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Schwartzbaum Black IPA - Flossmoor Station Restaurant & Brewery

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Schwartzbaum Black IPA
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5 Ratings
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Ratings: 5
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.82
pDev: 7.85%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Flossmoor Station Restaurant & Brewery visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  8.70% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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(Beer added by: Hammer35 on 11-22-2013)
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4.08/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Appearance: Dark black with a light tan head and nice lacing. An intimidating looking beer.

Smell: Hoppy up front with notes of roasted malts and caramel. I would've like a touch more hops aroma though.

Taste: Hoppy and surprisingly refreshing considering the roasted malts. Hop bitterness is nicely balanced with slight roastiness. It really is like a double IPA that's been turned black.

Mouthfeel: Excellently carbonated. Full feel to it but not so much as a thick stout so it retains its refreshing quality nicely.

Overall: A great example of a more IPA-ish black IPA. Subtle roast notes increased flavor depth but don't turn it into a porter. Very good, and drinkable over and over, which at 8.7% abv could be a problem...

Hammer35, Nov 22, 2013
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- out of 100 based on 5 ratings.