Péché Mortel | Brasserie Dieu du Ciel!

BA SCORE
97
world-class
5,128 Ratings
Péché MortelPéché Mortel
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Brasserie Dieu du Ciel!
Quebec, Canada
dieuduciel.com

Style: American Double / Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.50%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Péché Mortel (French for "Mortal Sin") is an intensely black and dense beer with very pronounced roasted flavours. Fair trade coffee is infused during the brewing process, intensifying the bitterness of the beer and giving it a powerful coffee taste. Péché mortel is brewed to be savored; we invite you to drink it in moderation.

This stout style, high in alcohol and bitterness in order to favour preservation, was historically brewed to support the long and arduous voyage necessary to export the beer from England to Russia. The word Imperial comes from the fact that the beer was specially brewed for the Russian tsar’s court.

Added by Popsinc on 06-09-2003

BEER STATS
Ratings:
5,128
Reviews:
1,843
Avg:
4.4
pDev:
8.41%
 
 
Wants:
652
Gots:
919
For Trade:
71
User Ratings & Reviews
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look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.59/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

A thick black pour into my tulip glass, minimal head and a bit of sloppy lacing left behind. The smell is coffee up front with hints of cocoa and vanilla.
The flavor is a dark roasted coffee, sweet milk chocolate makes it tastes like a latte.. Hints of vanilla and oak are present but that dark roasted malt bill is unbelievably tasty. Medium to full body with low to medium carbonation.
This is a fantastic beer and I'll be pick up some more when I see some! Been wanting to try it for a while and finally found it in NYC - glad It was as good (actually better) as I expected.

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Péché Mortel from Brasserie Dieu du Ciel!
4.4 out of 5 based on 5,128 ratings.
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