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Brainless On Cherries Belgian-Style Ale (Batch 5+) - Epic Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
78
okay

222 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 222
Reviews: 35
rAvg: 3.41
pDev: 16.72%
Wants: 7
Gots: 27 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Epic Brewing Company visit their website
Utah, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Dark Ale |  10.10% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Aged in Red Wine barrels.

(Beer added by: Mora2000 on 04-07-2012)
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3.25/5  rDev -4.7%

afsdan, Jul 22, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +39.3%

taospowder, Jul 22, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +39.3%

Sir_Goatman, Jul 18, 2014
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3.16/5  rDev -7.3%

Pours flat, like every other Epic beer I had that night. It's understandable, though, considering this one's high ABV.

Smells lightly like cherries. That's about it. I never come across such a mild aroma in such a big beer.

Tastes a lot better than it smells, because it actually tastes like something. Light nodes of natural cherries, slightly heavier nodes of red wine, and then a finish of very light yeast. Nothing about this beer is bad or offputting, but everything is very slight and dim.

I like the concept of what they're doing here--sort of like with Prairie does with Noir, or Pipeworks with their Abduction--and I'm glad they're doing this with a beer that's not a heavy stout. I only wish the base beer was better brewed.

mynie, Jul 14, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

DrBier, Jul 12, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +32%

Keith_Eash, Jul 09, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +10%

trxxpaxxs, Jul 08, 2014
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4/5  rDev +17.3%

RyanStelzner, Jul 05, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -19.4%

KAF, Jul 05, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

Localdrinklax, Jul 04, 2014
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1.75/5  rDev -48.7%

psyclone, Jun 30, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

target88, Jun 27, 2014
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3/5  rDev -12%

Thomas_Greiner, Jun 26, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +10%

spoonsock, Jun 24, 2014
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4/5  rDev +17.3%

Whiskeydeez, Jun 23, 2014
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4/5  rDev +17.3%

backslide311, Jun 22, 2014
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4/5  rDev +17.3%

imfrommichigan, Jun 21, 2014
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3/5  rDev -12%

kjrod20, Jun 18, 2014
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4/5  rDev +17.3%

thereal_adam, Jun 18, 2014
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3/5  rDev -12%

Modernrickk, Jun 15, 2014
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4/5  rDev +17.3%

brett_arneson, Jun 14, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

zero_signal, Jun 12, 2014
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4/5  rDev +17.3%

calc0215, Jun 12, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -4.7%

GRG1313, Jun 12, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

appetiteforparis, Jun 08, 2014
Brainless On Cherries Belgian-Style Ale (Batch 5+) from Epic Brewing Company
78 out of 100 based on 222 ratings.