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Fade To Black (Volume 1 - Foreign Export Stout) - Left Hand Brewing Company

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Fade To Black (Volume 1 - Foreign Export Stout)Fade To Black (Volume 1 - Foreign Export Stout)

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

333 Ratings
THE BROS
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 333
Reviews: 262
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 9.34%
Wants: 23
Gots: 8 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Left Hand Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Foreign / Export Stout |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: superdedooperboy on 11-13-2009)
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ImusBeer

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3.88/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Had this at my local Taco Mac

It came in a dimpled mug, very black with a tan wispy thin head and showing some slight lacing.

The aroma of sweet chocolate hit the nose and the taste followed suit. Chocolate was first with hints of vanilla on the finish.

It covers your tongue with a silky warm feeling and slides creamy and smooth down the throat. This would great beer by the fire on a chilly evening with 8.5 ABV it warms you up quite fast.

Serving type: on-tap

01-15-2010 15:11:04 | More by ImusBeer
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s- not much to report here…roasted malt, I guess
t- Pretty darn good. Coffee, chocolate notes…roasted malt. Alcohol is well hidden.
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Fade To Black (Volume 1 - Foreign Export Stout) from Left Hand Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 333 ratings.