Chimay Grande Réserve (Blue) | Bières de Chimay

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95
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7,753 Ratings
Chimay Grande Réserve (Blue)Chimay Grande Réserve (Blue)
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Bières de Chimay
Belgium
chimay.be

Style: Belgian Strong Dark Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Originally brewed as a Christmas beer in 1948, this dark ale has rich flavors of mulling spices and caramel, with a smooth palate and warming finish.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 10-22-2001

BEER STATS
Ratings:
7,753
Reviews:
2,363
Avg:
4.28
pDev:
10.51%
 
 
Wants:
525
Gots:
1,920
For Trade:
17
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Great beer with worldwide distribution.

Pours a dark beer. Has a nice bit of foam forming at the top. Aroma is of chocolate. Taste is very smooth, like chocolate, coffee, not bitter, very well balanced. No trace of alcohol is present. Body is medium.

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Chimay Grande Réserve (Blue) from Bières de Chimay
4.28 out of 5 based on 7,753 ratings.
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