, licorice, raisins. Better than its sister Blondine in my opinion, but nothing very special. Nice drink if you have the chance, though.

janubio, Aug 07, 2007
Brunette from Brouwerij Van Steenberge N.V.
- out of 100 based on 5 ratings.