Straffe Hendrik Heritage
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan

Straffe Hendrik HeritageStraffe Hendrik Heritage
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Style:
Quadrupel (Quad)
Ranked #12
ABV:
11%
Score:
94
Ranked #1,036
Avg:
4.33 | pDev: 8.31%
Reviews:
53
Ratings:
219
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Wants
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Gots
  74
SCORE
94
Outstanding
Straffe Hendrik HeritageStraffe Hendrik Heritage
Notes: Oak Aged version of Straffe Hendrik Quadrupel.
Reviews: 53 | Ratings: 219 | Log in to view all ratings and sort
Reviews by janubio:
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janubio from Spain

4.92/5  rDev +13.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Review for the 2017 edition. Botle bought at Las Buenas Pulgas, served at home in a Fantome glasss, the most I found at home to a Straffe Hendrik one.
Dark brown colour, small head with short retention, tiny lacing.
Aroma is spectacular, whisky, chocolate, cake, vanilla, dried fruits, brown sugar, spices.
Medium to full body, creamy texture, normal carbonation, sweeet finish.
Taste is just as spectacular as the aroma.
A masterpiece.
Review from 2015 edition:
75 cl. corked bottle from Las Buenas Pulgas, served at home in a Straffe Hendrik glass.
Dark brown colour, off white medium head that last all the whilevery good Brussels lacing.
Aroma of raisins, plums, vanillal, chocolate, molasses, brandy, sugar candy.
Full body, dense creamy texture, good carbonation. Sweet but alcoholic finish.
Taste follows the aroma.
Rich, complex. Excelent.

Apr 29, 2020
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LightnerLiquorKS from Kansas

4.53/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.75

Jan 10, 2015
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dcmchew from Romania

4.58/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Jan 11, 2016
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byronic from Canada (ON)

4.49/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Nov 05, 2017
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dannycohen62 from Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Mar 11, 2018
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Bier4all from Florida

4.75/5  rDev +9.7%

Jun 21, 2014
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ryannosaurus from Arizona

4.88/5  rDev +12.7%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

2013 bottle # 40052 poured to tulip

Pours opaque dark brown. One finger or creamy mocha color head stays on for the long haul

Aroma is hot boozey raisen with oak lurking

Booze, oak and raisen also strike in the flavor, backed with subtle notes of chocolate, plum and vanilla. Not overly sweet nor malty... rare in a quad.

Mouthfeel is lush but not syrupy, CO2 hanging around to liven it up to the bottom of the glass

Overall, I'm not sure I've had a better quad... excellent now, and with this profile it could easily age longer. If I see any more bottles of this, I might buy 'em all.

Jan 27, 2016
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jlivings757 from Virginia

4.75/5  rDev +9.7%

Dec 13, 2013
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sia478 from Washington

4/5  rDev -7.6%

Jan 10, 2014
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BlackBeerPirate from Illinois

4.43/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Taste: complex, dark fruit, licorice, brown bread, spicy earthy notes, malty, woody boozy finish. Same with the nose. Dark Brown hue, semi clear, Nice refine cake foam, and nice lace. Medium/full body. Went well with the cheese we had.

Oct 29, 2020
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Hayley_86 from Netherlands

4/5  rDev -7.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

May 20, 2017
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epyon396 from Pennsylvania

4.01/5  rDev -7.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

May 06, 2015
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Zekenyce from New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev -1.8%

Aug 30, 2014
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mmilyko from Nevada

4.25/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Apr 11, 2021
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DOCRW from Washington

4.49/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Mar 06, 2015
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Eltrandos from France

4.35/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Aug 16, 2019
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JerseyHopHead from California

4/5  rDev -7.6%

May 26, 2014
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ItsYourBoyBlue from Washington

4.25/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Nov 16, 2015
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AleHunter805 from California

4.18/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Mar 02, 2015
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juancho from New York

4.5/5  rDev +3.9%

Mar 18, 2014
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HopBelT from Belgium

4.53/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Nov 22, 2015
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brpendergast85 from District of Columbia

4/5  rDev -7.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Jan 13, 2017
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boudeysbigbrew from California

4.33/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Oct 25, 2015
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Nichols33 from Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -19.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Apr 03, 2018
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JOldewurtel from Maryland

4.5/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Jun 19, 2015
Straffe Hendrik Heritage from Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan
Beer rating: 94 out of 100 with 219 ratings