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Beer Geek Brunch Weasel - Cognac Edition - Mikkeller ApS

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

233 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 233
Reviews: 84
rAvg: 4.13
pDev: 12.35%
Wants: 46
Gots: 76 | FT: 7
Brewed by:
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Denmark

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  10.90% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: bark on 09-28-2011)
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homebrew311

Illinois

2.75/5  rDev -33.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Backlogged from notes. Pours a lifeless deep black with no head. The smell is very heavy handed in the barrel department. Huge notes of cognac which brings char, oak, and ash to the table. Notes of smoke, leather, and tobacco also come through. Not getting much, if any, of the base beer. The taste starts sweet with earthy notes of Kopi Luawk coffee. Very boozy and barrel influenced, just not really getting behind this one. Mouthfeel is thick with medium carbonation and comes off as a bit syrupy. Overall, this beer is lacking balance. The cognac buries the base beer, and the Kopi Luwak is present, but does not meld with the cognac very well.

Serving type: bottle

05-12-2014 01:38:03 | More by homebrew311
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4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

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Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +9%

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Axnjxn

North Carolina

4.01/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

8.5 oz bottle into a tasting glass.

dark black, slight head. smell is of smoke..cognac big. the taste is a tad smoky with a big amount of cognac and some slight coffee on the finish. thick body..low carbonation.

overall real interesting and tasty. glad to have tried it.

Serving type: bottle

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California

4/5  rDev -3.1%

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Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +9%

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Kentucky

4.5/5  rDev +9%

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New York

4.75/5  rDev +15%

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BierJager89

California

4.34/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A: Black with almost no head, just a few brown bubbles.

S: Cognac, roasted malt, brown sugar and dark fruit in the nose.

T: Dark chocolate, cognac, smokey, creamy, coffee notes.

M: Full bodied and fairly smooth.

O: Get the regular Beer Geek Brunch Weasel, it's far better. The cognac barrels take away more than they add.

Serving type: bottle

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Indiana

4/5  rDev -3.1%

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Wisconsin

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4/5  rDev -3.1%

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Minnesota

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Beer Geek Brunch Weasel - Cognac Edition from Mikkeller ApS
92 out of 100 based on 233 ratings.