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- Selkirk Abbey Brewing Company

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Reviews: 2
Hads: 5
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: n/a
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
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Selkirk Abbey Brewing Company visit their website
Idaho, United States

Style | ABV
Dubbel |  7.80% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: MDDMD on 03-25-2014

Rich but gentle malt takes the lead, ahead of noble hops with their delicate spice notes in this mahogany hued ale. Ancient in origin, the abbey dubbel was all but lost until revived during the Napoleonic era. Today it has become the quintessential Belgian style.
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Reviews: 2 | Hads: 5
Reviews by MDDMD:
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4.02/5  rDev n/a
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A-nice amber color with a nice white head and good lacing

S-fruit, caramel, bready malt, little Belgian yeast

T-dark fruit, caramel malt, brown sugar, Belgian yeast, hint of pine, mild bitter finish

F-medium body with moderate carbonation, smooth

O-solid Belgian dubbel, good flavor and easy drinking (304 characters)

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4/5  rDev n/a

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4.09/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Moose90
3.58/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

22oz bottle tasted

A — Pours a deep ruby hue into the glass, almost leathery, cream colored head leaves behind some spotty lace.

S — Smells heavily of yeast, very much yeast forward, chewy dark fruit notes and leather character as well.

T  — Tastes of raisins, plums, chewy and slightly tannic, large malt balance, yeast dominates again.

M — Medium-Full bodied, rich, long and lingering finish.

O — Pretty good overall, would love a greater depth of flavor. (477 characters)

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4.04/5  rDev n/a
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

8° from Selkirk Abbey Brewing Company
- out of 100 based on 2 ratings.