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Oil Of Aphrodite - Chocolate-Mint - Jackie O's Pub & Brewery

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Oil Of Aphrodite - Chocolate-Mint
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Ratings: 7
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.64
pDev: 18.96%
Wants: 2
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Jackie O's Pub & Brewery visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: schwaeh on 08-27-2011)
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look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

On Tap at the bottle release.

A: Pours black with some whispy light brown lace. Looks very creamy for being such a still- low carbed stout.

S: The smell is comprised of dark bitter chocolate with some mint in the background. Seems to have the Aphrodite nuttiness in full effect along with a bit of spice.

T: The dark bitter chocolate and sharp tasting mint battle each other for attention. The flavors kind of muddle together and seem harsh at times. The base stout shows well but I wouldn't say the two additions to this really help. The mint lingers along with some dark roasted malt and a touch of bitterness.

M: Nice body and creamy mouthfeel next to it's OoA counterpart cousins.

O: This wasn't bad, it grew on me slightly as it warmed. Overall I was hoping for something a little more smooth and seamless from this variant. I would say this is my least favorite treatment out of the lot; it had some stiff competition though.

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Very little head. Smells minty and weird. A bit medicinal as a result. Very harsh and minty on the nose and tongue. Everything else is masked by this. Overall not very drinkable as a result. My least favourite of the variants. No real chocolate noticeable. Sorry Brad... not a fan!

Urbancaver, Aug 29, 2011
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Oil Of Aphrodite - Chocolate-Mint from Jackie O's Pub & Brewery
- out of 100 based on 7 ratings.