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Fade To Black (Volume 4 - Rocky Mountain Black Ale) - Left Hand Brewing Company

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84
good

389 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 389
Reviews: 71
rAvg: 3.69
pDev: 13.28%
Wants: 6
Gots: 19 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Left Hand Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: bsp77 on 11-04-2012)
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3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

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3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

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3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

Iamjeff6, Jun 12, 2014
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4/5  rDev +8.4%

Kaizoku, Jun 07, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

FrankShirley, May 29, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -11.9%

neckbracesub, May 29, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +15.2%

JuanAlberto, May 25, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

NJBeer265, May 23, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

thebeeler, May 23, 2014
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4/5  rDev +8.4%

Jasoncolliver, May 15, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

Dougwillhike, May 14, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

Williaar, May 09, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

WiserBud, May 08, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -11.9%

Zachtheporter, May 07, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

MikeWard, May 05, 2014
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3.01/5  rDev -18.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Pours out almost black with a khaki frothed milk head. Smells strongly of crystal malt. Very toasty, with a bit of a roasted twang. Smells heavily of fruity esters. PNW hops in the nose, as well. Flavor is big on chocolate, toast, citrus/pine hops, and lots of jelly fruity esters. Mouthfeel is sticky. Could use more carbonation. Too sweet overall, and the flavors don't meld together well. Not a fan.

goochpunch, May 04, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

Bluerabbitbell, May 02, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

MiWolfman, Apr 30, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -11.9%

atrocity, Apr 29, 2014
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4/5  rDev +8.4%

Belittle, Apr 29, 2014
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3.64/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Pours near black with a tan head. No light passes. There's some streaky ring lace but the head is quite modest, settling into only rim bubbles.

Mild smell of predominantly crystal malt--sweet and nutty. The color belies the smell.

The taste features dark chocolate and some background floral hop. The aftertaste reminds me of the experience of eating dark chocolate. Neutral body with ample bubbles.

smcolw, Apr 06, 2014
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mattslike, Apr 03, 2014
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timmy2b, Mar 30, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +28.7%

DripTorch, Mar 29, 2014
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npendres, Mar 22, 2014
Fade To Black (Volume 4 - Rocky Mountain Black Ale) from Left Hand Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 389 ratings.