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S'more Money S'more Problems - Pipeworks Brewing Company

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166 Ratings
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Ratings: 166
Reviews: 17
rAvg: 4.11
pDev: 9.49%
Wants: 84
Gots: 41 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Pipeworks Brewing Company visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
S'more Money S'more Problems came out of the brain of Friends With Benefits member Keith Lonergan. With Keith's help we mashed this behemoth in with copious amounts of chocolate malt, roasted barley, golden naked oats and crushed graham crackers. Then, after primary fermentation was finished we added cacao nibs, vanilla bean and natural marshmallow flavor. The resulting beer is a big, chewy, dark nectar reminiscent of our days in Cub Scouts; sitting around the campfire, drinking imperial stouts. Great now or after a prolonged camping trip in the back of your temperature controlled bottle camp site.

(Beer added by: WestSideAmish on 01-17-2014)
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vic21234

Illinois

4.28/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

22oz bomber poured into a snifter. Batch 294-295.

A- Pours a very dark brown, basically black. Literally no head to speak of, with lacing apparent along the sides of the glass.

S- A boozy liquid smore on the taste...notes of graham chocolate and vanilla. Great smelling beer.

T- The smell carries over into the taste. Starts off with chocolately malts, before giving way to vanilla and graham cracker taste. Very interesting taste.

M- Thick and heavy, low carbonation, slightly boozy, very flavorful.

A great dessert beer, one to enjoy with some chocolate for sure. Well done.

Serving type: bottle

01-26-2014 02:07:18 | More by vic21234
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S'more Money S'more Problems from Pipeworks Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 166 ratings.