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Saint Arnold Divine Reserve #9 - Saint Arnold Brewing Company

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Saint Arnold Divine Reserve #9Saint Arnold Divine Reserve #9

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BA SCORE
89
very good

186 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 186
Reviews: 118
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 15.11%
Wants: 33
Gots: 32 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Saint Arnold Brewing Company visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  11.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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

Note from the brewery "Important: let this beer warm to at least 50° before enjoying".

(Beer added by: armock on 12-01-2009)
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jasonjlewis

Texas

4.45/5  rDev +12.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

What a great beer. With the disappointment of divine reserve 8, this is a keeper.

I am beginning to think I should avoid the "homebrew winner" divine reserves and focus on the Saint Arnold concocted divine reserves.

The smell is of pumkin spice and bakers chocolate and cholate malt with some roasted barley that balances, but doesn't overtake at all. In fact it is over shadowed by chocolate and chocolate malt.

The spice is powerful and the chocolate flavor is quite strong. This beer has a sort of milky chocolate flavor rather than a dark chocolate flavor.

Mouthfeel is ridiculously creamy.

I didn't even guess that this beer was 11 % alcohol. WOW! I'm amazed. Well done.

Serving type: bottle

12-25-2009 01:47:27 | More by jasonjlewis
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Saint Arnold Divine Reserve #9 from Saint Arnold Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 186 ratings.