St. Bernardus Abt 12 | Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV

9,523 Ratings
St. Bernardus Abt 12St. Bernardus Abt 12

Brewed by:
Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV

Style: Quadrupel (Quad)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by BeerAdvocate on 10-14-2001

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look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

A - A deep, dark brown appearance that poured two fingers of creamy, off white head. There is plenty of retention and lacing, and appears very well carbonated.

S - A complex mix of cloves, dark ripened fruits with notes of raisins, and definite sweet malts.

T & M - Carbonation and cloves greet the palate, before the middle transitions to notes of dark, ripened fruits and brown sugar. The finish is sweet, and warming courtesy of the 10% ABV, but balanced extremely well.

O - Complex, boozy and incredibly balanced. This brew is well deserving of its reputation. This beer is an indulgence, an excellent all night sipper or night cap, and quite possible the best beer I've had. A classic that I'll go back to again, and again!.

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St. Bernardus Abt 12 from Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV
4.42 out of 5 based on 9,523 ratings.
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