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Brother Thelonious - North Coast Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
85
very good

2,409 Ratings
THE BROS
75
okay

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Ratings: 2,409
Reviews: 951
rAvg: 3.78
pDev: 13.76%
Wants: 50
Gots: 232 | FT: 4
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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4/5  rDev +5.8%

Looks: Translucent dark maple with amber highlights. Light tan head that falls quickly to lace.
Smell: Sweet, malty, nutty and lightly floral
Taste: Figs, plums and caramel.
Mouthfeel: Creamy but with an unfortunately acidic bite that detracts.

Roxie_B, Oct 05, 2014
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3.46/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

The beer pours a tan fluffy and foamy head that dissipates quickly. The beer itself is an opaque ruby red with brown notes. The beer smell is a bit sweet and dark fruity. The notes include plum and raisin. The taste is very similar to the nose with the same dark fruit taste. However, the taste also has a slightly sour note as well. The malt notes also come out in a caramel form that gives it a bit of sweetness with a roasted finish at the end. The mouthfeel is a bit heavy bodied and fairly smooth but feels slightly watery. Overall, an okay bee but not one I'll pick again.

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Brother Thelonious from North Coast Brewing Co.
85 out of 100 based on 2,409 ratings.