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Ale Of The Beholder - Dark Chocolate Raspberry (Exiled Series #2 Of 6) - Crooked Fence Brewing

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Ale Of The Beholder - Dark Chocolate Raspberry (Exiled Series #2 Of 6)Ale Of The Beholder - Dark Chocolate Raspberry (Exiled Series #2 Of 6)

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4 Ratings
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Ratings: 4
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 11.06%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Crooked Fence Brewing visit their website
Idaho, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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(Beer added by: JohnGalt1 on 12-05-2012)
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Photo of Norfawkers
4.75/5  rDev +16.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

A: Pours deep, dark brown with a slight foamy tan head

S: Decadent dark chocolate aroma with a hint of berry; other hints of truffle and slight maltiness

T: Roast chocolate; chocolate covered cherries

M: Smooth and balanced with a dry finish; long lasting flavors from the roasty malt

Overall: Classy dessert beer whose fruitiness is not too overpowering; perfect for a date (one who enjoys good beer that is)

Norfawkers, Dec 19, 2012
Photo of Douglas88
4.03/5  rDev -1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Bottle thanks to Toby! Pours a deep dark brown color with a medium beige head. A nice nose of cocoa, berries and chocolate cake. The flavor is pretty much a porter base with raspberries, very natural flavors, big chocolate some coffee. Good. A tasty mix of the two flavors.

Douglas88, Jan 27, 2013
Photo of JohnGalt1
3.98/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

#2 of 6 in the Exiled Series.

Had this at a tasting Saturday night and bought another bottle at the brewery on Sunday. Poured into my slim tulip... the brew is dark dark brown, but a little bit of ruby appears near the stem-end of my glass... light brown head doesn't stick around for too long, but decent lacing persists.

The nose delivers on both the chocolate and raspberry front.... Plenty of both. I would guess the base beer is a lighter flavored porter or even a brown ale. Most malt character is blown out (in a good way) by the flavors... maybe some malt sweetness helps bloom the chocolate and raspberry.

Flavor mirrors the nose with a lingering raspberry/chocolate cordial essence on the finish.

Body is a bit heavier than medium and helps the flavors carry on... carbonation maybe a touch light, but I believe that helps too.

3.5/4/4/4/4

JohnGalt1, Dec 05, 2012
Photo of mrandypandy
3.5/5  rDev -14%

mrandypandy, Feb 16, 2013
Ale Of The Beholder - Dark Chocolate Raspberry (Exiled Series #2 Of 6) from Crooked Fence Brewing
- out of 100 based on 4 ratings.