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Bell's Batch 9000 - Bell's Brewery, Inc.

Not Rated.
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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

826 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 826
Reviews: 527
rAvg: 4.01
pDev: 13.47%
Wants: 81
Gots: 242 | FT: 14
Brewed by:
Bell's Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Strong Ale |  12.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

"Black, dense, and rich, this is a great ale for the cellar."

(Beer added by: alexgash on 01-29-2010)
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Pellinore1

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4.13/5  rDev +3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Pours deep, opaque brown, producing half a finger of light tan head. This fades away to some lacing.

Smells rich and sweet, with raisin, fig, and molasses showing up in a big way.

The flavor confirms everything I was smelling, but is also backed up by a bit of malt roastiness. Bitter chocolate and coffee notes linger on the tongue. Sweetness and bitterness balance each other nicely, and prevent this beer from cloying.

Thick and smooth, this seems to coat the mouth.

Drinkability is good considering the ABV, but is somewhat limited by the sheer intensity of flavor.

Serving type: bottle

01-16-2011 06:24:04 | More by Pellinore1
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Bell's Batch 9000 from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
90 out of 100 based on 826 ratings.