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Dragonmead Bronze Griffin Belgian Pale Ale - Dragonmead Microbrewery

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Dragonmead Bronze Griffin Belgian Pale Ale
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BA SCORE
85
very good

11 Ratings
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Ratings: 11
Reviews: 5
rAvg: 3.84
pDev: 7.55%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Dragonmead Microbrewery visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Pale Ale |  6.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Sweet Orange Blossom Honey is combined with Belgian two-row malted barley and Munich malt to create another Belgian classic. Tetternger and E. Kent Goldings hops are added to round out the finish of this beer. The aroma of the honey remains without the sugary sweetness.

(Beer added by: beernut7 on 08-12-2002)
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Photo of hopdog
3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

On tap at the Dragonmead Brew Pub.

Poured a medium amber color with a small sized white head. Aromas of some fruitiness and I was not really getting too much more. Tastes of the same fruitiness with some citrus. On the sweeter side. I had to reach deeper to get anything out of this one.

hopdog, Jan 03, 2009
Photo of walleye
3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

sampler at the brewery. from the tap. poured a dark honey, with a white head, that didn't leave any lacing. aroma, yeast, cherries,licorice, orange and syrupy. flavor sour fruits, grapefruit, yeast, honey, alcohol. not to bad of a beer easy drinking

walleye, Jan 24, 2006
Photo of BlissJunkie
3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

BlissJunkie, Jan 14, 2013
Photo of stoutman
3.63/5  rDev -5.5%

Orangish amber pour. Fruity, orange marmalade, Belgian yeast character, floral fruitiness. Mild hop bitterness in finish. Aromas of some fruitiness and I was not really getting too much more. Tastes of the same fruitiness with some citrus. On the sweeter side like many of those found at dragonmead.

stoutman, Dec 31, 2012
Photo of tommy5
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

tommy5, Aug 30, 2013
Photo of SportsandJorts
3.84/5  rDev 0%

Appearance: a reddish orange color. small foamy head only when poured vigorously and with an off white color. fairly opaque

Smell: strong belgian yeast character. sweet fruits. on the weaker side

Taste: starts of with a belgian yeast character that gives way to a spicy hop and a sweet fruit. good balance

Mouthfeel: too heavy to be as drinkable as it should be. slight bitter

Overall: a good lighter belgian that is tasty and refreshing. it could be lightened up a bit to add to drinkability.

SportsandJorts, Sep 16, 2013
Photo of Goldfoot
4/5  rDev +4.2%

Goldfoot, Dec 16, 2011
Photo of lindhout
4/5  rDev +4.2%

lindhout, Feb 27, 2014
Photo of beernut7
4/5  rDev +4.2%

This quality Belgian offering is light, a little sweet on the palate and has a bit of a spicy hop bite throughout. This tastes like a hoppy little brother to the Final Absolution Trippel.

beernut7, Aug 12, 2002
Photo of Ed_Bollix
4/5  rDev +4.2%

Ed_Bollix, Jun 27, 2012
Photo of AMTrupiano
4.5/5  rDev +17.2%

AMTrupiano, Feb 11, 2012
Dragonmead Bronze Griffin Belgian Pale Ale from Dragonmead Microbrewery
85 out of 100 based on 11 ratings.