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Double Bastard Ale - Stone Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

5,384 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 5,384
Reviews: 1,970
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 11.01%
Wants: 316
Gots: 664 | FT: 24
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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droomyster

Virginia

4.53/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Pour a clear deep brownish red. 2 finger tan head receds after a few minutes, leaving lace high on the glass. Barleywine smell of carmelly malts. Instant blast of bitter hops; I keep waiting for it to go away but it doesn't. Thick rich malts of heavy nutinness and maple syrup. Spruce hops with an underlying orange peel citrus. Creamy and very heavy. An amazing drinking experience. A volatile solution: my friends can smell this thing from five feet away.

Serving type: bottle

03-22-2005 01:05:15 | More by droomyster
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Double Bastard Ale from Stone Brewing Co.
95 out of 100 based on 5,384 ratings.