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Monk's Blood - 21st Amendment Brewery

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86
very good

1,093 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,093
Reviews: 481
rAvg: 3.81
pDev: 13.65%
Wants: 73
Gots: 92 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
21st Amendment Brewery visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Dark Ale |  8.30% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: taxguyjase on 09-10-2009)
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Ratings: 1,093 | Reviews: 481 | Display Reviews Only:
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MystikCelt

New York

4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

08-05-2014 07:46:56 | More by MystikCelt
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zestar

California

3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

08-04-2014 19:39:55 | More by zestar
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Schimms

Minnesota

4.75/5  rDev +24.7%

08-04-2014 02:09:03 | More by Schimms
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therealsikes

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

08-03-2014 15:03:37 | More by therealsikes
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JoelClark

Idaho

4/5  rDev +5%

08-03-2014 05:59:38 | More by JoelClark
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ChaseBacon

New York

3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

08-03-2014 00:58:39 | More by ChaseBacon
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Doomcifer

Rhode Island

3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

08-01-2014 13:51:31 | More by Doomcifer
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DeltaFour

Florida

3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

08-01-2014 06:25:33 | More by DeltaFour
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schoolboy

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

Monk's blood has been a go to, over the top Belgian style for me for years. It is a great example of A,merican brewers doing Belgian better than the Belgians.

It has that red tinge that have it a banner. The aroma is fruity and real.

The taste bites nice and big, like a double should. The aftertaste is log lasting and slightly sour.

This is a beer you will want again and again, as I do.

08-01-2014 00:39:37 | More by schoolboy
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Jack_Frost79

Maryland

4.5/5  rDev +18.1%

07-31-2014 19:33:13 | More by Jack_Frost79
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BarrelAgedG

Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

07-30-2014 04:22:05 | More by BarrelAgedG
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Spiral517

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

07-30-2014 00:49:12 | More by Spiral517
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vfgccp

New York

3.98/5  rDev +4.5%

A - Dark mahogany body with an ambivalent combination of bright ruby and muddy brown highlights. Khaki head with ok retention and low lace.

S - Sweet cherry cordial, muscat grape. A little artificial on the cherry note. Touches of cedar and caramel.

T - Very similar to the nose. Sweet (maybe overly sweet) cherry pie filling. Oak, caramel, molasses, pumpernickel bread, and raisin bran muffins.

M - Medium body. Nice carbonation.

O - The style edges sweet, but this beer still a touch too sweet. That said there's a really nice, well balanced complexity to the flavor profile.

07-30-2014 00:15:18 | More by vfgccp
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xbrettfavrex

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

07-27-2014 18:12:09 | More by xbrettfavrex
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dtomes

New York

3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

07-26-2014 03:30:39 | More by dtomes
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Lehighace06

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +5%

07-25-2014 04:36:48 | More by Lehighace06
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vwbus7

North Carolina

4/5  rDev +5%

07-25-2014 01:18:18 | More by vwbus7
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Chuffbomb

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

07-23-2014 13:44:38 | More by Chuffbomb
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Vogt52

Maryland

4/5  rDev +5%

07-23-2014 00:38:49 | More by Vogt52
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chinchill

South Carolina

3.99/5  rDev +4.7%

The 12 oz can poured clear, dark red-brown with a semi-durable tan head that left fine sticky lacing.

Feel: Full body with excellent, soft carbonation.

Cinnamon, vanilla and figs in the nose.

Cinnamon, vanilla and figs dominate the flavor which also has a touch of oak and a malt base. Moderately spicy. About equal balance of bitter and sweet.

O: tasty and complex. Worth seeking.

07-22-2014 14:07:10 | More by chinchill
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bleedblue9150

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

07-22-2014 01:38:57 | More by bleedblue9150
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ThaHealer

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

07-21-2014 14:38:41 | More by ThaHealer
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ssmilkstout

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

07-21-2014 01:08:02 | More by ssmilkstout
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Joestradamus91

New York

4/5  rDev +5%

07-21-2014 00:14:50 | More by Joestradamus91
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BentheBishop


5/5  rDev +31.2%

07-20-2014 23:37:33 | More by BentheBishop
Monk's Blood from 21st Amendment Brewery
86 out of 100 based on 1,093 ratings.