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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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templar316

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4.13/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Want to point out the head: khaki colored which rose to two fingers with a strong pour and has been taking awhile to settle. This is the first I've seen from this year's batch but the brewery is right around the cornor. Best by Nov18 13 date which I assume to mean a Mar. 18 bottle date. Only the slightest hint of cola colored highlights when held to the light. Nice oak nose, with vanilla, allspice and coffee hints. There's alot of lacing lingering on my selinsgrove tulip. It's thin for RIS, but it's smooth and drinkable. The flavor starts with oaky vanilla, a hint of bourbon, black licorace finishes with a roasty malt char. There's not the slightest bit of harshness from the bourbon but a hop bitterness which I expect would fade away.

Serving type: bottle

04-05-2013 02:59:08 | More by templar316
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Heresy from Weyerbacher Brewing Co.
89 out of 100 based on 1,849 ratings.