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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

334 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 334
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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sevopie

Colorado

4.15/5  rDev +2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Reddish black with a brown head. Laces well if vigorously poured.

Smells of burnt malts and a touch of hop and chocolate.

Tastes much the same with some ginger and coffee/espresso to accent. A touch of the alcohol shows up on the finish.

Medium in body with a healthy carbonation.

I like this for reasons I'm not sure of. A couple of the flavors would normally be a bit much, but in combination this beer works very well.

Serving type: bottle

11-25-2009 09:04:07 | More by sevopie
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Fade To Black (Volume 1 - Foreign Export Stout) from Left Hand Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 334 ratings.