Dismiss Notice
We're celebrating 10 years of BeerAdvocate magazine with $10 print subscriptions for US residents.

Subscribe now!

Deep Red Belgian Specialty Ale | Deschutes Brewery

Log in or Sign up to start rating.
BA SCORE
-
no score
Awaiting 10 Reviews
THE BROS
-
no score
Send samples
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Deschutes Brewery
Oregon, United States
deschutesbrewery.com

Style: Belgian Dark Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.90%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by HuskyinPDX on 08-29-2012

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Reviews:
1
Ratings:
2
Avg:
3.96
pDev:
0
 
 
Wants:
0
Gots:
1
For Trade:
0
User Reviews
Reviews: 1 | Ratings: 2
Photo of HuskyinPDX
3.95/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

On tap at Pdx pub on 8.28.12

Dark caramel malt flavors folded with dried fruit. Huge Belgian yeast esters and touches of east kent golding hops. Layers of complexity come together from the simple combination of water, malt, hops, and yeast.
IBUs 36 | Alcohol by Vol. 8.9%

A - Served a dark ruby red with a thin light tan head that slowly moves the the edges.

S - Dark fruit and cherries. Some raisins as well.

T - Similar to the nose. More dark fruit and cherry dominated.

D - A heavy body and decent carbonation.

O - Sweet dark fruit and cherry. Nice Belgian red.

 588 characters

Deep Red Belgian Specialty Ale from Deschutes Brewery
3.96 out of 5 based on 2 ratings.
  • About Us

    Your go-to website for beer (since 1996), publishers of BeerAdvocate magazine (since 2006) and hosts of world-class beer events (since 2003). Respect Beer.
  • Extreme Beer FestĀ® Cometh

    February 3-4, 2017. Boston, Mass. Limited tickets available. Prepare for epicness.

    Learn More
  • 10 Years of BeerAdvocate Magazine

    We're celebrating 10 years of BA mag with $10 print subscriptions for US residents!

    Subscribe