0,33l bottle at home. Bottled 26/12/2019. BB 26/12/2021. dark brown color, rather big tan head. smells ripe fruits, doughy, earthy, bit peppery. nice smell. full body, soft carbonation. tastes earthy, peppery, some ripe fruits, belgian yeasty, bit nutty, marzipan, bit doughy. finishes lightly bitter and sweet with notes of nuts, ripe fruits and earthy notes. nice stuff, good to drink, good complexity yet ABV is well hidden.
8, 7, 7, 6, 8
0,33l bottle at home. Old ass bottle, the guy I bought this from said its around 40 years old. Super rusty cork. cork falls apart when opening. redish hazy color, no head. smells of sherry, honey, marzipan, nutty, bit metallic, oxidized. pretty decent smell. full body, no carbonation. tastes of sherry, marzipan, sweet, bit metallic, some dried fruits, raisins, figs. finishes lightly sweet with notes of sherry, marzipan and some dried fruits. nice one overall, better when it opens up a bit. bit too much oxidation overall.
7, 6.5, 7.5, 7, 7
Bottle @ Old Irish Pub. Lol. Pours hazy dark brown with a small offwhite head. Aromas of dark fruits, yeast, caramel, malt, booze. Taste is malty, dry, chocolate, dates, esters, yeast, figs. Never been a big fan of dubbels.
Unclear dark brown colour, frothy beige head, good retention and lacing. Complex aroma, roasted malt, dark fruit, caramel, candy sugar (kandij), raisins, fortified wine. Flavour malty, caramel, raisins, dark fruit, spicy notes, earthy notes, long malty sweetbitter finish. Excellent.