Chocolate Rain | The Bruery

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
The Bruery
California, United States
thebruery.com

Style: American Double / Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 18.50%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Black Tuesday with Vanilla Bean & Cocoa Nibs.

2011: 18.5% ABV
2012: 19.5% ABV
2013: 18.0% ABV
2014: 18.5% ABV
2015: 18.4% ABV
2016: 19.7% ABV
2017: 19.6% ABV

Added by mikedashg on 10-28-2009

BEER STATS
Ratings:
2,684
Reviews:
340
Avg:
4.43
pDev:
10.16%
 
 
Wants:
2,590
Gots:
1,001
For Trade:
130
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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

LOVE THIS BEER! It has a very dark brown/black pour with a brown head. Aromas are very rich including hints of vanilla and chocolate. This beer is highly carbonated with a thick texture. The taste follows the aromas with a sugary and caramel aftertaste!

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Chocolate Rain from The Bruery
4.43 out of 5 based on 2,684 ratings.
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