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Wandering Monk Ale | Evolution Craft Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Evolution Craft Brewing Company
Maryland, United States | website

Style: Belgian Pale Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.30%

Availability: Fall

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Added by confer on 12-25-2012

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Reviews:
3
Ratings:
28
Avg:
3.99
pDev:
12.53%
 
 
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1
Gots:
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For Trade:
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Photo of tigg924
3.75/5  rDev -6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A nice and bready Belgian treat. Pours light tan with minimal head. Not as over-hopped as some I have had in the style. I could definitely do a couple of these.

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Photo of Rizzy17
3.75/5  rDev -6%

Photo of Kingfireeater
3.34/5  rDev -16.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

On tap, at The Blue Monkey

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Photo of mendvicdog
3.5/5  rDev -12.3%

Photo of ShanePB
2.8/5  rDev -29.8%

Photo of Hearneator
4.2/5  rDev +5.3%

Photo of curlybird
3.25/5  rDev -18.5%

Photo of IPAchris
3.75/5  rDev -6%

Photo of JNForsyth
3.74/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of InspectorBob
3.75/5  rDev -6%

Photo of sampsonw
3.92/5  rDev -1.8%

Photo of Boone757
4/5  rDev +0.3%

Photo of MrBoh
3.75/5  rDev -6%

Photo of JohnParadee
2.75/5  rDev -31.1%

Photo of Slatetank
4.14/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

I enjoyed this on tap at the public house in Salisbury MD, enjoyed chilled in a shaker pint.

The color is a deep amber with mild hazed thin white cap with tight bead. Smell has a fruity yeast ester wit mild banana and light malt aroma but nice pepper accent with gentle bready nose. The feel is lightly sweet with a nice fruity tinge of pear like and mild banana sweetness with a yeasty spice and dry finish with moderately carbonated and gentle alcohol on the palate

The taste is very good with mild tropical flavor and spice from the yeast with a light malt taste and slightly sweet presence with more pear flavor and mild pepper and banana elements from the yeast with a slight toasted taste and light tinge of alcohol in the mostly dry finish. Overall a very nice Belgian Pale ale -well brewed and drinkable with noticeable belgian yeast qualities

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Photo of confer
4.32/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Got a growler of this as a gift. The Evo website says that this will be barrel aged and re-released. This beer mirrors a tripel in every way except the abv. It pours e deep gold with a head that builds quick and also dissipates quickly.
The smell is nothing but sweet. It smells like tripel should.
Taste is of sweet pears. Overall a really good beer and my favorite from Evo.

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Photo of larryi86
4.5/5  rDev +12.8%

Photo of BillRoth
3.5/5  rDev -12.3%

Photo of yourefragile
3.75/5  rDev -6%

Photo of JesseKilgannon
4.15/5  rDev +4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Gatordaddy
3.5/5  rDev -12.3%

Photo of DrBass
4.25/5  rDev +6.5%

Photo of NYR_Rob
3.5/5  rDev -12.3%

Photo of csurowiec
4/5  rDev +0.3%

Photo of THECPJ
3.75/5  rDev -6%

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Wandering Monk Ale from Evolution Craft Brewing Company
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