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Duvell adn Duvel Singl
« on: November 17, 2012, 05:16:07 PM »
About once every 2 or three weeks I stop and get a 4 pack of Duvel. Just love that beer. Easy drinking, lemon like refreshing hop character, dry enough to make it a thirst quencher even at 8.5% ABV and a rocky head unparalleled by just about any other beer. It's become my answer to "pilsner drinking" in some ways.

Really wish we could get the Duvel single in bottles, I really love that beer as well and order it on draft at my local.

Just thought I sing the praises of a well done and often under appreciated beer.
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Re: Duvell adn Duvel Singl
« Reply #1 on: November 17, 2012, 05:45:23 PM »
An awesome and sneaky beer to be sure. Wish it wasn't so gosh darn expensive though. A 750ml here is 12.99...
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« Reply #2 on: November 17, 2012, 06:10:30 PM »
yeah, that seems a little steep for sure. I looked for 750 ml today and couldn't find them. Can't recall the price of the 4 pack but it's a splurge. I have more Yellowhammer beer on hand then I can drink, but I do get tired of drinking my beer all the time.

Have you tried the single? I love that beer. Wish I could find it in bottles.

Ooops. Just found my second glass is empty. Might need to save the other two for football tomorrow.
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Re: Duvell adn Duvel Singl
« Reply #3 on: November 17, 2012, 06:50:51 PM »
Is it different? No re-fermentation?
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« Reply #4 on: November 17, 2012, 07:58:46 PM »
The Duvel Single is a different beer. Like a "Duvel Light". I've only ever had it on draft but it's really tasty and easy drinking.
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Re: Duvell adn Duvel Singl
« Reply #5 on: November 18, 2012, 07:24:26 AM »
+1, Duvel Single is an excellent beer, but I've only ever seen it on draft.   Mmmm, mussels and duvel single.
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Re: Duvell adn Duvel Singl
« Reply #6 on: November 28, 2012, 05:56:01 PM »
It was designed specifically as a kegged beer so I wouldn't expect to see it bottled.
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Re: Duvell adn Duvel Singl
« Reply #7 on: December 04, 2012, 03:10:59 PM »
It's about $15 a four pack here.

I used to go to this bar that had it for $5.  At bar prices, that's a steal.

The beer itself is damn delicious and I'm always willing to drink it.

Never seen the singel

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Re: Duvell adn Duvel Singl
« Reply #8 on: December 27, 2012, 11:36:08 PM »
I've not seen the singl but I like the Duvel I have tried. +1
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Re: Duvell adn Duvel Singl
« Reply #9 on: December 28, 2012, 03:21:53 PM »
It's about $15 a four pack here.

I used to go to this bar that had it for $5.  At bar prices, that's a steal.

The beer itself is damn delicious and I'm always willing to drink it.

Never seen the singel

Isn't that disgraceful? I remember when it was less than $6- and not too long ago. Wonder if it is less expensive in other parts of the country?
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Re: Duvell adn Duvel Singl
« Reply #10 on: December 28, 2012, 11:27:38 PM »
Wot the heck It deserves a pic.  It was the golden that I had and liked....


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