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Ghoul's Night Out - DC Brau Brewing Co.

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36 Ratings
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Ratings: 36
Reviews: 7
rAvg: 3.69
pDev: 12.2%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
DC Brau Brewing Co. visit their website
District of Columbia, United States

Style | ABV
Quadrupel (Quad) |  10.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: drabmuh on 11-03-2012)
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Poured from the keg into a wine glass at the DC United tailgate. Why? Because I can.

Real murky brown honey color for the body, quite light for a quad. Head is thick whipped and large. Light toffee tan color and big lacing. Aggressive if murky.

Nose is nice quad rich but subtle. Mild fig with light biscuit cookie sense. Some thin toffee, missing some warmth for style points.

Sharp light body on the palate. Very easy drinking and almost round like mouthfeel. Lots of light toffee and light chocolate cookied cereal milk tastes. Some citrus like hop finish but very mild with some caramel in the end. Some sharp clove like sense as it warms.

Overall the alcohol on this is very well hidden, and it drinks real well. This is a very good atempt at this style for DC Brau. New Halloween tradition? It would be a good one.

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Ghoul's Night Out from DC Brau Brewing Co.
84 out of 100 based on 36 ratings.