MegaMint
Heathen Brewing

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Style:
American Imperial Stout
ABV:
8%
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Avg:
4.17 | pDev: 7.19%
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Notes: Big & Bold with a touch of Mint. This Imperial Chocolate Milk Stout is kicked up a notch by using fresh picked mint in the brewing process. The milk sugar leaves a pleasant residual sweetness that is balanced with the chocolate & biscuit notes of the specialty malt that are seductively balanced with aroma of the cacao nibs and fresh mint. Look out Keebler we got a thin mint beer!
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4.09/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Excellent imperial stout - though ABV and feel reminded me more of a regular stout - with a good hit of mint. No date printed on bottle. Pours a deep dark rich brown, almost black color with some off-white head and spotty lingering lacing. Smells of rich chocolate fudge, mint, caramel, vanilla, lighter medium roast coffee and nuts. Taste follows the nose, with a great-tasting mint - not artificial or overly sweet. Reminded me a little of a mint-infused mocha coffee (rather than toothpaste or an after-dinner mint or York candy). Fairly rich but a little thin on the mouthfeel, decent carbonation, one could easily be fooled into thinking this was actually a regular stout (instead of an imperial one). Very tasty, nonetheless. Good with savory dinner as well as sweet dessert.

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4.67/5  rDev +12%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Deep black, with red tint when looking through the edge. It had a very thin head, split the bomber with my eldest daughter and we drank it out of snifters. Sort of smells like a Thin mint.
It is a nice imperial stout with a lite chocolate nite with a touch of fig, and a subtle mint finish. It is not overly sweet. All in all a nice Imperial Milk Stout that I would buy again. Even my wife thought it was “not bad” , she likes Mexican beer and the Oatmeal Stout from Buoy Brewing, and that is about it. I’m going to have to find their tap room in Vancouver!

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MegaMint from Heathen Brewing
Beer rating: 4.17 out of 5 with 9 ratings