Bush Ambrée - Brasserie Dubuisson Frères sprl

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BA SCORE
87
very good

600 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 600
Reviews: 399
rAvg: 3.86
pDev: 15.28%
Wants: 20
Gots: 39 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brasserie Dubuisson Frères sprl visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Pale Ale |  12.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Bierman9 on 09-25-2001)
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4.5/5  rDev +16.6%

Pours a hazy orange with a big head that dissipates quickly. Grape scents with a candied scent. Very nice lacing and a great mouthfeel. There isn't too strong of an alcohol taste. This is a definite must buy for a real drinker.

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4/5  rDev +3.6%

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3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

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1/5  rDev -74.1%

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3.25/5  rDev -15.8%

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4.25/5  rDev +10.1%

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2.7/5  rDev -30.1%

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4.72/5  rDev +22.3%

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4.4/5  rDev +14%

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4.5/5  rDev +16.6%

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4.75/5  rDev +23.1%

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4.5/5  rDev +16.6%

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4/5  rDev +3.6%

Photo of Dentist666
3.63/5  rDev -6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

0,33l bottle.
Poured into snifter. Clear orange-amber beer with one finger off-white head. Smell of yeasts, caramel, pale malts, hint of spices. Flavour is rich and alcoholic, warming, semeisweet, malts, yeasts, caramel. Oily, sticky, boozy. Actually, excellent representative of the style.

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3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

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4.5/5  rDev +16.6%

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4/5  rDev +3.6%

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4.75/5  rDev +23.1%

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4/5  rDev +3.6%

Photo of LagerCognoscenti
3.75/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Amber appearance - as the name would lead you to expect. Nice foam and lacing. Not a big head though.

Aroma is of booze, sweetness and some raisins and dark fruits.

Taste is quite syrupy with a bit of typical Belgian yeast. It tastes good but not terribly complex or refined. It has a fairly boozy flavour.

Mouthfeel is medium and a bit sticky.

Overall, an enjoyable Belgian beer with many typical characteristics of a strong Belgian ale. It is classed in the same category as Duvel which is a more complex and better beer to my taste. However, this beer seems to overlap a bit with Belgian strong dark ales such as Chimay blue. I guess an amber ale is halfway between a Duvel and a Chimay blue. Anyway, good but a bit boozy and not amazing in any way

My mark out of a hundred would be 83.

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3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

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3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

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4.75/5  rDev +23.1%

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3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

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3/5  rDev -22.3%

Bush Ambrée from Brasserie Dubuisson Frères sprl
87 out of 100 based on 600 ratings.