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Choklat (Blackwater Series) | Southern Tier Brewing Company

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Choklat (Blackwater Series)Choklat (Blackwater Series)
BA SCORE
4.26/5
Outstanding
5,286 Ratings
Choklat (Blackwater Series)Choklat (Blackwater Series)
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Southern Tier Brewing Company
New York, United States
southerntierbrewing.com

Style: American Double / Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerBeing on 12-14-2007

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#711
Reviews:
1,598
Ratings:
5,286
pDev:
10.8%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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500
Gots:
1,126
Trade:
39
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look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Choklat pours out nearly black with a small tan head. Alcohol legs run along the glass with larger bubbles forming on the outskirts of the head.

Smell is chocolate, a bit of chocolate, then some chocolate. Honestly though, deep cocoa aromas run wild in the aroma but they remain one dimensional. A sweetness prevails at first, then deeper dark, malty aromas fold in.

Taste is a bit more balanced with some roasted bitterness to compliment dark chocolate flavor.

The mix of sweet flavors and medium body make this beer dangerously drinkable.

Overall, a good Imperial Stout but not one I would try again. Good for dessert.

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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A - Black opaque, dark tan head. Some lacing.

S - Chocolate and roast, and a definite smack of alcohol.

T - As with the nose, lush and full, crossing into the close with a nice snap of bitterness. Brownie batter and dark chocolate.

M - Mild carbonation and enough drying and booze warmth to keep the weight from taxing the palate.

O - Over the years, it is this beer that best epitomizes the promise of Southern Tier. Delicious.

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Choklat (Blackwater Series) from Southern Tier Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.26 out of 5 with 5,286 ratings
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