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Revival Double Black IPA - Revival Brewing Co.

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Revival Double Black IPARevival Double Black IPA

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BA SCORE
87
very good

58 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 58
Reviews: 14
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 11%
Wants: 1
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Revival Brewing Co. visit their website
Rhode Island, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
This Cascadian Dark Ale, otherwise know as our Double Black IPA, emerged stylistically from the Pacific North West. It has an IPA backbone with a "special blend" of choice roasted malts combined with a hard hitting matchup of hops, knocking this beer into a new weight class. Dry hopped and unfiltered for maximum flavor and punch. Enjoy it with a trainer!

85 IBU

(Beer added by: TheManiacalOne on 01-15-2012)
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BigCheese

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +2.3%

08-03-2014 19:52:42 | More by BigCheese
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kvgomps

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +2.3%

08-03-2014 01:42:56 | More by kvgomps
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chitowncubs09

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +2.3%

07-24-2014 00:10:23 | More by chitowncubs09
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Dizzy242

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

07-19-2014 17:45:16 | More by Dizzy242
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Iamjeff6

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

07-16-2014 14:30:26 | More by Iamjeff6
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abuono

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

07-09-2014 05:01:40 | More by abuono
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alienlifeforcecube

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -10.5%

06-25-2014 21:21:03 | More by alienlifeforcecube
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BColton1

Rhode Island

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

06-08-2014 13:45:43 | More by BColton1
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evergreen_machine

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -10.5%

06-05-2014 04:37:11 | More by evergreen_machine
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HamdenHector

Connecticut

3.59/5  rDev -8.2%

A: Dark brown like slightly weak coffee; creamy, tan head- almost like it was a nitro pour; slowly dissipated, leaving a ring around the edges; some lacing;

S: My first sense was stale coffee or coffee grounds. As it warmed, I got more dark chocolate.

T: Bittersweet chocolate up front; then coffee, leading to a moderately bitter finish; the roasted malts really come through

M: a little thin for a double, IMHO. Hides the ABV very well. Moderate carbonation.

O: An enjoyable beer, but not special.

05-25-2014 08:41:18 | More by HamdenHector
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BigFatOgre

Rhode Island

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

05-21-2014 01:52:48 | More by BigFatOgre
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uturn

Florida

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

05-16-2014 15:18:20 | More by uturn
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metter98

New York

4/5  rDev +2.3%

05-14-2014 02:29:15 | More by metter98
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n00blar

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

05-10-2014 11:06:55 | More by n00blar
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paresis

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

05-07-2014 01:36:35 | More by paresis
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Ken_P

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +2.3%

04-06-2014 15:30:25 | More by Ken_P
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PrimScrewhead

Rhode Island

4.25/5  rDev +8.7%

04-05-2014 02:09:54 | More by PrimScrewhead
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GJ40

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

Sampled from a 12oz bottle with a date area but nothing notched out.

Black with some light coming through on the edges. A very big beige head (maybe too big). Initially nice hoppy aromas that fade fast leaving some malts to shine through. Nice hop flavors with a mild bitterness and a hint of malt roastiness. Smooth and silky with a moderate carbonation.

A very nice RI beer!

03-13-2014 12:18:43 | More by GJ40
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DaKur

Rhode Island

4.25/5  rDev +8.7%

02-09-2014 16:43:48 | More by DaKur
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puboflyons

New Hampshire

3.55/5  rDev -9.2%

From the 12 fl. oz., bottle. Sampled on February 7, 2014.

The pour is a very dark brown and just about black with a lingering off-white head. Looks like a craft beer,

The aroma is pretty straight forward. Lots on sweetness.

Moderate body

DaRK BRWN POR UINTO NTHJ GLASS.

The pour is quite nice with its dark brown to near black color. Lingering off-white head. Really fresh aroma with an good fruit hop character as well as a clean malt note. Licorice. The body is medium. The taste has a kind of malted licorice thing going on but generally smooth.,

02-09-2014 02:03:16 | More by puboflyons
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Beerswede

Rhode Island

4.33/5  rDev +10.7%

Had this up on broadway served with an oven roasted pork dish and it was outstanding. I'm typically a straight-up IPA consumer, but this sat really well with me. I especially enjoy the smooth finish on the back. Must try on tap!

I know it's a black, but since I'm a hop-nut I would have liked a tad more bitterness in the after taste. But, overall a very pleasant dinner brew.

01-10-2014 00:17:04 | More by Beerswede
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Lare453

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -10.5%

12-23-2013 05:00:31 | More by Lare453
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nmann08

District of Columbia

3.25/5  rDev -16.9%

12-11-2013 03:18:10 | More by nmann08
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VictorFranco

District of Columbia

4.75/5  rDev +21.5%

11-24-2013 21:01:58 | More by VictorFranco
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Shawnspl

Rhode Island

4/5  rDev +2.3%

11-10-2013 20:34:05 | More by Shawnspl
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Revival Double Black IPA from Revival Brewing Co.
87 out of 100 based on 58 ratings.