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Wake Up Dead - Left Hand Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
87
very good

763 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 763
Reviews: 173
rAvg: 3.86
pDev: 12.95%
Wants: 42
Gots: 104 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Left Hand Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  10.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: elgiacomo on 05-04-2011)
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MichPaul

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +10.1%

01-25-2014 05:02:35 | More by MichPaul
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bob_d_j

Michigan

4/5  rDev +3.6%

01-23-2014 18:59:58 | More by bob_d_j
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thierrynantes

France

4.05/5  rDev +4.9%

Beer bottle (65 cl.) purchased from Le Souffleur de Bières (Nantes) and tasted in january 2014 with Australian friends.

Appearance : reddish brown color with tan foamy head.
Smell : chocolate & coffee aromas.
Taste & mouthfeel : roasted malt flavors with dark chocolate and hints of coffee.
Drinkability : a very nice beer in the style Imperial Stout.

01-23-2014 17:56:20 | More by thierrynantes
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Bartos

Florida

4.5/5  rDev +16.6%

01-22-2014 00:04:47 | More by Bartos
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vickersspitfire

Texas

3.98/5  rDev +3.1%

This stout is pitch black and covered with a thin light tan head, which quickly dissipates into a thin layer surrounding the stout. Fine bubbles make up the lacing, which is dense and covers nearly the entire glass area void of stout.
The aroma is light, but dark roasted malts and chocolate are present. I’m not picking up much else at the moment.
The roasted malts make up most of the flavor; mild hops and chocolate come through. Over all the flavor is sweet and this stout is really smooth, the alcohol content is well hidden.
This is a medium bodied stout and it really warms up your taste buds.

01-21-2014 04:58:58 | More by vickersspitfire
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csfcmitchell

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

01-20-2014 14:30:55 | More by csfcmitchell
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Dshep1340

Michigan

3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

01-19-2014 05:02:28 | More by Dshep1340
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EdFed

Illinois

4/5  rDev +3.6%

01-18-2014 04:58:01 | More by EdFed
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jnardone235

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

01-17-2014 00:20:13 | More by jnardone235
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Jlabs

New York

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

01-15-2014 13:33:37 | More by Jlabs
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hit728

Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

01-13-2014 15:03:39 | More by hit728
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TomG2751

Maryland

4.25/5  rDev +10.1%

01-12-2014 16:30:21 | More by TomG2751
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shadowofthereaper_666

New Mexico

4.25/5  rDev +10.1%

01-12-2014 10:48:39 | More by shadowofthereaper_666
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rrski198

Georgia

4.25/5  rDev +10.1%

01-11-2014 05:31:44 | More by rrski198
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DaveRinn

Washington

4.25/5  rDev +10.1%

01-10-2014 05:43:53 | More by DaveRinn
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jburd19

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

01-06-2014 20:38:40 | More by jburd19
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ThatsThatDude

New York

4/5  rDev +3.6%

01-06-2014 17:23:11 | More by ThatsThatDude
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pBRale

Iowa

4.11/5  rDev +6.5%

A-Pours black with mahogany hints. Very little brownish head that dissipates quickly.
S-Smells of deep roasted malts, coffee, slight licorice, hint of booze, a hint of dark fruit.
T-Taste is excellent, with the roasted flavors giving way and melding nicely with a significant raisin flavor in the finish. The raisin flavor lingers afterward, and is very pleasant.
M-Full bodied, thick, medium-low carbonation, smooth and delicious.
O-overall an excellent beer. Reasonably priced and glad I found this little gem.

01-05-2014 16:14:42 | More by pBRale
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MykeJ

Minnesota

4/5  rDev +3.6%

01-05-2014 04:10:52 | More by MykeJ
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aqualung23

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

01-04-2014 10:45:12 | More by aqualung23
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WoodBrew

Illinois

3.64/5  rDev -5.7%

Wake Up Dead is a decent Imperial Stout....but not my favorite....there is a weird twang on the back end. The beer poured an opaque dark with thin slightly off white head that is leaving a spotty lace. The scent carries some light roast. The taste is has touches of chocolate, roast and maybe a hint of espresso backed by an alcohol push. The mouthfeel is full in body with smooth carbonation. Overall this is a decent stout and should be tried with delight.

01-03-2014 01:44:28 | More by WoodBrew
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vermilcj

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

12-31-2013 17:00:26 | More by vermilcj
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tommy5

Michigan

4/5  rDev +3.6%

12-29-2013 05:17:32 | More by tommy5
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dphillips

New Hampshire

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

12-28-2013 01:18:30 | More by dphillips
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JamesBell

Georgia

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

12-27-2013 02:54:12 | More by JamesBell
Wake Up Dead from Left Hand Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 763 ratings.