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Palm Dobbel - Brouwerij Palm NV

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BA SCORE
78
okay

31 Ratings
THE BROS
50
awful

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Ratings: 31
Reviews: 15
rAvg: 3.32
pDev: 17.17%
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Palm NV visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Belgian Pale Ale |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: brewdlyhooked13 on 07-01-2003)
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Absumaster

Netherlands

3.25/5  rDev -2.1%

A clear, brown beer with a small head and a small ring of foam sticking to the glass.

Smell is malty with caramel and some woody suggestion.

Taste is malty and caramellic, with a small alcohol burn. More than the normal Palm has. This beer is pretty clean and somewhat boring. There are simply not enough exciting tastes present. There is some maltbitterness and aftertaste is dry and bitter, which is nice. This is not an improvement compared to the normal Palm, the extra alcohol should be more complementing, but is more distracting from the nice malt and caramel profile the normal Palm has.

11-16-2006 17:21:18 | More by Absumaster
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ernie

Russian Federation

4.2/5  rDev +26.5%

Nice amber color with a shade of red. Medium carbonation, very small yellowish head, modest lace.

Smell is malty-fruity with a hint of apricot, pear and blackberry.

Start is malty, fresh, a bit acidic. Body full, rounded. Taste very rich, malts and fruit beautifully mixed. Hops in the finish, completing the picture. Mouthfeel sticky somehow, but OK. Aftertaste long, reminiscent of good complex wine.

Nice beer. When you see it, try it.

07-03-2006 04:19:00 | More by ernie
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Redteketed

Netherlands

3.5/5  rDev +5.4%

Copper colored beer, slightly darker then Palm Speciale. Good head, leaving a ring. A sweet malty sense, some bittersweet taste with some hop.
Normal carbonated driest body, little hop/ spice in the aftertaste.

A nice beer for a Belgian pale ale, but I prefer Palm Speciale.

02-17-2006 22:28:30 | More by Redteketed
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Stormbeard

Belgium

3.48/5  rDev +4.8%

25 ml dark bottle with christmas stars
Red copper coloured beer served in a tulip sized glass with white head
taste: caramel, little malt and fruit with bitter aftertaste
Like a palm special It was to muffy

To conclude: better than a regular palm but i'm still not a great fan

11-23-2005 16:31:55 | More by Stormbeard
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paterlodie

Belgium

1.7/5  rDev -48.8%

BB08-10-05. Hardly any foam comes out of this brew, poored in vertically and still hardly any head that has a yeloww color. Brew is amber and clear. Nose is oxidised, sweet and muffy. Litle alcoholic but no freshness at all. taste is like water, hardly any taste only litle (bad)maltyness and musty with litle alcohol and sugar. This one has nothing in it and mouthfeel is like sparkling water. How can anybody drink this. As bad as the regular( and dunno what the differance is).

06-07-2005 13:17:52 | More by paterlodie
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Todd

Colorado

2.03/5  rDev -38.9%

Notes from the 2002 Kerstbierfestival, Essen, Belgium.

Apparently one of the more popular Christmas beers in Belgium. Brewed since 1947.

Dark orange-y / amber. No head. Flat. Warm urine aroma. Touch of herbal. Dry, light-bodied, with a very weak malt character and sweetness. Very tea-like with yeast and herbal notes. Grainy and full of tannins in the finish.

Not impressed.

10-12-2003 22:17:12 | More by Todd
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Palm Dobbel from Brouwerij Palm NV
78 out of 100 based on 31 ratings.