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Goodnight Bodacious - Short's Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

198 Ratings
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Ratings: 198
Reviews: 35
rAvg: 4.15
pDev: 9.16%
Wants: 18
Gots: 15 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Short's Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: smakawhat on 06-15-2012)
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Romulux

Michigan

4/5  rDev -3.6%

02-11-2013 15:53:54 | More by Romulux
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imfrommichigan

Utah

4.5/5  rDev +8.4%

09-13-2013 02:34:25 | More by imfrommichigan
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HardyA

Michigan

4/5  rDev -3.6%

02-22-2014 01:33:14 | More by HardyA
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CB_Crowe

Vermont

4/5  rDev -3.6%

03-26-2013 17:07:14 | More by CB_Crowe
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andrewjraab

Michigan

3.94/5  rDev -5.1%

A. Pitch black with a thin layer of cocoa head.

S. incredible floral hop aroma, some citrus, alcohol, faint anise.

T. Big chewy mouthfeel. Heavy malts blend with piney and citrus hops to create a very solid blend of black ale and an ipa. Bitter and drying finish.

O. Very interesting concoction from shorts that is a must try if you can get your Hands on one.

03-04-2013 02:34:27 | More by andrewjraab
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Sparty55

Michigan

4.5/5  rDev +8.4%

02-26-2014 03:57:53 | More by Sparty55
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mzeld

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -9.6%

02-16-2013 21:32:25 | More by mzeld
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Michigan

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +2.4%

02-19-2013 04:20:34 | More by Michigan
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TypsiYpsi

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +2.4%

03-06-2013 23:16:24 | More by TypsiYpsi
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strohme2

Michigan

5/5  rDev +20.5%

02-07-2013 02:59:08 | More by strohme2
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king75

Michigan

4.5/5  rDev +8.4%

11-05-2013 01:13:32 | More by king75
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MrBuckHigh

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +2.4%

04-14-2014 16:30:57 | More by MrBuckHigh
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TreyIsWilson

Michigan

4.06/5  rDev -2.2%

A - Pours a dee black with a two-finger foamy tan head. Heavy amount of sticky lacing.

S - Light amoun of roasted malts with some earthy hops.

T - Starts off with light citrus, mostly grapefruit. Finish has a nice mix of roasted malts and piney hops. Lingering hop bitterness.

M - Medium bodied with medium carbonation. Smooth and creamy mouthfeel.

O - Good beer and one of the better black IPAs I've had. Nice combination of roated malts and piney hop. Recommended.

04-03-2014 02:32:36 | More by TreyIsWilson
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md655321

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +2.4%

03-10-2014 14:25:48 | More by md655321
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waston

Michigan

4.5/5  rDev +8.4%

08-21-2013 01:57:51 | More by waston
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fishmich

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +2.4%

07-17-2013 21:11:57 | More by fishmich
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lochef81

Michigan

4.13/5  rDev -0.5%

I've long been a doubter of Shorts Brewing but having tried this offering, I'm a step closer to being a believer. This ale pours a deep rich black (almost stout like) with a very slight tan head and substantial lacing. The nose is perplexing. There are substantial hop notes with a good deal of pine and grass along side those of coffee and carmely roasted malts. Unfortunately there is also something slightly off and skunky in nature. The mouthfeel is smooth and clean. Medium bodied with a nice coating feel. It is actually lighter than I would have guessed it to be. The flavors mirror the nose. With a bitter piney hoppiness upfront followed by a deep coffee/chocolaty malty sweetness. This is damn good and one of the best black ipas I've had. Maybe there is hope for Shorts yet.

03-08-2014 05:51:36 | More by lochef81
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rkf1976

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +2.4%

03-07-2014 04:07:54 | More by rkf1976
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zacky_U

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -9.6%

03-10-2014 11:44:11 | More by zacky_U
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twkirkby

Michigan

4.75/5  rDev +14.5%

02-21-2013 22:47:04 | More by twkirkby
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Pat316

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +2.4%

02-20-2014 01:42:50 | More by Pat316
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loganburgh

Michigan

4/5  rDev -3.6%

04-24-2014 15:41:39 | More by loganburgh
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GinsuDave

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +2.4%

06-14-2013 21:31:36 | More by GinsuDave
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SometimesIfart

Michigan

3.78/5  rDev -8.9%

A - Pours an impenetrable black with a finger and a half of mocha head. Left no lacing.

S - Dark roasted malts and coffee, followed by a small amouunt of citrus and pineapple.

T - Moderates between roasted and toasted malts along with mango and pineapple. Throws some banana into the mix as well.

M - Medium bodied with medium carbonation.

O - Overall, It was definitely good, although it was far more like a stout than an IPA. Needs more balance.

02-25-2013 06:42:59 | More by SometimesIfart
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dsigmon

Virginia

4/5  rDev -3.6%

05-17-2014 20:27:35 | More by dsigmon
Goodnight Bodacious from Short's Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 198 ratings.