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

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

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

2,764 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

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Ratings: 2764
Reviews: 1190
rAvg: 4.23
pDev: 11.35%


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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SykDoc

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from a bottle into a tulip. It pours a nice amber brown, that is clear when held to the light. A 1.5 inch light tan head forms and slowly reduces to a nice lacing.

The aroma is primarily a dark fruit/malty goodness. Quite sweet, almost reminds me of bubble gum with just a twitch of sourness.

The taste is again quite sweet, with that caramel malty sweetness, combined with dark fruits. Just a bit of hop bite and a yeasty/bready goodness balancing it out.

The mouthfeel is medium/full bodied. There is a slightly high carbonation that cuts into the sweetness nicely. A crisp and dry tingle at the finish is solid.

Overall, this is a solid beer. A bit sweet for my liking, but solid in each of the components and overall enjoyable.

Serving type: bottle

08-22-2011 03:06:35 | More by SykDoc
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Gulden Draak (Dark Triple) from Brouwerij Van Steenberge N.V.
94 out of 100 based on 2,764 ratings.