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3 French Hens - The Bruery

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BA SCORE
86
very good

371 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 371
Reviews: 227
rAvg: 3.81
pDev: 12.6%
Wants: 97
Gots: 373 | FT: 21
Brewed by:
The Bruery visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Dark Ale |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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

Three French Hens is the third in the 12 Days/Years of Christmas Series. We again drew some inspiration from the name and decided that at least a portion of this beer had to be aged in French oak barrels. What we came out with is a bold and spicy Belgian Dark Strong Ale, 25% aged in oak. This beer is designed to take the journey through time until 12 Drummers Drumming, but is a delightful holiday treat right off the shelf.

(Beer added by: claspada on 10-08-2010)
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jrallen34

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2.88/5  rDev -24.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

750ml bottle poured into my Rodenbach Grand Cru glass... Dark brown look, but in the light there is tons of amber, so-so. A light tan head, ok retention and lacing... Damn it, I'm infected too. Right away lactic grape juice notes that just ain't right. Trying to finding something else in here but infected, unsuccessful... The taste is terrible, infected and skunked, leather, sour grapes, light oak. Total drain pour sadly.

Serving type: bottle

03-03-2011 01:53:26 | More by jrallen34
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3 French Hens from The Bruery
86 out of 100 based on 371 ratings.