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Quadrophenia - Black Market Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
83
good

34 Ratings
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Ratings: 34
Reviews: 9
rAvg: 3.62
pDev: 18.51%
Wants: 2
Gots: 2 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Black Market Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Quadrupel (Quad) |  11.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: mactrail on 08-26-2012)
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4.15/5  rDev +14.6%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

For what looks and feels like a lightly bodied beer, the Quadrophenia provides a very respectful taste profile and alcohol content without tasting too triple. It is extremely refreshing with a characteristic more closely related to a sweet and light double bock. I recommend serving in a Chalice. The beer reaches it peak in flavor after out of the frig for 7 minutes in a 70-80 degree climate.

therealzeveriah, Jul 10, 2014
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3.88/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Pours quite a bit clearer than I thought 11% ABV would be. Regardless, I haven't seen this color before. A ruby copper color. Decent head of a finger or so. Contrasting bright white color and foamy. Less than average retention and barely any lace.

Smells the part with a nice combination of dark fruit and white pepper. It smells a bit like a hefe with some banana and clove rising from the yeasty goodness.

In typical Belgian fashion, the spicy fruity yeast dominates with an explosion of fruit and pepper. After a few sips, it takes on a medicinal taste with the alcohol coming to life.

It's certainly a quad. My lips are burning after a minute or so. Feeling some heat in my throat as well. Fruity, spicy and hot. Medium bodied. Hops are completely overwhelmed and throw in the towel. Plenty of sweet.

Overall, it's a really good beer. Very strong, but very good. If you can handle the heat, it's fairly easy to drink.

RickS95, Jun 28, 2014
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Quadrophenia from Black Market Brewing Co.
83 out of 100 based on 34 ratings.