Henna: Double Rainbow
More Brewing Co.

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More Brewing Co.
Illinois, United States
American Imperial Stout
Ranked #94
Ranked #343
4.52 | pDev: 13.5%
Aug 27, 2022
Aug 26, 2017
Henna: Double RainbowHenna: Double Rainbow
Notes: Strawberry, Vanilla & Chocolate Imperial Stout
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Rated: 4.3 by EdFed from Illinois

Aug 27, 2022
Rated: 4.5 by XmnwildX12 from Minnesota

Oct 09, 2021
Rated: 4.66 by beermanben from Wisconsin

Oct 05, 2021
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Reviewed by REVZEB from Illinois

3.88/5  rDev -14.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4
Black body with brown edging and head. The nose is atrocious! At first you get the neapolitan aromas, especially chocolate, but when having had a sip recently it reeks of rubber with a touch of roast malt. It is so potent too, have to hold my breath when going in for sips. Which is too bad because it tastes amazing: sweet strawberry with constructive vanilla and milk chocolate with roasted depth. Really well done with balance of sweet dessert atop the malt body. Obviously sweet feeling, but with frothy smoothness and maltwork it works, hides booze perfectly. It just smells so bad!
Mar 19, 2021
Rated: 4.35 by mando31 from Illinois

Jan 16, 2021
Rated: 5 by Jangoon24 from Illinois

Jan 10, 2020
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Reviewed by miniditka77 from Illinois

4.55/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.5
On draft at More. Black with a tiny bit of head. Smells incredible, exactly like neapolitan ice cream. Strawberry and vanilla really come through in the smell, a little bit of chocolate too. The taste is really well balanced, with strawberry flavor up front, but no tartness that often comes with strawberries. Pretty good bitterness too, from the chocolate and from the roasty flavors of the base stout, that comes through in the middle. Vanilla comes through at the end. Really, really harsh alcohol burn though. Almost hard to believe it's not BA. I don't think I've ever gotten this kind of burn from a non-BA stout before. Overall, really good.
Jul 17, 2019
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Rated by Ready4aHeady from New York

4.88/5  rDev +8%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75
Thick, delicious strawberry on vanilla wafer cookies--sweet but not at all cloyingly so...fantastic!
Nov 17, 2018
Rated: 4.77 by Jonnydrinker from Illinois

Jul 16, 2018
Rated: 4.5 by imperialking from Illinois

May 14, 2018
Rated: 4.49 by PrestigeWorldwide from Michigan

Apr 29, 2018
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Reviewed by 4DAloveofSTOUT from Illinois

4.55/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5
You smell and taste all of the flavors of Neapolitan ice cream. They are all on point. The strawberries especially. I never thought that strawberries could taste is awesome in a stout. Low carbonation that is adequate. Thicker bodied stout, but not quite motor oil. Not a hint of booze. This is a fantastic stout!
Apr 14, 2018
Rated: 4.54 by Eddiehop from Texas

Apr 08, 2018
Rated: 4.5 by oline73 from Maryland

Mar 11, 2018
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Reviewed by Raziel313 from California

3.6/5  rDev -20.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3
The chocolate over powers all the other flavors and leaves your palate yearning for some balance. Half way through my pour the dark chocolate made it undrinkable and had to drain pour it. Aside from that the beer had exceptionally nice characteristics. Mouth feel was nice and viscous, smell had me thinking I was about to eat a Neapolitan ice cream sandwich
Feb 23, 2018
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Reviewed by gcamparone from Rhode Island

4.59/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5
Poured from 22oz bottle into a snifter.

Pours a deep black oily body with a small head. Little lacing.

Aromas are heavy and potent - chocolate covered strawberries dominate here. Taste is milk chocolate, strawberry, cocoa, sweet. Not as much strawberry in the tongue as the nose but still very present. Mouthfeel is on point, silky smooth with low carb.

They hit this one on the nose. Just as advertised.
Jan 23, 2018
Rated: 4.88 by kreg02 from Illinois

Jan 08, 2018
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Reviewed by Egotist from Illinois

5/5  rDev +10.6%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5
L: Jet black with a quickly fading head.
S: Creamy strawberry ice cream with vanilla and chocolate.
T: Same as smell. Strawberry dominates this beer.
F: Thick and chewy.
O: Fantastic beer.

We opened up a bottle on NYE and it's holding up remarkably well. Whenever you age beers adjuncted this heavily it's always a concern but the strawberry was still front row center.
Jan 04, 2018
Rated: 4.61 by cd34 from Illinois

Dec 18, 2017
Rated: 4.35 by Kevinpitts from Illinois

Dec 16, 2017
Rated: 4.61 by carmike813 from Illinois

Dec 11, 2017
Rated: 4.81 by moysauce from Illinois

Nov 27, 2017
Rated: 4.25 by IrishColonial from Texas

Nov 21, 2017
Rated: 4.64 by Muss42 from Michigan

Nov 11, 2017
Rated by ECOBOOSTINST from Iowa

4.71/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75
This beer is exceptional!!...All the flavors play well together glad I was luck enough to get to try.
Nov 07, 2017
Rated: 4.4 by PSU_Mike from Pennsylvania

Nov 04, 2017
Rated: 4.79 by TboneRN from Minnesota

Oct 29, 2017
Rated: 4.55 by vicjr85 from Illinois

Oct 27, 2017
Rated: 4.74 by lupercmda from North Carolina

Oct 22, 2017
Rated: 4.5 by kylehay2004 from Illinois

Oct 21, 2017
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Reviewed by BRami127 from Illinois

4.83/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75
Almost worthy of being on level with Prop 14 (which I consider the Best Beer I’ve ever had...as of this posting). Imagine if it was Barrel Aged? Surprised that it isn’t.
Oct 21, 2017
Rated: 4.75 by Vidblain from Minnesota

Oct 21, 2017
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Reviewed by Stevedore from Oregon

4.49/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5
650ml bottle, Batch 1. Served in a snifter glass.

Pours a dark black body, opaque with a one finger tan brown head, good retention and medium collar. Not much lacing. Smell is rich strawberry and vanilla; literally smells like a Neapolitan shake. Creamy chocolate, cocoa and vanilla. Flavour is moderately sweet strawberry and marshmallowy vanilla, pretty much an ice cream scoop. Plenty of milk chocolate and fudge backing it up. Mouthfeel is medium-fuller bodied, creamy, like drinking a viscous and creamy milkshake. A very pleasantly surprising pastry stout, pretty much Neapolitan ice cream in a glass. This reminded me a lot of Rare Scooop, of course without the barrel aging. Good execution with a lot of strawberry and vanilla flavour.
Oct 21, 2017
Rated: 4.75 by JBreits83 from Illinois

Oct 11, 2017
Rated: 4.13 by fthegiants from California

Sep 28, 2017
Rated: 4.46 by Mike from New Hampshire

Sep 26, 2017
Rated: 4.6 by Mikeypnh from New Hampshire

Sep 26, 2017
Rated: 4.76 by kidzord from Illinois

Sep 11, 2017
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Rated by badmotorgrunge from Illinois

5/5  rDev +10.6%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5
Another masterpiece!
Sep 08, 2017
Rated: 4.5 by t2grogan from Arizona

Sep 04, 2017
Henna: Double Rainbow from More Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 98 out of 100 with 60 ratings