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Dark Voyage Black IPA - Capital Brewery

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Dark Voyage Black IPA
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62 Ratings
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Ratings: 62
Reviews: 8
rAvg: 3.71
pDev: 10.51%
Wants: 0
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
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Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This black ale is the perfect balance of dark roasted malt and bright hop flavors. With bold and complex flavors at the forefront, this beer retains a remarkably clean finish.

(Beer added by: vette2006c5r on 12-01-2013)
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Serving: Bottle
Served: 19 Jul 2014

Appearance: Dark brown with a one finger light brown head. Head sticks around for some time.

Smell: Slight notes of coffee along with a confident assertion of hops. More hops than malt in the nose.

Taste: Unlike the smell, the taste is dominated by the roasted malts. The malts provide big notes of dark, french roasted coffee or chocolate covered espresso beans. The hops are there and can be tasted on the back end of a sip, providing some spicy and citrusy zest. The hops provide good, round bitterness to offset some of the inherent sweetness from such a malt-driven beer.

Mouthfeel: Excellent carbonation to provide a slight boost to the medium body. This black IPA doesn't have a massive body, which is great.

Overall: One of the best black IPAs I've had, and one I would definitely recommend.

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Dark Voyage Black IPA from Capital Brewery
84 out of 100 based on 62 ratings.