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Double Bastard Ale - Stone Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

6,113 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 6,113
Reviews: 2,036
rAvg: 4.26
pDev: 11.03%
Wants: 408
Gots: 1,001 | 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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Photo of MrHassellYaHurd
4.52/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Double Bastard pours a deep copper/garnet with a thick but rapidly depleting head of off white.

The smell is very similar to an Arrogant Bastard. Sweet and toasty with smooth piney hops. Slightly dulled and not quite in-your-face. A more pronounced alcohol note.

The alcol taste as well as a super sweet malt flavor come through first. A gently roasted barley flavor play against a pine resinous hop flavor.

Full bodied and slightly thick. Smooth an with very little carbonation; it's really appropriate, though. Drinkability is excellent.

Photo of larryi86
4.65/5  rDev +9.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

22 oz. bomber poured into a snifter

A- A very dark amber color with a 2 finger tan head.

S- A very nice fruity, reminds me of berries, and a small hint of alcohol

T- Wow, this is not what I was thinking it would taste in a good way. Right way it starts out malty with sweet fruit hints and finishes with a big hoppy bitter taste with citrus notes.

M- Very smooth and on the creamy side.

D- This is a big beer that goes down easy. There is almost no trace of the 10.5% ABV. Finishing a 22 oz bomber is not an issue. This is not a beer I would want to drink all the time, but will keep it around just for when I feel like I went a big smooth bitter ale.

Photo of billab914
4.08/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Poured from a 22oz bottle into my Dogfish snifter. Poured a caramel brown color with a little bit of a cherry tint to it. it had a frothy thin head covering the top of the beer that receded a bit as I drank it, only to cling to the edges of the glass.

The aroma has a pine and citrus flavor to it with a fairly strong zesty, orange and lemon peel flavors. It also has a pretty big malty, caramel and somewhat sweet flavor to the nose as well. I really like that it seems so unique and doesn't really fit into a style, although it probably comes closest to an American Barleywine in my opinion.

The taste has a nice big malty and caramely backbone to it but also has a big bitter, citrusy, hop presence to balance out the sweetness. The zest that the nose had is definitely present in the taste as well. It finishes a little on the bitter side with a little bit of earthy spice to it. Little bit of alcohol to it but not a lot.

Mouthfeel is on the heavier side with below average carbonation, which worked well for the style. Drinkability is good, it's a very nice beer overall. It's a very good tasting beer but what I really like about it is it's uniqueness.

Another Stone release that I will purchase a few bottles of every year. I can only imagine my score on this one would increase with some age on it as the alcohol bite fades and the malt comes through a bit more.

Photo of berley31
4.22/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

A: Poured with a small-to-moderate, off-white head that dissipated to a thin film within a few minutes. Body is a dark amber color, and slightly hazy.

S: Very complex aroma... lots going on. Lots of fruit (strawberries, raspberries), very sweet... slight alcohol presence as well.

T: Wow. The fruitiness and sweetness come through, with it turning into a bitter bite at the finish (which is still slightly sweet, overall). Very nice.

M: Medium-bodied, creamy, average carbonation, with a bit of alcohol warmth.

D: A fantastic sipping beer. Could I drink it all night? Absolutely not, and that wouldn't be good for me anyway, but it's extremely complex and rewarding. Something I'd like to have on hand at all times for the occasional reward!

Photo of Tetano
4.23/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

2004 Release

Did something special and used my Kwak glass.

It poured a dark amber color with a brownish tan head.

Smelled malty with a slight hint of hops.

Tastes woody, a small hint of sweetness, malty, with a hint of bitterness at the end. It has a nice citrus finish that is a bit unexpected considering the smell.

Mouthfeel is thick and resin. My tongue is completely coated and it holds for a bit so I can really taste the whole profile. The taste does not leave the mouth quickly.

This is a big beer that will blow your mind. I would not pound this fast. If the sun is setting in your neck of the woods and you have a good view, pour this slow and enjoy it slow at the same time.

Photo of theWrkncacnter
4.43/5  rDev +4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from a 22oz bottle aged since the 07 release.

Appearance is only .5 from exceptional because of the slightly fading head, otherwise it would be perfect. It pours a deep muddy copper color, almost like an unfiltered apple cider. Which I like, because any time a beer pours this deep of a copper and this opaque, you know it's serious. The head fades quickly and leaves only a tiny bit of lacing. Smell is not too strong but definitely sweet and deep with a slight bit of alcohol around the edges. Taste is phenomenal. The aging has made this beer super smooth. The first taste that I think of immediately is chocolate, which quickly turns to a deep malty flavor that finishes with a crisp, slightly alcoholic hop note that lingers on the tongue. The mouthfeel is like you've dipped your tongue into beer flavored honey, it sticks to your tongue and continues to deliver a piney hope note well after you've taken a sip. The slight alcohol note is the only thing holding this back from a perfect drinkability note, but maybe that makes it perfect because it forces you to savor this beer.

