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RATINGS: 4017   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.89/5   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This is an aggressive beer. You probably won’t like it. It is quite doubtful that you have the taste or sophistication to appreciate an ale of this quality and depth.


5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
hellhammers (23) - hanover, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 27, 2005
well this is the best beer that i have currently ever tried...expensive.....yes.....cool bottle........yes.....taste great.... yes .....gets you messed up.......yes.....dang this beer has it all...and plus the bottle makes fun of you. good lord if you haven’t tried this go to the distributor and buy a case... i’m already there.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
rogueminded (41) - Newport, Oregon, USA - JAN 26, 2005
This beer is very Powerful. Hops are very present and noticable. I truly can’t wait for the double. Soon enough. Get this beer now if you haven’t had it.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
regal (23) - Ringgold,Ga., USA - JAN 19, 2005
Deep copper color with ruby highlights.Nice rocky tan head and nice lace.The smell is sweet with apples,grapefruit, and a light hint of malt.The taste had apples,hops, and a little malt.Hop bitterness in the finish.Well balanced.Medium-heavy body with lots of carbonation sting.Wouldn’t take many of these to mess someone up.Seem to have more kick than 7.2%.Good beer indeed.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
barenada (211) - Georgetown, Indiana, USA - JAN 19, 2005
(draft) Roasty, malty, hoppy, weirdness. I’d like this more without the bitter finish.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Styles (2014) - Lincoln Park, Michigan, USA - JAN 12, 2005
UPDATED: OCT 18, 2006 Re-rate, the first Stone bottle I have bought in our Great Lake State. Transparent ruby red with nice off-white head that lasts awhile, revives with a quick swirl. Duvel glass is completely full of lacing. Huge bitter pine resins up front, very sticky, plenty of caramel and syruppy mollasses in the background. Flavor again all pine resin up front, pine through and through, but surprisingly balanced in a way. Huge malt backbone really helps balance this out. Very smooth palate/mouthfeel. Bit of alcohol showing up for only 7.2%, still well done regardless.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
Rhinosruin (1) - Los Angeles, California, USA - JAN 11, 2005 does not count
One tasty, great beer. Not a beer for all, but well worth the try. This is one hell of a beer! Buy one, open one, drink it, and become a Bastard!

4.9
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
thefatmanrocks (22) - California, USA - JAN 11, 2005
What is there to say...perfect. Strong hops, no balance what so ever, just strong hops. Dry, Crisp. Perfect

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SpudClampDawg (1029) - Jasper, Indiana, USA - JAN 10, 2005
This beer comes out kicking. Thick off white head stays a while on top of the beautiful red/amber pour. Grapefuit is the dominant aroma here, although there is a hint of floral as well. Roasted malts add a bitter chocolate base, which is offset by a very bitter hoppy finish. I get a hint of grapefruit in the finish as well.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mds (2250) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 9, 2005
Bottle obtained from Trader Joe’s in Phoenix. Deep copper with a small white head. crisp citrus hoppy aroma, there is also a little bit of caramel? This is great, lots of bitterness up front, creamy body with lots of malt to back it up. Finish is bitter but doesn’t last quite as long as Rogue Santa. I’m looking forward to trying the Double Bastard that I have stowed away somewhere.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
RateandPillage (426) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - JAN 7, 2005
Pours a nice reddish brown with good head. Malty, roasted taste with moderate hops.


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