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Sublimely Self-Righteous Ale - Stone Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

4,919 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

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Ratings: 4,919
Reviews: 1,814
rAvg: 4.22
pDev: 10.43%
Wants: 211
Gots: 333 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
Stone Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  8.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Gueuzedude on 09-02-2007)
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stckhndlr

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4.25/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A- Poured a 22 oz bomber into a pint glass and witnessed as a beautiful 2 inch dirty tan head formed. Lacing clings to the glass forever. pitch black beer.

S- very nice citrus smell of grapefruit and dark berries. hops are strong and it has a distant roasted scent.

T- Has a good citrus and hops taste. Aftertaste is a bit bitter but it actually gets better the more you drink it. Kind of like seasoning your taste buds. they just have to get used to it.

M- Coats the whole mouth with a thick foamy full body. goes down with a touch of bite.

D- I thought it was a decent beer. I can't say I would drink it all the time but I would not shy away from having this one again. Good beer.

Serving type: bottle

02-16-2011 21:11:05 | More by stckhndlr
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T - A resin bomb for sure. Sticky hop flavors including pine, hemp, and grapefruit bombard the palate. The malt have tones of raisins and toast. The finish is all piney bitterness and a whiff of smoke.

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Sublimely Self-Righteous Ale from Stone Brewing Co.
94 out of 100 based on 4,919 ratings.