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Green's Endeavour - Green's Gluten Free Beers

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BA SCORE
67
poor

88 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 88
Reviews: 60
rAvg: 2.79
pDev: 24.73%
Wants: 3
Gots: 1 | 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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Reviews by bagpiper2005:
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bagpiper2005

Idaho

3.1/5  rDev +11.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3.5

Tried this beer for someone who is on a gluten-free diet.

Pour: Soda colored with some red-amber highlights with two-fingers of off-white head that retains decently and leaves some lacing on the glass.

Smell: Sweet and fruity with a slight alcohol odor and no real hops to speak of.

Taste: Honestly, this isn't that bad. It's got a sweetness to it, though it's a little different from barley/wheat malt. Hints of raisins/currants and little tart, and finishes up with virtually no bitterness, and a little bit of an alcohol burn.

Mouthfeel: Pretty thin, given the style and ABV, and very active carbonation.

Drinkability: It's definitely drinkable, but not the best in the world.

Final Notes: It's worth a shot if you just absolutely can't have real beer, that said, it's not as good as the real thing, but no gluten-free beer will ever be.

Serving type: bottle

06-16-2010 19:16:41 | More by bagpiper2005
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JerzDevl2000

New Jersey

3.26/5  rDev +16.8%
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.

Serving type: bottle

05-31-2014 12:05:38 | More by JerzDevl2000
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North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +34.4%

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3.25/5  rDev +16.5%

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Georgia

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Minnesota

4/5  rDev +43.4%

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British Columbia (Canada)

3.18/5  rDev +14%
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.

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Minnesota

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California

2.5/5  rDev -10.4%

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hardy008

Minnesota

1.65/5  rDev -40.9%
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.

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10-31-2013 00:09:06 | More by hardy008
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1.9/5  rDev -31.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

Appearance - dark brown, can't see through it. Nice bubbly 1/2 finger head.

Smell - sweet & sour. Very interesting smell...can't quite place it.

Taste - decent flavor, however not strong how I like most of my beers. The best gluten offering I have ever had.

Mouthfeel - so-so

Overall - an ok beer for being gluten free.

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Green's Endeavour from Green's Gluten Free Beers
67 out of 100 based on 88 ratings.