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Red Wine Barrel-Aged Mexican Cake - Westbrook Brewing Co.

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Red Wine Barrel-Aged Mexican CakeRed Wine Barrel-Aged Mexican Cake

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BA SCORE
99
world-class

207 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 207
Reviews: 19
rAvg: 4.5
pDev: 8.44%
Wants: 266
Gots: 16 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Westbrook Brewing Co. visit their website
South Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  10.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Ant4711 on 07-13-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.
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A - Dark as night poured, leaves a murky reddish brownish foam head. Leaves a ring around the glass that doesn't go away here.

S - Nose has good complexity here, you can smell the heat from the base beer on the nose with slight hints of red wine which shined more as the beer warmed. You can smell chocolate, cinnamon notes as well as the fudge graham cracker notes coming through.

T - Taste follows the nose here. Notes of the red wine character really shined as it warmed. Chocolate, fudge, cinnamon, peppers, cocoa. Love this variant. It's slightly more complex than JD but not quite up to par.

M - Medium bodied here, slightly thicker than JD cake but smooth nonetheless and relatively easy to drink.

O - Not quite what JD Cake is, but this is still a world class beer and it drinking phenomenal right now. Not quite as hard to land as JD so it makes it more appealing to go after. World Class

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Red Wine Barrel-Aged Mexican Cake from Westbrook Brewing Co.
99 out of 100 based on 207 ratings.