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Big Hugs - Half Acre Beer Company

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

426 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 426
Reviews: 147
rAvg: 4.17
pDev: 8.87%


Brewed by:
Half Acre Beer Company visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: emerge077 on 12-10-2009)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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Reviews by RJUGA03:
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RJUGA03

Illinois

4.1/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A- Jet black as night body with gathering carbination slowly working it's way to the thin (1/16") head surface while diminishing.
S-Initially I gathered a rather robust roasted coffeelike smell rolling into malty overtones.
T-Again with the roasted coffee, but this time it has a chocolate nip slowly finishing with a very Imp. Stoutlike aftertaste.
M-Heavy and with a slight syrup character leaving my mouth slightly dry as if the beer was crying "sip me again good sir".
D- This beer is very drinkable although with my current income level I will leave this $23.05 ($4 dollars less if you bring your own) dollar growler for special occasions. Kudos to Gabe and the crew!

UPDATE: As I expected the warmer the beer got(above refrigerator temprature) I noticed bigger flavors and a more pungent alcohol content.

Serving type: growler

12-06-2010 07:59:36 | More by RJUGA03
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Big Hugs from Half Acre Beer Company
93 out of 100 based on 426 ratings.