980: Alpha King

980: Alpha King

Alpha King has a very complex, malty-hoppy nose, with hints of marmalade and pine sap. Flavor is very rich and malty up front, with a big bitterness building into the mid-taste. The beer has a bitter, herby finish with thyme and burned-sugar notes.

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The American IPA is a different soul from the reincarnated IPA style. More flavorful than the withering English IPA, color can range from very pale golden to reddish amber. Hops are typically American...

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981: Old No. 38 Stout

981: Old No. 38 Stout

Bright tastiness in the nose, with hints of herby, almost-minty hops and a little estery fruitiness. Very soft and smooth on the palate; highly drinkable. Nicely integrated flavors and a really velvety texture. The finish is...

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982: Chimay Bleue

982: Chimay Bleue

Name: Chimay Grande Réserve (Blue)Brewery: Bières de ChimayCountry of Origin: BelgiumCity & State: Not ApplicableStyle: Belgian Strong Dark Ale Alcohol Content (ABV): 9%First Brewed: 1948 Tasting NotesAlthough some have argued that this beer...

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What exactly is Trappist beer?

What exactly is Trappist beer?

A Trappist beer is a beer brewed by or under control of Trappist monks. There are a total of 174 Trappist monasteries worldwide (as of April 2011); only seven (six in Belgium and...

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983: Trois Pistoles

983: Trois Pistoles

Name: Tres PistolesBrewery: UnibroueCountry of Origin: CanadaCity & State: Not ApplicableStyle: Belgian Strong Dark Ale Alcohol Content (ABV): 9%First Brewed: 1997 Tasting NotesAlmost black in color, Trois Pistoles is spicy enough on the...

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