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RATINGS: 587   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.87/5   SEASONAL: Series   EST. CALORIES: 276   ABV: 9.2%
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Blushing Monk is brewed with a ridiculous amount of raspberries and with a Belgian yeast strain that keeps our head cellar operator from sleeping for a week. It pours a stunning deep berry red and, at 9.2% ABV, has a surprising kick. The perfect dessert beer, it can be enjoyed on its own or paired with fresh cheeses, fruit, cakes and more.

First released in July 2011, rereleased in 2015.


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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Enjoyit (3754) - Vadum, DENMARK - APR 16, 2016
Clear reddish of color with a white head. An aroma of raspberries, fruity, red berries, sweets and fresh. A flavor of raspberries, fresh, sweets, fruity and well balanced.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
markducommun (878) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - APR 12, 2016
Beautiful crystal clear, deep red with a minimal white head. Huge tart raspberry nose, some light apple, honey, very slight hay. Light tang, quite sweet. Longer finish, coats the mouth. Some light acidity and effervescence. Lightly carbonated. Excellent. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
oldrtybastrd (5003) - Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA - APR 10, 2016
Pours a nice reddish brown. Aroma is full of fruit and malts. Big raspberry flavor with hints of chocolate. To sweet and fruity for me to drink more than one. A real good beer.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jokestereo (302) - SWEDEN - APR 8, 2016
Pours hazy red with a pinkish head. Aroma; Rasberry, vanilla, barnyard, funk and oak. Taste; a lot of rasberry,, vanilla, jam, and touch of oak. The rasberry is very dominant in this one but this beer is refreshing

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
linusb (798) - SWEDEN - APR 8, 2016
A: Deep red coloured with a pink head N: Raspberry, black currant, raspberry pits T: Raspberry jam, billberry, blackberry O: Very sweet but a very nice berry flavour!

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Marheb (4768) - San Diego, California, USA - APR 7, 2016
(En fût au O’Brien’s): Pas si mal au nez. En bouche, ça goûte concentré de Kool Aid, ça me rappelle quelques mauvais souvenirs de malbouffe. C’est assez liquoreux, hyper fruité et sucré avec peu ou pas d’acidité. Je doute que ça ressemble à la version 2011 que j’ai manqué.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
olsvammel (5808) - Örebro, SWEDEN - APR 3, 2016
Bottle from Systembolaget. Fruity smell with raspberries. Fruity taste, sweet with lots of raspberries. The raspberries felt a bit artificial.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
dwyerpg (5538) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - MAR 28, 2016
While the flavor certainly hides the alcohol well, this beer was so sweet when I really didn’t want something sweet, it just wasn’t working for me. A bit tingly. Definitely wouldn’t mind having again when I’m in a different mindset.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MrTipple (3552) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 27, 2016
Aroma: red berries, raspberries, molasses. Appearance: hazy amber / red, small, light rose, creamy, head. Taste: medium sweet. Palate: sweets continue, fruity, raspberries and other red berries again, light citrus fruits, some wood flavours, light tart, berry jam. Overall: nice Fruit Beer, quite sweet. Pint at Kings Arms, Bethnal Green.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SG111 (1219) - New York, USA - MAR 18, 2016
Tap at Clubhouse BFD. Pours gorgeous red ruby color. Small head. Aroma is raspberry sweet sugar, Belgian esters. Flavor is, ehh. Rubaeus. Not much different. Sweet. Very sweet. Not bad but couldn’t do a full pint.


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