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Big Black Voodoo Daddy - Laird's Apple Brandy Barrel - Voodoo Brewing Company

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Big Black Voodoo Daddy - Laird's Apple Brandy BarrelBig Black Voodoo Daddy - Laird's Apple Brandy Barrel

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

152 Ratings
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Ratings: 152
Reviews: 22
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 11.59%
Wants: 128
Gots: 33 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Voodoo Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  12.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: russwbeck on 03-24-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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650 mL bottle poured into a snifter. Bottle # 278.

Appearance - Viscous black. Not much of a head. A few bubbles at the edges.

Smell - Lots of apple brandy. Chocolate. Oak.

Taste - Sweet caramel. Sugary brandy. Bitter chocolate. Extremely oaky.

Mouthfeel - Sweet and very oaky. Kinda harsh.

Overall - The barrel doesn't improve upon the base beer.

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Bottle opened on 10.17.15
#005 1-25-13

A - Pours a very dark brown with a dark tan head that fades quickly to the edges.

S - Boozey heat, sweet, dark fruit, barrel.

T - Brandy, oak barrel, smokey, slightly sweet finish.

D - Lower carbonation with a heavy body.

O - Sweet brandy, barrel tones, more mild on the tongue then expected.

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Mini snifter

A: Pours black as night. Very dark. Initially a thin layer of light tan head. Alcohol feet are there.

S: Dark fruits. Light on the Apple Brandy compared to Gran Met. Basically the roast had taken over that aspect. Smells of oak and dryness. Barrel.

T: Up front, roasted malts. Getting some of those dark fruits. Dark chocolate. Not so much vanilla or caramel due to AB barrel. Finish is dry. Lingering dark chocolate.

M: Bigt full bodied and chewy.

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Big Black Voodoo Daddy - Laird's Apple Brandy Barrel from Voodoo Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 152 ratings.