Absence Of Light | Idle Hands Craft Ales

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Idle Hands Craft Ales
Massachusetts, United States
idlehandscraftales.com

Style: Belgian Strong Dark Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.40%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Belgian Stout

Added by Jason on 09-04-2012

BEER STATS
Ratings:
40
Reviews:
2
Avg:
3.46
pDev:
12.72%
 
 
Wants:
2
Gots:
7
For Trade:
1
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Bottle from Downtown Wine and Spirits.
Pours a solid black with a small but long lasting foamy tan head. Smells of chocolate, caramel, and spice with hints of roast, clove and pepper. The flavor comes through with chocolate caramel and light pitted fruits. Lots of bread and yeasty phenols as well as a hint of ethanol. Medium body with a spirited level of carbonation and a bubbly slick mouthfeel. True to style and more carbonation than I enjoy this beer is pretty good but I would have liked a bit more caramelized sugars and dark fruit flavors.

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Absence Of Light from Idle Hands Craft Ales
3.46 out of 5 based on 40 ratings.
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