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Dubbel Fantasy | San Diego Brewing Co.

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Brewed by:
San Diego Brewing Co.
California, United States | website

Style: Dubbel

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.00%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by scottoale on 12-03-2008

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3.32/5  rDev n/a
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

On tap at the 2008 Strong Ale Festival -on the list as a Belgian Styel Quad- Poured a deeper and clear orange color with a very small sized off white head. Aromas of dark fruits, citrus, and caramel. Tastes of dark fruits, toasted caramel, and fruity.

I had this on tap at the brew pub a few days after at the brew pub. They only had this listed at 7% - hmmm, did they up it to get it to the Festival. Im actually dropping my ratings.

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Photo of scottoale
4.23/5  rDev n/a
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Served in proper glassware at the source, a red-copper with perfect clarity and a 1/4" cream colored cap. Good carbination for this style, head settles to a ring, leaving no clingy lace.

Sweet malty nose of dark ripe fruits and notes of bubblegum. The alcohol starts to creep through as the brew warms. This brew was closer to 9% ABV, than the 7% listed on the brews menu listing. Very authentic Dubbel aroma.

Sweet and spicy taste, with loads of fruity flavors, including plum, fig, cherry, grape, banana, some candi sugar and a spicy yeast, with a warming finish from the alcohol.

Medium plus body, complimentary carbonation and a smooth warming alcohol make this a very pleasant sweet sipper. Skillfully brewed and a great representation of this style, crafted right here in San Diego...far from Belgium. Nice!

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Dubbel Fantasy from San Diego Brewing Co.
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