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3 French Hens - The Bruery

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BA SCORE
86
very good

373 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 373
Reviews: 228
rAvg: 3.81
pDev: 12.6%
Wants: 100
Gots: 372 | FT: 21
Brewed by:
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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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3.95/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a hazy dark brown, two fingers of creamy light brown colored foam, spray of lace on the glass. Smell: brown sugar, note of toasted nuts, grape skin, ripe peach, sugary plum. Taste: overripe slightly tart peach, plum, brown sugar, notes of baking spices and cherry cola, herbal / oaky pop in the finish. This is nice... stone fruit-ed bsda with some oak barrel character.

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3 French Hens from The Bruery
86 out of 100 based on 373 ratings.