St. Bernardus Abt 12 | Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV

9,541 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: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Poured a reddish, mahogany color that moved into the head and gave it an almost purple look.

Smell was full of bready malt, dried grape, raisin, date, and plum like fragrance.

The tastes follow the nose with bread, malts and raisin. Touches of apple and fleeting citrus are towards the back.

Old world taste but oh so good!

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look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

11.2 oz beer was poured into a goblet at the Union Brewhouse.

Appearance: This beer poured a huge white billowy head that is still there. It is a crimson mahogany color with some clarity and bubbles coming up through the glass. Crazy lacing on the glass as the beer was drank

Smell: Bready, malty, boozy alcohol, and spicy.

Taste: bready, boozy, malty, cherries, spicy yeast

Mouthfeel: smooth, medium carbonation, boozy, medium to full bodied, and easy to drink on this cold winter day.

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St. Bernardus Abt 12 from Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV
4.42 out of 5 based on 9,541 ratings.
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