Poiluchette Brune Cuvée Du Château | Brouwerij Huyghe

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Brewed by:
Brouwerij Huyghe
Belgium
delirium.be

Style: Belgian Strong Dark Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.50%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by brewdlyhooked13 on 03-01-2005

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
3
Reviews:
2
Avg:
3.23
pDev:
20.74%
 
 
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Ratings: 3 |  Reviews: 2
Reviews by thierrynantes:
Photo of thierrynantes
3.73/5  rDev +15.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Beer bottle (33 cl.) purchased from V&B Rezé, and tasted in 2012.

Appearance : deep red brown color, with tan foamy head.
Smell : fruity aromas.
Taste and mouthfeel : roasted malty and caramel flavours, with notes of spices.
Drinkability : a good beer in the style Belgian Strong Dark Ale.

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Photo of Antyk
3.88/5  rDev +20.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of roblowther
2.41/5  rDev -25.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

Pours a very dark reddish brown with a tan head that leaves a bit of nice lacing. The smell is raisins and chocolate, with a sour note in the background. The taste is bitter and sharp, with a sour finish. Not nearly the sweet malt I expected. The malt comes on a bit later, trying to sweeten the flavor but being overridden by a dusty dry flavor. Not as good as the smell promised, I'm afraid. The mouthfeel is nicely carbonated and silky, but a bit watery for the style. The drinkability is limited by the dryness and sourness. This beer is a bit like its been brewed by someone who has seen pictures of the style. Sorry guys, better luck next beer.

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Poiluchette Brune Cuvée Du Château from Brouwerij Huyghe
3.23 out of 5 based on 3 ratings.
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