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Green's Endeavour Dubbel Dark Ale - Green's Gluten Free Beers

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Green's Endeavour Dubbel Dark AleGreen's Endeavour Dubbel Dark Ale

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Ratings: 100
Reviews: 62
rAvg: 2.85
pDev: 25.61%
Wants: 3
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Green's Gluten Free Beers visit their website
United Kingdom (England)

Style | ABV
Dubbel |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-20-2007)
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4/5  rDev +40.4%

tommy5, Oct 05, 2014
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4/5  rDev +40.4%

Sampling right now on 9/26/14. Comes in a single 600ml (16.9 ounce) bottle for around $6.00 from Hy-vee. Best before '22/10/18'on the label so I am safe. LOL! From the DeProef Brouweril, Lochristi, Gent, Belgium. Bottle chilled down to 36 degrees F in my beer cooler and poured in to a handled glass stein.

Pours a pretty dark brown with some ruby highlights, almost black with a good 3-finger thick foamy beige head that last a good while before settling down to a good 2-3mm head. LOTS of lacing is seen when sipped and sticks to the sides of the glass. The aroma is of yeast, rice, and sweet dark molasses. The label says:"Water, millet,buckwheat, rice, sorghum, hops and yeast'. Lots going on with the taste as you can taste the ingredients listed including the water. LOL! Goes down easy with a very slight dry bitter finish that doesn't last. Also a slight different aftertaste is noted. Not bad but different. Overall a different BUT decent brew.

BeerWithMike, Sep 27, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +22.8%

krome, Sep 21, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +22.8%

jgunther71, Sep 21, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +31.6%

Basoos1, Sep 12, 2014
Photo of aky13
4.5/5  rDev +57.9%

WONDERFUL gluten free ale but EXPENSIVE. I cannot believe that anyone rated this gluten free delight poorly.

aky13, Aug 31, 2014
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2.3/5  rDev -19.3%

pcappys082614, Aug 27, 2014
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1.59/5  rDev -44.2%

NTN68, Aug 26, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +22.8%

BeerCon5, Aug 25, 2014
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2/5  rDev -29.8%

atlbravsrno1, Jul 31, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +22.8%

stumac, Jul 27, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +22.8%

Bear1964, Jul 14, 2014
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3/5  rDev +5.3%

bobv, Jul 11, 2014
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3/5  rDev +5.3%

BryantForestry, Jun 30, 2014
Photo of JerzDevl2000
3.26/5  rDev +14.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Had this a few weeks back at the Bonefish Grill in Pine Brook - not having a gluten-free beer before and never had anything from Green's as well. While this didn't live up to expectations, it was decent for being without gluten, even though it wasn't anywhere as good as the Dubbel's the define the style. Overall, this was worth a go once but without strong body and appealing mouthfeel, this beer faded as quickly from memory as it did once I finished off the bottle at my table.

Of course, this poured quite dark and thin with a head that was moderately present and faded n due time. Not a strong aroma to this but there was the typical candied sugar and dark fruit to be round here. The mouthfeel was thin and was an indication of how easy this would go down with my meal. There was apple and pear here but not a lot of yeast, body, or darker fruits to be found and the carbonation was present enough to keep this light. It felt like a dark cider and went down as easily as one too, as the sugar gave this a feeling of a fall "orchard" beverage.

Even though it wasn't easy to discern, the alcohol was spot-on and the somewhat creamy aspect of the mouthfeel led this to go down easy. Would gluten have added more body to this beer? Probably, but even with that, it would have still been light. I wouldn't trash this like others have on here but at the same time, this wasn't anything special. A good beer should enhance a meal and with the bread and seafood that I enjoyed, this paired just fine. worth a try once for anyone who wants a light Belgian-style beer with dinner without being overwhelmed.

JerzDevl2000, May 31, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +31.6%

MichaelProcton, May 29, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +14%

DOCRW, May 17, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +14%

speak72, May 06, 2014
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4/5  rDev +40.4%

tbone64, Apr 07, 2014
Photo of CookstLiquor
3.18/5  rDev +11.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Poured from a 500ml bottle. Pours a dark chestnut brown colour. Very fruity nose with scents of pear/pear skin, port and dried plum. Flavours of cherry and cola on the palate, with a tart dry finish. It’s not as heavy as an Abbey ale, but has nice similarities flavour wise.

CookstLiquor, Jan 06, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -12.3%

yanosh, Jan 02, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -12.3%

BAsbill, Nov 14, 2013
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1.65/5  rDev -42.1%
look: 3 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.75

Pours a dark brown color with a small off white head, with fair retention and spotty lacing. the aroma is both sweet and tart with apples, grains, and a sweet malt which is hard to describe. Not inviting.

Has a weird combination of sweet and tart flavors which has an apple and vinegar type of tartness and sweetness, along with an artificial type of malt flavor. That's the best way I can describe it.

Light bodied with a lot of carbonation. Just as nasty as the other two Green's beers I picked up. Thankfully I am done with these putrid beers now, and can get on to something better. I should have know better than to buy all 3 of these Green's beers without checking any ratings first.

hardy008, Oct 31, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +22.8%

cosmonick, Oct 03, 2013
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2.75/5  rDev -3.5%

dirtyharry2489, Aug 23, 2013
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Green's Endeavour Dubbel Dark Ale from Green's Gluten Free Beers
68 out of 100 based on 100 ratings.