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Pitch Black IPA - Widmer Brothers Brewing Company

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Pitch Black IPAPitch Black IPA

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BA SCORE
86
very good

747 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 747
Reviews: 313
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 12.63%
Wants: 26
Gots: 29 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Widmer Brothers Brewing Company visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Originally brewed as a 2010 one-time release called W'10, now a seasonal called simply 'Pitch Black IPA'

availability: January - April
bitterness: 65 IBU
alcohol by volume: 6.5%
original gravity: 16° PLATO

Malts:
Two Row Pale, Caramel 10 L, Special Roast, Carafa Special II

Hops:
Bittering: Alchemy
Aroma: Alchemy, Cascades
Dry Hop: Cascade T-45

(Beer added by: JohnGalt1 on 11-21-2009)
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Poured from bottle into an older Leffe tulip. Beer was very dark brown, nearly black, with a two-finger, creamy brown head. Moderate carbonation and lots of lacing around the glass.

Aroma was citrus hops and light malt.

Taste was moderately bitter hops, chocolate notes and roasted grains.

Quite nice. Easy drinking and well balanced. I'd get this one again.

Serving type: bottle

03-11-2010 01:18:28 | More by drumrboy22
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Pitch Black IPA from Widmer Brothers Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 747 ratings.