Pannepot Reserva | De Struise Brouwers

Pannepot ReservaPannepot Reserva
BA SCORE
94.5%
Liked This Beer
4.31 w/ 1,157 ratings
Pannepot ReservaPannepot Reserva
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
De Struise Brouwers
Belgium
struise.com

Style: Quadrupel (Quad)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 04-02-2007

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#545
Reviews:
388
Ratings:
1,157
Liked:
1,093
Avg:
4.31/5
pDev:
8.82%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
133
Gots:
231
Trade:
19
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 1,157 |  Reviews: 388
Photo of Gonzoillini
4.72/5  rDev +9.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of CoreyC
4.57/5  rDev +6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.75

2010 consumed April 2016
A - Brown with a reddish hue, effervescent head
S - stone fruit - plums raisons
T - Delicious. So smooth and sweet with strong plum/prune/raison flavors.
M - Nice slightly sticky
O - Just delicious

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Photo of andpit
4.97/5  rDev +15.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of Angerhaus
4.31/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of mklisz
4.19/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of DoubleSimcoe
3.62/5  rDev -16%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.5

2010 bottle consumed on March 22 2016.

Pours good and looks great, with a hefty head that lasts for a while and some lacing.

Smells like raisins, flowers, sugar and countryside. A quad, yes, but a lot more nuanced/smooth.

The taste follows the nose, with dark fruit, figs, pureed dates, sweetness and a tad of freshly-licked oak.

Unfortunately the mouthfeel is shot and gone; watery-thin, oxidated and damaging to the quality of the beer overall.

Overall this brew is nice enough and rather drinkable for the ABV, but it falls way short of the expectactions.

I would assume that drinking this fresh(er) would be advisable.

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Photo of Antyk
4.34/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of JackieKu
4.57/5  rDev +6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.75

330ml bottle. 2010 vintage. Bottled on 2014-11.

A: Hazy dark brown. Poured 1.5 fingers high of head.
S: Caramel, toffee, and oak. Hints of raspberry. Quite aromatic.
T: Toffee and chocolate. Medium sweetness. Low bitterness. Hints of vanilla aftertaste.
M: Full body. Moderate carbonation.
O: Perfect. I cannot get wrong for this beer. The best thing is it's easy to be obtained with fair price.

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Photo of Caseyk1088
4.76/5  rDev +10.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of ZethOfTheNorth
4/5  rDev -7.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of ernieb
4.29/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of dougbreathe
3.87/5  rDev -10.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of amano_h
4.47/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of JackRWatkins
3.13/5  rDev -27.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Gonna be a short review on this one. Pannepot reserve 2010 in bottle at the church key dc. It was very smooth and mellow, perhaps too mellow, a bit roasty, no real bitterness to speak of, in short...ehh it's okay, just okay, that's it

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Photo of chrismattlin
3.94/5  rDev -8.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Tele
4.56/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Serving Type: Bottle (2010)
Consumed: 12.29.15

A: 4.75 Pours very dark brown, almost black, with a one-inch tan head. Head lasts about three minutes and leaves some lace in the glass.

S: 4.25 Fairly mild aromas of vanilla, cherries, toffee, cinnamon, clove, brown sugar, and a hint of damp oak.

T: 4.75 Really well executed and strong quad flavors. Lots of Belgian yeast and eaters with a nice, bold roasted malt quality. The oak adds a surprising amount of vanilla. Dark berries and a bit of dark chocolate and coconut linger on the finish.

M: 4.5 Great body and carbonation with a slightly dry finish. Very drinkable.

O: 4.5 This is a really great quad with bold flavors. Stays true to more traditional beers, but the oak transforms this into something new and interesting.

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Photo of Johncnh
4.23/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Catalin90
4.88/5  rDev +13.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of CSO
4.31/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of polloenfuego
4.34/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

2010 vintage, enjoyed in December 2015.

This beer poured murky dark brown, with very little head present. What head was present quickly became a thin ring of bubbles along the top of the beer. The smell is where this beer picks up the pace, all of those deep dark fruit scents one usually associates with a big quad, along with the oak that melds in to give it an almost sultry smell. The taste is a continuation of the smell, and the dark fruits are joined by vanilla and some wine qualities, and then the oak is there again. This is quite enjoyable. The feel is medium, with a slightly above low amount of carbonation. This beer is smooth.

A very nice beer for sipping on a cool December afternoon, I only wish I had more, or at least easy access to more.

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Photo of Stillmakingnoise
4.16/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of brewskis
4.26/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

2010 vintage. Poured out of a 11.2 oz. bottle in December 2015.

Pours a murky dark brown with a finger of a dark tan head.

Aroma consists of prunes, raisins, black cherry, chocolate, light roasted malt, oak, vinous (oxidation?), carmel, and light vanilla.

Taste has undergone some oxidation which bring some vinous (grape-like) qualities, but it does not detract from the beer. Get prune, raisin, black cherry, date, chocolate, brown sugar, molasses, light roast, and light oak. Extremely smooth at this point.

Medium body. Smooth carbonation and creamy. Sticky finish.

This has aged wonderfully. Although oxidation has somewhat set in at this point, it adds to the complexity of the beer in my opinion. Pannepot is one of my favorite quads and the addition of oak definitely doesn't hurt.

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Photo of ChrisMyhre
4.24/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of MonkeyBread
4.14/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Mesch
4.5/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pannepot Reserva from De Struise Brouwers
Beer rating: 94.5% out of 100 with 1,157 ratings
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