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The Unkindness | Barley Mow Brewing Company

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3.76/5
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54 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Barley Mow Brewing Company
Florida, United States
barleymowbrewingco.com

Style: American Black Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.40%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
This assertively hopped medium-bodied American black ale exudes a combination of woodsy and grapefruit hop notes, blended together with a complex dark malt character and subtle hints of chocolate and coffee.

This beer isn't for the weak of palate or heart.

Added by RblWthACoz on 10-20-2013

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#22,977
Reviews:
6
Ratings:
54
pDev:
14.1%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
0
Gots:
8
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Ratings: 54 |  Reviews: 6
Photo of wjbent
3.75/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of jcb7472
3.75/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of JayQue
3.77/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Pretty good Black Ale. Pours a dense black color into a pint glass from a 12 oz can. Some red light shines through. Big light tan head with good retention and wide bands of filmy tan lacing - a good looking beer. Aroma is mostly roasted malt with some coffee and chocolate. There is a little piney hops in the nose as well. Flavor is similar to aroma except the hops are more pronounced in the finish. Mouthfeel is crisp and rich. Rich malt and piney hops nicely blended together.....makes for a good Black Ale.

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Photo of Satorn
3.14/5  rDev -16.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Griphon
3.94/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of 6thstreetbrewpub
3.79/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of cyrushire
3.98/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of ygtbsm94
3.91/5  rDev +4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of BKotch
4.19/5  rDev +11.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Cask. Barrel Aged. 'Nuff said. And I'm not even a fan of black ales!

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Photo of wilfonzo
4.5/5  rDev +19.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Abe_Froman
3.71/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Midlifejacoby
3.21/5  rDev -14.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.75

This beer is a definite black IPA. The flavor and smell is that of a IPA but its very good. It is lighter tasting than expected

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Photo of CalebM
3.88/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of pwpratt
3.55/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Piglet_rulz_da_yard
3.84/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of TX-Badger
3.5/5  rDev -6.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours a light brownish color with dark ivory colored head. Pine, roast, and some light coffee tones on the nose; follows onto the palate. Medium bodied. Finishes with piney roast.

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4/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of tjmiller718
3.97/5  rDev +5.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of StevenMilligan
3.89/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of mkmarth
3.61/5  rDev -4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of jhartley
4.13/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

This was the bartenders choice for my tasting paddle at Mad Beach Brewing; a guest tap.
Dark brown body with a khaki-tan head; nice amount of lacing left in the glass.
Sweet smelling roast with hops!
Taste is delicious, really well balanced; chocolate and hops!
Medium mouth feel.
Was really surprised by this one; I don't usually enjoy Black IPA's because sometimes the roasted malts and hops don't play off of each other well, but this has a chocolate sweetness that matches well with the hop bitterness.

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Photo of Jason_cs
3.6/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of TheDogHouse
3.62/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of bostonryan
3.5/5  rDev -6.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of liamt07
3.41/5  rDev -9.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

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The Unkindness from Barley Mow Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.76 out of 5 with 54 ratings
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