Don De Dieu | Unibroue

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4.15/5
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2,901 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Unibroue
Quebec, Canada
unibroue.com

Style: Belgian Strong Pale Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by Todd on 12-06-2000

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#1,503
Reviews:
1,316
Ratings:
2,901
pDev:
10.36%
Bros Score:
4.24
 
 
Wants:
176
Gots:
405
Trade:
2
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Ratings: 2,901 |  Reviews: 1,316
Photo of ctmiami
4.35/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

To me this is a great Belgian Style Triple Wheat ale. The complexity of flavors is really good. The aromas hard to tell just that is good. I get all kinds of dry fruits aromas and tastes

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Photo of rjd722
4.25/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of BigIslandfarmer
4/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of rmregan20
4.3/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Photo of thwinger
4.89/5  rDev +17.8%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Orange color with BEAUTIFUL perfect head of white foam. One of the prettiest beers I've seen. Would give a 6/5 on appearance if I could. Pleasant, yet somewhat plain scent consisting of yeasty, sweet fruit notes. Lovely taste! Sweet, malty goodness finishes with a nutty, earthy bite. Mouthfeel is crisp yet full with a light body and clean finish. One of my top 5 beers I've ever tasted, easily.

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Photo of KGilmour
3.99/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Poljazz22
4.03/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of WildMaverick1200
4.2/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 5 | overall: 4

Cloudy, yellow looks with tons of short-lived foam. Smells of malts, banana, syrup. The taste is that sweet and mildly sour combo I expect from sours and stronger pale ales. Biased towards the sweet end, but there is enough crispness to balance things a bit. There is a very pleasant bread-like character, probably from the suspended yeast. Plenty of carbonation. Gentle finish, thick body and deceptively easy to drink, like a Duvel. Another great brew from La Fin du Monde.

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Photo of runeatdrink
3.94/5  rDev -5.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of sbuck
3.87/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of scottyshades
4.05/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Jeff_El_Jefe
3.88/5  rDev -6.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

orange appearance. goes down smooth. tastes a lot like the orange ice cream bar with the white cream underneath. for that reason, it would not be my go-to beer, but i wouldn't mind drinking it every now and then

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Photo of cuvtcuv
4.14/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of DanGeo
3.9/5  rDev -6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of detgfrsh
4.19/5  rDev +1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

12oz bottle marked best by 11/25/19. Pours a cloudy orange with a finger of white head. Smells of spices and yeast. Medium feel with decent carbonation. Dry and sharp taste with banana, clove, and wheat flavors. Some lingering warmth. A bit harsher than some of their other beers, but still very good.

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Photo of _nickg_
4.27/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of SGR1220
4/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of FriedSlug
4.25/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

An orange gold beer with an off white head that leaves a few spots of lacing. The aroma is apples and white grapes with banana cloves and fruity yeast. Tastes like it smells with grape and apple with a finish of banana, clove and spices. A little peppery but sweet. Slight bitter finish. It is delicious.

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Photo of Craig-er
4.26/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

On a hot New England night with Margarita pizza this is supurb.
Wonderful flavor, Smell and taste. You can not taste the alcohol.

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Photo of Jsalz21
3.77/5  rDev -9.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of rangerred
4.32/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of pro45
4.34/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Cloudy yellow/gold. Pear and green apple on the nose. Some alcohol. Taste is sweet candied pear, burnt sugar, apples, pineapple. Dry and good carbo. This one is a good sipper and the taste profile amplifies as it warms. A real treat. I like the fact that the yeast is not dominating. A great SBPA.

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Photo of justme
4.13/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of crux
3.15/5  rDev -24.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Pleasant nose, with a citrus and yeast smell. Head was moderate, not insubstantial but not enough to please. I found the taste not utterly lacking but not strong or even particularly rememberable. Notes of spicy yeast and citrus in the aftertaste, but overall mellow and lacking, with no particular punch. Not one of my favorites of Unibroue.

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Photo of dvmin98
4/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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Don De Dieu from Unibroue
Beer rating: 4.15 out of 5 with 2,901 ratings
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