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Sede Vacante - The Lost Abbey

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Sede VacanteSede Vacante

Educational use only; do not reuse.
very good

15 Reviews
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Reviews: 15
Hads: 137
Avg: 4.04
pDev: 33.91%
Wants: 79
Gots: 34 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
The Lost Abbey visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Strong Ale |  15.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: MasterSki on 03-14-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

Sede Vacante is a blend of Barleywine aged in Cognac barrels and Brandy barrel-aged Angel’s Share and at packaging came in at 15% ABV. A contemplative beer with substantial depth, Sede Vacante imparts tones of dark fruit and vanilla, with a warming finish from the Cognac. The strongest beer to emerge from The Lost Abbey, portions of the beer spent almost 5 years in a barrel. Sede Vacante can be enjoyed immediately or cellared till the next Papal Conclave, however long that may be.
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Reviews: 15 | Hads: 137
Sede Vacante from The Lost Abbey
88 out of 100 based on 15 ratings.