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Grey Monday - The Bruery

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Grey MondayGrey Monday

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857 Ratings

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Ratings: 857
Reviews: 71
rAvg: 4.54
pDev: 8.59%
Wants: 937
Gots: 302 | FT: 41
Brewed by:
The Bruery visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  19.50% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
Grey Monday is a special version of our Black Tuesday imperial stout that has been aged on hazelnuts.

(Beer added by: Halcyondays on 10-18-2011)
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4.41/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

1800th Review on BA
Bottle to Bruery Tulip
750ml- Grey Wax

2013 Release

App- This was about the same as BT. Just thick, dark and viscous in the glass. A small amount of brown bubbles formed and was gone rather quickly.

Smell- When I first had a BT, I thought it was more port with a big sweetness, phenol alcohols and fruits. This was like that but the chocolate and hazelnut dominated the flavors. When I put my nose in the glass, I felt I was smelling a hazelnut chocolate milk.

Taste- I felt it this was actually better than BT and MW. Its a good stout due to the base beer. This highlighted the chocolate and hazelnut way more than MW and coffee. This had more flavor and was creamier and layered.

Mouth- Thick and viscous. A low carbonation level and was very creamy just like BT. The hazelnut dominates the residual flavors along with the chocolate.

Drink- It was a good beer. It was expected. I appreciate when someone says its a hazelnut beer, it should taste like hazelnuts. This was that and was a huge beer.

FosterJM, Jul 01, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev -0.9%

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4.5/5  rDev -0.9%

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4.25/5  rDev -6.4%

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4.25/5  rDev -6.4%

mdeluna, Yesterday at 02:28 AM
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5/5  rDev +10.1%

DRAUGHT, indeed.

À The Ginger Man's The Bruery Draft Tasting Room event. {NYC}.

Let warm... Flavors and depth come out majestically.
Syrupy, melted dark chocolate, sweetness. Hazelnuts picked up after sitting a while, but in a great way. HIDES the 19.5%.

StephRai, Yesterday at 09:17 PM
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4.5/5  rDev -0.9%

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5/5  rDev +10.1%

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4.75/5  rDev +4.6%

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4.5/5  rDev -0.9%

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5/5  rDev +10.1%

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4/5  rDev -11.9%

I didn't get any hazelnut... which is probably a good thing. At least there was artificial flavors.

This beer overall though was bit a of a let down, although delicious. I thought Black Tuesday was much much better. Grey Monday for some reason tasted much sweeter and boozier compared.

sukwonee, Monday at 05:46 PM
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4.75/5  rDev +4.6%

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5/5  rDev +10.1%

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Grey Monday from The Bruery
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