Kerstvuur (Pirlot) | De Proefbrouwerij (bvba Andelot)

Kerstvuur (Pirlot)Kerstvuur (Pirlot)
BA SCORE
3.5/5
6 Ratings
Kerstvuur (Pirlot)Kerstvuur (Pirlot)
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
De Proefbrouwerij (bvba Andelot)
Belgium
proefbrouwerij.com

Style: Belgian Strong Dark Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by Phyl21ca on 06-18-2010

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
4
Ratings:
6
pDev:
14.29%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
0
Gots:
1
Trade:
0
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Ratings: 6 |  Reviews: 4
Photo of josanguapo
3.62/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 2 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.5

From cervezasespeciales. In La Trappe chalice. Watching Sons of Anarchy. Fruity. Enjoyable. Not the typical christmas beer. More like a tropical dipa

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Photo of mattfancett
4.05/5  rDev +15.7%

Photo of stcules
2.53/5  rDev -27.7%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

2007 Edition.
Orange hazy appearance, not so whitefoam, decent.
In the smell malt, candy sugar, some ripe fruit, pomegranate. Some spices. Cardamom and ginger.
Definitely sweet in mouth, a lot of spice, cardamom, and some pepper, that makes it almost drinkable.
Again honey notes, orange peel, cinnamon.
In the aftertaste candy sugar,with ripe fruit touches and spices.

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Photo of Mora2000
3.23/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Thanks to bu11zeye for sharing this bottle.

2008 edition. The beer pours a yellow color with a white head. The aroma is citrus fruit, bread and toffee. The flavor is Belgian yeast, orange citrus and some very sugary syrup notes. Very sweet. There is little or no detectable alcohol, despite the beer clocking in at 9 percent. Medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

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Photo of Sammy
3.85/5  rDev +10%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

2008 edition. Mixed feelings on this, poureda lot of yeasty foam and had good aromas of fruity yeast and some spices. However the fragments of reddish pieces were disconcerting. Creamy mouthfeel. Drinkable, strong, above average carbonation. Some lemon.

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Photo of Phyl21ca
3.7/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Bottle: Poured a hazy dirty amber color ale with a large foamy head with good retention and some lacing. Aroma consists of candi sugar with typical Belgian malt base. Taste is a bit heavy ion the candi sugar with a solid malt base though nothing that really stands out. Body is quite full with limited filtration and good carbonation with no apparent alcohol. Well done though hardly stands out from the packs of Belgian Strong ales

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Kerstvuur (Pirlot) from De Proefbrouwerij (bvba Andelot)
Beer rating: 3.5 out of 5 with 6 ratings
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