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Pre-Diesel - Cascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub

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Reviews: 1
Hads: 2
Avg: 3.6
pDev: n/a
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Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Cascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub
Oregon, United States | website

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout | 9.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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Beer added by: Sarlacc83 on 04-22-2013

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Reviews: 1 | Hads: 2
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3.88/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

8 oz glass at the barrel house. This is the non BA version of Diesel.

A: Thick and black with a faint ring of mocha colored head. Does a thorough job of staining the glass with brown color when swirled.

N: Chocolate and molasses. Roasted coffee and malt. There’s a hint of caramel in here. Lots of black licorice and a hint of piney hops. Leather and tobacco add depth. However, it’s not very strong and most of the flavors only come through when the beer is sipped.

T: Quite a bit of roast and bitterness here. The sweetness backs up the aforementioned flavors, but it’s quite subdued. Can get somewhat astringent.

M: Thick and coating; slightly oily. Really like the mouthfeel on this one.

O: There’s a lot to like about this beer, but it’s certainly meant for a barrel aging program to help bring out more of the sweet notes. Still, it was quite fun to get a chance to enjoy this one as it stands well on its own.

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Pre-Diesel from Cascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub
- out of 100 based on 1 ratings.