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Our answer to the Belgian ędevilĽ beers (i.e. Lucifer, Duvel, etc.). Both rich and dry, this beer is all too easy to consume in large quantities. Hopped with Styrian Goldings.

Note: Name changed from Ozzy to Beazly.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
ThisWangsChung (826) - Leonardtown, Maryland, USA - SEP 17, 2013
12 oz can into a pint glass. A: Pours a mildly hazy golden color. The head is a rocky three finger white shade. It really has the texture I look for in the style, but perhaps not the retention. A decent amount of splotchy lacing is left on the glass. S: Thereís a definite apple presence here, to the point where it seems like a dry cider at times. Other noteable aspects include bubblegum, phenols, earthy hops, and some subtle spicing. Decently complex, a lot more than I expected from a canned BSPA. T: It opens with both a pleasant touch of phenol and distinct breadiness. Touches of spice and fruit esters appear mainly near the cidery, apple-laden finish, though it should be said there isnít a significant presence of Belgian yeast here. A faint hoppy bite sometimes appears. Perhaps a little sweet, as well, but certainly refreshing. M: This is where the lack of bottle conditioning lets it down. The back end is a bit syrupy, and it doesnít feel that lively on the palate. Or maybe itís not much of a letdown - thereís no annoying astringency some in the style feature, either. It slides down the tongue without any friction: in laymanís terms, itís every bit as dangerously drinkable as the best in the style. O: Iím always skeptical of any Belgian-style ale in a can - they always seem syrupy and strange. This, however, really does a deft job of skating around the fact that itís not bottle conditioned by successfully pulling off a sweeter, more cidery bend. Even better, it keeps the epic drinkability I look for from the style. Itís not quite Duvel, but I reckon itís as good as a canned BSPA can get.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
altonbrownd (3712) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - MAY 2, 2015
Can at MusselBar. Inviting Amber body. Nose is hoppy and grainy. Taste nice and sharp of hops and well balanced. Some lite caramel notes.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Goodgrief (1839) - Middletown, Delaware, USA - APR 20, 2015
Sampled from Dads beer. Described as their answer to Duvel...wee, score! It tastes like Duvel but slightly more yeasty and zingy. Well done.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
tsd08460 (94) - Marshall, Virginia, USA - MAR 26, 2015
Aroma: dough, banana, resin, Appearance: golden, clear, white foam, Taste: medium sweetness, lightly bitter, Palate: medium body, creamy, average carbonation, Overall: great beer, would recommend

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
coldbrewky (1490) - Hippetown East, New York, USA - MAR 20, 2015
Can via Der Sloth! Brighter yellow with a touch of haze. Bright white head with intense lacing. Nose of light yeast and some hay. Mostly smooth yeast with a late twang. Enveloped grains are barely discernable. Abrupt finish. Halfway to greatness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tderoeck (5757) - Gent, BELGIUM - MAR 10, 2015
17/II/15 - 12Fl. Oz. can @ home - BB: n/a, canned: VIII/13/14 (2015-228) Thanks to Paull (yes, with two lís) for the can!

Clear pale blond beer, small creamy white head, little stable, non adhesive. Aroma: spicy touch, bit sweet, fruity notes. MF: ok carbon, medium to full body. Taste: bit sweet start, alcoholic, pretty spicy, coriander, fruity yeast esters, some alcohol. Aftertaste: bitter, metallic touch, banana, sweet, peach candy.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
GothGargoyle (1574) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 28, 2015
Pale yellow with a pale head. Aroma is pear, apricot, honey, hints of stone fruit. Medium-full bodied, bittersweet on the palate. Taste is white wine, stone fruits, green olive.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ElManana (902) - Scheldewindeke, BELGIUM - FEB 17, 2015
Can at tderoeck's place. Thanks alot! Pours golden with little head. Rotten banana, yeast, some peach, alcohol.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
WillRunForBeer (1170) - Massachusetts, USA - NOV 23, 2014
From notes. Can. Pours pale straw with a white head. Aroma is banana, wheat, Belgian yeast. Taste follows, mild clove in the finish. Not too bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
AirForceHops (4079) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - NOV 21, 2014
12 oz. can shared by Willrunforbeers. Cloudy gold color with lasting head. Aroma is yeasty wheat, mild hints of banana, Belgian hast like but not quite. Flavor is a bigger blonde ale, body is lighter side of medium with floral notes, bready yeast, sugar and pale grain with a light black pepper in the finish. Pretty decent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Chalumeaux (222) - Methuen, Massachusetts, USA - NOV 21, 2014
Poured from can golden color thin white lacey head. Aroma of yeast and hints of bananna.

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