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Brasserie Des Rocs Triple Impériale - Brasserie de l'Abbaye des Rocs s.a.

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BA SCORE
93
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420 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 420
Reviews: 332
rAvg: 4.19
pDev: 11.93%
Wants: 27
Gots: 15 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Brasserie de l'Abbaye des Rocs s.a. visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Dark Ale |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: TheLongBeachBum on 11-14-2004)
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BenSelf

Alabama

4.5/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

This beer pours up a deep, reddish brown and has a big fluffy, lingering head. The aroma is brown sugar, roasted malt, and prunes. The taste really delivers what you'd expect for a Belgian special dark... it's very big. Lots of raisin and sweet malt, light breadiness, plums, and some other estery fruit flavors including apple. Drinking this beer is like eating the best fruit cake you can imagine; and I mean that in the best possible way. Mouthfeel is thick, almost syrupy and conveys the flavor very well. Definitely a beer for the holidays.

Serving type: bottle

08-02-2009 19:01:31 | More by BenSelf
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3.75/5  rDev -10.5%

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04-29-2014 22:11:30 | More by Lynn
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4.5/5  rDev +7.4%

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3.54/5  rDev -15.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a 750mL bottle into a Koningshoeven chalice. Best before 10/05/14 (10 May?).

A: Light burnished copper. Light white head with good lacing.

S: Caramel sugar. Apples and pears. Hint of phenol and spice.

T/M: Thinnish and odd. Vanilla. Pear. Can't taste the strength at all. The taste is so brief as to be ephemeral. Aftertaste is lightly sour.

O: It's good, but too strange to great. Maybe I got a strange bottle. Would try again, if not soon.

Serving type: bottle

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Poured into a snifter

A: Light brown with a tan one-finger head that dissipates into tiny bubbles. Frothy lacing.

S: Bourbon, nutty, earthy, rum, sugar, caramel. Bring it on.

T: Follows nose. Smooth as hell. Nutty, dark fruits, malts and caramel. Love it. The 10% kicks in with gusto.

M: Medium with frothy carbonation.

O: A great celebration drink. I would say it's my favorite of the 3 des Rocs I've tried, but I love them all equally. Highly recommended for Belgian brew fans.

Serving type: bottle

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Brasserie Des Rocs Triple Impériale from Brasserie de l'Abbaye des Rocs s.a.
93 out of 100 based on 420 ratings.