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The Perfect Crime Smoking Gun - Scheldebrouwerij

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The Perfect Crime Smoking Gun
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BA SCORE
86
very good

58 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 58
Reviews: 15
rAvg: 3.85
pDev: 12.73%
Wants: 1
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Scheldebrouwerij visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: tobelerone on 10-20-2012)
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4/5  rDev +3.9%

11-24-2012 21:40:04 | More by MaximalC
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look: 4.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

This is a funky decieving brew. In my honest opinion it tastes less like an imperial stout and more like a brown ale.

For a brew with an ABV of 10% you can hardly tell. It has a smooth round yeasty bittery taste and a root beer brown/black appearance with solid lacing. If you're judging this as a stout than I understand it will be a let down, but if you're rating it simply as a beer (no more no less) it's quite nice. Still, I'm not sure how to properly approach this brew, only a detective can really crack this crime scene.

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look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

A: Not quite black, but very dark brown with a garnet hue. Thick, light khaki colored head that dissapated relatively quickly.

S: Sweet and sugary, Belgian yeasty, slight roast, no real smoke.

T: Sweet up from to bitter roasted malts, followed by a faint, lingering smokiness. Hot on the backend, but not bad for 10%.

M: Medium + body. Smooth and creamy.

O: Not a bad brew, but not a masterpiece either. Taste seemed to take a dive towards the end of the glass. I would drink again, but not sure if I would search high and low for it.

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The Perfect Crime Smoking Gun from Scheldebrouwerij
86 out of 100 based on 58 ratings.