Tag Archive for Alcohol of 9.50%

Points Unknown IPA

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Beer #1820 is an indian pale ale brewed by Stone Brewing Co in Escondido, California, America. Another excellent offering from Stone, it’s sweet and malty but impressively bitter without being excessive, with caramel, grapefruit, a little peach, and a spiciness…

Imperial Stout

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Beer #1809 is an imperial stout brewed by Mornington Peninsula Brewery in Mornington, Victoria, Australia. A solid Russian imperial stout, with chocolate, coffee, licorice, dark fruit and a fairly satisfying bitterness. The bottle size is 330ML with an alcohol content…

Hop Henge IPA

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Beer #1664 is an indian pale ale brewed by Deschutes Brewery in Bend, Oregon, America. The alcohol in this at 9.5% makes more of an impression than the beer itself but it’s just about saved by sweet caramel malt, some…

Ale Epeteios

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Beer #1530 is an imperial stout brewed by Left Coast Brewing in San Carlos, California, America. From the moment I cracked open the bottle I could smell the chocolate which is the prominent flavour in this sweet creamy imperial stout.…

Golden Monkey

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Beer #1472 is a spiced tripel brewed by Victory Brewing in America. A sweet as honey tripel, very yeasty in both taste and aroma, with a fruity taste to match. The 9.5% abv is very well hidden! The bottle size…

Hardcore IPA

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Beer #1464 is an indian pale ale brewed by Brewdog in Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. This is definitely hardcore but it tastes more like a barley wine than an IPA. It’s a high alcohol (9.5%) effort from the Scottish brewery Brewdog.…

JJJ IPA

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Beer #1410 is an indian pale ale brewed by Moor Beer Company in Langport, England. A very good Indian pale ale, sweet, fairly bitter and tasting of caramel and malt but sadly lacking any carbonation (this bottle was, anyway). Still,a…

St Josephs

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Beer #1214 is a tripel brewed by Moa in Blenheim, New Zealand. A pretty good tripel, by turns sweet, sour and spicy with some slight bitterness. At 9.5% it’s pretty damn strong but it’s not obvious: it doesn’t have that…

Imperial India Pale Ale

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Beer #1131 is an indian pale ale brewed by Rogue Ales in Newport, Oregon, America. I’ve had this one in the fridge for a few months but finally taken the plunge with it. It’s an intensely bitter IPA, pretty malty…