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Brabant - Avery Brewing Company

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86
very good

368 Ratings
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Ratings: 368
Reviews: 294
rAvg: 3.83
pDev: 13.32%
Wants: 34
Gots: 39 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Avery Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  8.65% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: ClockworkOrange on 01-09-2009)
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sjccmd

Minnesota

3.7/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

A: pours a murky dark brown, nearly black with a light tan head that fades to a nice lacing

S: mostly dark fruits with some woody undertones, alcohol warmth...the alcohol came across more than i would expect

T: more complex than the smell, sour dark cherries, like a sour funky wine, the brett was in the background for me provided a nice funk along with the woodiness

M: thick and coating but with a nice bite from carbonation that keeps it from being too thick

D: initially this was a very interesting beer, but it became harder to drink as i progressed, the alcohol came through more and more which seemed surprising to me, i was fine splitting the 12 oz bottle with a friend

Serving type: bottle

05-08-2009 16:06:19 | More by sjccmd
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Brabant from Avery Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 368 ratings.