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Hellfighter - Karbach Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
88
very good

129 Ratings
THE BROS
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 129
Reviews: 17
rAvg: 3.94
pDev: 11.68%
Wants: 9
Gots: 23 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Karbach Brewing Co. visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: champ103 on 12-19-2011)
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zander4dawin

Texas

4.09/5  rDev +3.8%

Dark brown beer with cascading brown-tan head. Deep chocolate and toffee notes and a mellow sweet finish. Silky smooth finish and the alcohol is concealed nicely.

08-19-2014 00:51:53 | More by zander4dawin
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Big_Dave

Texas

4/5  rDev +1.5%

08-12-2014 06:25:38 | More by Big_Dave
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Tuck_leepulin

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +14.2%

08-02-2014 18:46:10 | More by Tuck_leepulin
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Johan_van

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

07-22-2014 21:30:34 | More by Johan_van
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Shafaegalo

Texas

3.25/5  rDev -17.5%

07-19-2014 23:02:43 | More by Shafaegalo
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DinnerTheaterBrew

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +7.9%

07-03-2014 03:05:41 | More by DinnerTheaterBrew
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Fireslayer

Wisconsin

3.5/5  rDev -11.2%

06-28-2014 20:29:26 | More by Fireslayer
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Wayne17

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +7.9%

06-18-2014 21:23:39 | More by Wayne17
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rallen1967

Texas

4.75/5  rDev +20.6%

06-13-2014 20:18:33 | More by rallen1967
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rspauldi

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +7.9%

06-02-2014 02:42:55 | More by rspauldi
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Lance87

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

05-27-2014 16:05:13 | More by Lance87
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Thedrizzle

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -11.2%

05-09-2014 02:03:12 | More by Thedrizzle
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Lukebell15

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

05-06-2014 21:50:10 | More by Lukebell15
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AirborneBeer

California

4.25/5  rDev +7.9%

04-15-2014 04:13:23 | More by AirborneBeer
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Blaze5445

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +1.5%

04-07-2014 04:14:54 | More by Blaze5445
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Thanx4AllDaFish

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +14.2%

04-02-2014 17:10:01 | More by Thanx4AllDaFish
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AtrumAnimus

Texas

3.9/5  rDev -1%

The pour is an extremely dark porter that more closely resembles a stout. A porter will typically allow a little hint of light through. This one has zero light making it through. The head is a nice foamy tan color that is thick and rick with a slow settle that leaves large holed persistent lacing down the glass.

The nose is hinting to bread with a subtle hopping and sweet malty that is blanketed with a tiny bit of smokiness.

The taste is very strong and bitter hops that ride on a subdued malt bed that has the matching smokiness that one would expect. The finish is rather bitter and not terribly clean. This is good, but not great.

The mouthfeel is just right for an imperial porter with a nice coating feeling that allows the palate to bathe int he flavor without being cloying.

Overall this is a drinkable Imperial Porter but is not my favorite. There are definitely others I would prefer to drink. That said it is a fine example and definitely worthwhile to try.

03-17-2014 00:51:19 | More by AtrumAnimus
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kew

Texas

4/5  rDev +1.5%

03-16-2014 20:56:46 | More by kew
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cdwil

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

03-16-2014 19:58:15 | More by cdwil
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JamLand

Hawaii

4.25/5  rDev +7.9%

03-12-2014 01:55:51 | More by JamLand
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Wedgie28

Texas

3.81/5  rDev -3.3%

This stuff tastes, smells and feels really strong. It's very manly. You should get a bottle at a bar and just leave it on the table all night so people will know how cool you are. Tear off the label and bring it home with you.

A. Good
T. Good
S. Good

This beer is GOOD but it's strong. After two 22's you will not be cool even though you think you are and girls won't like you because you'll be really loud and arrogant. Take it easy with this stuff.

03-08-2014 20:42:19 | More by Wedgie28
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Lare453

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -11.2%

03-07-2014 05:48:52 | More by Lare453
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BillHilly

Washington

3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

03-07-2014 01:41:51 | More by BillHilly
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roostor07

Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

03-05-2014 15:04:17 | More by roostor07
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dmorgan310

Panama

4/5  rDev +1.5%

02-20-2014 02:51:02 | More by dmorgan310
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Hellfighter from Karbach Brewing Co.
88 out of 100 based on 129 ratings.