Bières de Chimay (Abbaye de Scourmont) Bleue / Blue / Grande Réserve

Bleue / Blue / Grande Réserve

 

Bières de Chimay (Abbaye de Scourmont) in Baileux, Hainaut, Belgium 🇧🇪

Belgian Style - Strong Ale Regular
Score
7.81
ABV: 9.0% IBU: 35 Ticks: 117
The Chimay Blue is a dark ale with a powerful aroma. Its complex flavor improves with passing time. The 75-centiliter version (since 1982) is called ''Grande Réserve'' because of its great storage potential., It was first brewed as a Christmas beer by the monks of Scourmont Abbey in 1956. But after its great success, it was decided to offer it permanently.

It was initially launched as a Christmas beer,
 

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6.5

Tried from Bottle on 22 Aug 2020 at 17:05


8

1956 special Edition. Dark and rich. Deep dried fruit, caramel, molasses. Bitter-sweet, brown sugar, dried red fruits, intense long ending. Nice stuff.

Tried on 13 Feb 2020 at 20:50



7

Oh ja, en het was de 2019 versie

Tried from Bottle on 30 Jan 2020 at 19:09


8

OMT Advent Day 12 - Belgian OM.

Tried from Bottle on 13 Dec 2019 at 22:54





8

Excellent Trappist --- Beer merged from original tick of Bleue (Grande Réserve) (2016) on 25 Nov 2019 at 17:47 - Score: 8

Tried at Korsakov on 25 Nov 2019 at 17:47