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Heresy - Weyerbacher Brewing Co.

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89
very good

1,842 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 1,842
Reviews: 956
rAvg: 3.95
pDev: 11.9%
Wants: 85
Gots: 219 | FT: 11
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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oracle

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2.4/5  rDev -39.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 2

12 oz bottle served in a traditional english pint glass.

Beer poured an opaque black with generious very dark tan head that left minor lacing in the glass.

Smell was all coffee and dark roasted carmel.

I was disappointed with this beer. The taste of whiskey which comes from the oak barrels in which the beer is fermented lend entirely too much whiskey flavor into the beer, obliterating the taste of the beer itself. I just really couldn't taste much here except for the whiskey.

I'll pass on this one from now on.

Serving type: bottle

01-06-2005 14:03:53 | More by oracle
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Heresy from Weyerbacher Brewing Co.
89 out of 100 based on 1,842 ratings.