The Sixth Glass Quadrupel Ale | Boulevard Brewing Co.

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The Sixth Glass Quadrupel AleThe Sixth Glass Quadrupel Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Boulevard Brewing Co.
Missouri, United States
boulevard.com

Style: Quadrupel (Quad)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
”Do you know what dwells in a glass?” asks Ole, in Hans Christian Andersen's The Watchman of the Tower. Better known for stories such as The Little Mermaid, Andersen wrote this short, cautionary tale for a somewhat older audience. Our quadrupel ale, also meant for the mature connoisseur, is a deep and mysterious libation, dark auburn and full-bodied, its sweetness deceptive. As Ole describes the glasses in turn, their contents become more ominous until, in the sixth glass...

22 IBU

Added by Bitterbill on 11-15-2007

BEER STATS
Ratings:
2,886
Reviews:
826
Avg:
4.09
pDev:
11.25%
 
 
Wants:
231
Gots:
770
For Trade:
6
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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

poured out of the wine style bottle into a pint mug.

poured a bronzed reddish almost apple cider like color with a creamy three finger head.

smelled sweet and candylike,almost butterscotch,with a slight herby hoppiness.the high alcohol is completely masked.

tasted just like it smelled.warm ,sweet, and slightly spicey at first with slight bitter and alcohol punch at the end.

mouthfeel is medium bodied and super smooth.not too carbonated.slightly sticky. damn near perfection

if i could afford it i'd put away about four fifths of this magic elixer in a in a row.

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The Sixth Glass Quadrupel Ale from Boulevard Brewing Co.
4.09 out of 5 based on 2,886 ratings.
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