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St. Vincent's Quad - Captain Lawrence Brewing Co.

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St. Vincent's Quad
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Ratings: 4
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 9.57%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Captain Lawrence Brewing Co. visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Quadrupel (Quad) |  11.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: siege06nd on 07-17-2013)
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wrightst

Maryland

4.5/5  rDev +13.4%

05-29-2014 03:08:51 | More by wrightst
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siege06nd

Virginia

4.14/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

On tap at the brewery...

A. Pours a very dark tobacco brown. Awfully dark for a quad. Head is minimal, but what there is is light brown and sticky.

S. Cocoa, chocolate, roasted coffee, hints of ripe stone fruit, some marshmallow. Really nice on the nose. Well rounded and complex. More coffee and chocolate forward, which, when coupled with the appearance, makes this borderline stout-like. But the nose is a pleasure. A real pleasure.

T. Follows the nose closely but with more Belgian influence typical of the quad style. Dark fruit, bread, and yeast dominate, with chocolate and coffee providing a nice counterpoint. Alcohol is frighteningly well-hidden, though it does get a bit too sweet. Still, it's quite fine.

M. Typical of the good examples of this style, it is coating without being cloying. It has a nice texture to it on the palate, with moderate-light carbonation.

O. This is excellent. Not a beer I would want a lot of, but an interesting treat. I really liked its unique cocoa and coffee notes, but felt the end result is just a bit too sweet. That said, it's a unique accomplishment and I'd have a snifter of this were I to see it again.

Serving type: on-tap

07-17-2013 22:57:14 | More by siege06nd
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acurtis

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

07-19-2013 02:03:38 | More by acurtis
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LoveStout

New York

3.5/5  rDev -11.8%

01-05-2014 17:48:56 | More by LoveStout
St. Vincent's Quad from Captain Lawrence Brewing Co.
- out of 100 based on 4 ratings.