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Defcon III - Faction Brewing

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Defcon III
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15 Ratings
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Ratings: 15
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.51
pDev: 18.52%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Faction Brewing visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Dubbel |  6.90% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: largadeer on 12-20-2013

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Reviews by elNopalero:
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3.85/5  rDev +9.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

This is labeled as a Belgian Quad style but I found it to be more accurately a dubbel.
This pours a burgundy brown with thin foaming.

There’s an aroma of malty, raisiny … bubble gum? I found the same bubble gum sweetness on the palate. Stone fruits, candied fruits, fig and some molasses sweetness round out the double bubble character.

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Served in a tasting glass at Ale Arsenal.

A: Light tight head tops a golden-brown beer. Clear. Heavy lacing.

S: Banana bread. Smells like a hefe.

T: Bready-malty, with a strong, sweet undercurrent. Spicy, like eggnog. Nutmeg? Clove? This is a sorta bland, muddled, distant sweetish flavor. Undecided feelings.

M: Smooth. Vaguely spicy.

O: Not great, but not bad. Kind of watery? Bland and uninspiring. Would not have again.

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Defcon III from Faction Brewing
81 out of 100 based on 15 ratings.