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A Stranger In The Alps, French IPA - Brewery Vivant

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A Stranger In The Alps, French IPA
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Ratings: 5
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 4.05
pDev: 4.44%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian IPA |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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(Beer added by: BrewtalHonesty on 11-26-2013)
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GGRECH

Michigan

4/5  rDev -1.2%

03-20-2014 01:23:48 | More by GGRECH
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ROBSTARR

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

06-11-2014 15:50:11 | More by ROBSTARR
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mvanwoerm

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -7.4%

04-12-2014 03:52:42 | More by mvanwoerm
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Fcolle2

Illinois

4.24/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Pours amber in color with lots of carbonation coming up all over the glass and a smooth fluffy off white head that has good retention.

Smell has some good mild spicy phenolic aromas forward with light white pepper and orange peel aromas. Nice toffee like grainy aromas follow with a mild herbal hop presence near the end.

Taste has big toffee like malt flavors forward lighter warm caramel malt and a moderate herbal spicy hop bitterness dominating the mid section. Belgian phenols finish with some good white pepper flavors on the finish.

Mouthfeel is good. Medium to light body, crisp, and moderate carbonation all work to make this refreshing through all the hoppy oils and rich malty flavors.

Serving type: can

12-15-2013 20:53:02 | More by Fcolle2
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BrewtalHonesty

Michigan

4/5  rDev -1.2%

11-26-2013 10:55:26 | More by BrewtalHonesty
A Stranger In The Alps, French IPA from Brewery Vivant
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