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Hooligan Black Ale - Boston Beer Works - Canal Street

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Hooligan Black Ale
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Ratings: 6
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 7.44%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Boston Beer Works - Canal Street visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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(Beer added by: GarthDanielson on 05-06-2012)
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4.23/5  rDev +8.5%

Stopped into Lowell Beer Works on 21SEP13 with Alewife and Caitlin for lunch, enroute to BOS for my flight to Germany. Started with a pint of this, for $5.75.

Poured a deep, dark, opaque chestnut brown. Had a creamy, frothy mocha head, with excellent stick on the glass. Aroma was nice and roasty, with lots of rindy citrus. It was fairly smooth, and about a medium for body.

Had a solid roastiness, with some sweetness at the outset. Mocha-choco notes are present, with lots of citrus. It was quite rindy, resiny and pithy. A real nice offering to start off with. Prosit!!

4.23/5 rDev +3.2%
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4.05/5  rDev +3.8%

Near black color. A minimum of light passes through the edge. Small but lasting head; leaves ring lace with some lasting streaks.

Excellent hop nose with a solid deeply toasted malt. Very nice.

Starts with a nearly burnt malt. There's a slow introduction of hop bitterness. The swallow is spicy and the aftertaste is like sucking a hop pellet. Very nice taste voyage. Interestingly complex. Body--above average; carbonation-- also elevated.

09-02-2013 18:58:25 | More by smcolw
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4.1/5  rDev +5.1%

Poured on-tap and served in a tumbler, the beer is a dark brown coloring with some ruby highlighting and a smooth, creamy, clingy beige head. Aromas of roasted grains and a subtle, deeo, resiny hops nose. Flavors are roasted overall, with a smooth coffee and cream backbone giving rise to a bitter, resiny, wet hops presence. Very smooth and very well balanced. The aftertaste is a blending of the sweet and bitter characters, leaving a slightly drying bitter finish. Good, solid beer.

05-06-2012 16:36:46 | More by GarthDanielson
Hooligan Black Ale from Boston Beer Works - Canal Street
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