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Octagon - Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant

Octagon
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Ratings: 3
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.12
pDev: 48.08%


Brewed by:
Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant visit their website
United States

Style | ABV
Quadrupel (Quad) |  9.90% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Belgian Quadrupel. Rich, dark, malty and very complex. Belgian Abbey yeast, dark candi sugar and a huge assortment of specialty malts create layers of complex fruity aromas and a warming finish.

50 IBU

(Beer added by: MasterSki on 03-01-2012)
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DarthTremens

Pennsylvania

4.35/5  rDev +39.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Had on tap earlier this week at the Iron Hill in west chester.

Although I only sampled this beer I think a full review is neccessary.
The color was a deep brown similar to coffee. maybe a notch darker than 3 philosophers.
I wasn't really able to fully smell due to the sample glass i was given compared to the snifter that it was normally being served in.
the mix between malty sweetness and light carbonation hid any boozy characteristics until the last sip. I'm not sure about the actual alcohol content but the bartended said that it was 13%. If octogon is 13% then Iron Hill has officially redeemed themselves for me because this beer was excellent.

Serving type: on-tap

03-03-2012 18:56:23 | More by DarthTremens
Octagon from Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant
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