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668 Neighbor Of The Beast - New England Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
89
very good

648 Ratings
THE BROS
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 648
Reviews: 198
rAvg: 3.99
pDev: 9.77%
Wants: 88
Gots: 73 | FT: 7
Brewed by:
New England Brewing Co. visit their website
Connecticut, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Pale Ale |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: CHADMC3 on 05-29-2010)
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4.45/5  rDev +11.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Finally getting to try this one.
Pouring from a 12 oz can this beer pours a hazy golden yellow with a nice fluffy head.
The nose is slightly subdued but hints of what's to come.
The taste is a little grassy, a little bit of funk a little bit of fruit and whole lot of goodness.
This is an excellent beer and a great representation of the style.
And the name is pretty damn good too.

Serving type: can

02-03-2014 05:35:33 | More by SammyJaxxxx
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New York

3.84/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A: Poured from the can into a Duvel tulip. Body is hazy orangey-amber with a big (2-finger) ivory-colored head. Leaves good splotches of lace on the glass.

S: Spice and fruitiness over sweet malt.

T: Sweet malt foundation, then fruit (overripe apples come to mind) with a touch of spice. Quite sweet. Alcohol (9% ABV) is well hidden, showing up as a warming sensation in the belly but providing only a touch of warmth at the back end of the sip. A bit too sweet, IMO. Needs a bit of a drying, crisp finish to improve.

M: Medium in heft, nice creaminess.

O: This is good, just a little sweet for my preference.

Serving type: can

02-01-2014 22:20:46 | More by Kendo
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4/5  rDev +0.3%

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New York

4/5  rDev +0.3%

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New York

4/5  rDev +0.3%

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Connecticut

4/5  rDev +0.3%

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Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +0.3%

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New York

3.5/5  rDev -12.3%

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Massachusetts

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Massachusetts

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4/5  rDev +0.3%

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New York

4/5  rDev +0.3%

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metter98

New York

3.84/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

A: The beer is quite hazy golden yellow in color—hazy enough so you can't see any visible carbonation. It poured with a short bright white head and consistently left a thin layer of bubbles covering the surface.
S: Moderate to strong aromas of Belgian yeast are present in the nose along with notes of candi sugars and spices and hints of bananas.
T: The taste is similar to the smell, except that the flavors of peppery spices are a little stronger and there are also hints of alcohol in the finish.
M: It feels medium-bodied and a little dry on the palate with a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: This beer is a good representation of the style. The only drawback is that you get some alcohol in the finish.

Serving type: can

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New York

4/5  rDev +0.3%

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668 Neighbor Of The Beast from New England Brewing Co.
89 out of 100 based on 648 ratings.