Duvel Belgian Golden Ale | Brouwerij Duvel Moortgat NV

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Duvel Belgian Golden AleDuvel Belgian Golden Ale
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4.25/5
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Duvel Belgian Golden AleDuvel Belgian Golden Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Brouwerij Duvel Moortgat NV
Belgium
duvel.be

Style: Belgian Strong Pale Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
A Duvel is still seen as the reference among strong golden ales. Its bouquet is lively and tickles the nose with an element of citrus which even tends towards grapefruit thanks to the use of only the highest-quality hop varieties. This is also reflected in the flavour, which is beautifully balanced with a hint of spiciness. Thanks to its high CO2 content, this beer has a wonderful roundness in the mouth. A Duvel is both the perfect thirst quencher and the ideal aperitif.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 12-06-2000

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#759
Reviews:
2,862
Ratings:
8,025
pDev:
11.76%
Bros Score:
4.75
 
 
Wants:
478
Gots:
1,665
Trade:
5
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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Before everything else, you see a golden and highly carbonated appearance, with a large white neck that imply a refreshing taste. In the smell, you notice delicate spices, that are able to pronounce themselves very well in a relatively strong beer.

The excellent, refreshing taste indicates that this is, indeed, a superb alternative for a Pilsner, with more style, of course. It's a refreshing, albeit strong, beer. Such strength doesn't leave too much space for the hops, but the spices are still there!

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Duvel Belgian Golden Ale from Brouwerij Duvel Moortgat NV
Beer rating: 4.25 out of 5 with 8,025 ratings
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