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Palm / Palm Speciale - Brouwerij Palm NV

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Ratings: 923
Reviews: 269
rAvg: 3.31
pDev: 16.92%
Wants: 12
Gots: 119 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
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Style | ABV
Belgian Pale Ale |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 05-04-2002

ABV 5.1 to 5.4%
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3.25/5  rDev -1.8%

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3.69/5  rDev +11.5%

Pours a clear yellow/orange with a fizzy head that doesn't leave trails down the glass. The smell was very clean with some malt and yeast scents but nothing too overpowering. The taste was well balanced between sweet malt and bitter hops with some bread flavors from the yeast. Overall a very decent beer that does everything well enough.

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3.5/5  rDev +5.7%

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3.75/5  rDev +13.3%

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3.08/5  rDev -6.9%

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3.25/5  rDev -1.8%

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3.44/5  rDev +3.9%

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4.52/5  rDev +36.6%

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3.5/5  rDev +5.7%

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1.25/5  rDev -62.2%

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3.75/5  rDev +13.3%

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2.75/5  rDev -16.9%

A better version of Heineken. Still not all that good but totally drinkable.

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3.25/5  rDev -1.8%

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4/5  rDev +20.8%

Yummy in my tummy

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3.24/5  rDev -2.1%

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3/5  rDev -9.4%

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3.75/5  rDev +13.3%

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3.42/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured into a Gulden Draak tulip. Pours a medium bronze amber with a thin patchy white head that leaves a thick ring around the glass and light patchy lacing. Aroma of bready and caramel malt, light overripe stone fruit, Belgian yeast, a hint of toffee. Flavor is a lighter version of the aroma with a similar mixture of flavors, but rather attenuated. Light to medium bodied. Hits all the notes for a Belgian pale, but the flavor is light and rather bland with the semi-sweet malt dominating the fruit flavors despite being light itself. I'll hope this is an old bottle, else this is one of the more underwhelming Belgians I've tasted. Satisfactory, with no off-notes, but nothing I'd ever try again.

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3.5/5  rDev +5.7%

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3.25/5  rDev -1.8%

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4/5  rDev +20.8%

Started enjoying this beer while earning my MBA at the Cloverleaf Tavern in Caldwell, NJ. This is a nice light and refreshing beer with plenty of flavor but not overpowering

Palm / Palm Speciale from Brouwerij Palm NV
76 out of 100 based on 923 ratings.