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Black Hole (Tequila Edition) - Mikkeller ApS

Black Hole (Tequila Edition)Black Hole (Tequila Edition)

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BA SCORE
85
very good

125 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 125
Reviews: 62
rAvg: 3.77
pDev: 19.1%


Brewed by:
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Denmark

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  13.10% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

(Beer added by: rudzud on 07-01-2011)
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peensteen

Ontario (Canada)

3.9/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Liam's bottle, part of the Black Hole blind tasting.

Near black in colour, tan head with some lace on the glass. Smell is roasty and charred, some barrel scents, tequila (I guess agave) is there but quite nice and not overpowering, peppery and spicy notes in this that were not in any other Black Hole, some coffee as well. Taste is lightly sweet with chocolate and coffee, tequila and agave, light vanilla with a roasted/charred finish, lightly fruity in the aftertaste unlike the rest in the series. Nice feel, full thick body, lighter carbonation than some of the other Black Holes as well. The thing I liked about this was that it was quite different than the rest of the series without it working negatively like the Peat Whiskey version, This was one I thought I would enjoy the least but I was very wrong, would love to see more Tequila barrel stuff for sure.

Serving type: bottle

01-16-2012 18:04:55 | More by peensteen
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S: something different, floral, sweet, hint of coffee… but almost an antiseptic finish on the nose as well.

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M: cloying, thick, and asking you to drink more.

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Black Hole (Tequila Edition) from Mikkeller ApS
85 out of 100 based on 125 ratings.