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Midnight Lightning - Tioga-Sequoia Brewing Company

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Midnight Lightning
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13 Ratings
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Ratings: 13
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.85
pDev: 17.92%
Wants: 1
Gots: 6 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Tioga-Sequoia Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  11.80% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Beer added by: aquazr1 on 03-07-2014

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4.5/5  rDev +16.9%

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Photo of RyanK252
3.81/5  rDev -1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Bottle poured into a BarrelHouse Brewing Co pint glass

A: Pours dark as midnight, no light passes through, with a rich brown head that settles and laces reasonably well.

S: Dark chocolate, maybe some light maple syrup, a bit earthy, with notable alcohol.

T: Big chocolate up front, dark malt sweetness, a bit earthy, the alcohol is noticeable throughout, especially as it warms. It almost has a bourbon barrel aged quality to it.

M: Full body, relatively low carbonation, pretty creamy, with some warmth.

O: The potential is there for this one if it's given a chance to age and mellow out a bit, but for now it's just too hot with the alcohol.

Photo of aquazr1
4/5  rDev +3.9%

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3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

Photo of dutesanch
2.03/5  rDev -47.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 2

Poured from a bomber into a snifter. Beer is jet black with a very bright white head. I found the smell to be decent but the taste was very odd. The only thing I could compare it to was nail polish. The beer hurt to drink. Tioga sequoia makes awesome beers with Rush Hour being better than any other coffee stout/porter out there but this one was very unpleasant. If you have one then maybe some age will smooth it out a little.

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4.5/5  rDev +16.9%

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3.25/5  rDev -15.6%

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4/5  rDev +3.9%

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3.25/5  rDev -15.6%

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Midnight Lightning from Tioga-Sequoia Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 13 ratings.