I feel like going out right now and finding another bottle that I can age for 3 years to have the experience all over again. I can think of only one other beer that has been such an exceptional experience as this one and that's the first release of Rogue Brewers Ale on tap at the source, other than that, nothing really comes close.

Photo of berpwillie
4.32/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

pours a copper brown color that was very cloudy with spare off white head and spare lacing. had a bit of a burnt flavor, with hints of carmel malts. light perfume hop like taste and maybe some oak flavor as well. full body with a lively to average texture. sour bitter finish. this beer is certainly not for the weak so proceed with caution. will most certainly drink again very good. not sure if it quite lived up to the hype. very delicious none the less.

Photo of ktrillionaire
3.85/5  rDev -9.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

2009 Double Bastard

A - It pours a nice-looking ruby-brown hue with frothy off-white foam and copious lace.

S - It smells richly malty, like a Barleywine, a little vinous and dark-fruity, and some bourbon-like booze heat is apparent as well.

T - The taste is big and boozy, with very richly complex layers of flavors. This is a malt-bomb, first and foremost, but it is so much more; rich and sharply sweet malt is flavored with a very complementary citric/grassy hop palette, it is unusually spicy, and there is a huge booze presence too. It has as much in common with English Old Ale as it does American Strong Ale. Delicious, at any rate.

M - Very big in all respects; viscosity towards 'syrupy', carbonation on the verge of 'prickly', and heat squarely in the range of 'boozy'. Works well for a brew of this proportion.

D - This seems stronger than labeled, ABV-wise; it could easily catch up to you. But sometimes that is exactly the point.

Photo of Esters
4.63/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Appearance : This is your typically wonderful Stone beer, with a hilarious bottle inscription and very deep golden brown color to the beer itself, with a slight lacy head. According to one of my friends (who is just being introduced to the beer world), it screams "I know what I'm doing when it comes to beer". I'm somewhat inclined to agree.

Smell : I have to agree with other reviewers when they say that they wish this beer had a bigger, more representative bouquet. This isn't to say that it smells *bad* or anything, but, for such a lovely beer, the smell is a bit lacking.

Taste : Oh. My. God. This, for me, is one of the Holy Grails of beers. Normally, I am a dark lager sort of gal, but this ale is just fantastic. To be poetic, this ale tastes like riding on a sailboat in the middle of August; lots of sun, wind, with a cool, crisp note in the air. It's refreshing without being light, and it's satisfying without being dark. It's fantastic. Very hoppy, but not super-bitter.

Mouthfeel : The only thing I can describe this beer is as a thick liquid, like some sort of beer syrup. I'm not sure if it makes sense this way (obviously the ABV is taking its tolll), but it is a very satisfying, thick brew. It leaves no ill-tasting residue, but the hoppy aftertaste just keeps on going. It's wonderful.

Drinkability : As this review might suggest, this beer is very drinkable despite its ABV (10.5%, as listed). I finished the entire 22oz bottle with ease. As a rather small gal myself, this is no small endeavor. I paired it with some of my mother's excellent meatloaf, and this ale held its own while not overwhelming the meal.

Overall : Fantastic. Simply fantastic.

Photo of gueuzeonhigh
4.35/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pours an effervescent red-amber-mahogany hue.
A sculptured head welled up and then slowly receded leaving a thin layer of froth with a smidgen of lacing.

A slight nose of hops and spring time air. I wish it had more of a bouquet.

Flavor is STRONG ALE! wonderful hit of bitter hops combined with the sweetness of a malt providing a substantial flavor body to the mouthfeel. The alcohol content isn't particularly evident on it's own.

Finish goes on forever with the reverberant bitter hops flavor note lingering on and on and on ..

Mouthfeel is that of almost a thick fluid-- the strong flavor and aggressive stance make this beer something you'll want to keep sampling.

Drinkability- even though I think the ABV is higher than I'd prefer, the strong ale is such that I quaffed the pint-plus.. although the ill effects of the ABV will surely take its toll.

This is a beer that I would not consume on a casual basis. It is also not a summer's day thirst quencher. This is a beer you face with the intent of experiencing the flavor panorama-- you must enter a "dialog" with this beer, in order to reap full satisfaction from this beer you must enjoy it while sober!

