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Belgian Dark Ale

Belgian Darks offer a massive range of characters. Colors play within the amber to light brown to deep garnet hues, with thick, rocky heads of great retention. Aromas can be anywhere from traces of yeast, spiced, malty, floral and even slightly intoxicating. Flavors from dry and spiced, to sweet and malty. Most have a low level of bitterness.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 4.0-7.0%   [ ? ] 

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Style Examples - 1 to 50 (out of 552) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV rAvg Revs Bros
1554 Enlightened Black AleNew Belgium Brewing5.603.833,12782
Leffe Brune / BrownAbbaye de Leffe S.A.6.503.781,540-
Chocolate Indulgence StoutBrewery Ommegang7.003.811,254-
Noire De Chambly / Chambly NoireUnibroue6.203.6985983
Tilburg's Dutch Brown AleBierbrouwerij De Koningshoeven B.V.5.003.7842691
Cold FrontIthaca Beer Company7.203.62347-
River Horse Belgian Freeze Belgian Style Winter AleRiver Horse Brewing Co.8.003.58339-
GrottenbierBrouwerij St. Bernardus NV6.503.7727164
Augustijn BruneBrouwerij Van Steenberge N.V.7.003.79198-
Petrus WinterbierDe Brabandere6.503.5719375
RejectionRussian River Brewing Company6.103.83188-
BrontideStillwater Artisanal Ales5.003.48170-
Kapittel PaterBrouwerij Van Eecke N.V.6.003.6156-
UndertakerBrewery Vivant6.703.47132-
La Rullés Cuvée Meilleurs Voeux (Bière De Gaume)Brasserie Artisanale De Rulles SPRL7.303.81127-
Spinner Bait Belgian Style RedSweetWater Brewing Company6.003.39114-
The DebutanteSociete Brewing Co.6.803.76108-
Bink BruinBrouwerij Kerkom5.503.610380
Fullsuit Belgian-Style Brown AleKarl Strauss Brewing Company6.303.619484
Triporteur From HellB.O.M. Brewery6.663.7286-
Winter KoninckBrouwerij De Koninck NV6.503.4985-
Black RhinoAdelbert's Brewery5.603.784-
BiscottiLift Bridge Brewery7.003.6181-
TempelierBrouwerij Corsendonk6.003.827890
Hell For CertainBluegrass Brewing Co. - East St. Matthew's6.603.5975-
Bière De NoëlBrasserie Thiriez5.803.6266-
BlackBrugge Brasserie6.003.7965-
Red Haired Jeanne (Roste Jeanne)De Struise Brouwers7.003.8564-
Tongerlo 6 Dubbel BruinBrouwerij Haacht NV6.003.4263-
Petrus SpecialeDe Brabandere6.503.2757-
Belgian-Style Abbey AleCathedral Square Brewery6.503.545694
WoodboogerStrangeways Brewing6.003.845690
Gruut Belgian Amber AleGentse Stadsbrouwerij6.603.5352-
Schell's Snowstorm 2014August Schell Brewing Company7.003.7952-
Leffe De NoëlAbbaye de Leffe S.A.6.603.4949-
Brewer's Art Proletary AleThe Brewer's Art5.003.9648-
Trappist Achel 5° BruinBrouwerij der St. Benedictusabdij de Achelse5.004.1143-
Black Jack (Bourbon Barrel Aged)North by Northwest Restaurant & Brewery ? 3.9139-
Cazeau Tournay De NoëlBrasserie De Cazeau8.203.8539-
La Petite MortBlack Raven Brewing Co.8.704.1439-
ChimeraBirrificio Del Ducato8.003.8236-
PernicieuxSolemn Oath Brewery8.503.8136-
NavettePenrose Brewing6.003.8535-
La Rullés Brune (Bière De Gaume)Brasserie Artisanale De Rulles SPRL6.503.6731-
Valeir DonkerBrouwerij Contreras6.503.8231-
North By Northwest Okanogan Black AleNorth by Northwest Restaurant & Brewery ? 3.6330-
Belgian Vanilla StoutRough Draft Brewing Company5.003.7730-
Abby NormalValkyrie Brewing7.553.2930-
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