Péché Mortel (Imperial Stout Au Cafe) - Brasserie Dieu Du Ciel
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Reviews by busterthecat:
4.1/5 rDev -6.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5
Picked up a 12oz bottle for ~$5 to my surprise. Glad to try another on the top 100 list. Poured into a Duvel tulip glass.
A- Pours a thick dark brown from bottle. A thick mocha head forms and fades to leave a light layer of foam and a ring along the edge. Sits very dark in glass, almost black.
S- Lots of a thick dark chocolate cake aroma, some roasted and burnt dark malt. Some creamy coffee and caramel smell. The chocolate cake aroma is really nice.
T- Chocolate, mellow coffee grounds, some soft oaky notes, light warming alcohol & roasty dark malt. The flavors blend together really well. In balance.
M- Full bodied and flavor forward. Warms on throat a little. Very smooth and mellow. Flavors are medium strength and hold on palate well before slowly fading. Wet through sip. Could be a tad bigger, but nice to have a lighter bodied IS.
O- A very good IS. Quite easy to drink and enjoyable to sip on. Not overly heavy or overpowering. Would like to try on tap if ever available. Sum is better then the parts on this one. Very well done in all aspects.
Serving type: bottle
06-28-2011 02:51:54 | More by busterthecat
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4.35/5 rDev -1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25
Jet black in color with a faint wisp of khaki colored head surrounding the edge of the glass. Intense aroma of coffee is prominent with roasted barley taking a back seat. The flavor is an assault of dark coffee and dark roasted barley. This is foremost a coffee beer and secondarily it is an imperial stout. This flavor is truly amazing. The mouth is thick and chewy.
Serving type: bottle
07-07-2014 00:31:42 | More by Franziskaner
Péché Mortel (Imperial Stout Au Cafe) from Brasserie Dieu Du Ciel
98 out of 100 based on 3,524 ratings.