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Chocolate Rain - The Bruery

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1,584 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,584
Reviews: 251
rAvg: 4.53
pDev: 10.15%
Wants: 2,038
Gots: 639 | FT: 81
Brewed by:
The Bruery visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  18.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Black Tuesday with Vanilla Bean & Cocoa Nibs.

2011: 18.5% ABV
2012: 19.5% ABV
2013: 18.0% ABV
2014: 18.5% ABV

(Beer added by: mikedashg on 10-28-2009)
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tarheels86

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3.43/5  rDev -24.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

750mL gold wax shared at Woodshop 7. Pours a full haze mahogany, muddy. Tepid to zero carbonation. Nose is sweet tomato paste, big milk chocolate, sweet bourbon, dark cherry juice. Taste is very sweet, bourbon heavy, loads of brown sugar. Very sticky and cloying. More like an American Strong Ale, no imperial stout character (bitter, roast, hops). More akin to the Firestone Walker anniversary series. Somehow a lighter SRM than Black Tuesday. 7/3/7/3/13=3.3

Serving type: bottle

07-18-2013 22:38:32 | More by tarheels86
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Chocolate Rain from The Bruery
100 out of 100 based on 1,584 ratings.