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Silk Scorpion - Karben4 Brewing

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Silk Scorpion
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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

33 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 33
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 4.22
pDev: 8.53%
Wants: 3
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Karben4 Brewing visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: pschul4 on 02-20-2013)
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Had on tap at brewery, poured into 16oz snifter.

A - Obsidian, like staring into the abyss black. Thin 1 finger tan head and some spotty lacing.

S - Hello Citra hops! Resinous, grapefruit and pine hop aroma sitting on top of a roasty malts. The scent is quite pleasing.

T - Yes, Citra hops jump out right away with citrus bitterness, pine, and earthy tones. They yield to the darker roasty malts on the palette along with bitter chocolate and some sweet caramel. The bitterness and hop flavors that are noticeable in the beginning make another appearance in the finish.

M - Medium and creamy mouthfeel with very nice carbonation.

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A- Pours a dark, cola brown with a nice amount of head and decent lacing

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T- Wow! Just like the smell but more intense. The hops are insanely citrusy and the coffee taste from the malts is awesome!

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Silk Scorpion from Karben4 Brewing
92 out of 100 based on 33 ratings.