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Grumpy Monk - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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BA SCORE
82
good

592 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 592
Reviews: 145
rAvg: 3.6
pDev: 12.78%
Wants: 16
Gots: 30 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian IPA |  5.70% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: jzeilinger on 04-15-2012)
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jbphoto88

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3.5/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Clear golden orange beer with a firm cap of off white bubbles. Not a bad start.

The nose is everything you would expect from the style. Hoppy with a musty breath of Belgian yeast and roasted grains.

A nice simple flavor that represents everything about this style in the minimalist way. The hops are there but subtle as are the muted grains. Even the yeast flavor is mild and simple. All of this doesn't make a bad beer but a simple easy to drink average beer. Tasty but nothing exciting.

The mouthfeel rounds out this one with crisp carbonation and a smooth finish that leaves you a little dry. A solid average beer and one that I could see drinking again and again.

Serving type: bottle

06-03-2012 22:01:08 | More by jbphoto88
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Grumpy Monk from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
82 out of 100 based on 592 ratings.