Achel Brune

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alc./vol:
8%

Proof:
16°

Vintage:
Non-vintage

Aged:
No age statement

Closure: Crown cap

Product of: Product of Belgium Belgium


Brewed by the Saint Benedictus Abbey of Achel, one of the six Belgium Trappist breweries. Achel Bruin is lightly filtered leaving some yeast haze in the bottle. (An Achel Brune Extra is also available at 9.5%.)

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 29/03/2012

Appearance

Clear, dark (almost black) reddy brown with large tan head which fades to a thin layer of foam leaving heavy lacing.

Aroma

Yeasty, burnt toast nose with icing sugar, cloves, overripe banana skin and faint pineapple.

Taste

Full bodied palate supported by a strong alcohol base and spicy cracked black pepper. Underlying yeast, charcoal burnt toast and faint coriander.

Aftertaste

Long, full flavoured spicy finish.

Further product information

Barcode UPC: 5425007658880

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