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Brother Thelonious - North Coast Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
85
very good

2,318 Ratings
THE BROS
75
okay

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Ratings: 2,318
Reviews: 942
rAvg: 3.78
pDev: 13.76%
Wants: 48
Gots: 200 | 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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3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

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3.84/5  rDev +1.6%

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4/5  rDev +5.8%

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kingmaxwell

California

3.59/5  rDev -5%

North Coast Brewery's Brother Thelonious is a pretty nice ale. The bottle is attractive with a cork and thick-walled bottle. The label says that some of the proceeds go to The Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz.

Poured into a pint glass (I know . . .I know . . .). I did let the beer warm a little bit as suggested by the label. Poured a thick reddish brown with a nice buttery head of foam. As I've drank a little bit the head has faded away leaving almost no lacing.

The smell of the beer in the glass is mellow, an inviting mild boozy scent.

The beer is very friendly -- a sweet chocolate raisin flavor. Not much aftertaste when you drink Brother Thelonious. Just a rich front flavor and then strong alcohol in your belly.

Generally enjoyable, strong beer.

08-11-2014 21:47:33 | More by kingmaxwell
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Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -7.4%

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Washington

4.5/5  rDev +19%

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3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

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4.25/5  rDev +12.4%

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Florida

3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

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3.25/5  rDev -14%

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California

4.08/5  rDev +7.9%

This beer has a very nice color, it is pleasing to the eye. It has a Nice reddish color; it almost resembles red wine when put in the light. Brother Thelonious has an Intense nose, but a smoother flavor. Oddly enough it reminds me of Sam Adam's Boston Lager...? It definitely does not taste like a 9.4%

08-05-2014 02:47:08 | More by nicoleann
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Mississippi

3.25/5  rDev -14%

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Minnesota

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4.25/5  rDev +12.4%

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Brother Thelonious from North Coast Brewing Co.
85 out of 100 based on 2,318 ratings.