Black Butte XXI - Deschutes Brewery
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Reviews by watermelonman:
4.48/5 rDev +2.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5
I wanted another bottle of XX but I settled for this. Once open, I realize that nothing about this bottle is settling.
This poured to a dark, near black color with hints of mahogany and minimal head. Lace is next to nothing. It looks decent, but the awesome comes with the taste and smell.
Light enough in body to stay drinkable, the cocoa and coffee oozes from this beer in large quantity. The finish brings vanilla that grows more significant as the finish lingers. Barely enough residual sugar to remind me of dark fruits, while a blended boozy hot serves to remind one of the content without getting in the way.
Serving type: bottle
05-24-2013 06:06:17 | More by watermelonman
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Black Butte XXI from Deschutes Brewery
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