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25 Dodici - Birra Del Borgo

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70 Ratings
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Ratings: 70
Reviews: 24
rAvg: 3.65
pDev: 13.15%
Wants: 3
Gots: 5 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Birra Del Borgo visit their website

Style | ABV
Winter Warmer |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerIsland on 02-18-2009)
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look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

It looks a chestnut colour, small bit of foam that's gone quickly.

The smell is nice. Fruity with hints of a mild tartness.

The taste is of the orange peel that's kinda bitter, again a hint of tartness. The most surprising thing is how well the abv is hidden.

Light bodied with light carbonation.

Pretty average brew at way above average price.

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A: The beer is relatively clear dark red in color and has some brownish hues along with a light amount of visible carbonation. It poured with a short white head that quickly died down, leaving some lacing on the surface and a collar around the edge of the glass.
S: Light aromas of sourness and oak are present in the nose along with hints of vanilla.
T: Much like the smell, the taste has a lot of flavors of toasted oak and vanilla along with a light amount of sourness. I didn't really get much in the way of malts.
M: It feels medium-bodied and a bit tart on the palate with a low amount of carbonation. No warming is perceptible.
O: The sourness and tartness seemed to make this beer resemble a Flanders Red Ale a little more than it did a Winter Warmer. In any event, this beer hides its alcohol remarkably well and is therefore very easy to drink considering its strength.

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25 Dodici from Birra Del Borgo
83 out of 100 based on 70 ratings.