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Delirium Noël | Brouwerij Huyghe

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Delirium NoëlDelirium Noël

Brewed by:
Brouwerij Huyghe

Style: Belgian Strong Dark Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.00%

Availability: Winter

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Added by taez555 on 02-03-2002

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On tap at Instant Replay in Canoga Park, CA.

Pours a clear orange-brown with a foamy khaki head that settles to a film on top of the beer. Foamy swaths of lace form around the glass on the drink down. Smell is of malt, brown sugar, fruits, spices, and a slightly tart aroma. Taste is much the same with a mild spice bitterness with each sip. This beer has a good level of carbonation with a crisp mouthfeel. Overall, this is a pretty good beer but the tartness is unexpected even though it works out with the aromas and flavors.

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A - A deep brown with an ivory head , recedes rather quickly.

S - Caramel, cherries and bubblegum. Some alcohol that is harsh on the nose. Candy notes could be more intense.

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M - Medium body with some lively carbonation going on.

O - Not a bad beer, but I can think of a handful of better BSDA's.

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Delirium Noël from Brouwerij Huyghe
Beer rating: 3.88 out of 5 with 1,971 ratings
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