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Blind Date - Goose Island Beer Co.

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Ratings: 1
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.95
pDev: 0%
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Goose Island Beer Co. visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  6.70% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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(Beer added by: TMoney2591 on 02-16-2013)
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3.95/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Served in a snifter at the Clybourn brewpub.

If memory serves, this is a barrel-aged version of Resolutions, but I could be mistaken. It pours a deep black-brown topped by a finger of tan foam. The nose comprises whiskey, booze, oak, mild roasted malts, and a few isolated enclaves of coffee. The taste brings in more of the same, along with some nice cocoa for the sake of it. The body is a hefty-leaning medium, with a light moderate carbonation and a smooth-ish feel. Overall, a solid barrel-aged stout, but one that at times suffers from a weakly-implemented barreling. For the most part, though, it's pretty enjoyable.

Serving type: on-tap
@ Goose Island Clybourn, 1800 N Clybourn Ave, Chicago

02-16-2013 04:35:10 | More by TMoney2591
Blind Date from Goose Island Beer Co.
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