My Briefcase Says "Time Is Money" | Tired Hands Brewing Company

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Brewed by:
Tired Hands Brewing Company
Pennsylvania, United States | website

Style: American Black Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.70%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by Rifugium on 04-27-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Reviews:
3
Ratings:
31
Avg:
3.74
pDev:
10.16%
 
 
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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

32 oz. growler poured into a Teku snifter.

Appearance - Murky brown. Not much of a head. What it has it retains well.

Smell - Smells like a brown ale. Well hopped. Grapefruit hops. A little bit of roast.

Taste - Grapefruit hops. Nutty. Chocolatey. Even coffee. Much more like a brown ale. Light bitterness. A little bit acrid.

Mouthfeel - Medium bodied. Burnt bitterness. Medium carbonation.

Overall - Well made but not a very impressive black IPA. Just meh.

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look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

First had: on tap at Tired Hands

Dark brown-black pour with a creamy tan head that retained well and left nice lacing on the glass. In the nose, baker's chocolate and mild citrus and pine hops. Taste was very mellow for the style, nice grassy TH house flavor, with a very good melding of dark roasty malts and citrus/pine hops...maybe a little less on the piney side. Crisp and clean mouthfeel, medium body, and pleasantly drinkable. I generally like ABAs/CDAs, but this is one of the few I've had that I actually genuinely wanted more of after my first glass.

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My Briefcase Says "Time Is Money" from Tired Hands Brewing Company
3.74 out of 5 based on 31 ratings.
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