Charles Quint Rouge / Keizer Karel Robijn | Brouwerij Haacht NV

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Charles Quint Rouge / Keizer Karel RobijnCharles Quint Rouge / Keizer Karel Robijn
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Brouwerij Haacht NV
Belgium
primus.be

Style: Belgian Strong Dark Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by dogfooddog on 10-20-2006

BEER STATS
Ratings:
61
Reviews:
29
Avg:
3.61
pDev:
11.91%
 
 
Wants:
4
Gots:
20
For Trade:
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2.98/5  rDev -17.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

06/24/2017

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Photo of Spezz
3.82/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Photo of SpongeHop
3.52/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

L - no idea. It was poured in the beer's corresponding mug, which was made of clay. Not much head, though, and dissipated quickly.
S & T - breakfast bread-toast spread with some creamy butter and caramel.
F - pleasant, creamy mouthfeel

O - a cold-weather beer, that's for sure. Really roasty, bready, caramelly. Pleasant enough, but nothing special.

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Photo of josanguapo
3.85/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

From Hipercor. In Teku glass. Browsing the web about connecting to MSSQLServer Express. Delicious belgian sugary, but not excessive. Alcohol well hidden, easy to drink, not too much strong. Pleasant to mouth and nose.

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Photo of YvesB
3/5  rDev -16.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Dylan_The_Elder
3.51/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Pours a brown/copper color with an good foamy head that lasts the duration of the beer with good lace.
Aroma of bananas??? Maybe hayloft???
Body is a lighter than expected to mask an 8.5%.
Taste of blood orange, fruit cake, sour cherries, and booze. Not bad.... Grew on me through the pour.
A sweet and boozy/ medicine like after taste.
Not bad. Not great, but better than most local beers, so will have again, for sure.

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Photo of frontalot
4/5  rDev +10.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of jonj
3.44/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of degerrit
4.34/5  rDev +20.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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3.25/5  rDev -10%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Oidmoe
3.5/5  rDev -3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Wanne
3.48/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

It looks very nice, a nice dark red-brown collor with a beige head. Aroma of candy sugar and plums, with a vinous touch. Taste of plums, malts and coffee, again with a vinous accent. Not much in the aftertaste. Very decent beer.

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3.41/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of PlutonowyManiek
3.08/5  rDev -14.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Strong head, beige.
The aroma of sweet, malty, roasted plum, raspberry and a minimum of alcohol.
The taste is slightly bitter, like aroma feel prunes, fried. After heating the bitterness is stronger, as well as alcohol. This is a minus, because it destroys the pleasure of tasting. At the end it's just alcohol, too bad.

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3.99/5  rDev +10.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of dcmchew
3.7/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

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3.5/5  rDev -3%

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4.12/5  rDev +14.1%

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3.5/5  rDev -3%

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4/5  rDev +10.8%

Photo of Allegue04
3.5/5  rDev -3%

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2.9/5  rDev -19.7%

Photo of Groguns
3/5  rDev -16.9%

Photo of little_star
3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of MQ3867
4/5  rDev +10.8%

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Charles Quint Rouge / Keizer Karel Robijn from Brouwerij Haacht NV
3.61 out of 5 based on 61 ratings.
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