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Double Bastard Ale - Stone Brewing Co.

Double Bastard AleDouble Bastard Ale

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

5,047 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 5047
Reviews: 1959
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 11.01%


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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birderbeerer

Virginia

4.18/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Looks like apple cider with a tall, apple-tinted head. Pretty great lacing.

Smells like a big, malty, barleywine. Smells deep and rich with sweetness. From the smell, I expect this to drink like a milkshake.

Tastes like a big and slightly sharp barleywine. Caramel, toast, and toffee. Then in the finish, there's a sharper bit of spicy, boozy, hotness. That's kind of nice. It's pretty tightly carbonated. Very thick, though. Like a carbonated milkshake. Leaves a very nice hop resin in the mouth too. The hops blend in with the taste, almost overwhelmed by the huge dose of malt sweetness. But they're there for sure, and that sticky mouth will remind you of it.

Serving type: bottle

12-02-2011 01:18:08 | More by birderbeerer
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Double Bastard Ale from Stone Brewing Co.
95 out of 100 based on 5,047 ratings.