Felons Brewing Co Belgian Dubbel

Style
Belgian Dubbel
ABV
8.0%
Bitterness
25 IBU

With Brisbane’s brief spring fast approaching, the Felons are getting their last licks of winter in with a classic Belgian-inspired dark beer. The Dubbel pays homage to the patron saint of beer, Saint Arnold, who saved lives during the medieval era by insisting people drink beer as opposed to disease-ridden water. Fortunately, that kind of motivation isn’t required to sample this particular drop.

A love letter to the Trappists, the Dubbel is a deep russet in colour with a caramel head. Felon’s first yeast driven beer, the beer also exhibits strong yeast spice notes on the nose that follow throughout the beer, accentuated by noble hop characters. Banana and clove are prominent and integrate harmoniously with the malty backbone. At 8 percent ABV, it calls to mind grandma’s Christmas pudding when she was a little too liberal with the brandy.

It's a beer to delight those who recall the days of scouring obscure bottleshops in search of a Westmalle Dubbel.

Mitch Wilkins

Published August 27, 2019

Name
Felons Brewing Co
Address

5 Boundary Street
Brisbane
QLD 4000

Phone
(07) 3188 9090
Open Hours

Seven days: 11am til late

Tours

2pm daily

Obsidian 2024

More from Felons Brewing Co

Felons x Spectator Jonze Jonze Juice Hazy Pale Ale
Hazy Pale Ale
4.8%
Felons x Madre Mezcal Margarita Sour Ale
Mezcal Sour 4.5%
Felons Brewing Sun Drenched Fence & Dark Distant Light
Flanders Style Red & Barrel-Aged Imperial Stout
8.0% & 11.7%
Felons X Fox Friday Hazy IPA
Hazy IPA
7.2%
Felons Brewing Imperial Stout 2023
Imperial Stout
10.0%
Felons Brewing Galaxy Haze
Hazy Pale
4.4%
Felons Brewing Mid Crush
Mid-Strength
3.5%
Felons Brewing x Rosie Woods Supreme Lager
German Pilsner
5.3%
Felons Brewing Dragonfruit IPA
Dragonfruit IPA
6.0%
Felons Land At Last & Red Sky At Night & Wild Cherry & The Depths
Barrel-Aged Styles As Indicated
8.0% & 8.0% & 6.6% & 10.8%
Felons Brewing Champagne Sour Ale
Champagne-Inspired Sour
4.8%
Felons Brewing NZ Hazy IPA
Hazy NZ IPA
6.66%
Felons Brewing Co 2022 Imperial Stout
Imperial Stout
8.0%
Felons & Sofles Hazy Pale
Hazy Pale
5.5%
Felons Brewing Blueberry IPA
Blueberry IPA
6.8%
Felons & Yoko Best Lager
Lager
5.0%
Felons Brewing 2021 Imperial Stout
Imperial Stout
10.0%
Felons Brewing Co & Leans West Coast IPA
West Coast IPA
6.6%
Felons Brewing Co Blueberry IPA & Lemon and Lime Gose
Blueberry IPA & Fruited Gose
6.66% & 4.0%
Felons Brewing Co Low Carb – RETIRED
Low Carb Mid-Strength
3.5%