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RATINGS: 102   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66   IBU: 24   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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Dry hopped, and fermented with an aromatic Belgian yeast strain, Monk’s Indiscretion has an intense tropical hoppy aroma and flavor, with balanced bitterness, and is scarily drinkable for such a strong beer. *** 2012 NABA Bronze Medal Winner. *** 2011 US Beer Open Gold Medal Winner. *** 2011 Seattle Caskfest 3rd place People’s Choice. Availability: Bottles and Draft


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4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Porter4Me (9) - Washington, USA - MAY 18, 2011
Not normally a belgian fan but I loved this. Slightly sweet for an IPA but really well balanced. Citra hops sits gives it a wonderful citrus flavor. Hopefully I will pick up a growler for the weekend!


3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MunBro (685) - St. Albert, Alberta, CANADA - APR 19, 2015
A very nice Belgian that stands out amoung others. Very sweet and earthy for a Belgian with nice floral notes, but it also has the expected yeastiness and layers of complexity. Delicous!

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bcBelgianbrew (96) - , British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 29, 2015
Had several buddies over for beer and ribs. Sampled a number of brews throughout the evening. This immediately stood out, even after my palate was fatigued with rich food and beer. Outstanding floral character. To a man, from the neophyte beer drinker to more discerning palate, they enjoyed this beer at my table.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ACHops (900) - Seattle, Washington, USA - FEB 18, 2015
On tap @ Chuck’s 85th. Pours clear dark orange copper with thin lacy white head. Aroma is sweet earthy oaky malt with sweet Belgian yeast notes and a hint of dry hops. Taste is similar: malt is sweet although fairly mild given the abv here. Funky yeast notes mid-palate are quickly overwhelmed by dry earthy hops. Oaky, lightly sweet, dry, and ultimately clean on the finish. Interesting hybrid of a Belgian strong ale and IPA - sort of surprised this isn’t done more often, this is good.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
AgentAle (945) - Alberta, CANADA - DEC 25, 2014
Aroma is clove, saison-like yeastiness, lemon grass and light sweet malts. Taste is a fairly well balanced malt profile. Slight honey and dark fruits. Appearance is a clear orange with a pearl head that retains fairly poorly.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ljthiessen (617) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - DEC 19, 2014
On tap. Sweet candy flavours, belgian yeast. some heat but hides the ABV pretty well. Pretty good for the style.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Boutip (5025) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - DEC 3, 2014
Bottle: Poured a cloudy dirty orangey color ale with a nice foamy head with good retention and some lacing. Aroma of tropical fruits with some unrefined grainy notes is not as I was expecting. Taste is also dominated by fruity tropical hops notes with some unrefined grainy notes and some light residual sugar notes. Body is quite full with good carbonation with no real apparent alcohol. Not bad but something appeared to be a bit off with the malt bill.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
bulldogops (1111) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - NOV 27, 2014
Rating #1051 - April 7, 2014 -On tap at the Underground, 12 oz pour, 10%. Clear golden pour with a giant head with decent retention. Gorgeous, tropical aroma billows out - pineapple, mango, passionfruit. Taste is definitely full bodied, good yeast character, and just enough spice to be pleasant and refreshing. Generously hopped but not weightily bittered. Phenomenal.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
IndianaRed (2726) - Boise, Idaho, USA - NOV 24, 2014
On Tap at the Poulsbo tasting room Close to their Belgian IPA but not as bitter. INteresting and well done.,

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ferris (6783) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 17, 2014
Draft - Tons of tropical fruit, lemon, mango and citrus. Hazy gold with with a good white head. Grapefruit, lemon and light juicy notes. Smell great and very light and juicy.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
cards04 (2100) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - SEP 20, 2014
Really good. Nice Belgian candy on the nose. Hoppy and sweet flavors. Well balanced and delicious.


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