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Brother Thelonious - North Coast Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
85
very good

2,101 Ratings
THE BROS
75
okay

(view ratings)
Ratings: 2101
Reviews: 929
rAvg: 3.78
pDev: 13.76%


Brewed by:
North Coast Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Dark Ale |  9.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
"Vital Statistics

Style: Belgian Style Strong Dark
Color: Dark mahogany
ABV: 9.4%
Bitterness: 32 IBU's"

(Beer added by: sloejams on 05-04-2006)
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Reviews by ajcormier:
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ajcormier

New Hampshire

3.3/5  rDev -12.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

A- Beautiful clear caramel, reddish brown. Started with a 3/4" head that dissipated quickly. Nice lacing on the rim of the bubble glass. Low viscosity on the pour and moderately carbonated.

S- Light raisin and fig notes. Low alcohol effervescence. Small innuendos of vanilla and molasses, malt forward.

T- As smell and taste are innately connected, there are the obvious fig, plum and raisin. Low sugar on the front of the tongue. I hate to say but it's like a really weak barely-wine. The alcohol heat is noticeable on the end of the palate and apres swallow. Not too robust though. Easily drinkable.

M- Low volume and palate. Thin viscosity in the mouth feel and finishes quickly and somewhat dry. Residual alcohol and fruity malt coats the tongue for a few moments after the sip.

D- Easily drinkable as mentioned before, perhaps good or not good based on alcohol and preference. Definitely not a quad but good all in all. Perhaps this is just not my favorite beer style.

Serving type: bottle

02-13-2011 22:05:58 | More by ajcormier
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Brother Thelonious from North Coast Brewing Co.
85 out of 100 based on 2,101 ratings.