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Midnight Hoppyness - Knee Deep Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

101 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 101
Reviews: 15
rAvg: 4.1
pDev: 10.24%
Wants: 2
Gots: 8 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Knee Deep Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: KevT on 09-13-2013)
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boilerwillie

California

3.75/5  rDev -8.5%

10-26-2013 03:44:26 | More by boilerwillie
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burnzgtm

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4.83/5  rDev +17.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 5

had at the Parson's Pub in Murphy, NC.

What a beer!

A: pours a dark coffee color with a thick caramel colored head.

S: smells of hops

T: SO EFFIN GOOD!! starts mellow and then finishes with a hoppy goodness.

O: it is a beer i could definitely have more than one of. great job knee deep!!

Serving type: bottle

07-05-2014 19:49:04 | More by burnzgtm
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lochef81

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4.21/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

This black ipa pours a near black mahogany color with a generous off-white head that lacks retention but does leave nice lacing. The nose is very hoppy. Lots of west coast hop qualities under ridden by a very roasty malt consisting of dark roasted coffee and burnt dark fruits. The mouth is quite full and heavy. Needs a little more carbonation to be classified as smooth. The flavor is big and rough. The hop and roasted malt qualities are very abrasive but in a very good way. There is also quite a boozy bite on the finish. If you like big, abrasive ales seek this out. If you like subtler flavors, look elsewhere.

Serving type: bottle

06-24-2014 14:57:28 | More by lochef81
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3.5/5  rDev -14.6%

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TrojanRB

California

3.65/5  rDev -11%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Midnight Hoppyness....I was surprised when I poured this from a bomber into a pint glass, and it came out black....hence the name. Duh.

Good looking beer. Dark black with a large muddy head.

Smells of sweet chocolate, with a crispness that hints of hops. That would be the only clue so far that this isn't a stout.

Tastes pretty strongly of alcohol, starts somewhat sweet, and finishes bitter. Kind of rough.

Pretty strongly carbonated..

Overall, this tastes a little unfinished. Like it should be aged, or tweaked a bit in the brewing process. A bit rough for me.

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Midnight Hoppyness from Knee Deep Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 101 ratings.