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Brainless Belgian-Style Golden Ale - Epic Brewing Company

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Brainless Belgian-Style Golden AleBrainless Belgian-Style Golden Ale

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BA SCORE
85
very good

153 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 153
Reviews: 56
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 10.9%
Wants: 11
Gots: 8 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Epic Brewing Company visit their website
Utah, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Pale Ale |  8.70% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brainless Belgian-Style Golden Ale is has a rich and complex malt flavor balanced with a little bit of spicy noble hops and strong influences of fermentation esters from the Belgian yeast used. Various Belgian like Rock Candies, hops and grains are employed to express variations within the style. Deceivingly drinkable, some liken theses ales to Devil sneaking up on you, so consume responsibly.

(Beer added by: JohnGalt1 on 06-10-2010)
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

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4/5  rDev +6.4%

06-29-2013 09:02:39 | More by kp29
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06-26-2013 15:13:50 | More by petermethot
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Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

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Nevada

4/5  rDev +6.4%

06-08-2013 16:56:38 | More by ralphw56
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

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4.25/5  rDev +13%

04-24-2013 00:24:57 | More by murraymj
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Michigan

3.25/5  rDev -13.6%

04-17-2013 22:48:21 | More by warnerry
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North Carolina

4/5  rDev +6.4%

04-14-2013 00:36:01 | More by Shatter
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Washington

3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

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superspak

Michigan

3.9/5  rDev +3.7%

22 ounce bottle into tulip glass; Release 27, bottled 1/1/2012. Pours fairly cloudy golden amber color with a 1 finger dense and fluffy white head with good retention, that reduces to a thin cap that lingers. Spotty soapy lacing clings down the glass. Aromas of big pear, apple, banana, grape, bread, clove, pepper, floral, candi sugar, grass, and herbal earthiness. Very nice aromas with good balance and complexity of fruity and spicy yeast esters. Taste of pear, apple, banana, grape, bread, clove, floral, pepper, grass, candi sugar, and herbal earthiness. Lingering notes of light fruits, bread, floral, clove, candi sugar, grass, and herbal earthiness on the finish for a good bit. Very nice balance and complexity of fruity and spicy esters with malt sweetness; with zero cloying sweetness present after the finish. Medium carbonation and medium-full bodied; with a fairly slick and smooth mouthfeel that is nice. Alcohol is very well hidden with hardly any warming noticed after the finish. Overall this is a very nice Belgian golden ale. Very nice balance and complexity of flavors; and very smooth to sip on. A very enjoyable offering.

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Brainless Belgian-Style Golden Ale from Epic Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 153 ratings.