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Heresy - Weyerbacher Brewing Co.

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89
very good

1,849 Ratings
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very good

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Ratings: 1,849
Reviews: 956
rAvg: 3.95
pDev: 11.9%
Wants: 85
Gots: 222 | 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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Callenak

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4.05/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Poured from a bomber into a maudite tulip.

Pours jet black with a two inch mocha head. Smells lovely. Chocolate, oak, and roasted barley.

The taste follows the smell. Oak is very forward in this one which is to my taste but I could see it as to much for some. Loads of chocolate and coffee to follow with a hint of vanilla. Alcohol is at a perfect balance. I don’t really pick up on any bourbon or whiskey though. Not sure if they just used a plane oak barrel or just added oak into the fermenter.

A great beer by Weyerbacher that I would love to try again.

Serving type: bottle

11-29-2006 00:04:26 | More by Callenak
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Heresy from Weyerbacher Brewing Co.
89 out of 100 based on 1,849 ratings.