A2
Transmitter Brewing

A2A2
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Style:
Dubbel
Ranked #97
ABV:
7%
Score:
85
Ranked #25,645
Avg:
3.87 | pDev: 9.82%
Reviews:
4
Ratings:
17
From:
Transmitter Brewing
 
New York, United States
Avail:
Rotating/Seasonal
Wants
  1
Gots
  1
SCORE
85
Very Good
A2A2
Notes: Brewery made candi sugar adds rich toffee flavors with a hints of fig and raisins. Enjoy with game, roast meats and campfires.
Reviews: 4 | Ratings: 17 | Log in to view all ratings and sort
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VoxRationis from New York

4.21/5  rDev +8.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Decanted from an 16.9 oz (500 ml), caged and corked bottle into a snifter; released and purchase in 2020.
A: Pours a slightly hazy, copper with ochre highlights. Robust, wheat colored head formation with a two finger head, but rim retention and little prolonged lacing.
S: Tart/tangy nose. Aromas of cherry wood, cocoa, banana and caramel (not quite molasses) predominate.
T: Sweet and tart, subtly on both counts. Caramel, more banana, cherry wood and toast definitely predominate. I m picking up raisin, fig, and molasses notes. Bitterness entirely in balance.
M: Medium bodied with robust carbonation throughout the consumption. Clean finishing with pleasantly sweet aftertaste.
O: A delicious Dubbel. Complex, subtle, fun: dare I say highly drinkable. Glad I had it for Thanksgiving 2020.

Nov 26, 2020
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Dmullz from New Jersey

3.32/5  rDev -14.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Turgid, deep brown
Very little lacing
Solid head but not good head retention
S- Malt smell, spices
Very light on hoppy smell
T- Very spicy on tongue
Malts pronounced
Slight medicinal taste - mostly on aftertaste
Lingering aftertaste
F -Lively, fizzy, crisp
Like this malty style, missed the mark slightly - combination of spices and malts just off

Jun 23, 2018
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dar482 from New York

3.83/5  rDev -1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

The beer comes in a dark amber ruby color.

The beer offers candied fruits with figs, dates, a rich malty sweetness, with mostly fruit esters dominating. There’s a medium plus carbonation with a smooth medium body. An exceptional American made Belgian style. It hits targets of maltiness, mouthfeel, and dark fruit without being overly spicy or unbalanced.

May 03, 2016
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metter98 from New York

3.58/5  rDev -7.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

On-tap at Mugs Alehouse, Brooklyn, NY

A: The beer is hazy dark amber in color. It poured with a bit of lacing on the surface and a thin collar around the edge of the glass.
S: Very faint aromas of dark fruits are present in the nose.
T: The taste has flavors of malts along with notes of Belgian yeast and dark fruits.
M: It feels medium-bodied on the palate and has a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: There's no aromas or flavors in this dubbel that make it stand out compared to other beers in the style.

Serving type: on-tap

Dec 05, 2015
A2 from Transmitter Brewing
Beer rating: 85 out of 100 with 17 ratings