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Chocolate Indulgence Stout - Brewery Ommegang

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86
very good

1,140 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,140
Reviews: 687
rAvg: 3.81
pDev: 12.86%
Wants: 66
Gots: 73 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Brewery Ommegang visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Dark Ale |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerBeing on 09-27-2007)
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awall422

Massachusetts

4.13/5  rDev +8.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured gently to avoid disturbing the yeast, as the bottle suggests... still put up a good 3 finger head, very frothy, which collapsed into a beautiful crater-laden landscape of suds. awesome lacing.

aroma id like a good quality hot chocolate, a little roasty grain maltness in the background.

taste is a bittersweet chocolate finishing on the sweet side. wouldn't know this was stonger than any standard stout.

mouthfeel is heavy, really coats the tongue. a nice rich feel like i enjoy in a stout.

way too drinkable for it's strength in terms of masking the alcohol. the sweetness and richness would make it hard for me to imagine polishing off a whole bomber myself. but i'll be happy to try!

Serving type: bottle

07-14-2008 00:17:17 | More by awall422
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Undated bottle at 50 degrees into snifter
Aroma of chocolate
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Body dark brown, opaque
Flavor begins with chocolate and slight alcohol flavor; no hops, no diacetyl.
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Chocolate Indulgence Stout from Brewery Ommegang
86 out of 100 based on 1,140 ratings.