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Heresy - Weyerbacher Brewing Co.

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89
very good

1,852 Ratings
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89
very good

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Ratings: 1,852
Reviews: 956
rAvg: 3.95
pDev: 11.65%
Wants: 86
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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projectflam86

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3.63/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

12oz bottle poured into a snifter.

A- Pours a deep brown color with a thick tan head that leaves good lacing.

S- The oak is very apparent in the nose and adds of a bit of charr and smoke. Some nice roasted malts and dark chocolate present as well.

T- All bitter dark chocolate and oak initially with a good dose of alcohol in the finish. The hops add of a bit of balance and spice to the flavor profile.

M- Medium/full bodied with higher than usual carbonation for an RIS.

O- A very solid beer but it would get lost in a ligneup of well known barrel aged stouts.

Serving type: bottle

03-06-2012 02:12:19 | More by projectflam86
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Heresy from Weyerbacher Brewing Co.
89 out of 100 based on 1,852 ratings.