Boy Gene | Revolution Brewing

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4.28/5
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26 Ratings
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Revolution Brewing
Illinois, United States
revbrew.com

Style: American Porter

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
Our robust Eugene Porter aged in Woodford Reserve barrels for six months with boysenberry purée. Really nice, dark fruit flavors come through.

Added by MasterSki on 11-22-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
1
Ratings:
26
pDev:
7.94%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Appears pitch black with razor thin collar. Nose is bourbon forward with nice accents of oak and vanilla. Boysenberry comes through and brings on some jammy notes. This pairs with some dark chocolate. Taste is smooth with slight acidity from the fruit. The bourbon smooths everything out. This beer feels bigger than mean gene, perhaps it's just batch variation. Low carbonation. Definitely tasty!

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Boy Gene from Revolution Brewing
Beer rating: 4.28 out of 5 with 26 ratings