Photo of Metallix6403
4.83/5  rDev +13.4%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Poured from the trusty 3 liter Double Bastard growler! Tapped in December 2009. Poured into a pint glass (multiple times).

Appearance - Screams bitchin' beer! Dark and rich amber / copper body with three fingers of a strong tan head. Retains very well.

Smell - A double punch of thick and intense malts and hops. I usually smell some tropical fruits whenever I break open the growler or the bombers.

Taste - Fantastic fruity and sweet flavors. Sugars, caramel, and a hint of butterscotch pairs well with citrus and other fruits. Finishes with a great touch of hops. Beefy yet so delicious! Yeah I said delicious, so what? You wanna fight about it????

Feel - A thick, smooth, full bodied monster. The alcohol is warming even on a cold on a cold pour. Carbonation is delicate and feels like it is cleaning the palate for the next drink.

Drinkability - Amazingly easy to finish multiple pours. A 3L growler goes quick with two or three people. Alcohol is noticeable yet with the taste and experience, it just doesn't matter.

Final Thoughts - This IS my brew of choice when it is in season. On tap, growlers, or bottles, I haven't had a bad experience with DB. As my brother said, "This beer is rocking my fucking world!"

Photo of BabyBastard
4.6/5  rDev +8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Was hesistant to open one of these, chose the '09 vintage this time around. Bomber pours into tulip a very dark amber, reddish apple cider hue. A great looking head with excellent lacing, appears a light tan in color. Very cloudy, not much light penetrating here. Overall, a great and scary looking beer.

Huge malt nose, caramel, and a bit of hop scent, citrus and pine notes, though the maltiness is very dominant in this brew. Also smells hotly of alcohol. This is very intimidating, in a good way.

This ale really shines in the taste department, especially as it warms a bit. That monster malt character continues to shine through, brown sugar and a sickly sweetness conquers the palate. This seems to have a distant hop bitterness that lingers on the palate once consumed, and is very pleasing. This was poured slightly chilled, which seemed to mute some of the flavor, but it truly comes alive once warmed. Once warmed, the huge malt kicks your teeth in, and the sweetness is almost unbearable. Time to man up and show the brew who is boss here.

Sinfully syrupy feel, almost a chewy quality about this ale. Has major alcohol warmth once in the mouth and ingested. Almost warming like a shot of bourbon whiskey, though not quite. Very sticky and sweet feeling on the palate. This brew has good drinkability due to the incredible flavour and very unique characteristics. There may be a need to keep yourself in check due to the outrageous alcohol percentage, but other than that, there is a struggle to find fault with this ale. Truly top notch in my book. Seek this one out and destroy it. Or it may destroy you.

Photo of TCgoalie
4.35/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I lost my first review of this beer...darn, I have to buy another and do it again!

Pours a dark amber slightly hazy red color...got that? Some head lingers after the pour in a random formation across the glass.

I smell dark cherries, brown sugar, heavy malty bread, maybe some honey. Seems like there is something new in each smell. Flowery pine sweetness...interesting it is.

There is a lot going on in the taste. At first, there is a lot of heavy malt, cherry and piney bitterness. There is also a pinch of lemon, pear, apple, brown sugar...a lot of the things I was smelling.

Medium to heavy thickness of mouthfeel with a decent boozy dryness at the end.

It is hard to drink this beer, plainly put. But, that isn't a bad thing. The plentiful flavors keep you coming back for more...this is a very unique brew.

Photo of CHADMC3
4.3/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

This bottle of liquid arrogance pours a murky walnut brown with copper hues and a generous, dense tan head, which patiently gives way to tight sticky lacing.

Generous sweet caramel malt highlights the nose with earthy hops to back it up.

The palate starts with sweet caramel malt, followed by some toasty aspects, and finishing with bold earthy hops. There are also some faded spice or pepper hints mid palate, but it always returns to the sweet malt.

This bastard is medium in carbonation and robust in body, although surprisingly smooth with just a touch of abv burn.

This is an unbelievable beer with great balance and tons of character. No one characteristic dominates another, and the alcohol is buried. In fact, if not for the high abv, I could drink this all night.

Photo of dfillius
3.85/5  rDev -9.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A: Moderate pour yields 1/4 finger of yellowish tan head. Hazy crimson liquid is pretty. More head please.

S: Some strong pungent hop, spicy estery alcohol, dark fruit smell. An aggressive Am. Strong Ale.

