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Imperial End Of Days - Pipeworks Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
88
very good

111 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 111
Reviews: 9
rAvg: 3.93
pDev: 10.18%
Wants: 7
Gots: 20 | FT: 7
Brewed by:
Pipeworks Brewing Company visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
Milk / Sweet Stout |  10.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
So maybe their calendar wasn't the best judge of when the world was going to end but damn, those Mayans made a mean hot chocolate. With that as our inspiration we imperialized our old friend End of Days. That means more malt, more cacao nibs, more vanilla, more cinnamon, more ancho & guajilllo peppers and more virgin sacrifices (kidding, totally kidding). The resulting brew has a big rich body, notes of dark chocolate, vanilla, cinnamon and a slight spicy kick on the finish. It is delicious right now or you could stash it away in your temperature controlled resting place until the next time the world ends.

(Beer added by: MasterSki on 11-22-2013)
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Fcolle2

Illinois

3.94/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Pours thick solid black in color, head is a thin film that dissipates to a ring around. The glass.

Smell has notes of rich dark chocolate with a very faint creamy sour aroma. There is a little bit of vanilla and cinnamon are detectable on the back end along with a big sweet aroma.

Taste follows the nose with some sweet chocolate malt and alcohol coming through first. Creamy vanilla some cinnamon and more sweetness follow with a little bit of heat from the peppers on the exhale.

Mouthfeel is huge. Incredibly thick body and not a whole lot of carbonation leave this a viscous sipping beer. Very sticky and a moderate alcohol feel

Serving type: bottle

04-22-2014 23:54:56 | More by Fcolle2
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Imperial End Of Days from Pipeworks Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 111 ratings.