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Golden Monkey - Victory Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
83
good

4,051 Ratings
THE BROS
77
okay

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Ratings: 4,051
Reviews: 1,609
rAvg: 3.68
pDev: 15.49%
Wants: 59
Gots: 338 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Victory Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Tripel |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: purplehops on 09-17-2001)
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Reviews by SolipsismalCat:
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SolipsismalCat

Pennsylvania

3.95/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured into a snifter.

A: Hazy golden yellow with lots of bubbles and a one-and-a-half finger, white, foamy head that lasted a couple of minutes and left a nice film. Great lacing.

S: Sweet, Banana, clove, citrus, Belgian yeast.

T: Moderate to high sweetness and light bitterness. Sweet malt and spice. Lacks depth.

M: Medium bodied with lively carbonation. Crisp and slightly astringent. Slightly warm going down.

O: Good budget Tripel. Nothing really wrong with it, but not one of the best.

Serving type: bottle

05-31-2013 20:32:55 | More by SolipsismalCat
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Golden Monkey from Victory Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 4,051 ratings.