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

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

2,961 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

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Ratings: 2,961
Reviews: 1,199
rAvg: 4.23
pDev: 11.35%
Wants: 155
Gots: 240 | 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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jerryjeff

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4.43/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Aroma
Nice and spicy in character, getting hints of raisin, fig, and clove maybe with the malt scents intermixed.

Mouthfeel
Medium in carbonation, a bit of oiliness on the palette remains.

Appearance
Pours to medium dark amber with some reddishness. Not much in way of initial head from pour, but what is there is hanging around and lacing a bit (poured to chimay goblet).

Taste
An almost brandyish character, the alcohol is fairly well hidden in there (10.2% abv) with some slight warming. Some clove in the taste maybe, and there is some residual malt but not too much sweetness.

Drinkability
I really, really like this. I don't know how many I'd want at a sitting though, it's a beer to drink slowly and taste fully.

Overall
This stuff is really great, one of my favorites I've had recently.

Serving type: bottle

07-11-2011 02:28:01 | More by jerryjeff
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Gulden Draak (Dark Triple) from Brouwerij Van Steenberge N.V.
94 out of 100 based on 2,961 ratings.