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Heresy - Weyerbacher Brewing Co.

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89
very good

1,851 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 1,851
Reviews: 956
rAvg: 3.95
pDev: 11.9%
Wants: 85
Gots: 224 | FT: 12
Brewed by:
Weyerbacher Brewing Co. visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Old Heathen aged in oak (bourbon) barrels.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 06-21-2004)
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Bone53

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3.99/5  rDev +1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Poured from a bottle into a snifter at around 45 degrees Fahrenheit

Appearance: Pitch black with a one finger brown head

Smell: Vanilla, bourbon, malts

Taste: Similar to nose; Vanilla, bourbon, and malts to finish it off

Mouthfeel: Medium body, and quite light for a imperial stout

Overall: I prefer when barrel aged stouts are roasted and chocolate malt dominated with bourbon in the background. But this has vanilla and bourbon at the forefront with roasted malts coming through towards the end of the palate. The mouthfeel is also lacking. I respect what they're trying to do and I tend to enjoy it more as it warms. Solid beer that I will most likely come back to again.

Serving type: bottle

05-19-2014 06:12:17 | More by Bone53
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Heresy from Weyerbacher Brewing Co.
89 out of 100 based on 1,851 ratings.