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Iniquity (Imperial Black Ale) - Southern Tier Brewing Company

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Iniquity (Imperial Black Ale)Iniquity (Imperial Black Ale)

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

1,404 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 1,404
Reviews: 611
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 11.11%
Wants: 127
Gots: 104 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Southern Tier Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: ClockworkOrange on 01-12-2009)
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Mess

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3.75/5  rDev -9.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

pours dark reddish brown. off white head dissipates quickly. sweet brown bread in nose. taste of molasses cookies, licorice, raisins, chocolate. citrusy hops on tongue in finish. tasty. well made, curious how would taste on tap and would drink again.

Serving type: bottle

10-31-2010 04:36:02 | More by Mess
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The beer pours midnight black with a thick khaki colored head. Good lacing.

I get coffee and espresso, vanilla, and dark fruits on the nose. Almost smells similar to a belgian quad with the dark fruit.

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Iniquity (Imperial Black Ale) from Southern Tier Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 1,404 ratings.