T: Strong on malt and hops with a bitter and slightly boozy finish. Works only because I expect it to thrash my mouth. It seems to not be cohesive except that it's very disharmonic and bold in all dimensions. A palate shredder.

M: Thrashes my tongue. Warm, bitter and a tad boozy.

D: Only a pint for me. Glad to share the 20 oz. It's enjoyable and I would try again.

Photo of Manoftyr
4.9/5  rDev +15%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Poured from 22oz bomber into glass

Appearence-pours a rich, deep, beautiful ruby-orange and leaves thick off-white lacing along the sides of the glass, some small head of the same color rises, it doesn't last terribly long but leaves a nice solid ring of rich lacing. It's inviting-looking to say the least.

Aroma-Rich and sticky-sweet, almost barleywine-like with a hop-kick; there isn't a single hint of alcohol on the nose, it's concealed brilliantly.

Taste-Smooth, so utterly, completely and impossibly smooth. The buttery malty sweetness and bittering hops enter into the equation simultaneously with equal, immense force and essentially wage a war between bitter and sweet on your tongue with neither side winning. There's some alcohol on the palette but it doesn't detract from the drinking experience in the least.

Mouthfeel-Just...perfect, not too thick as to impact drinkability but not too thin as to detract from the lush feeling of the beer in your mouth..

Drinkability-This beer is 10.50% but I swear, if my tolerance would allow it, I could drink this like it was only 5%, it's that unreal in its drinkability for this ABV.

Photo of Pittsburgh
4.58/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured from a bomber into a tall weiss pint glass, excellent pour, nice head/foam, that subsides to a subtle foam layer sitting at the top, tiny bubbles from the bottom work their way up to the top continuously.

Color is excellent, dark amber, with some golden color in there as well. Smell is of citrus.

I was waiting to review this for a while, definitely quality brew, awesome taste, nor sure if the intent it to be similar to Arrogant Bastard with a higher ABV, but it is pretty much, maybe the double has a little more pop/hop to it, but they are along the same lines. I feel like this one is a little stronger, you can taste the hops and a citrus flavor very strong in the beer, and also the malt comes through as well, some syrup flavor going on, very complex taste, overall a great beer, it is worth the hype, goes into my beer hall of fame. Strong hop taste hits you in the mouth, literally. Taste explosion of beer. Innovative for a beer.

I think what makes this such a good beer is the balance they have between the hops and the malt, it is the perfect combination, as well as brewing right and probably using quality ingredients as well....but the balance is unparalleled.

And by the end of it you will have a solid buzz. This should be drank out of a crunk goblet....I will do that next time.

I need to update this....I had another beer after this, amazingly, because it is so strong, but it is a decent beer, I rated it a B+, and after the double bastard, it tastes like water. Amazing. I could be drunk, but I think it is a combo of it being so good and so strong....TRY THIS BEER

Photo of Mvega909
5/5  rDev +17.4%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Bought the last of the 22oz bombers from a local grocery chain the other day, boy was I happy to finally find a place with these still in stock. The smell of this beer is exactly what the title implies, a double arrogant bastard. Once youve taken the first sip though is where all comparisons stop.
This beer has a flavor profile that original bastard couldnt even come close to touching. You are first greeted with sweet malt/caramel flavors followed by an EXTREMELY well balanced hoppy finish which almost has a sweet whisky like aftertaste. The mouthfeel of this beer is near perfection, not to carbonated and the silky smooth thickness that ive come to love in Stone brews. I don't get how someone could put this beer down, it is a perfectly balanced roller coaster of flavors. If you see one buy it before I do.

Photo of Flashsp2
4.23/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Double Bastard into snifter

Clear mahogany body with gold highlights and a two finger creamy tan head. Great retention and bits of sticky lacing. A big sticky foam chunk hangs out in the middle.

Aroma rolls out during the pour. Light caramels, pineapple chunk, herbal hop leaf, tangerine, sweet boozy notes, wheat toast. Very spicy and fruity.

Sticky caramels, hop resin, oranges, pineapples, salty/herbal hop leaf, toasted whole wheat bread, a bit of sweet boozy heat, a long citrus bitter note at the end. Sticky, sweet, hot, bitter, resinous, all over the place intensity and deliciousness. Starts off sweet, then the big bitter finish lasts a good long time. A very nice transition from one to the other, and the complexities throughout the ride are very entertaining to the taste buds. This ale coats the palette and gives a good bit of sensory overload, never letting the mouth get comfortable at all. I get a little oakiness/chocolate in there, but I have no idea where it's coming from.

