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Gulden Draak (Dark Triple) - Brouwerij Van Steenberge N.V.

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Gulden Draak (Dark Triple)Gulden Draak (Dark Triple)

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

2,930 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

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Ratings: 2,930
Reviews: 1,199
rAvg: 4.23
pDev: 11.35%
Wants: 152
Gots: 233 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Van Steenberge N.V. visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Dark Ale |  10.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 12-19-2001)
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IronDjinn

Alberta (Canada)

4.13/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

From a 330 ml brown Belgian stubby bottle coated in white enamel. Pours out a cloudy opaque brown, short frothy beige head that settles to a very thin cap.

Aroma of burnt toffee, raisins,plums, caramel, molasses and brown sugar.

Intense rich flavours of toffee, molasses, dark dried fruit, carmelized sugar, sweet plum and grape, some espresso in the finish. Quite complex. Alcohol warmth is present throughout, but soft and rounded, no real bite.

Soft rounded texture, medium-light mouthfeel, very little carbonation. A bit watery considering the style and abv.

This is a beer greater than the sum of its parts, it falls a bit short in some areas but makes up for it where it excels. A very tasty, very drinkable high alcohol Belgian ale, perfect for pairing with food as well.

Serving type: bottle

07-26-2010 23:07:35 | More by IronDjinn
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Gulden Draak (Dark Triple) from Brouwerij Van Steenberge N.V.
94 out of 100 based on 2,930 ratings.