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Bitter Neighbor - Third Street Brewhouse

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BA SCORE
85
very good

151 Ratings
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Ratings: 151
Reviews: 32
rAvg: 3.79
pDev: 10.29%
Wants: 1
Gots: 12 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Third Street Brewhouse visit their website
Minnesota, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: morimech on 07-10-2012)
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Kevin-Wieken

Minnesota

3.19/5  rDev -15.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Bitter Neighbor Black IPA
Third Street Brewhouse, Minnesota
---from bottle to pint glass---

Appearance
Almost pitch black, incredible beige color, thick head, incredibly thick lacing.

Smell
Toasted malt, licorice, and no evidence of this being an IPA.

Taste
Good balance between sweet dark malt and bitter hops. I cannot pull any discernable flavors – hints at a lot, Cherry? Licorice? Smokey!

Mouth-feel
Not as bitter as its name implies. Fairly smooth going down. If you take long pauses in between sips the flavor comes alive. Lemon grass and molasses.

Overall
Not the best Black IPA I’ve had. I had hoped for more bitter, as implied by the name. Decent flavor and good drinkability.

Serving type: bottle

12-08-2013 03:05:59 | More by Kevin-Wieken
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Smell: Toasted malts, caramel, toffee, maybe a little licorice.

Taste: Delivers amazing balance of smooth bitterness. If this beer had a trendy name (pig, hog, mother in law) it would rate higher. Toasted-roasted-smoked malts, caramel, toffee, coffee, molasses, and licorice. This beer is balanced well for a dark IPA.

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Bitter Neighbor from Third Street Brewhouse
85 out of 100 based on 151 ratings.