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Super Villain - Big Al Brewing

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Super Villain
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Ratings: 4
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.6
pDev: 4.17%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Big Al Brewing visit their website
Washington, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  8.90% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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(Beer added by: beertunes on 06-12-2013)
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3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

Hopmodium, Oct 17, 2013
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Photo of twelveinches
3.5/5  rDev -2.8%

twelveinches, Dec 08, 2013
Photo of beertunes
3.41/5  rDev -5.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

An Imperial CDA, but there's no category for Imperial/Double versions here on the site. Served in straight pint glass. Poured a nearly solid black, just a bit of translucence on the edges, and a bit over a quarter-inch of tan head that had very good retention and lacing.

Lots of big roasted notes in the front of the aroma, and a surprisingly low hop profile for a beer with 80 IBU's. Same deal on the tongue, much more like a Porter than an IPA, even though the whole CDA style is kind of a mutt.

The body is way thin for a Porter, thinner than any other CDA I can think of, and thin even for a "light"IPA. Drinkability was very good, I could easily have a couple of these, even though I'm not generally a fan of CDA's. Overall, a pretty nice brew. It doesn't really fit any niche, but it's certainly worth a shot if you see it.

beertunes, Jun 12, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

Sokool, Jun 28, 2013
Super Villain from Big Al Brewing
- out of 100 based on 4 ratings.