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Slaapmutske Hop Collection | Brouwerij Slaapmutske

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BA SCORE
3.85/5
Very Good
23 Ratings
Slaapmutske Hop CollectionSlaapmutske Hop Collection
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Brouwerij Slaapmutske
Belgium
slaapmutske.be

Style: Belgian Strong Pale Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.00%

Availability: Spring

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by lacqueredmouse on 08-01-2011

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#19,794
Reviews:
3
Ratings:
23
pDev:
15.84%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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A: Poured from a bottle to a tulip glass. Had an amber color and a hazy consistency. There was a big, foamy, long-lasting head. Good lacing.

S: A very fruity aroma, with a good bit of yeast as well.

T: Tasted of hops (a moderate amount), yeast, malt, and light fruits like banana and passionfruit. A light and lively kind of flavor. Complex and tasty.

M: A well-carbonated beer with a slick finish. Medium-bodied.

O: A well made, very easy to drink brew.

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Brewed at De Proef, and dry hopped with East Kent Goldings. They specifically don't call it an IPA, although it's on the verge of being a Belgian IPA in appearance and style. (Also, apparently known as their Anniversary Ale).

Tasted at 't Wagstuuk in Antwerp. Great little bar.

Hazed, deep golden colour. Big, thick, rocky frothy white head, that forms marvelously sticky, clumping lacing. Looks great.

Nose is grainy with amber, lightly coloured notes to it. Hops give a really pleasant touch of sharp passionfruit. Very nice basis of yeast, with that seedy, lively passionfruit notes. Very pleasant.

Taste is crisp and light with sharp, clean hop bitterness through the centre. Very light and amazingly, amazingly drinkable for a beer weighing in at 10%—there's just no hint of it. Crisp, light fruit, sweetness and an almost pilsener-like fresh grain note. Wow. It's maybe the most refreshing 10% ABV brew I've ever had.

Lovely brew. Half strong Belgian pale, half Belgian IPA with a phantom, impossible half of New World pilsener to it. It's perhaps just a bit too sweet, but certainly not boozy or astringent, but really nice characters, and supremely drinkable.

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Slaapmutske Hop Collection from Brouwerij Slaapmutske
Beer rating: 3.85 out of 5 with 23 ratings
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