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Hell's Belle - Big Boss Brewing

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Hell's BelleHell's Belle

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BA SCORE
80
good

228 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 228
Reviews: 106
rAvg: 3.53
pDev: 15.3%
Wants: 10
Gots: 12 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Big Boss Brewing visit their website
North Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Pale Ale |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: blackie on 02-26-2007)
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3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

tabascosigned, Jul 01, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

metmorg, Jun 28, 2014
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1.75/5  rDev -50.4%

Finley020, Jun 22, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -7.9%

BjrogerS, Jun 22, 2014
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4/5  rDev +13.3%

stevew77, Jun 14, 2014
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4/5  rDev +13.3%

Vatnos, Jun 10, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

xJMFCx, Jun 07, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

jmw4437, May 29, 2014
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3/5  rDev -15%

rw1992, May 12, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

ascags, May 10, 2014
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1.5/5  rDev -57.5%

senttochris, May 06, 2014
Photo of Immortale25
3.73/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Poured into a Florida Beer Co. tapered glass. Says this fine beer was bottled on: and then there's a row of months and years with nothing indicated.

A- Pours a semi-hazy medium amber color with a 1/2 inch off-white head that retains a bit before becoming a thick ring around the edge of the glass and a mostly full sheet of surface foam. Non-resilient lacing leaves a broken ring behind.

S- Soily Belgian yeast aroma that's a bit sweet and quite boozy. Toasty malt with some Belgian candi sugar.

T- Flavor follows suit with more fruity yeast characteristic, mild bitterness and a noticeable alcohol presence. The sweetness helps keep it drinkable but there's not a lot of depth to the sugar/yeast/alcohol combo.

M- Bitey from the alcohol with medium carbonation and a body leaning toward the lighter side.

O- A pretty passable Belgian-style ale. The alcohol isn't hidden very well and the flavor profile lacks depth. That said, it's drinkable and doesn't have any overwhelming flaws.

Immortale25, Apr 25, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

Gatordaddy, Apr 19, 2014
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3/5  rDev -15%

Sebas, Apr 19, 2014
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3/5  rDev -15%

mendvicdog, Apr 12, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -7.9%

greencovesteve, Apr 06, 2014
Photo of SLeffler27
3.78/5  rDev +7.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Crystal clear SRM 6-8 amber. A slight white froth quickly dissipates leaving no lacing. This one is truly clear and the color closely matches the label arch.

Subtle fruit aromas mix with a barnyard funkiness. Apples and pairs add sweetness while clove adds spice. Warmth brings out a light banana aroma.

Flavors bring out sweetness from the nose, a bit too sweet for the style. Fresh apple is slightly mouth watering. Warmth brings out light pepper and white wine. The finish is long and faint.

Alcohol is well controlled. A light body with fizzy, silk-like texture and quite dry.

Hell’s Belle is easily approachable. What it lacks in flavor and aroma is made up for by being an entry level Belgian. It is enjoyable on its own or with light food or cheese.

SLeffler27, Mar 23, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

oline73, Mar 08, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -7.9%

duceswild, Mar 07, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

BigGingDrinker, Jan 23, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

ZEB89, Jan 20, 2014
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2/5  rDev -43.3%

Shawn25, Jan 05, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

Agentveba, Dec 01, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -7.9%

jrfehon33, Nov 20, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

mrchrisray, Nov 18, 2013
Hell's Belle from Big Boss Brewing
80 out of 100 based on 228 ratings.