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Terrapin Monk's Revenge - Terrapin Beer Company

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BA SCORE
86
very good

631 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 631
Reviews: 326
rAvg: 3.83
pDev: 11.23%
Wants: 50
Gots: 42 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Terrapin Beer Company visit their website
Georgia, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian IPA |  9.60% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
Originally Side Project #5, now a Spring release.

(Beer added by: ClockworkOrange on 01-09-2009)
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MrIncognito

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3.9/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A - Slightly hazy copper body beneath a 1-finger white head of tight bubbles. Head subsides in about a minute but leaves a nice swirled lacing on top and nice lacing on the glass.

S - An interesting mix of Belgian yeast and citrus hops. Not as aromatic as expected - I really had to get my nose in this. Pear and dried apricot with some spicy alcohol notes.

T&M - The mix of moderate carbonation and slick alcohol make for a smooth mouthfeel that is neither slick and oily or dry. A nice feel with a bit of creaminess. Great citrus hop flavors up front that are bold and bitter but not overdone. Very nice balance from the Belgian yeast comes in next and adds a sweet fruitiness of pear and dried apricot. The yeast becomes more predominant as the beer warms and the alcohol becomes a bit spicier.

D - Despite the high alcohol content, I really enjoyed sipping this beer. Very well balanced in flavor and body and you get the best of all worlds of bold citrus hops and fruity Belgian yeast and spicy alcohol.

Serving type: bottle

05-26-2010 14:36:48 | More by MrIncognito
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Terrapin Monk's Revenge from Terrapin Beer Company
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