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Wake Up Dead - Left Hand Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
87
very good

809 Ratings
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Ratings: 809
Reviews: 176
rAvg: 3.86
pDev: 12.95%
Wants: 44
Gots: 117 | FT: 5
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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Photo of BigRedDog
4.1/5  rDev +6.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Pours black with a slight off white/beige head. The head doesnt stick around long, but there is some residual head on the side with decent lacing.

Smell is of raisins and dark fruit, some spices and herbs. Coffee and roasted maslt as well. Licorice on the nose becomes more noticeable as the beer warms up.

Taste begins with dark fruit and licorice. Mellows into a coffee bitter flavor and a slight earthy hop bitter. Finishes with a big dark chocolate flavor that lingers with some bitterness. As the beer warms the dark chocolate on the finish becomes more and more prevalent, as well as a fairly odd herb-y quality.

Mouthfeel is slightly creamy. About average for an RIS.

Overall it is a good stout. Good bitter dark chocolate and an interesting herb quality to it.

BigRedDog, Sep 28, 2014
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Wake Up Dead from Left Hand Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 809 ratings.