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Mischief - The Bruery

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very good

1,573 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,573
Reviews: 479
rAvg: 3.99
pDev: 10.28%
Wants: 77
Gots: 197 | FT: 8
Brewed by:
The Bruery visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Pale Ale |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Halcyondays on 10-05-2009

formerly known at Mischief #3
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Smell of orange, sourness, spiced yeast and citrus.
Taste is sour orange, banana peels, hop, cloves and herbs. Crisp and fresh. High carbonation.
Short but fruity bitterness.
Very closed to a Belgian tripel. I'd even say it's an American tripel.

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Got a 750mL bottle and drank it over the course of three days.

Appearance: Just slightly turbid gold with a long-lasting white head and plenty of lacing. It looks really pretty. More turbid on the second and third pours. There is a LOT of sediment at the bottom of the bottle.

Smell: Big time Belgian yeast. That spicy-banana-raw-peanut smell.

Taste: Belgian yeast still dominates. Some herbal spice. Moderate hop bitterness towards the end and a bit of ethanol peaking through, but less than I would expect at 8.5%. Tastes just as good on the second and third pours.

Mouthfeel: Thin and crisp.

Overall: A good balanced pale ale that puts the yeast on full display, without being overpowering.

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Mischief from The Bruery
89 out of 100 based on 1,573 ratings.