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Peruvian Morning - Central Waters Brewing Co.

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Ratings: 1,308
Reviews: 446
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 13.04%
Wants: 406
Gots: 317 | FT: 23
Brewed by:
Central Waters Brewing Co. visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
2012 Release: Recalled due to infection
2013 Release: Recalled (at least in part) due to infection
2014 Release: Recalled due to infection

(Beer added by: brdc on 01-29-2008)
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2.75/5  rDev -33.6%

ajzy, Jun 01, 2013
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4/5  rDev -3.4%

Anonymous1, Jun 01, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

FUwolfpacker, Jun 01, 2013
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4.71/5  rDev +13.8%

A: Slow receading tiny bubbles in a latte foam / tan color. Dark dark brown to black color, hints of light peak throught the edges of the imperial pint glass.

S: Roasted coffee, cocoa, dark candy sugar and roasty malt dominate the nose. Alcohol is detected, possibly the bourbon, and vanilla.

T: Big chocolatey, coffee and toasty malt sweetness. Complex! and balanced and the same time. Bitterness is strong and only punctuates the amazing roasty, vanilla, chocolate of this beer.. wow, drink this one on the warmer side.

M: Tingly tounge sensation, possibly from bourbon? big chewy body and low carbonation. zero astringancy or alcohol warming.

O: A.. fucking.. mazing.. central waters is an asset to the state of WI and is often over looked by the beer geeks here. Too bad.. Peruvian Morning rivals the best stouts I've ever had.

guityler83, Jun 01, 2013
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4/5  rDev -3.4%

Woodman70, Jun 01, 2013
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4/5  rDev -3.4%

yanosh, May 31, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

Slatetank, May 31, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

scotv, May 31, 2013
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4.24/5  rDev +2.4%

ZADS! What a MOUTHFUL! One of the strongest - could be THE strongest stout I've ever had. Kinda like if you palette knifed the tar off a cigar stain and scraped up the residue of dried espresso and dissolved it in bourbon stirred with a vanilla stick. Thankfully - one of the reviewers caught that vanilla whisper - it escaped me until I went back and read the reviews - vanilla was that "odd unidentifiable edge".

I usually expect a stout to stand up to a cigar - in this case I wonder if a maduro could handle THIS stout. Just sayin'.

A = Very dark brown and opaque with a thick stubborn mocha head.

S = Stoutishly caramel and coffee with burned oak.

T = Espresso, woody, bourbon with a vein of vanilla.

M = Full body cream; the very nice mouth feel is interrupted with knife of bitterness.

O = I'm OK with this beer as a stout but it is a heavyweight for beginners in stout enjoyment. I am STILL quite jarred by the flavor profile and that was OVER an HOUR AGO! I think the best enjoyment of this beer for me is paired with a dark maduro; a longlasting Churchill.

GoldHorde, May 30, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -15.5%

tommyguz, May 29, 2013
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4/5  rDev -3.4%

JOrtt, May 28, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -9.4%

spark3148857, May 28, 2013
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3/5  rDev -27.5%

mendvicdog, May 28, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

Lorihall1, May 27, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

McHenry, May 27, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

mozim, May 26, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

cwelsh55, May 26, 2013
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4.75/5  rDev +14.7%

Rihup, May 26, 2013
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3/5  rDev -27.5%

tgeorgf, May 26, 2013
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3.08/5  rDev -25.6%

Raul picked up this thang as an extra in a trade - shout out to tha homie for being Mother Theresa-like.

Raul was pumped at first; looks like a nice stout, smells even nicer than my baby mama after a quick spritz... But unlike said baby mama, the taste... Woo doggy! A bit sour, a bit funky, and a bit off. Taste like Raul's baby mama this does not. It just leaves this residual nastiness on the tongue...

Raul does not approve.

*was this infected? So weird.

RaulMondesi, May 25, 2013
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4/5  rDev -3.4%

GarretD, May 25, 2013
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4/5  rDev -3.4%

JandJMD, May 25, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

JamesShoemaker, May 25, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

Ayelikebeer, May 25, 2013
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4.75/5  rDev +14.7%

anticipation23, May 24, 2013
Peruvian Morning from Central Waters Brewing Co.
92 out of 100 based on 1,308 ratings.