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Péché Mortel (Imperial Stout Au Cafe) - Brasserie Dieu Du Ciel

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Péché Mortel (Imperial Stout Au Cafe)Péché Mortel (Imperial Stout Au Cafe)

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BA SCORE
98
world-class

3,539 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 3,539
Reviews: 1,616
rAvg: 4.4
pDev: 8.86%
Wants: 502
Gots: 530 | FT: 59
Brewed by:
Brasserie Dieu Du Ciel visit their website
Quebec, Canada

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Popsinc on 06-09-2003)
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ryan1788a5

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4.51/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

12oz bottle poured into a large snifter.

A: Pitch black on the pour. A finger and a half of head settles into nothing very shortly. Lacing is spotty and minimal.

S: Intensely aromatic espresso and coffee roast. Bittersweet dark chocolate. Carob. Slightly nutty. Hints of plum darkfruit.

T: As in the nose, espresso and coffee flavors hit hard and fast. Deep roasty and nutty coffee flavors build until they reach their apex toward the finish. Roasted malts lend bittersweet dark chocolate tastes that compliment the coffee beautifully. Bitterness and acidity stay fairly modest. Plum darkfruit remains hidden. Kiss of smoke. Long finish of espresso and dark chocolate.

M: Thick and chewy in texture, large in body but not overly so. It has that creamy whipped texture that one would expect from a latte. Very little in the way of carbonation.

O: This is a very enjoyable beer from top to bottom, and one of the absolute best coffee beers bar none. Not the most complex of its ilk, but it provides a purely hedonistic drinking experience that's tough to match. This has long been a personal favorite of mine.

Serving type: bottle

11-21-2011 15:22:51 | More by ryan1788a5
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Péché Mortel (Imperial Stout Au Cafe) from Brasserie Dieu Du Ciel
98 out of 100 based on 3,539 ratings.