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TREAT (Imperial Chocolate Pumpkin Porter) - Midnight Sun Brewing Co.

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TREAT (Imperial Chocolate Pumpkin Porter)TREAT (Imperial Chocolate Pumpkin Porter)

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616 Ratings
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Ratings: 616
Reviews: 300
rAvg: 4.1
pDev: 10.98%
Wants: 442
Gots: 107 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
Midnight Sun Brewing Co. visit their website
Alaska, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  7.80% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
Intriguing doses of sweet spices, cocoa nibs and pumpkin transform an exceptional porter into a mesmerizing potion. Pour this tantalizing brew into a snifter and experience its many eccentric nuances, which will delight your taste buds.

This is the same award-winning recipe that garnered a GOLD MEDAL at GABF in 2007. Formerly known simply as Imperial Chocolate Pumpkin Porter, we’ve named it T.R.E.A.T.: The Royal Eccentric Ale Treatment.

30 IBU

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 11-18-2005)
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julian

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4.05/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

A: Dark brown, near black with a lovely creamy tan head and foamy ring around the edges. Lacing is oily and doesn't leave much behind.

S: Chocolate, toffee, mild spice (nutmeg, cinnamon), alcohol, sweet roasted pumpkin

T&M: Taste follows the nose but leans more on the side of pumpkin and spice with chocolate notes less dominant. Some roast and underlying hop bitterness to balance out the malt bill. Great mouthfeel through and through.

O: Excellent. One of my favorite dark pumpkin ales and one of the best examples of brewing with pumpkin as an ingredient.

Serving type: bottle

10-28-2011 02:12:44 | More by julian
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TREAT (Imperial Chocolate Pumpkin Porter) from Midnight Sun Brewing Co.
91 out of 100 based on 616 ratings.