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Beavertown Black Betty

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Brewed by Beavertown
Style: Black IPA
London, England
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
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on tap
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Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 405   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.87   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 222   ABV: 7.4%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask, Keg, Can and Bottle Conditioned; Regular. Originally an Alpha Series special, released in October 2012.

Malt: Pale, Caragold, Caramalt, Wheat, Carafa II, Carafa III
Hops: Magnum, Columbus, Chinook, Citra
Bam-a-lam! Say no more! This was our first brew of Betty, we all loved her so much she made it into the Core Beaver Beers. Amen.


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Metalchopz (2534) - Cantley, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 4, 2015
Pours a hazy copper colour with a big frothy beige head, great retention and soapy-foamy lacing. Citrus aromas of grapefruits, but with oranges as well balancing things. Hints of pine and caramel. Nice grassy hops over the roasted malts, with notes of cocoa, citrus and coffee. Not a hopbomb Black IPA, being from England, but a well-balanced hop and darker ale brew. Overall, the hops are well-blended.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
RhetoricalAns (513) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 2, 2015
330 mL bottle. Essentially black pour, red tinges, small tan head. Citrus and pine aroma. Taste has some roast malt, actually comes across semi sweet. good bitter finish.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
metalspice (225) - Jevnaker, NORWAY - MAY 2, 2015
Best før 04.05.15. Mørkt brunt mot svart. Herlig duft av bitre frukter og noe vanilje. Markert bitterhet med noe skog og granbar. Veldig godt, men sansynligvis litt friskere om det hadde vært ferskere.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kryon (1767) - SWEDEN - MAY 1, 2015
Pours dark brown low head Aromas of vanilla, fruity hops, chocolate Taste has malty black malts, dark fruits, caramel

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Lore (1373) - Budapest, HUNGARY - APR 30, 2015
dark brown colour, moderate sized beige-ish head; aroma of citruses, cocoa and coffee notes; taste of citruses, mild rosted coffee, dark chocolate, maybe ash notes, caramel sweetness - perfect

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
gnoff (8173) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - APR 29, 2015
33 cl can, BB 22/06/15.
Clear reddishbrown to black color, big lasting tan to light brown head. Malty, light roasted, citrussy hoppy scent. Roasted, bitter, floral stems taste. Bitter, sweet, dandelion aftertaste. Medium mouthfeel, high bitterness.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TychoJames (392) - Örebro, SWEDEN - APR 26, 2015
Burk Bishops örebro. Brunsvart kulör. Doft av rostad malt och lite citrus. Kaffeaktig smak med inslag av citrus, bröd och örter

3.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Setroc (12) - SCOTLAND - APR 26, 2015
Pours dark brown/black with a thin light brown head. Comes with a floral coffee aroma. The flavour reinforces the floral and citrus notes, supported by chocolatey malts. Fairly clean aftertaste. Good stuff.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Strangebrewer (950) - Chatham, Ontario, CANADA - APR 24, 2015
bottle. Poured clear dark brown with a red hue and a big mocha head. Aroma is robust with spicy hops. Medium body, tight carbonation with a citric acid finish. Flavour of herbal hops, pine resin and grapefruit atop roasted malts.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
martin00sr (1259) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - APR 15, 2015
Nearly black, huge, fluffy offwhite head. Aroma has pine, resin and citrus. Chocolate and caramel flavour with solid pine bitterness. Quite well balanced.


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