Serious Madness | Mad River Brewing Company

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126 Reviews
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Reviews:
126
Ratings:
216
Avg:
3.94
pDev:
13.2%
 
 
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Brewed by:
Mad River Brewing Company
California, United States | website

Style: American Black Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.20%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by klewis on 02-26-2009

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4.15/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Labeled a "black ale"

A: Pours a deep brownish-black with a modest head. Light lacing.

S: Piney and vegetal hop aromas with a notable roastiness.

T: A prominent roasted character with a strong stout-like quality accompanied by a soft yet assertive hop character that makes its presence known quickly in both flavor and bitterness. This tips the scales heavily towards the hop end of the spectrum, yet is still somewhat balanced.

M: Medium bodied with moderate carbonation. Seems slightly thin for the amount of flavor, but not detrimentally so.

D: Tasty and easy to drink. An excellent attempt at this new "black ale" style that is quickly gaining my favor.

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Serious Madness from Mad River Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 126 ratings.