Firewheel Midnight Ninja | FireWheel Brewing Company

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Brewed by:
FireWheel Brewing Company
Texas, United States | website

Style: American Black Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.00%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by Mora2000 on 11-06-2012

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Reviews:
1
Ratings:
17
Avg:
3.66
pDev:
71.31%
 
 
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Reviews: 1 | Ratings: 17
Photo of Mora2000
3.58/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Not really sure how to classify this one. On one hand the brewer calls it a black ale, thereby disqualifying it from being a schwarzbier. However, it is also has almost no hop presence, so Black IPA doesn't fit. Since it is brown in color and has a taste profile similar to a brown ale, that is what I entered it as.

On tap at Jack Mac's. The beer pours a brown color with an off-white head. The aroma has some toffee and a light amount of roasted malt. The flavor has some toasted character, as well as some cocoa and a light amount of grass. I also get a little bubblegum character but I am not sure where that comes from. Medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

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Firewheel Midnight Ninja from FireWheel Brewing Company
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