Tag Archive for Alcohol of 8.50%

Brut Force

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Beer #2783 is a brut ipa brewed by Bacchus Brewing in Queensland, Australia. The final Bacchus beer from the last batch I ordered. It’s a double IPA with an ABV of 8.5% which is hidden rather well except for the…

Neopolitan Dynamite

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Beer #2692 is an imperial stout brewed by Stone Brewing Co in Escondido, California, America. A thick imperial stout that hides the 8.5% ABV extremely well with dark chocolate, creamy vanilla, fruity strawberries and coffee. It all strangely comes together…

Future Factory IIPA

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Beer #2668 is an imperial indian pale ale brewed by Modus Operandi Brewing in Mona Vale, N.S.W., Australia. Another excellent pale ale … Oops … An imperial IPA … This one hides its’ 8.5% ABV extremely well, you’d never guess…

Lupulin Effect Double IPA

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Beer #2623 is a double ipa brewed by Deep Creek in Auckland, New Zealand. A very good IPA but one that fails to hide the 8.5% ABV unfortunately resulting in some booziness. Toffee, malt, orange and grapefruit merge to produce…

Blackadder Goes Forth

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Beer #2600 is a scotch ale brewed by Bacchus Brewing in Queensland, Australia. A silky smooth Scotch ale that hides the 8.5% ABV extremely well. Vanilla, toffee, a subtle smokiness from the Octomore peated whiskey. As it warms the beer…

Imperial Stout

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Beer #2561 is an imperial stout brewed by Lost Coast Brewery in Eureka, California, America. A drinkable but pretty ordinary and unimpressive imperial stout. The mouthfeel is pretty thin for an imperial, especially one with a 10% ABV, and the…

Back in Black

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Beer #2558 is a black indian pale ale brewed by Naparbier in Noain, Spain. An excellent black IPA, sweet but also bitter with chocolate, orange, burnt caramel, and roasted malt. The 8.5% ABV is beautifully hidden. The bottle size is…

Cornet Oaked

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Beer #2462 is a blonde ale brewed by Brouwerij Palm in Belgium. This is that rarity, a decent blonde. Sexism and bad jokes aside, this is not a bad beer, it hides the 8.5% ABV fairly well save for a…

Cherry Chocolate Stout

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Beer #2407 is a stout brewed by Sierra Nevada in Chico, California, America. A fairly impressive chocolate stout, but a little boozy at 8.5%. The chocolate and cherry are fairly prominent but there’s little bitterness to counteract the sweetness. The…