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Deceit - Funkwerks

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89
very good

99 Ratings
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Ratings: 99
Reviews: 24
rAvg: 3.99
pDev: 9.02%
Wants: 16
Gots: 15 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Funkwerks visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Tripel |  9.40% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: denver10 on 08-17-2012

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4/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.27/5  rDev +7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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4.03/5  rDev +1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

APPEARANCE: Straw, yellow in color. No bubble action beneath the surface aside from a stray bubble or two. The head, after a 12oz. pour into a Funkwerks globe, was greater than two fingers high. Over the course of three minutes, that big, tightly packed, white head fell down to a thin cap. Lacing is clearly present, but minimal.

SMELL: Bread is the only aroma that come through with any intensity. There is a hint of citrus (mostly lemon) and some slightly spicy notes.

TASTE: Spice and citrus. The orange comes through in a fun, playful way up front and ends up lasting throughout the sip. Some coriander and pepper follows it up.

MOUTHFEEL: This is absolutely ridiculous in the mouthfeel. 9.4% feels like an insanely light, 5% lager, but it has all the spiciness, character and depth of a Tripel...and, of course, hides the booze like any good Tripel would. Sweet enough, but with a nice, solid, dry finish.

OVERALL: This is a supremely drinkable beer and 9.4% is absurd. It's just too easy and enjoyable to drink.

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4/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.2/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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3.63/5  rDev -9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

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4/5  rDev +0.3%

Photo of yemenmocha
4.25/5  rDev +6.5%

Pours hazy pale golden color with chunks of yeast. Thick white head almost overflowed, but settled into a nice, long lasting layer. Nose has nice tangy fruits, yeasty/bready qualities, and a candied component. Palate offers a nice balance of flavors and a creamy mouthfeel. Would buy regularly if priced more reasonably compared to competitors such as NB Tripel. Or for this price, I'll just take the real examples from Belgium.

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3.94/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured on-tap at the brewery and served in a tulip, the beer is a hazy, bright yellow coloring, with a halo of white head. Nose of grass, lemon, butter, floral hops, and all-spice. Flavors are lemon-grass forward, with bitter hops, pepper spice, and toasted notes. Smooth, mid-bodied, with a grainy and herbal aftertaste. Light, smooth, herbal linger in the finish. Very nice, well crafted beer.

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3.75/5  rDev -6%

Photo of arizcards
4/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Picked up a 750 ml bottle in late March for $13.99. Total Wine Arrowhead received it on 11-11-13 but i could not discern a bottling date.

Beer poured golden with a beautiful white head that is leaving lacing behind.

Nose has hints of citrus and light malts.

Taste is lemon pepper with a nice light malt base.

Mouthfeel is legit belgian yeast strain, light and refreshing yet oh so smooth.

Overall this is a nice refreshing flavorful brew. Hard to believe that it is a 9.0 abv. This is the third solid brew i have had from Funkwerks, these folks are legit!

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Deceit from Funkwerks
89 out of 100 based on 99 ratings.