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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 1157) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Hads > Bros
Sinister KidTrillium Brewing Company10.003.9112-
Plan BPerennial Artisan Ales8.003.66111-
Equinox / Zwarte PietBrasserie de la Senne8.003.74110-
Leffe Vieille CuvéeAbbaye de Leffe S.A.8.203.78105-
't Smisje KerstBrouwerij Smisje11.003.95104-
Bush De NuitsBrasserie Dubuisson Frères sprl13.004.1198-
SorcererFat Head's Brewery & Saloon9.003.897-
Klokke RoelandBrouwerij Van Steenberge N.V.11.003.6797-
Upslope Christmas AleUpslope Brewing Company - Lee Hill8.303.719486
GuidoBrouwerij Smisje8.003.8892100
La Binchoise Brune TraditionBrasserie La Binchoise (Malterie des Remparts)8.203.759190
Kuhnhenn MayhemKuhnhenn Brewing Company ? 3.4691-
InspirationCommunity Beer Company9.603.9490-
Silly CybiesCrooked Stave Artisan Beer Project9.004.579097
't Smisje Grande ReservaBrouwerij Smisje11.003.7288-
St. Feuillien SpecialeBrasserie St. Feuillien9.003.8588-
La Grivoise De NoelLe Trou Du Diable7.503.8187-
Pater Lieven (Kerst Pater Special) ChristmasBrouwerij Van den Bossche9.003.78772
DoublecrossCrux Fermentation Project11.003.6685-
Torment Dark Belgian-Style AleHeretic Brewing Company10.003.9583-
Pisgah CosmosPisgah Brewing Co.9.004.017990
Loterbol BruinCafé-Brouwerij Loterbol8.003.947992
Artevelde Grand CruBrouwerij Huyghe7.303.5878-
Biere De NoëlBig Sky Brewing Company8.753.8777-
KINKAle Asylum7.703.6976-
Thor's EquinoxOdin Brewing Company9.003.447689
BlitzenBlue Mountain Brewery7.003.976-
RetributionGreenbush Brewing Company8.303.7476-
Manhattan BarrelMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery9.504.0776-
Trader Joe's 2015 Vintage AleTrader Joe's Brewing Company9.00475-
Modern RomanceMidnight Sun Brewing Co.9.303.8674-
SoothsayerBrewery Ommegang8.903.997486
Brotherly LoveThe Commons Brewery10.003.973-
Pimp My SleighFat Head's Brewery & Saloon10.503.9472-
Demon HunterBirrificio Montegioco8.503.8771-
Port O' CallUinta Brewing Company9.403.8571-
Zatte BieBrouwerij De Bie9.003.716991
Pinot SuaveDeschutes Brewery11.204.0769-
AnomalyMonkish Brewing Co.8.504.0268-
NaughtyFlying Dog Brewery9.003.267-
Bourbon Little BrotherThe Commons Brewery10.003.8666-
BalthazarPicobrouwerij Alvinne9.003.4366-
Andelot Cuvee MystiqueDe Proefbrouwerij (bvba Andelot)8.503.8966-
Quintine Ambrée / Quintine Biere De NoëlBrasserie Ellezelloise8.503.716670
Thomas Creek Conduplico Immundus MonachusThomas Creek Brewery10.003.966-
Vow Of SilenceParallel 49 Brewing Company9.803.9266-
Christmas AleThe Defiant Brewing Company7.503.7965-
InfuscoRock Art Brewery8.003.3665-
Simon GirtyDraai Laag Brewing Company / Saints & Turncoats Public House8.003.8264-
Fete De NoelPerennial Artisan Ales10.004.116389
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