Belgian Strong Dark Ale

Description:
On the same path as the Belgian Dark Ale but obviously higher in alcohol with more of an all around character. The alcohol character can be deceivingly hidden or can be very bold and in your face. Look for lots of complexity within a delicate palate. Hop and malt character can vary, most are fruity and may have mild dark malt flavors. Phenols will range from minimal to high and most will be light on the hops. All in all most are spicy and alcoholic.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 7.0-15.0%   [ ? ] 

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Name Brewery ABV Ratings < Avg
Rum Barrel Siren's SongBrewery Ommegang9.000-
BA Billy BadassCademon Brewing11.000-
Raisin The BarAlpine Beer Company11.000-
DetenteLTS Brewing Company (Life's Too Short)11.700-
Perro MarronMarley's Brewery And Grille9.300-
XbalanqueProgress Brewing7.100-
Thalse AmbrozijnDijkWaert8.000-
Matheysine BruneBrasserie Matheysine6.500-
CenturionProgress Brewing11.000-
La Trouffette GIVRéEBrasserie De Bastogne8.000-
Belgian DarkPopuluxe Brewing7.700-
Bath Farmhouse AleCoal Creek TAP8.000-
IntrepidHoppy People8.000-
Xmas In ThalsDijkWaert10.000-
L’HIVEResseBrasserie de la Lesse ? 0-
Vanden Eynden RéserveLa Memphré Microbrasserie10.000-
Bierpruver WinterHuisbrouwerij De 3 Vaten8.000-
Kartuis BruinDe Egelantier8.000-
Zonderik Dubbel DonkerDe Proefbrouwerij (bvba Andelot)8.000-
L'Ambre D' Ucle Belgian AmberCoal Creek TAP6.700-
Coal Train Belgian Coffee StoutCoal Creek TAP9.200-
Lovell GeddesSt. Petersburg Brewing Company8.800-
Gavin’s Dark StrongBenoit-Casper Brewing Co.10.000-
Jean-Claude Van Damn!13 Virtues Brewing Co.10.500-
Jean-Claude Van Damn! - Pinot Noir Barrel Aged13 Virtues Brewing Co.10.500-
Belgian Dark StrongTin Cannon Brewing Company11.200-
Purgatory BelgeReckless Brewing Company8.500-
Sinzibukwud - Maple Dark StrongBarkEater Craft Brewery8.000-
S:t Eriks Dark Monsoon AleS:t Eriks Bryggeri8.500-
Father Christmas - Cabernet Barrel AgedBarrel of Monks Brewing11.000-
NemesisAmphora Cerveja Artesanal13.000-
Belgian Dark StrongScrappy Punk Brewing8.000-
10th Floor - Barrel Aged QuadBarrel of Monks Brewing11.500-
Imperial Red Belgian RedThe Bakers' Brewery ? 0-
ForefathersWoodcreek Brewing Company9.600-
Winter Spiced Belgian Strong AleCrowbar & Bryggeri7.500-
Monk In The ParkBarrel of Monks Brewing10.000-
JoffreyBooks & Brews12.000-
Tall, Dark & UglyWeyerbacher Brewing Co.9.100-
La Poule De LuxeBedondaine & Bedons Ronds8.000-
Abbaye BrunRedwood Curtain Brewing Company7.400-
Eugene's Sour PorterRedlight Redlight5.000-
Brother BlutoFat Orange Cat Brew Co.10.200-
Abbey AleRedwood Curtain Brewing Company7.400-
Red DevilSugar Ridge Brewery9.000-
Belgian SpecialCoStar Brewing10.800-
Sometimes I Rhyme SlowDark Sky Brewing Co.8.100-
Pound Of FleshLiars' Bench Beer Company7.500-
Secular CelebrationMollusk Restaurant & Brewery7.500-
Hal's Old SingularGreen Wolf Brewing Co.10.500-
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