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Nostradamus - Brasserie Caracole

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

745 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 745
Reviews: 490
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 11.08%
Wants: 42
Gots: 43 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brasserie Caracole visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Dark Ale |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 12-19-2001)
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stevecee2003

Florida

4.13/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Served from 750 ml bottle. Deep reds and a nice frothy head.

You get that smell immediately! Sweet. Yeast. Some apples, and I agree with others, some plum and berries in there.

Fruity taste, that may or may not overwhelm your tongue. Then the heavy alcohol comes in. You can't discount that, but the high content is effectively hidden in all the sweetness. This is one complicated, and well crafted beer!

Drinkability is questionable for me. Just SO strong on the alcohol front. Perhaps good for the end of an evening. This is not a "session" beer anyway. But, if you are sitting around with some friends, trying out some GREAT beers, this is certainly one of them.

Serving type: bottle

02-06-2008 05:18:34 | More by stevecee2003
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Nostradamus from Brasserie Caracole
91 out of 100 based on 745 ratings.