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Church-Key One Brewed Over The Cuckoo's Nest - Bourbon Oak Barrel Porter - Church-Key Brewing Company

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Ratings: 4
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.68
pDev: 5.98%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Church-Key Brewing Company visit their website
Ontario, Canada

Style | ABV
American Porter |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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(Beer added by: Sammy on 09-06-2012)
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hopsolutely

Ontario (Canada)

3.45/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Bottle picked up at the brewery this summer. Pours a clear black with ruby highlights and a limited but surprisingly light coloured head. Aroma is oak forward with a hint of caramelized barley malts and rye tones. The barrel is also very prevalent in the taste, which starts and finishes with oak tannins. This beer ends with a more simple bitterness than I expected plus the alcohol warmth of the 7% ABV.

Although I appreciate many of Church Key's efforts, this is not my favourite and probably not one I'll buy again.

Serving type: bottle

10-28-2012 21:46:54 | More by hopsolutely
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KrisDLSmith

Ontario (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

10-01-2012 04:14:24 | More by KrisDLSmith
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Molson2000

Ontario (Canada)

4/5  rDev +8.7%

09-23-2012 01:17:16 | More by Molson2000
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Sammy

Ontario (Canada)

3.5/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Bourbon barrel aged that subtracts rather than adds to taste. Dark coloured body without a head. Medium mouthfeel, with astringency in the finish. Bourbon cheapens the taste. A tad of smoke and roast. Not great a porter though so-so drinkable is best I can say.

Serving type: bottle

09-06-2012 01:39:47 | More by Sammy
Church-Key One Brewed Over The Cuckoo's Nest - Bourbon Oak Barrel Porter from Church-Key Brewing Company
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