Jungle Joy

Brussels Beer Project Jungle Joy, Brussels Beer Project
Judges Ratings 
1 Review
85
Aroma:
20 / 24
Flavor:
35 / 40
Appearance:
5 / 6
Mouthfeel:
9 / 10
Overall Impression:
16 / 20
Description 

Passion & Mango Dubbel - Welcome to the tropics & it's exuberance. Fully loaded on mango and passion fruits, she's as gourmand as a beer can be!

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ABV: 
6.6%
Judges Review 
Michael Heniff's picture
Judges Rating:
85
Aroma:
20 / 24
Appearance:
5 / 6
Flavor:
35 / 40
Mouthfeel:
9 / 10
Overall Impression:
16 / 20

Jungle Joy by Brussels Beer Project is a fruited Belgian Dubbel and is being evaluated as a Fruit Beer (category 29 in the 2015 BJCP Beer Style Guidelines). The fruit in Fruit Beers should complement the base style without overwhelming it. Belgian Dubbels are moderately-strong malty beers with complementing esters and phenolics. Jungle Joy is brewed with mango and passion fruit.

Jungle Joy pours dark golden with orange hues, is slightly hazy, and holds a large, fluffy off-white head. The aromas and flavors are prominent mango and passion fruit but without any distinctive Dubbel character. The fruit flavors are very authentic and even balanced but their intensities overwhelm the base style. Though flavorful, the base style gets a bit lost along the way.

Brewery Introduction

The story of Brussels Beer Project is some years -not centuries- old. The project was born in 2013 by the action of two beer enthusiasts, Olivier & Sébastien. This time, no abbeys, we preferred Brussels : cosmopolitan, contemporary, vibrant. Our mission ? Wake Belgian beer up, dust it and... Read More

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