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Belgica - Great Divide Brewing Company

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393 Ratings
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Ratings: 393
Reviews: 308
rAvg: 3.67
pDev: 14.44%
Wants: 3
Gots: 4 | FT: 0
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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bluemoonswoon

Illinois

4.18/5  rDev +13.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Been a while since I've tackled a Belgian IPA one of my prior favorite styles of all time somehow, but here we are again and the beer seems pleasant enough. 12oz bottle, bottled on December 22, 2010 served in a mini pint glass:

A: Pure and clear, golden russet yellow with a fluffy half inch head, really nice lattice work lacing through the drinking session.

S: Wonderfully Belgian nice and doughy with that background musty fruitiness, sort of like Matlida from Goose Island but a bit fruitier, particularly in the pear aroma department. Very inviting.

T/MF: Again, upfront with the doughy malt sweetness, a bit astringent then quickly moving into lemon, grassiness, and a bit of faint pear.

D: Good stuff, good stuff in Belgian IPA terms. Sad the see this six pack go.

Serving type: bottle

02-11-2011 05:42:57 | More by bluemoonswoon
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Belgica from Great Divide Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 393 ratings.