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Barrel-Aged Project Brew No. 8 - Port Charlotte - Brouwerij Hof Ten Dormaal

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Barrel-Aged Project Brew No. 8 - Port Charlotte
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Ratings: 9
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.37
pDev: 16.62%
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Hof Ten Dormaal visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Dark Ale |  12.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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(Beer added by: Dave_Treat on 12-09-2013)
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Treyliff

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2.55/5  rDev -24.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 2.5

On tap at Monk's Cafe Mad Monday event, 3/2014

A-Pours a hay-like dark golden color with a small creamy white head that has decent retention.

S- Port Charlotte is a heavily peated scotch, which is obvious from the atoms. It literally smells like band-aide roasted over a camp fire with a side of bacon.

T- heavy peat gives flavors of burnt rubber and smoked sausage. The peat is so strong that it's pretty much all I can taste, I can't really pick out any of the base beer's flavors

M- medium body and carbonation leads to a foamy mouthfeel and a pretty smooth finish

O- This is one of those situations where the barrel was just simply too strong, as it was the only thing I could taste. Perhaps this would have worked better with an imperial stout? Not for me, or anyone at my table. Only recommended for fans of heavily peated Scotch

Serving type: on-tap

03-13-2014 20:27:05 | More by Treyliff
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Barrel-Aged Project Brew No. 8 - Port Charlotte from Brouwerij Hof Ten Dormaal
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