The Event Horizon | Olde Hickory Brewery

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Olde Hickory Brewery
North Carolina, United States
oldehickorybrewery.com

Style: American Double / Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.50%

Availability: Fall

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Added by Habmike on 12-08-2010

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#339
Reviews:
308
Ratings:
1,790
pDev:
8.49%
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4.2
 
 
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A- Pours a dense very dark brown/ black with hints of brown around the edges. A small beige colored head recedes to just a ring around the edge of the glass. Nice lacing as I swirl.

S- Liquid chocolate, natural raw honey (even has that weird stink to it), marshmallow, and caramel focused bourbon. Bold. Great aroma.

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The Event Horizon from Olde Hickory Brewery
Beer rating: 4.36 out of 5 with 1,790 ratings
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