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The Reverend - Avery Brewing Company

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1,466 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,466
Reviews: 778
rAvg: 3.85
pDev: 12.47%
Wants: 27
Gots: 104 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Avery Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Quadrupel (Quad) |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Beer Style: Belgian Style Quadrupel Ale
Hop Variety: Sterling
Malt Variety: Two-row barley, Aromatic malt, Cara-45, Cara-20, Special B
Sugars: Belgian Candy Sugar
OG: 1.085 ABV: 10.0% IBUs: 24 Color: Tawny
The Reverend, was created in tribute to the life of our friend Tom Boogaard’s grandfather, an ordained Episcopal Reverend. Tom was inspired by the life of his grandfather and wanted to create a tribute beer that contained his sterling traits. True to the spirit and character of the departed Reverend, this beer is strong willed, assertive, and pure of heart.

Our brewers included as many authentic imported Belgian specialty malts as they could, making this the perfect beer for folks who love malty beers and are ready to take the next step. A divinely complex and beautifully layered beer with hints of dark cherries, currants, and molasses, complimented by an underlying spiciness. Sinfully smooth considering the high alcohol content.

The Reverend is the second installment of “The Holy Trinity of Ales” series.

Food pairing: Try The Reverend with a gyro or paired with our favorite: steamed spicy saffron mussels.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 03-21-2002)
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3.73/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Clear amber colored beer, pours with a small white & tan head. Malt prevalent in aroma followed by the yeasty, fruity Belgian aromas. Taste is malty, alocohol is there but well-hidden. Medium body in the mouth, little bit light as compared to style for me. Little bit of spiciness but overall kind of mellow. Expected more complexity in malt and yeast mix. Solid but not great beer.

Serving type: bottle

11-28-2003 22:39:10 | More by CRJMellor
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The Reverend from Avery Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 1,466 ratings.