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Warlock - Southern Tier Brewing Company

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1,153 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,153
Reviews: 179
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 13.6%
Wants: 42
Gots: 125 | FT: 9
Brewed by:
Southern Tier Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  8.60% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Imperial stout brewed with pumpkins Warlock is brewed to enchant your palate on its own and also to counterpoint our Imperial Ale, Pumking. Make your own black magic by carefully pouring this Imperial Stout into a goblet.

Dark and mysterious, the Blackwater Series is serious about high gravity. Reanimate your senses with Warlock’s huge roasted malt character, moderate carbonation and spicy pumpkin pie aroma.

(Beer added by: MasterSki on 09-19-2013)
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Hopswagger

South Carolina

3.9/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

P: Very dark brown body with mahogany highlights. Small micro bubble khaki head. Settles to a thin translucent cap with minimal lacing.

S: Sweet cream, graham crackers, melted butter, roasted pumpkin, caramel, cinnamon in the background.

T/M: Bitter dark malts, burnt molasses, sweet pumpkin, floral bitterness in the back of the throat. Nutmeg and cinnamon add to the sweet graham cracker crust and charred black malts. Floral and earthy hops round out the finish with a nice bitter bite. Medium body with prickly carbonation and a semi dry finish.

O: This is pretty good stuff. It's what should be anticipated but successfully crafted better than I expected. Basically "Pumpking" mixed with a charred bitter stout profile added to the mix. The only negative I would point out is the floral hop bitterness that throws off the marriage of flavors. Glad I picked this up.

Serving type: bottle

11-09-2013 02:23:45 | More by Hopswagger
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Warlock from Southern Tier Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 1,153 ratings.