Belgian Dubbel Beer / Double Beer
An original Belgian Dubbel beer - or ‘Double beer’ - is a beer of which the quantity of malt was doubled. These days the term is used for a light or dark brown beer with a sweet taste and a bitter aftertaste. Dubbel beer has an aroma of raisins, liquorice and candy with a roasted touch. This type of Belgian beer contains approximately 7% alcohol volume. In general a Double beer is medium in power and has the full taste of dark malt, which results in finesse and an easy-drinking beer. Serve slightly chilled.