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Golden Monkey - Victory Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
84
good

4,887 Ratings
THE BROS
77
okay

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Ratings: 4,887
Reviews: 1,704
rAvg: 3.7
pDev: 15.41%
Wants: 111
Gots: 871 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Victory Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Tripel |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: purplehops on 09-17-2001

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look: 2.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

A: Relatively tall head, but it dissipates quickly. Minute amount of lacing. Color is a darkish golden-yellow (not gonna lie my first thought was urine). Cloudy with trace sediment.

S: Spices and bananas come through immediately, followed by a reminder of the abv. Smells like it will be a little too spice/sweet for my tastes.

T: Taste better than it smells. In contrast to many of the other reviews here, I actually like the balance of spices and alcohol. There is definitely a warming effect, but I would say the alcohol is covered up pretty well given the abv.

M: A little slimy, but not too thick and has the right amount of carbonation.

O: As always, a good abv will give a beer a few extra points in my book, so long as nothing else is sacrificed. Not a bad example of the style, I would recommend it to anyone looking to try a new tripel.

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Mouth feel: smooth. Flavor explodes and explores the mouth. Finishes strong, pleasant linger

Taste: Citrus deliciousness

Overall: very good beer. Recommend

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Golden Monkey from Victory Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 4,887 ratings.