Ghost Of Shinobi | Dogfish Head Craft Brewery

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery
Delaware, United States
dogfish.com

Style: American Black Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.80%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by inlimbo77 on 03-11-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
6
Reviews:
1
Avg:
3.9
pDev:
33.08%
 
 
Wants:
1
Gots:
0
For Trade:
0
User Ratings & Reviews
Ratings: 6 |  Reviews: 1
Photo of maynard713
1/5  rDev -74.4%

Photo of twenty5
3.5/5  rDev -10.3%

Photo of THECPJ
3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

Photo of inlimbo77
4/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

16oz pour into DFH IPA glass
3/8/13 at the DFH Brewpub

A: Pours out a really deep dark brown, appearing almost black. Can't see through it from what I can tell. I got a nice three fingers worth of tight bubbled medium tan head on this one. Leaves some nice sticky lacing on the sides of the glass.

S: Really nice piney nose on this guy. Amarillo for sure. You also pull that Simcoe as well. Underneath all the hoppy notes you get the hints of chocolate and slight coffee from the malts. Primarily it's the hops though, which I like from my BIPAs.

T: Up front you get that nice piney hop bitterness on the tip of the tongue. It's certainly dominated by that Amarillo from what I am pulling. As it leads to the middle of the mouth, you do pull in some nice creamy chocolate like flavors. It's not aggressively dark bitter chocolate, instead a nice blend of both light and dark. Hints of dark fruit are there, but not as pronounced as described. Finish is dry like a traditional IPA.

M: Medium bodied. Nice mouth coating of hops.

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Photo of MrBoh
4.25/5  rDev +9%

Photo of dweeuu
5/5  rDev +28.2%

Ghost Of Shinobi from Dogfish Head Craft Brewery
3.9 out of 5 based on 6 ratings.
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