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RATINGS: 133   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09/5   IBU: 27   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Note: Monks’ Ale is initially being contract-brewed by Sierra Blanca Brewing for Abbey Beverage Company.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RedSox2004 (1673) - Pacific Palisades, California, USA - AUG 13, 2016
Slightly hazy reddish brown with a generous two-finger head and moderate lace. Aromas of lemons and apples, just a bit tart, with sugar cookies and yeast. Bready malt flavors up front, with a touch of sourness, followed by honey and spices. Medium body, lively carbonation, sticky mouthfeel and a malt-rich finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ogre71 (310) - Utah, USA - JUN 26, 2016
A good beer smooth lots of malty flavor balanced out with some hops easy drinking would recommend.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
edgallow (3639) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - JUN 5, 2016
12 oz bottle pours golden with a white head. Aroma of yeast, grains and caramel. Taste is caramel and yeast.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
crossovert (11348) - Illinois, USA - MAR 25, 2016
355ml bottle. Orange pour. Penolic aroma, some malt, floral, not bad. Falvor again phenolic, fairly dry but with a candylike flavor. Okay.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
justinz91 (34) - Alamogordo, New Mexico, USA - MAR 21, 2016
Monks’ Ale poured from bottle to glass. Aroma is of roasty, grass, earthy, and woody. Appearance is golden, with minimal head.Taste is medium bitterness, and salty. Palate light body, thin feel, average carbonation, and a bitter finish. Great beer very light but full of flavor.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
csaso (2099) - Missouri, USA - FEB 7, 2016
Tap - fair size head, light gold color, kind of a buttery Apple like aroma and flavor, seemed a little off to me, ok overall I guess ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bhensonb (14092) - Woodland, California, USA - DEC 15, 2015
Bottle from Marcus. Pours dark copper with a beige head. A stewed fruit aroma. Med body. Flavor is slightly spicy with banana ester. A rather minimal Belgian ale, but easily identifiable as a Belgian. Not exciting.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
marcus (9138) - Sacramento, California, USA - DEC 14, 2015
Pours ruddy brown with a transient beige head and a fruit and toffee aroma. There is a medium-bodied caramel malt flavor with some light banana esters and a dry fruity finish.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DenverLogan (1098) - MileHi, Colorado, USA - OCT 1, 2015
From a 12oz into a Delirium Noel stem glass. Pours amber-brown with head and lace. Big aroma of banana, lemon scones, amber malts. Significant carbonation and mouthfeel. Flavors of rich grains, amber malts, banana, minerals, grass, clove. Overall rich aroma and flavor, strong yeast esters, yet light on malts and body.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Headbanger (3850) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - JUL 4, 2015
12oz bottle 7/4/15 (Courtesy of TerryR)-40° in Tumbler-Pours orange with a small off white head. Aroma of toffee, dark fruit, and malt. Taste of the same. This light to medium bodied brew is not bad but was expecting more.


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