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Brewed By: Tröegs Independent Brewing (Troegs)

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Average Rating:
7.08798

Number of Ratings: 3660

Style: Belgian Strong Brown Ale

Brewed In: 200 East Hersheypark Dr, Hershey, PA 17033, USA

ABV: 11%

IBU: 15


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Tasting Notes

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shawnalalalala profile pictureshawnalalalala - February 8, 2016
High alcohol content: this will fuck you up fast LOL. The taste is very complex but overpowering in my opinion, and the aftertaste is this weird cherry flavor that brings back bad memories of children's cough syrup :/ probably would not drink it casually or more than once in one sitting
Kegcamper profile pictureKegcamper - February 5, 2016
Christmas seasonal that only comes out for a limited time.
NoXcuses732 profile pictureNoXcuses732 - January 17, 2016
I have no idea why this beer is even compared to Merry Monks. The aroma was not the greatest. Soon as I poured it into my pint glass I knew I was in for a rude awakening. I love strong flavorful beers but the first taste was hard to swallow and the after taste wasn't pleasant at all. After the first two beers it was bearable, more than likely because it gave a good buzz but the next day I had the worst hangover of my life having drank 4 bottles. Having my morning coffee and cigarette the next morning I had a staring contest with that stupid little image of the elf on the label and bluntly stated "I hate you." The bottle sits proudly on my beer shelf with a side note I carved into the back of the glass with my dremel engraver "Santa's little gremlin"
julzism profile picturejulzism - January 16, 2016
Very sweet
JarlBear profile pictureJarlBear - January 14, 2016
Very high in alcohol very good!
sophoodles profile picturesophoodles - January 6, 2016
Had the 2014 vintage. Sweet and delicious. Christmas-y. Sour cherry softened with tones of honey sweetness
Fireballlk profile pictureFireballlk - January 2, 2016
Slightly spicy, tastes like dark fruits and honey undertones; deep red color; taste the alcohol, boozy but good
medjimmy profile picturemedjimmy - December 30, 2015
Great red color; smooth taste
msanche6@alumni.nd.edu profile picturemsanche6@alumni.nd.edu - December 26, 2015
Pours thin head, dissolves quickly. Red color, sweet and slightly spicy nose. mildly bitter, spicy, honey, going down spicy with some residual mouth tingling aftertaste.
SaigeMan profile pictureSaigeMan - December 25, 2015
Good taste high alcohol!!!
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