Double Bastard Ale - Stone Brewing Co.

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Double Bastard AleDouble Bastard Ale

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6,024 Ratings

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Ratings: 6,024
Reviews: 2,018
rAvg: 4.26
pDev: 11.03%
Wants: 393
Gots: 937 | FT: 33
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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look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

220z poured into snifter

A: Gorgeous murky Carmel color like a brackish brown nice head and it finishes into a ring around the beer and then it laces the glass to the finish

S: like a resiny hoppy mess it just smells like it's going to make you pucker it's piney Sticky smell

T: It's dripping hops and full on your face bitter with a smooth malt back bone that eases the bitterness into nothing. It's shocking this beer you just expect to be bitter and abrasive but it's smooth.

M: has full to medium feel

O: I had this last year and it was more abrasive in your face. this year it's smoother I'm not sure it's a bad thing. It's so smooth it's smell promises sticky and bitter but the taste is there without the over-the-top ness of bitterness.

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A-Red brown clear colour with a tan head that quickly dissipates
S-At 11%, alcohol hits the nose! along with a malty prune and disguised spice
M-Carbonation is light and let's the alcohol through
T-Malty, toasted goodness,gets balance of bitter and sweet with a soar note
O-Drank this fresh, not aged, I wish I had bought another or store in the cellar. Delicious beer that packs a punch, full bodies and very complex flavour. It takes some solid brain power to digest this wonderful beer, highly recommend.

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Double Bastard Ale from Stone Brewing Co.
95 out of 100 based on 6,024 ratings.