Origin Chambly, Quebec
Brewed since 2007
ABV 10.0%
Fermentation Top
Style Extra strong dark ale
Color Dark amber color with spirited effervescence and cream-colored lacework
SRM 32
Clarity Opaque
Head Rich lacy beige foam
Bubbles Fine, moderate
Effervescence Sustained
Nose Complex bouquet of roasted malt, hops and aromatic spice notes with vanilla undertones
Flavor Intensely malty, slightly sweet and hoppy with mocha & cocoa accents and a subtle oaky finish
IBU 35
Body Medium
Aftertaste Pleasantly lingers on
Suggested serving temperature 12º - 14º
Suggested glass Chalice or tulip

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Unibroue 17 Grande Réserve is brewed only once a year. 2013 Release will soon be available in the U.S., Ontario and Western Canada.