Figure 8 | Bluejacket / Arsenal Restaurant

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Bluejacket / Arsenal Restaurant
District of Columbia, United States
bluejacketdc.com

Style: Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.00%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
Inspired by NRG Pastry Chef Tiffany MacIsaac’s Wonderful Figgy Toffee Pudding Dessert. Full-Bodied, Decadent Malt-Driven Strong Ale Brewed with 30 lbs. of Virginia-Grown Figs, as well as Brown Sugar, Cinnamon & Nutmeg.

Added by nmann08 on 10-30-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Ratings:
26
Avg:
4.47
pDev:
16.55%
 
 
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look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

This was a good one. Malty sweet, thick, with a prominent raisiny/vanilla bourbon nose and a bit of heat on the palate. Sweet, yet balanced, with a nice lingering finish. I could have spent some more time with this one.

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4.47 out of 5 based on 26 ratings.
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