Undead Party Crasher | Clown Shoes

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4.15/5
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Clown Shoes
Massachusetts, United States
clownshoesbeer.com

Style: American Double / Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Formerly: Vampire Slayer

Added by Gushue3 on 12-31-2011

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#1,538
Reviews:
396
Ratings:
2,154
pDev:
8.67%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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Photo of Maddcheff
4.63/5  rDev +11.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of GracelandII
4.29/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of bb-magic
3.96/5  rDev -4.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of acashk
3.73/5  rDev -10.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Photo of sjrider
3.66/5  rDev -11.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Pours black with little to no head, faint lacing and appears mostly flat. Bottled 9/28/17. Nose is roasty malt,bitter chocolate and coffee with a faint sourishness. Taste pretty much follows the nose with a thinner than I prefer mouthfeel. A middle of the pack IS, wouldn't turn it down but wouldn't seek it out

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Photo of Sammy
3.89/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Burghman
3.91/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of The-Adjunct-Hippie
3.59/5  rDev -13.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Aged 2 years in the dark.

Coffee brown to black, with a beige-brown head that sticks around. Nice display.

There was no spill-over when i uncapped it, so im surprised to get the cherry notes that i do. Light sour cherry notes underneath some light acidic coffee and roast malts. As it warms it develops hot chocolate and fudge notes.

Taste is of burnt cardboard, oak, molasses, burnt toast, leather - quite a bit of it, edamame, rolled tobacco, light chocolate cake, and a finish of dark coffee.

Feel is slick, with mild carbonation and a mildly roasty finish.

Overall, it's something I'd like to try fresh some day, but I'm not incredibly impressed with this beer anyways.

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Photo of A_Rad
4/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Harrison8
4.27/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Pours black with a finger of caramel-colored head. Head retention is fair, with no lacing left behind. Aroma is roasty, and toasty malts with medium-roast, milk chocolate, lactose, and caramel showing up behind. Lovely dark and hearty aroma. Flavor profile is smooth milk chocolate that swells to roasted and toasted malts. Medium-roast coffee finishes this beer well, just giving it a slightly bitter sting on the finish. Mouth feel is medium-thin, with a slightly water edge at the start. It firms up, forming a bolder, thicker feel as the beer warms. Overall, a great stand-by stout featuring coffee and chocolate. It strikes a nice balance between the thin, crushable stouts and the hearty, 5-course meal stouts.

Served in a 12oz snifter from a 22oz bottle.

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Photo of Ltdsaint
4.38/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

An ephemeral head and lacing of the same nature. The body is dark with absolutely not light breaking through its contents. Smells of dark aged malt, a slight coffee booze with a dry woodiness. The taste is of the same nature with all traits excepts a slight cocoa flavor before a powerful dry polish which lasts for a long duration. Not for the sweet stout lovers by any means.

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Photo of MDDMD
4.06/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of stanale
4.46/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Notasoxfan
3.36/5  rDev -19%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Dutchcraftbeergeek
4.75/5  rDev +14.5%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Shawnspl
4/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of BEER88
4.14/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of liquorpig
4.17/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of robotiks
4.15/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Photo of 5EKF
4.09/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of cmbeddoe7997
4.25/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of leitmotif
3.77/5  rDev -9.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Ciocanelu
4.1/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Black color with mocha head. Aroma has roasted malt, molasses, milk chocolate and some liquorice. Taste is rich and roasty with chocolate malt and some savory notes. Medium plus body with soft carbonation. A legit american style imperial stout.

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Photo of mrcraft
4.25/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of bbtkd
4.23/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Clown Shoes Undead Party Crasher, 10% ABV, 80 IBU. Pours thick and black with a middle finger of tan head which left decent lacing. Nose is roast malt, coffee, and chocolate. Taste follows, with perhaps a drop of licorice/anise, and a moderate bitter close. As it warms, the chocolate/cocoa really comes out. Excellent mouthfeel, overall outstanding.

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Undead Party Crasher from Clown Shoes
Beer rating: 4.15 out of 5 with 2,154 ratings
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