Chimay Première (Red) | Bières de Chimay

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Chimay Première (Red)Chimay Première (Red)
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Bières de Chimay
Belgium
chimay.be

Style: Dubbel

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
This copper-colored ale boasts flavors of apricots, brown sugar and nutmeg. Brewed since 1982, Chimay Première is the first beer ever produced by the Trappist monks of Notre-Dame de Scourmont Abbey in Belgium.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 11-20-2000

BEER STATS
Ratings:
4,864
Reviews:
1,693
Avg:
4.1
pDev:
10.98%
 
 
Wants:
297
Gots:
1,009
For Trade:
5
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look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Appearance - Yellow-brownish color, somewhat cloudy. Amazing look, good 1 inch head.

Smell - Malty sweet smell , resiny. Very clean aroma.

Taste - Amazingly built smell, great flavor. The ingredients are very balanced.

Mouthfeel - Smooth feel, well built. The afterflavor is intense and good.

Overall - Great beer, you must at least try trappist beers and this is a safe choice.

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Chimay Première (Red) from Bières de Chimay
4.1 out of 5 based on 4,864 ratings.
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