Dense, sticky body with a low level of tiny bubs trying to break through this sticky goo. To me, this is one of the best bodied beers around. Chewy and sticky, with just enough bubble to keep it lively.

This beer drinks like its slightly less arrogant sibling, which can lead to trouble with ABV in the double digits. Luckily, there is a bit of booziness that gives a bit of warming (or maybe warning) to the fuzziness that can come from this bomber. This beer should be available all year round, but then I would never buy regular AB again.

Photo of homebrew311
4/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Had this at the Durty Nellies Stone Release party. Poured into a snifter.

A: appears a deep amber with no head, appears thick and syrupy in the glass, leaves streaky lacing on the glass

S: smells is very heavy on the malts, some molasses, brown sugar, grapes, raisins, and some earthy hops on the finish...smells like it leans heavily towards the malty side of things

T: wow...this is intense... it starts and finishes with lots of malty sweetness which is balanced in the mid palate by a large dose of hops, the finish is long sweet and has a touch of heat... pretty well balanced considering how big this beer is

mf. thick and syrupy, viscous

D: this is a sipper and has a heavy body which makes drinking it a slow process. the flavors are bold and intense and lean a little to heavily towards the sweet end of the spectrum for my liking. All in all, another interesting beer from Stone!

Photo of sixerofelixir
4.32/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

22 oz bottle.

Hol-ee shit. This may be the best and most unique smelling beer I've had yet. HUGE fruit tones, rich persimmon and plum. Color is clear dark red with an almost caramel head. Taste is total creeper that fades oh-so-provocatively. Huge brown sugar malt front into a spicy cinnamon-like hops base that fades into a puff pastry filled with alcohol. Glorious and radical. Only regret is the alcohol tinge after-effect..

Photo of BeerGodz
4.67/5  rDev +9.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Look: Deep copper/orange color, cloudy, medium tan head with good retention & great lacing

Smell: Sweet malt, caramel, toffee, citrus & pine hops, chocolate, molasses - Amazing!

Taste: Up Front: Sweet malt, toffee, pine
Finish: Citrus, caramel/toffee - all kinds of flavors that keep going...

Mouthfeel: Full body, medium/low carbonation, thick and creamy

Drinkability: Very quaffable, alcohol well hidden.

Overall Impression: Very close to a Barleywine in style. Absolutely amazing beer in flavor, strength, and complexity! And if I have not stated it publicly before, Stone has far and away the best labels, graphics and (arrogant) attitude in the brewing world. Having said that, this beer is Nectar of the Mother Fucking Godz!!!

Photo of tippebrewcrew2
4.26/5  rDev 0%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

This beer pours with the most beautiful colors of orangish-red. It recieved a perfect 5. Look just does not get any better than this. The smell is something to be noted as well. Big nose, even on a cold night, that lets the consumer know that this is a well hopped beer and you can smell the malt backing as well. The taste is of big pine hops that transitions into a malty sweetness-flawless. This beer is a must seek for those who have not had the priviledge of consuming this fine beer. Another great brew from stone.

Photo of racer2k
4.1/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Poured contents of bomber into a tulip glass

A - Beer pours a dark brown / mahogany color and has a bubbly carbonated characteristic which is present during the initial pour. A one fingered off white sticky head coats my glass leaving plenty of lacing to work with as it settles down.

S - Sweet caramel malt and moderate hops are present. Citrus fruit, molasses and a moderate dose of earthy hops are all present. Nicely balanced flavors.

T - Very nice malt bill that is extremely well balanced with the aggressive hop profile. The toasted nutty caramel malt and molasses compliment the strong earthy citrus hop flavors quite well. The alcohol is hardly recognizable except a bit at the end of the taste.

M - Light carbonation, flavorful hops and a slightly warming alcohol feel in the mouth. The malt and hops are one in this beer which is quite impressive given the aggressive 10.5% abv profile.

D - Very drinkable beer aside from the 10.5% abv which catches up to you quickly. I really enjoyed the balance of this beer and the lively flavorful hops. I will definitely have to hunt this one down again soon.

Photo of ChrisPro
3.81/5  rDev -10.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

22 oz. Bottle on 7/27/09.

Pours dark amber with frothy cream head, good lacing.

Huge aroma of toffee, pine and resiny.

Very rich caramel sweetness then a bitter balanced toffee finish.

Thick mouthfeel but decent carb and the balance makes this beer very drinkable.

Double Bastard Ale from Stone Brewing Co.
95 out of 100 based on 6,113 ratings.