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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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Style Examples - 451 to 500 (out of 1307) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Ratings > Score
Sasparilla KillaVintage Brewing Company9.8063.79
Sky BurialLocal Option8.0064.07
Bruges CruiseBagby Beer Company11.4063.98
Tall Dark & Belgian (aka: Santa's Naughty Enabler)West Sixth Brewing Company9.0063.79
Vleteren Bruin 12 Oak AgedBrouwerij Deca Services NV12.0064.27
Leffe Royale Mount HoodAbbaye de Leffe S.A.7.5063.65
Bete NoelElysian Brewing Company8.5063.87
Atra32 Via dei birrai7.3063.22
HaroldTwisted X Brewing Company ? 63.67
AudacityCrossroads Brewing Company10.5063.44
New Holland Silent NightNew Holland Brewing Company11.0064.04
Reindeer Fuel Holiday AleRiepstine's Pub11.5063.53
Vlaamsche Leeuw DonkerDe Proefbrouwerij (bvba Andelot)7.5063.16
Kerstvuur (Pirlot)De Proefbrouwerij (bvba Andelot)9.0063.5
Prickly Moses Strong AleOtway Estate Winery & Brewery8.3062.96
Barley's Abbey NormalBarley's Brewing Company8.6064.13
InvidiaZeven Zonden (Seven Sins)10.0054.26
Chimay Grande Reserve Rum Edition 2017Bières de Chimay10.5054.11
Lectio Du CheneSaint Somewhere Brewing Company9.0054.12
Second FloorCraftsman Brewing Co.8.4053.97
ViertalManor Hill Brewing10.3054.01
KerstbieBrouwerij De Bie8.0053.61
Friend Of The DevilYergey Brewing9.2053.68
Calavera YuleMicrocerveceria Gourmet Calavera9.0053.33
La PapesseBrasserie Artisanale Millevertus De Toernich10.7553.68
The AbbottPeople's Brewing Company8.2053.78
Father ChristmasBarrel of Monks Brewing10.0053.75
Comeback And Guzzle Spiced Belgian Dark AleHaymarket Beer Co. Pub & Brewery6.5053.61
High Gravity Railroad Irving Cliff Brewery11.0053.45
Vleteren AltBrouwerij Deca Services NV8.0053.58
Brother VesperBent Brewstillery9.0053.98
Réserve AlePonysaurus Brewing Co.9.3053.78
Creeper #5Pratt Street Ale House7.8053.65
Kempisch Vuur 3-DubbelDe Proefbrouwerij (bvba Andelot)7.5053.24
Funky MonkHornbeer8.8053.75
Gribousine Malonne BruneBrasserie La Binchoise (Malterie des Remparts)8.0053.58
Fait FroidMicrobrasserie La Chouape7.0053.51
Abbey DarknessMarble Brewery8.8053.67
Coisbo Christmas AleØrbæk Bryggeri7.0053.72
Wicked MedicineBend Brewing Company10.6053.97
LornaSpoonwood Brewing Company9.0054.12
Mill Street Lune De Sang Belgian NoirMill Street Brew Pub9.0053.69
Dageraad Brewing8.9053.91
Winter AleSibling Revelry Brewing7.8054.02
Krampus Riserva StrepponiBirrificio Del Ducato9.0053.33
The Warm N' ToastyGood Nature Farm Brewery & Tap Room - Downtown8.5053.66
Apathy's RewardMartha's Exchange8.1053.5
Angélus BruneBrasserie Brootcoorens7.0053.51
Adriaen Brouwer Winter WoodRoman N.V.10.0054.04
Forestinne NordikaBrasserie Caracole7.5053.66
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