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1554 Enlightened Black Ale - New Belgium Brewing

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BA SCORE
86
very good

2,892 Ratings
THE BROS
82
good

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Ratings: 2,892
Reviews: 1,237
rAvg: 3.83
pDev: 12.53%
Wants: 59
Gots: 123 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
New Belgium Brewing visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Dark Ale |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 01-02-2002)
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bwyu

California

3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

01-21-2012 05:49:19 | More by bwyu
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tclapper

North Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

01-14-2012 05:34:35 | More by tclapper
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jlove5

Georgia

3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

02-21-2012 16:22:22 | More by jlove5
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Absolut

California

3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

05-14-2013 18:05:25 | More by Absolut
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DerrickW

Georgia

3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

11-03-2013 16:17:40 | More by DerrickW
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mechanicalprints

Arkansas

3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

02-20-2012 23:55:53 | More by mechanicalprints
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bismarksays

Iowa

3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

02-04-2013 09:56:19 | More by bismarksays
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Anything

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

04-04-2012 20:21:39 | More by Anything
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Gusler

Arizona

3.5/5  rDev -8.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

The beer departs the 12-ounce brown bottle a deep ruby brown, the modest in size head is semi-creamy, the color a nice light tan, and after dematerializing, the lace forms a thin sheet upon the glass. Nose is rich in malt, hints of caramel, fresh and clean, start is slightly sweet, the grain profile adequate. Finish is pesky in its acidity, the hops apropos to the style; chalky dry aftertaste lingers long on the palate, a drinkable beer.

Serving type: bottle

04-23-2006 22:44:35 | More by Gusler
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elkinbrown

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

11-02-2013 13:52:05 | More by elkinbrown
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Badger6

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

02-03-2014 00:48:53 | More by Badger6
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Csnowbrown


3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

08-25-2012 11:00:55 | More by Csnowbrown
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BayouBengal1537

Louisiana

3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

10-19-2013 16:41:22 | More by BayouBengal1537
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Sterno

Delaware

3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

02-15-2012 20:26:59 | More by Sterno
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Spaghett

California

3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

01-18-2013 01:46:18 | More by Spaghett
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FUwolfpacker

South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

04-27-2014 21:31:18 | More by FUwolfpacker
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BlueMoon10

Mississippi

3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

11-24-2013 04:24:28 | More by BlueMoon10
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MisterFuzz

Tennessee

3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

09-27-2013 22:38:43 | More by MisterFuzz
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dorionray

Louisiana

3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

01-01-2014 23:30:12 | More by dorionray
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hopkrid

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

10-20-2013 08:00:40 | More by hopkrid
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hmich176

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

08-25-2013 07:23:34 | More by hmich176
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C-Dog


3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

01-25-2013 21:56:59 | More by C-Dog
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Bustersuess

New York

3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

05-14-2013 19:07:09 | More by Bustersuess
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nitter

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

10-08-2012 01:04:08 | More by nitter
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mrunseen

Washington

3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

11-23-2011 04:58:19 | More by mrunseen
1554 Enlightened Black Ale from New Belgium Brewing
86 out of 100 based on 2,892 ratings.