Naparbier Back In Black | Naparbier Sdad. Coop.

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Naparbier Sdad. Coop.
Spain
naparbier.com

Style: American Black Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by GONZALOYANNA on 03-25-2012

BEER STATS
Reviews:
8
Ratings:
23
Avg:
4.05
pDev:
5.68%
 
 
Wants:
0
Gots:
3
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Reviews: 8 | Ratings: 23
Photo of EmperorBevis
4.32/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Bottled and possibly bottle conditioned due to build up of fizz
Pours a jet black body with decent enough tan head
Gorgeous aroma of a amonia style liquorice flavourings
Similar taste to
I really really like

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Photo of DJ-Hophead
4.16/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Bottle from La Cathedral, Bilbao - Pours jet black with a huge white foamy head. High carbonation from bottle, have a glass ready. Aroma - citrus - grapefruit, resin notes. Taste - citrus - grapefruit, resin notes, roasted malts, light bitter finish. Stands up well black IPA if a little feisty on opening.

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Photo of Bruno74200
4.1/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A great black IPA. Chestnuts, citrus, grass. Big bitterness but good balance.It gets better as it warms up and it grows on you. My first beer from this brewery and it's top notch

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

Black color with coffee brown head. Aroma has dank hops and roasted malts. Taste starts slightly sweet with caramel and dark malts and gets bitter and hoppy on the finish and lingers in the aftertaste with coffee flavor. Smooth body with good carbonation. A really good example of a black IPA.

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Photo of janubio
4.02/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Black colour, with a beige head that holds for a while, some lace. Smell of roasted malts, coffee, dark and tropical fruits, hops, pine, licorice. It feels dense in the palate, rough, sticky. Full body. Taste of chocolate, coffee, roasted malts, dark fruits, blck pepper. Another great one from Naparbier.

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Photo of josanguapo
4.06/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

From XXXII, in summer sale at 2.5€. Drank in a Duvel glass. After dinner. This oximoron is a really nice offering from Naparbier. Nice aroma and taste. Like nearly everything for Naparbier

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

On tap. Dark appearance with a pretty nice beige head. Fruity hops in the nose, with a hint of liquorice. Taste of roasted malts, coffee and citrusy hops. Medium body with a bitter dry mouthfeel which makes for an excellent drinkability. Alcohol hardly noticeable.

Back in Black doesn´t show any overnotes and is incredibly well balanced, with no flaws either. An excellent session beer given its ABV. Well done Navarre!

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Photo of GONZALOYANNA
3.68/5  rDev -9.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Officialy presented at BBF -Barcelona Beer Festival-. On-tap-Pint glass.Enjoyed on mar´12.Very dark brown color.Tan creamy lasting crown.Copious rings.Slightly piney,subtle roasted malt aromas.Intense resiny upfront.Toasted malt & fruit flavors. Quite buttery -could be chewed- mouthfeel.Sharp hoppy flavor in the middle.Medium body & soft carbonation.Resiny & oily hoppy bitterness on the aftertaste.Refreshing.Easy drinkability, ABV is well masked.Malts & hops perform a nice well balanced dancing both in flavors & aromas.

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Naparbier Back In Black from Naparbier Sdad. Coop.
4.05 out of 5 based on 23 ratings.
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