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Deliverance - The Lost Abbey

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96
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1,551 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,551
Reviews: 393
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 9.53%
Wants: 329
Gots: 493 | FT: 53
Brewed by:
The Lost Abbey visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Strong Ale |  14.60% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
A blend of Brandy Barrel Angel's Share and Bourbon Barrel Serpent's Stout.

ABV varies by batch.

(Beer added by: drummstikk on 08-09-2010)
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dunlap926

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -12.8%

04-05-2014 01:47:42 | More by dunlap926
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jhlosito75

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

04-05-2014 00:41:14 | More by jhlosito75
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Wolberjs

California

4.01/5  rDev -6.7%

A - Opaque dark brown. Pours with minimal head that quickly dissipates to almost nothing.

S - Not alot going on out of the fridge, and not alot going on as it warms up. A mild bourbon and brandy in the smell with alcohol coming through. Smells sweet.

T - Tastes better than it smells. Still plenty of brandy and bourbon, but now a little faint vanilla and chocolate show up.

M - Silky smooth mouthfeel with and little tingly alcohol finish. If there's such a thing as a balanced mouthfeel, this one has it. I just started doing reviews of the individual pieces and parts of beers, so I can't say I've get the perfect informed perspective on mouthfeel, but this is damn outstanding.

O - Good but not great offering. Not enough going on with the smell and the taste to give it high marks overall. The barrels kind of overwhelm the base beer.

04-04-2014 03:03:26 | More by Wolberjs
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SharkNado

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

04-04-2014 01:47:06 | More by SharkNado
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ToddHolder

Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +10.5%

04-04-2014 01:34:56 | More by ToddHolder
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AnitaBrewski

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -7%

04-03-2014 02:45:27 | More by AnitaBrewski
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khargro2

Kentucky

5/5  rDev +16.3%

04-03-2014 00:11:58 | More by khargro2
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buzzy

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

04-02-2014 23:51:47 | More by buzzy
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SirElton

California

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

04-02-2014 03:11:55 | More by SirElton
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neurobot01

California

4.75/5  rDev +10.5%

04-02-2014 02:25:01 | More by neurobot01
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ahbithwabm

Illinois

5/5  rDev +16.3%

04-01-2014 20:02:47 | More by ahbithwabm
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bigjoe786

California

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

03-31-2014 20:32:02 | More by bigjoe786
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zenithberwyn

California

4/5  rDev -7%

03-31-2014 19:51:55 | More by zenithberwyn
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RBuckley73

Nevada

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

03-31-2014 19:29:47 | More by RBuckley73
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ChainGangGuy

Georgia

4.14/5  rDev -3.7%

12.7 ounce bottle - $14.99 at Total Wine & More in Kennesaw, Georgia.

Appearance: Gurgles out an inky, blank body with a smallish, but dense, dark tan head.

Smell: Blended malts leaning towards roasted with noticed inclusions of the sublime bourbon and brandy barrel aging. Bittersweet chocolate, nutty sweet syrups. Heavy on the dark fruits.

Taste: Roasty maltiness, dark chocolate fudge, a spoonful of maple syrup. A few flecks of char. Blend of the robust brandy and bourbon notes. Deep dark fruitiness, prunes and dates. Splash of tawny port. Low hint of anise. A little perceived saltiness precedes the soft, roasty, chocolaty finish followed by lingering warmth and sweetness.

Mouthfeel: Full-bodied. Medium-low carbonation. Smooth, velvety mouthfeel.

Overall: Let us all enjoy the wonder of Deliverance Ale!

03-31-2014 02:08:20 | More by ChainGangGuy
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VernonBaxter

Texas

4/5  rDev -7%

03-30-2014 19:00:14 | More by VernonBaxter
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smartassboiler

Illinois

4/5  rDev -7%

03-29-2014 13:21:37 | More by smartassboiler
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Jtrigonis

California

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

03-28-2014 22:05:43 | More by Jtrigonis
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HollyHops

Pennsylvania

5/5  rDev +16.3%

03-28-2014 20:43:26 | More by HollyHops
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ChrisMQ

New York

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

03-28-2014 20:08:30 | More by ChrisMQ
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apbaj

Guam

4.75/5  rDev +10.5%

03-26-2014 09:44:17 | More by apbaj
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WVUbrew

West Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

03-26-2014 02:24:34 | More by WVUbrew
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Mikeynas

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

03-26-2014 02:03:51 | More by Mikeynas
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SebD

Ontario (Canada)

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

03-25-2014 21:25:18 | More by SebD
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brewsclues

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

03-25-2014 16:57:01 | More by brewsclues
Deliverance from The Lost Abbey
96 out of 100 based on 1,551 ratings.