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Pepe Nero - Goose Island Beer Co.

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1,458 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,458
Reviews: 469
rAvg: 3.74
pDev: 11.76%
Wants: 32
Gots: 201 | FT: 7
Brewed by:
Goose Island Beer Co. visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  6.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Mahogany color, black pepper aroma, roasted malt and spice flavor, creamy body.

(Beer added by: adamette on 03-30-2010)
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3.5/5  rDev -6.4%

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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured at cellar temperature into a pint glass. A one finger bubbly light brown head on a very dark brown – almost black. The head soon diminished to a ring. Minor lacing.

Smell of ripe fruit – almost a Belgian Double smell. After a bit the promised pepper reveals (but not in the taste). Ripe fruit again in the taste. Toasted malts and a hint of chocolate (this is a Saison?)

Extremely smooth. Almost velvety. Medium body. Pretty low carbonation. A very nice drink overall. Alcohol is well hidden. Not really a Saison though. More of a cross between a Belgian Strong dark and an English Dark. Nevertheless a couple of my favorite styles so I will go with it.

Serving type: bottle

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2012 bottle.I gotta say I have never seen a saison/farmhouse Belgian this dark in color,it's a deep mahogany with a great looking fluffy one and a half finger light beige head atop that spits and billows as settles oh so slowly in my chalice.Aromas of candied sugar and hard toffee,a light peppery spice is detected.Dark fruit and toffee flavors with a smack of pepper in the finish wich I like,dark fruits as required are there.Although the bottle may say farmouse this isn't a farmhouse beer,it's a Belgian dark with peppercorns and it's pretty damn good.

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Pepe Nero from Goose Island Beer Co.
84 out of 100 based on 1,458 ratings.