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Midi | Revolution Brewing Company

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Brewed by:
Revolution Brewing Company
Illinois, United States
revbrew.com

Style: Belgian Pale Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 2.30%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
Belgian-style Table Beer.

Added by MasterSki on 03-04-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Reviews:
2
Ratings:
6
Avg:
3.44
pDev:
7.56%
 
 
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Reviews: 2 | Ratings: 6
Reviews by emerge077:
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3.31/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

On tap at the Kedzie brewery, served in a tapered imperial pint.
Review from written notes.

Dark copper color, fairly bright clarity, thin layer of foam that i'd hesitate to describe as a head. It fades quickly to an even thinner ring, with barely a trace of spotty lacing around the edges of the glass.

Mild aroma of wet grains, toasted husks, and a trace of dried fruit.

Flavor is similarly basic and grainy, with a twang of dried fruit leather leaning towards apricot, unsweetened and a bit mealy. Thin and light bodied, a little one dimensional, even with food. Tafelbier isn't a foreign concept, but there are better low abv table beers out there, see Dupont Avril.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of JohnnyChicago
3.25/5  rDev -5.5%

Photo of Thorpe429
3.5/5  rDev +1.7%

Photo of thewimperoo
3.25/5  rDev -5.5%

Photo of spycow
4/5  rDev +16.3%

Photo of MasterSki
3.55/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

On-tap at the Kedzie taproom in a pint glass.

A - Tan foam settles to a thick collar, wisps, and minimal lacing. Chestnut transparent body that seems surprisingly dark for a table beer.

S - Belgian yeast, bready, grain, with some nebulous malt character and light honey. Sweeter than expected.

T - Again, it's quite bready with some mild phenolic yeast character. Lightly toasted grains, and less sweetness than the aroma. Not overly exciting, but pleasant nonetheless.

M - Surprisingly hearty, medium body, with pleasant carbonation, and a dry, crisp finish. Obviously there's no booze here, but this drinks more like a 4-5% beer.

D - A nice session option with lots of flavor for 2.3%. Not super complex, but something one could drink a few pints of with a meal. I probably wouldn't order this over Workingman Mild, except maybe as a change of pace.

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Midi from Revolution Brewing Company
3.44 out of 5 based on 6 ratings.
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