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Back In Black - 21st Amendment Brewery

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BA SCORE
83
good

1,825 Ratings
THE BROS
72
okay

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Ratings: 1,825
Reviews: 645
rAvg: 3.69
pDev: 13.55%
Wants: 40
Gots: 122 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
21st Amendment Brewery visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  6.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
ABV varies around 7%.
65 IBU

(Beer added by: tpd975 on 11-23-2008)
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NJBeer265

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

08-04-2014 20:48:17 | More by NJBeer265
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zestar

California

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

08-04-2014 19:40:05 | More by zestar
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Barhoppin13

Florida

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

08-04-2014 00:37:14 | More by Barhoppin13
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HopUpTriad

North Carolina

4.75/5  rDev +28.7%

08-03-2014 21:53:54 | More by HopUpTriad
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ripps1

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +8.4%

08-03-2014 21:53:37 | More by ripps1
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TheBeerSipper

Massachusetts

4.43/5  rDev +20.1%

The days of frowning at canned beers are over my friends. This one proves that true with its fresh unique aroma and taste.

Appearance - Pours nicely leaving a thick, tan, foamy head. Being a black IPA, it doesn't have the usual look. This brew resembles that of a porter.

Smell - Flavorful smell of refreshing hops rush from the glass, inviting you to sip.

Taste - The best part. This beer mixes the taste of a great IPA and a dark toasted porter. This beer is best to sip slowly and savor, though its wonderful flavor make that a tough task.

I encourage all beer lovers to sample this delicious beer

Until Next Time

The Beer Sipper

08-03-2014 19:32:24 | More by TheBeerSipper
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therealsikes

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

08-03-2014 15:02:07 | More by therealsikes
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LastMalkieri

North Carolina

4/5  rDev +8.4%

08-02-2014 22:44:43 | More by LastMalkieri
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paulcdc

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev +15.2%

08-01-2014 22:36:36 | More by paulcdc
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Doomcifer

Rhode Island

3/5  rDev -18.7%

08-01-2014 14:58:26 | More by Doomcifer
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DeltaFour

Florida

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

08-01-2014 06:25:57 | More by DeltaFour
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JohnGray

New York

4/5  rDev +8.4%

07-31-2014 23:46:14 | More by JohnGray
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Robyn

South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

07-31-2014 04:05:05 | More by Robyn
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Andrewcc57

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

07-31-2014 02:15:49 | More by Andrewcc57
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KathrynD

New Jersey

3/5  rDev -18.7%

07-30-2014 22:49:00 | More by KathrynD
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Mantooth

North Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

07-30-2014 19:59:36 | More by Mantooth
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NorCalAussie

California

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

07-30-2014 19:55:57 | More by NorCalAussie
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Arch578

Ohio

4/5  rDev +8.4%

07-30-2014 10:10:07 | More by Arch578
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TheBeerdedCharmer

New York

4.25/5  rDev +15.2%

07-30-2014 05:01:39 | More by TheBeerdedCharmer
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AllanPatchin1016

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

07-30-2014 03:35:52 | More by AllanPatchin1016
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rev3rb

Virginia

4/5  rDev +8.4%

07-29-2014 23:54:11 | More by rev3rb
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Ponch0

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +8.4%

07-29-2014 17:50:34 | More by Ponch0
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thartong

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

07-29-2014 17:29:43 | More by thartong
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Kinger2425


3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

07-28-2014 07:14:19 | More by Kinger2425
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Immortale25

North Carolina

4.24/5  rDev +14.9%

Had at Bar of Soap Asheville. Served in a pint glass

A- Pours a mostly opaque dark brown color with a 1/2 inch light tan head that retains well before diminishing to a...whoops.

S- Semi-pungent piney hops break out of the glass against a mildly roasty backdrop.

T- Quite bitter with the dark roast accentuating the bitterness and leaving a chocolate aftertaste. Alcohol is certainly present but works well within the construct of the overall flavor profile. Bitterness lingers after a few sips.

M- Oily, thick and somewhat sharp. Medium carbonation and a fullish body.

O- This is probably one of my favorite 21st Amendment beers. A no-nonsense black IPA that brings the hops and roast right into the forefront but, even on a hot day, it goes down nicely.

07-28-2014 00:07:18 | More by Immortale25
Back In Black from 21st Amendment Brewery
83 out of 100 based on 1,825 ratings.