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Big Cone American Black Ale - Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co.

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Big Cone American Black Ale
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Ratings: 10
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.95
pDev: 10.89%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: GRG1313 on 05-10-2014)
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Reviews by Celtics17:
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4.35/5  rDev +10.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

chocolate punch with tropical notes and pine. IPA meets Stout. A very big coffee aroma, but not much in the taste initially. It lingers after. A slight grape flavor profile.

Another good brew from this growing brewery. A nice new beer to the rotation.

Celtics17, May 12, 2014
More User Reviews:
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3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

GRG1313, May 10, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

irthesteve, May 12, 2014
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4.12/5  rDev +4.3%

Dwkasper, Sep 19, 2014
Photo of TheMarkE
4.3/5  rDev +8.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Appearance: Black, decent foam, great lacing.

Smell: Pine, with a faint hint of pine in the background.

Taste: Pine, chocolate, coffee, and pine, with touches of pine.

Mouthfeel: Medium bodied with a pine hop aftertaste.

The Verdict: Delicious. Enough roasted malts to give it a hint of balance, but pine is definitely the star of this show. Lots of fresh flavor in this one.

TheMarkE, Jul 10, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -17.7%

sjrodriguez, Aug 13, 2014
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4/5  rDev +1.3%

Skunkdrool, Sep 06, 2014
Photo of BenwayPHD
4.5/5  rDev +13.9%

Pours black with a two finger mocha white head. The nose is primarily pine with a little citrus. There is a nice roastiness from the malt and a hint of chocolate. The flavor is all pine and roast. It's like biting a burnt pine cone. I feel like this bottle might be a little old because i remember a bit bigger of a hop presence. Still quite good.

BenwayPHD, Oct 21, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +7.6%

Guyute, Jun 11, 2014
Big Cone American Black Ale from Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co.
86 out of 100 based on 10 ratings.