Terror | Snipes Mountain Microbrewery & Restaurant

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Snipes Mountain Microbrewery & Restaurant
Washington, United States | website

Style: American Double / Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.60%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by flagmantho on 02-03-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Reviews:
1
Ratings:
8
Avg:
3.71
pDev:
15.36%
 
 
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Reviews: 1 | Ratings: 8
Reviews by flagmantho:
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3.8/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

I had this beer on-tap at WABL Belgianfest 2013 in a snifter taster glass.

Appearance: completely, entirely black with no light let through. Head is dark in hue but minimal, excusable in this environment. Love the complete and utter blackness, though.

Smell: very roasty aroma which has a little bit of chocolate and not a whole lot of coffee. There's a little bit of acidic tartness as well, but in general the aroma is quite smooth indeed. I like it.

Taste: quite tart and acidic, not as smooth and chocolatey as the aroma might suggest. This beer is decent, but not as good as I wanted it to be. After a few sips, the astringency is starting to annoy me.

Mouthfeel: I think this beer is a bit over-attenuated. Body is very light for the style and is not particularly creamy; it's a bit watery for my taste.

Overall: the over-attenuation and astringency just do not work for this beer. The look and aroma really set me up for something special, but it kind of fell apart after that.

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Terror from Snipes Mountain Microbrewery & Restaurant
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