1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

1636 Belgian Dubbel - Mountain Sun Pub & Brewery

Not Rated.
1636 Belgian Dubbel
No picture uploaded.
Have one? Upload it now.
BA SCORE
-
no score

6 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 6
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 3.47
pDev: 16.71%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Mountain Sun Pub & Brewery visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Dubbel |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Mebuzzard on 06-06-2011)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Latest | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 6 | Reviews: 4 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of enslighet01
enslighet01

Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

08-11-2013 02:24:16 | More by enslighet01
Photo of crobinso
crobinso

Colorado

4.5/5  rDev +29.7%

08-05-2012 02:41:25 | More by crobinso
Photo of WynnO
WynnO

Florida

2.78/5  rDev -19.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 2.5

A - Rusty...dark red, slight browness
S - Slightly floral, very little detection of malts
T - a bit bright, some maltiness, but not enough for a good Dubbel. It is on tap however---being bottled with some on it would make this something worth revisiting.
M - Good
O - Average with some potential. It lacks the presence of mealtimes I expect with a Dubbel.

Serving type: on-tap

08-03-2012 18:59:57 | More by WynnO
Photo of scottfrie
scottfrie

California

2.83/5  rDev -18.4%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

2011. Snifter, reviewed from notes.

A: Pours a dark brown raisin color with a finger of light tan head that quickly faded into a faint collar. Bad head retention for a dubbel.
S: Sweet smelling with notes of dark fruits, caramel, and sugar.
T: I get notes of doughy yeast, caramel, brown sugar, dark fruits, apples and a bit of tobacco in the aftertaste. Very sweet overall.
M: Tingly, fizzy, carbonation, thin body, light mouthfeel.
O: Too thin, fizzy and sweet for me to love it, and not very complex or Belgian-like. Not a terrible beer as a beer though, just needs some work. Average to slightly below average.

Serving type: growler

03-04-2012 18:40:13 | More by scottfrie
Photo of ArrogantB
ArrogantB

Colorado

3.68/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On tap at the Vine Street Pub and server in a tulip (or was it a snifter?). Dark reddish brown with a scant head. Smells spicy and a little wine-like but i get that from dubbels for some odd reason. The flavor was nice, a bit of raisins and a hint of astringency from the alcohol. Overall, not too shabby and I'd probably order another one if I saw it again.

Serving type: on-tap

06-18-2011 22:15:20 | More by ArrogantB
Photo of Mebuzzard
Mebuzzard

Colorado

3.53/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

After Jazz in the Park I hoof on over to Vine St. Pub for the goodness. Found this one on tap

Dark, bright ruby red bordering on brown. Nice looking head with an off-white, kinda reddish foam.

Aroma wasn't all that powerful. Tough to get a handle on it. Orchard fruit and sweet bread. Toffee perhaps, a bit earthy

A sweeter taste than the aroma suggests. Sweet apple juice, like a watered down cider. Bulked up by sweet bread and caramel. A bit spicy in the middle; some clove and slight banana bread.

Serving type: on-tap

06-06-2011 06:11:35 | More by Mebuzzard
1636 Belgian Dubbel from Mountain Sun Pub & Brewery
- out of 100 based on 6 ratings.