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Murderous - Pipeworks Brewing Company

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104 Ratings
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Ratings: 104
Reviews: 17
rAvg: 3.71
pDev: 11.59%
Wants: 9
Gots: 19 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Pipeworks Brewing Company visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
English Barleywine |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
A variation on Santa vs Unicorn, but with English yeast, much less hops, a bit sweeter with more caramel, and just a hint of Nelson Sauvin.

(Beer added by: MasterSki on 04-19-2013)
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sleuthdog

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3.74/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Bottle from batch #107 into Jolly Pumpkin tulip

Pour: Ruby to light reddish brown with a slight half finger off white head. This recedes to a ring with some fine bubbles mixed with some medium bubbles.

Smell: Grapefruit, caramel, light touch of grass, brown sugar, and some green apple.

Taste: Interesting as I get an initial sweetness in the form of a brown sugar and caramel and this is quickly followed up by a hop note with a tinge of grapefruit and grass. Finish is a mix of mild hop but more sweet than bitter. Alcohol is a touch warming in the back of the throat.

Mouthfeel: Medium bodied and a moderate to light carbonation. Somewhat sticky, sweet and a touch hot making it enjoyable to sip on.

Overall: I will say this has not been my favorite from Pipeworks but I still enjoyed it.

Serving type: bottle

05-27-2013 01:26:04 | More by sleuthdog
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Murderous from Pipeworks Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 104 ratings.