Belgian Strong Dark Ale

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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Style Examples - 101 to 150 (out of 1281) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Ratings > Avg
Sinister KidTrillium Brewing Company10.001193.9
ObscuriteIthaca Beer Company10.101153.92
Leffe Vieille CuvéeAbbaye de Leffe S.A.8.201133.8
Plan BPerennial Artisan Ales8.001123.59
Equinox / Zwarte PietBrasserie de la Senne8.001103.76
Christmas AleUpslope Brewing Company - Lee Hill8.201083.73
SorcererFat Head's Brewery & Saloon9.001073.9
't Smisje KerstBrouwerij Smisje11.001063.93
Klokke RoelandBrouwerij Van Steenberge N.V.11.001023.85
Bush De NuitsBrasserie Dubuisson Frères sprl13.001004.06
St. Feuillien SpecialeBrasserie St. Feuillien9.00953.89
Kuhnhenn MayhemKuhnhenn Brewing Company ? 933.48
La Grivoise De NoelLe Trou Du Diable7.50933.82
GuidoBrouwerij Smisje8.00933.88
La Binchoise Brune TraditionBrasserie La Binchoise (Malterie des Remparts)8.20923.75
Torment Dark Belgian-Style AleHeretic Brewing Company10.00923.99
DoublecrossCrux Fermentation Project11.00913.77
InspirationCommunity Beer Company9.60914
't Smisje Grande ReservaBrouwerij Smisje11.00893.7
BlitzenBlue Mountain Brewery7.00883.76
Pater Lieven (Kerst Pater Special) ChristmasBrouwerij Van den Bossche9.00883.71
Trappist Holiday AleThe Spencer Brewery9.00874.13
Pimp My SleighFat Head's Brewery & Saloon10.50863.98
Thor's EquinoxOdin Brewing Company9.00823.6
AnomalyMonkish Brewing Co.8.50813.96
Artevelde Grand CruBrouwerij Huyghe7.30803.56
Pisgah CosmosPisgah Brewing Co.9.00804.01
Biere De NoëlBig Sky Brewing Company8.75783.75
Loterbol BruinCafé-Brouwerij Loterbol8.00783.97
Modern RomanceMidnight Sun Brewing Co.9.30773.95
Manhattan BarrelMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery9.50774.21
RetributionGreenbush Brewing Company8.30763.85
Bourbon Little BrotherThe Commons Brewery10.00753.82
Simon GirtyDraai Laag Brewing Company8.00753.75
Brotherly LoveThe Commons Brewery10.00733.86
Préaris QuadrocinnoVliegende Paard Brouwers10.00723.97
Demon HunterBirrificio Montegioco8.50723.82
The OrderThe Bruery10.60713.99
Zatte BieBrouwerij De Bie9.00703.7
Dragonmead Sin Eater Belgian DarkDragonmead Microbrewery11.00704.17
Barbe BlackBrouwerij Verhaeghe9.00703.77
Siren's SongBrewery Ommegang9.00684.01
Quintine Ambrée / Quintine Biere De NoëlBrasserie Ellezelloise8.50683.72
Ten Of Clubs / KleveretienBrouwerij Het Nest10.00683.86
Belgo SutraMagic Hat Brewing Company8.20673.84
BalthazarPicobrouwerij Alvinne9.00673.44
Thomas Creek Conduplico Immundus MonachusThomas Creek Brewery10.00673.86
Vow Of SilenceParallel 49 Brewing Company9.80673.91
Abbaye Des Rocs Spéciale NoëlBrasserie de l'Abbaye des Rocs s.a.9.00664.03
Christmas AleThe Defiant Brewing Company7.50663.83
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