Or De Belgique | Blacklist Brewing

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Blacklist Brewing
Minnesota, United States | website

Style: Belgian Strong Pale Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.50%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by dougofthefuture on 07-01-2013

BEER STATS
Reviews:
2
Ratings:
21
Avg:
3.05
pDev:
90.49%
 
 
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Reviews: 2 | Ratings: 21
Photo of pat61
4.25/5  rDev +39.3%

Popping the cork releases fruity aromas – primarily peach with a hint of fresh laundry, a hint of smoke, floral notes and some biscuit.
Or de Belgique pours a hazy peach color under a 2” bone-white moussey foam cap that descends to a very thick, lace producing film.
The attack starts with pear, peach, bubble gum over toffee malt flavors that finishes with a medium hop bitter emphasis on the end.
The alcohol is pretty much masked by everything else in the beer. The beer has a very smooth, creamy, rich and luscious texture giving it a very effervescent, medium body.

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Photo of dougofthefuture
1.49/5  rDev -51.1%
look: 1 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.25 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

I feel compelled to review this, as the packaging tricked me in to believing this was a good beer.

Appearance was awful - it pours a very muddy brown, with a fizzy head that lasted about half a second. Instantly, this reminded me of early homebrew efforts. Aroma was more of the same - yeasty in an unflattering way, with a bit too much malt character. Drinking this was a chore - it definitely seems like the yeast wasn't allowed to finish. Booze and unfermented malt dominate. Overly bubbly and harshly carbonated.

Yuck. I tried, but I dumped most of this. Pretty label anyhow...

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Or De Belgique from Blacklist Brewing
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