Grande Réserve (Blue) - Chimay Brewery - Beer of the Day - Beer of the Day.

  Nov 11th, 2015  

Chimay Brewery

Grande Réserve (Blue)

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Belgian Strong
9.00% ABV

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Grande Réserve (Blue) from Chimay Brewery
3.6 out of 5 based on 4 ratings.
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Chimay Blue pours a brown color with an reddish-amber hue and a medium tan head. It has a bready yeast smell with a touch of cherries and brandy. It's complex with a dark fruit and caramel flavor, some woody notes and a touch of bitterness to balance out some candy sweetness. Somehow it's refreshing, although not exactly crisp. The buttery aftertaste lingers on the tongue and has a cumulative warming effect, lasting a little longer than other beers of this style; and that's not a bad thing.


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