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The Butcher - Societe Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

245 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 245
Reviews: 20
rAvg: 4.18
pDev: 9.09%
Wants: 16
Gots: 8 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Societe Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  9.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Schmaltzy on 07-20-2012)
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Draft at Small Bar in San Diego, CA. March 2013.

Pitch black and opaque with a one finger dark mocha head that quickly settles into a thick, lasting ring.  Streaks of soapy lace left behind.

Nice roasted malt aroma with sweet chocolate notes.  Well balanced with dark and milk chocolate notes, gourmet coffee bean and oatmeal countered by baker's chocolate and dessert fudge/cake-like sweetness.  

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The Butcher from Societe Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 245 ratings.