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Blue Bellied Black

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Beer #3521 is a red ale brewed by Bacchus Brewing in Queensland, Australia. A dangerously drinkable imperial red (blue?) ale, pouring a very deep purple, almost black, it has a whopping 11.7% ABV that is barely discernible. The mouthfeel is…

Pistachio Cookie Dough Ice Cream

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Beer #3505 is an imperial stout brewed by Amundsen in Oslo, Norway. Making last night’s Cookies & Cream pale in comparison, this is a terrific imperial dessert stout, sweet and creamy of course, pistachio ice cream upfront, with the 10.5%…

Slay Ride

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Beer #3362 is an imperial stout brewed by Garage Project in Wellington, New Zealand. Twas the season to be jolly but ’tisn’t anymore but t’was no way t’was waiting ’til Christmas to crack it open (I bought it last week).…

S’mores

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Beer #3282 is an indian pale ale brewed by Decadent Ales in Massachusetts, America. A beautiful milkshake double IPA, silky smooth and creamy, decadent in fact … vanilla, a dusting of chocolate (unusual in an IPA, maybe unique?), spicy cinnamon,…

Hurricane Hazy

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Beer #3223 is an ipa brewed by Bacchus Brewing in Queensland, Australia. A wonderfully smooth, creamy and sweet hazy IPA, tart raspberry balanced beautifully with mango and coconut, with vanilla smoothing it all out. The 7.8% ABV is extremely well…

Opium Cake Imperial Stout

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Beer #3218 is an imperial stout brewed by 8 Wired in Blenheim, New Zealand. Wow! A thick, bitter imperial stout, brewed with poppy seeds, orange, lactose, vanilla and raisins, this is one of the best stouts I’ve had, there’s a…

Squid Supremacy

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Beer #3140 is a new england ipa brewed by Mornington Peninsula Brewery in Mornington, Victoria, Australia. A superior NEIPA, thick and almost pulpy in the mouth, supremely juicy and remarkably fresh tasting, very sweet (but not artificial or sickeningly sweet…

Coffee & Blueberry Milkshake IPA

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Beer #3035 is an ipa brewed by 3 Ravens in Victoria, Australia. My first from this brewery too and another excellent but very unusual IPA. It has a smooth, thick and creamy mouthfeel, and while sweet it boasts a typically…

Mango Thickshake

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Beer #3003 is an ipa brewed by Bacchus Brewing in Queensland, Australia. Mango. M-A-N-G-O. The D is missing. (me thinks I got myself a bottle with a misprinted label). A wonderful NEIPA, fruity-as, you can smell the mango the moment…

Imperial Stay Puft Marshmallow Porter

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Beer #2992 is a chocolate porter brewed by Tiny Rebel in Newport, Wales, U.K.. An excellent dessert-like imperial stout-like porter, rich and creamy, very sweet, with flavours of dark chocolate, roasted marshmallows, dark fruit and vanilla with a lovely bitterness…