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Double Bastard Ale - Stone Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

5,447 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 5,447
Reviews: 1,971
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 11.01%
Wants: 322
Gots: 681 | FT: 27
Brewed by:
Stone Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Strong Ale |  11.20% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 07-27-2001)
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Schmaltzy

California

3.98/5  rDev -6.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A- Pours a nice dark amber with 1 finger head that left lacing in every corner of my glass.

S- Wow, loads of pine/slightly citrus hops with tons of caramel malt on the finish, really great smell.

T- Huge amounts of sticky caramel malt, tastes like some caramel chews, followed by huge amounts of bitter piney hops as it warms it produces a slightly piney/citrusy bitterness and a very warm finish.

M- HEAVY... Very syrupy beer that is rather cloying with how thick it is. I like balanced beers but I think that this is too sweet for me, the hops are there but the caramel taste just hangs around.

D- Hard to drink this beer, at almost 11% it is rather apparent in the heat of this beer and too viscous, drop this beer down due to those facts.

Serving type: bottle

08-09-2010 01:21:40 | More by Schmaltzy
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Double Bastard Ale from Stone Brewing Co.
95 out of 100 based on 5,447 ratings.