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Belgica - Great Divide Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
83
good

390 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 390
Reviews: 308
rAvg: 3.67
pDev: 14.44%


Brewed by:
Great Divide Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian IPA |  7.20% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Bitterbill on 04-28-2009)
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Reviews by Zimbo:
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Zimbo

United Kingdom (Scotland)

4/5  rDev +9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

This gets a raw deal here on BA. No doubt in my mind.

Distinctive appearance of clear faded yellw but vibrant yellow with some loose beading and a thick creamy head.
Firm and robust with a degree of lean chewy bitterness and not at all citric (despite assertions on the label) but pretty long and pretty lingering. Restrained and persistant with just a trace of sweetness at the end to add to that persistent hybrid of American and Belgian style IPA. Leaves layers of lacing rings as drunk.
The negative reviews of it are total BS. Undoubtedly one of the better American attempts I have tried. Another top notch Great Divide beer. No surprise there.

Serving type: bottle

08-20-2011 07:58:49 | More by Zimbo
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Big disapointment!! Stone cali-belgo is lightyears ahead of this! Average in every aspect and I think great divide is an excellent brewery but they missed on this one. !... i guess thats why they no longer make this one. Just trying to get to 250 characters at this point.

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Belgica from Great Divide Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 390 ratings.