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Double Bastard Ale - Stone Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

6,111 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 6,111
Reviews: 2,034
rAvg: 4.26
pDev: 11.03%
Wants: 407
Gots: 998 | FT: 32
Brewed by:
Stone Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Strong Ale |  11.20% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 07-27-2001

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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

2011 edition. 10.5%

A: Dark amber with a khaki colored head that fades fairly quick to a collar. No lacing.

S: Rich carmel and toffee dominate. A bit of pine hops, but not nearly as prominent as the hops.

T: Nice toffee and carmel maltiness. Bready. Hops are still around for sure, more near the finish. Pine hops. They still have a decent amount of bite too.Just a tad bit of alcohol on the backend.

M: Fuller body. Thick. Didn't remember this was that thick. Nice and smooth feeling. Moderate to lower carbonation.

O: Decent drinkability for the abv. I had the 2011 fresh and I liked it. This is good too, but I think it's kind of in a weird stage where the hops haven't dropped off that much, and the malt isn't doing anything much different yet. Think this would need to be aged another 6 months to a year to really start to shine.

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Double Bastard Ale from Stone Brewing Co.
95 out of 100 based on 6,111 ratings.