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Slachthuisstraat 27
B-2300 Turnhout
Brewer: Brasserie du Bocq
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Notes

Opened: 1909

Corsendonk beers are brewed by Brasserie du Bocq in Pernode, Namur.

Updated: October 5, 2014

Beer List

    • Date: November 29, 2002 (#4538)
      Package: bottled
      Place: Pick'n Save, Oshkosh WI
      Score: 17 points
      Overall Impression (3)
      Bright red-brown, thick bubbly head. Sweet and spicy, malty and estery aroma. Light-medium creamy body. Rather metallic at first, with a hint of sourness. Richly malty, even chocolatey, with hints of cloves and cinnamon. Gum-numbing alcohol in the finish.

  • 8.50% abv.
    • Date: January 4, 2005 (#5551)
      Package: bottled
      Place: Liquid Solutions, Tigard OR
      Score: 19 points
      Appearance (3)
      Beautiful bright deep red color. Nice thick head.
      Aroma (4)
      Big fresh spicy hops. Raisiny, dark Munich malt.
      Mouthfeel (9)
      Big-ish creamy body. Lots of dark caramelly-chocolatey malt with a big fresh hop flavor and a mild bitterness. Big earthy flavor in the middle, then a long malty hoppy spicy finish.
      Overall Impression (3)

  • Belgian-Style Dark Strong Ale
    • Date: April 9, 1998 (#2714)
      Package: bottled
      Score: 14½ points
      Overall Impression (3)
      Deep red brown, massive head. Smells a little winey, a little smoky. Medium body, slightly metallic, pretty drying. Good sweet malty flavor.
    • Date: August 11, 1997 (#2134)
      Package: bottled
      Place: The Liquor Collection, Honolulu HI
      Score: 18½ points
      Overall Impression (3½)
      Brown, hazy, low head. Sweet aroma, some chocolate. Sweet, smooth. Chocolate, raisins rise and fall and fade away. Outstanding.

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    Belgian-Style Pale Strong Ale
    7.50% abv.
    • Date: January 4, 2011 (#8408)
      Package: bottled
      Place: Beertopia, Omaha NE
      Score: 16½ points
      Appearance (3)
      Bright golden. High carbonation. Thick head.
      Aroma (3)
      Clean, spicy, mildly grainy. Some acetaldehyde.
      Mouthfeel (8)
      Light body, fizzy. Sweet, malty, fruity. Lots of green apple. Spicy.
      Overall Impression (2½)
      Tastes like a Tripel, but much much lighter. Thanks to Carolyn Campbell and Michele Yindrick for the bottle!
    • Date: March 25, 2001 (#3801)
      Package: bottled
      Place: Steve's Liquors, Madison WI
      Score: 16½ points
      Overall Impression (3½)
      Bright golden, high carbonation, thick head. Estery, malty aroma. Medium body, fizzy, malty, estery. Mildly warming finish. Hint of banana, hint of "horse-blanket".
    • Date: August 11, 1997 (#2130)
      Package: bottled
      Place: The Liquor Collection, Honolulu HI
      Score: 17 points
      Overall Impression (3)
      "Triple". Golden, hazy, high carbonation, big head. Smells spicy, like a Wit, and somewhat floral. Sharp carbonation bite. Sweet beer that tastes just like it smells, only more so. Some citrusy fruity notes, soft spicy hops, and maybe a hint of Brettanomyces (more as it warms up). Warming and drying at the end. Smooth beer. "Best enjoyed before March 98."