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Raison D'Être - Dogfish Head Brewery

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BA SCORE
83
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4,191 Ratings
THE BROS
73
okay

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Ratings: 4,191
Reviews: 1,768
rAvg: 3.66
pDev: 15.03%
Wants: 81
Gots: 323 | FT: 5
Brewed by:
Dogfish Head Brewery visit their website
Delaware, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Dark Ale |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
A deep mahogany, Belgian-style brown ale brewed with beet sugar, raisins and Belgian-style yeast.

25 IBU

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-09-2001)
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Ok ..this beer is complex it has a great smooth taste and for the amount of alcohol in this baby it goes down like butter. Can't rave enough about it You can get this sweet nectar on tap directly at Dogfish Brew Tavern in Gaithersburg Md ..here's the key's ...more Raison Please..

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Raison D'Être from Dogfish Head Brewery
83 out of 100 based on 4,191 ratings.