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Augustijn Brune - Brouwerij Van Steenberge N.V.

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BA SCORE
85
very good

181 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 181
Reviews: 58
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 10.26%
Wants: 2
Gots: 11 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Van Steenberge N.V. visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Belgian Dark Ale |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: ThaCreep on 04-20-2010)
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BeerForMuscle

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

07-31-2013 02:16:25 | More by BeerForMuscle
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WOLFGANG

South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

07-31-2013 02:04:22 | More by WOLFGANG
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ScaryEd

New Hampshire

3.25/5  rDev -14.5%

07-30-2013 01:39:53 | More by ScaryEd
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chinchill

South Carolina

4.19/5  rDev +10.3%

Poured from 33 cl bottle into a Corendonk snifter.
A: Pours dark reddish-brown with 1/2 inch light tan head. Excellent retention and a nice coat of lacing left on the glass with each tip.
S: Lightly sweet and very fruity with some bready malt.
T: Flavorful with sweet and bitter in about equal measure. Nicely fruity with dark fruit (raisins, figs), plums, caramel, dark bread, molasses, and light spices.
M: Medium-full body. Very smooth. Soft, medium carbonation.
O: Excellent but short of world class.

07-11-2013 23:25:03 | More by chinchill
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BMan33

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +5.3%

06-28-2013 00:53:46 | More by BMan33
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jrfehon33

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +5.3%

06-27-2013 00:02:21 | More by jrfehon33
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petermethot

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

06-26-2013 01:22:40 | More by petermethot
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rjholcomb

California

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

06-21-2013 11:37:11 | More by rjholcomb
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KevinSP

Ontario (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

06-19-2013 20:56:12 | More by KevinSP
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rrski198

Georgia

3.26/5  rDev -14.2%

A: Brilliant orange and light brown color. Quite impressive. The head came and went so quick, it was off white.

S: Great roasted caramel scent. Slight alcohol spiciness. Dark fruits, plum and raisin.

T: metallic, roasted caramel malt. Again for only 7%, the alcohol is prevalent.

M: watery, slight hop bitterness. For me the metallic flavor lingers to long and the beer leaves me wanting more dried fruit and malt.

O: nothing I would club baby seals to find again. Glad I tried it, but it was not amazing.

06-01-2013 01:59:27 | More by rrski198
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Luiz0930

California

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

05-31-2013 05:51:30 | More by Luiz0930
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Mervjahn

Minnesota

4/5  rDev +5.3%

05-24-2013 11:55:59 | More by Mervjahn
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desint

Belgium

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

05-24-2013 11:19:10 | More by desint
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JJStorm

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

05-23-2013 03:28:37 | More by JJStorm
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dmorgan310

Panama

4/5  rDev +5.3%

05-17-2013 01:38:13 | More by dmorgan310
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Janeinma

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +5.3%

05-13-2013 23:17:55 | More by Janeinma
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Stugotzo

Florida

4/5  rDev +5.3%

05-07-2013 21:41:51 | More by Stugotzo
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quirk6

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

05-03-2013 01:43:33 | More by quirk6
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schopenhauerale

British Columbia (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

05-01-2013 00:02:46 | More by schopenhauerale
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NilocRellim

Minnesota

3.45/5  rDev -9.2%

Beer poured from a bottle.

Beer poured a murky brown colour. Very light aroma of chocolate malt and slightly figgy. Tasted sweet belgian yeasts with a little malt. Not bad, but not much to it. Very drinkable, especially for an 8% abv.

Would I buy this beer again? Probably not, but maybe...

04-25-2013 05:15:21 | More by NilocRellim
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mwilbur

Minnesota

4.09/5  rDev +7.6%

Poured from 33 cL bottle into snifter.
A: Pours a coppery-brown with 1/2 inch light tan head. Decent retention. Faint lacing.
S: Sweet caramel malt, figs (and other dark dried fruit), clove, cinnamon, bready yeast, and a hint of cola.
T: Nice strong dark dried fruit (raisins, figs), caramel malt backbone, molasses, hint of heavy cream, and fairly predominant spices (clove, cinnamon).
M: Sweet with a strong body. ABV lends itself to fortifying the body and yet the beer ends up drinking easier than the 7% would suggest.
D: A nice drinking brew. Solid for style.

04-21-2013 03:56:11 | More by mwilbur
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browniewithnuts

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +18.4%

04-18-2013 20:07:14 | More by browniewithnuts
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soxandbeer

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +18.4%

04-11-2013 14:34:33 | More by soxandbeer
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grahamboudreaux

Tennessee

4/5  rDev +5.3%

03-23-2013 06:00:17 | More by grahamboudreaux
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shick1

Ohio

4.75/5  rDev +25%

03-11-2013 16:00:33 | More by shick1
Augustijn Brune from Brouwerij Van Steenberge N.V.
85 out of 100 based on 181 ratings.