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RATINGS: 169   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.82   IBU: 15   EST. CALORIES: 360   ABV: 12%
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Aged and sequestered in select oak casks. The result – a contemplatively brewed quad created in homage to all those who doubted the original. This unrepentant rendition is definitively Not The Stoic.

Malt: Pilsner, Special B, Crystal Rye
Hops: Czech Saaz
Other: Pomegranate Molasses
Barrel-Aging: 11 months in 15% Pinot Noir and 15% Rye Whiskey Barrels

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Brentv (476) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUN 4, 2014
On tap at the Portland pub. Mahogany color with off white head. Aroma and taste of caramel and dark fruits. Taste is sweet, no bitterness. Medium mouthfeel. Sweet finish. Sweeter than many quads. Nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
DialSquare (3354) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - JUL 4, 2015
Bomber courtesy of Wilkes and Lynn. brown pour, beige head. aroma is plum, sugar, molasses. tastes are same - sweet sweet burnt sugar. it’s sweet. it’s boozy. get a fair bit of the wine. drinks smoother than how big it is. but still way too sweet for me.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
kevinator (1335) - The Colony, Texas, USA - JUN 30, 2015
Nice aroma and flavor of bready malt, molasses and yeast. Deep brown color and a good weight. Strong and slightly boozy.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Drake (10406) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - JUN 29, 2015
Bomber. Clear dark brow, large fizzy brown head, poor retention. Aroma of whiskey, dark fruits, caramel, bread, molasses, maple, mild oak. The taste is whiskey, dark fruits, caramel, oak, molasses. Medium bodied, low carbonation. Decent.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Desverger (3626) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 24, 2015
Bottle shared@CBC Clerkenwell, London (03/06/2015) - dark brown coloured pour with beige head. Medium sweet malty aroma and taste, toasty, caramel, toffee, brown sugar, dried fruity and nutty, some spices on the palate, medium sweet bitter finish. Really liked this.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theydon_Bois (12592) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 13, 2015
Bottle split at the 9.49 CBC boost tasting, Clerko, 03/06/15 thanks to Padraig G-boig. Lightly hazed chestnut brown with a decent tan covering. Nose is rich dark fruit rinds, pear drop, spice, tangy fruit wash, toasted brown sugar, prune juice, light barrel. Taste comprises dates, fruit cake mix, sweet and sour notes, light wood, prune, fruit rind, light candy bar, tarte red grape. Medium + bodied, fine carbonation, lightly warming alcohol in the close. Solid quad, masks the ABV well @sipper.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
benpickens (440) - Camarillo, California, USA - JUN 12, 2015
Small compact head that dissipates quickly. Nice aromas of vanilla and oak. Rich and satisfying. Delicious.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mR_fr0g (5253) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 8, 2015
Bottle shared at craft beer co clerko. With thanks to Manny G-unit. Bright amber reddy coloured pour with a loose off white head. Aroma is spicy cinnamon, nutty dried fruits, alcohol and dried apple. Flavour is composed of tart apple, toffee, honey, toast, Belgian yeast. Palate is full sticky, warming alcohol. Palate is sticky, sweet, highish carbonation. Lingering warming alcohol, and cinnamon apple pie.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
The_Osprey (3031) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 8, 2015
Bottle share at CBC Clerkenwell, thanks to Padraig. Dark orange / brown, lightly sparkling, small foamy white head. Aroma is very sweet caramel, toffee, musty toffee apple. Body is medium, slightly foamy, tingly carbonation. Taste is sweet with caramel, toffee apple and liquorice. Alcohol coming through a fair bit, soft bitterness to finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Scopey (8822) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 7, 2015
Bottle thanks to Manny G. It pours clear deep reddish-brown with a medium beige head. The nose is toasty, woody, cinnamon bun, toffee, varnish, plenty of soft fruits and berry. The taste is slick, sweet, toffee apple, dried apricot, raisin, booze, toasted brown sugar, caramelised banana, wood, light spice and fruit cake with some warmth towards the finish. Medium-full body, moderate carbonation and foamy mouth-feel. Rich, slick and boozy. Rather decent if a touch sweet.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
ads135 (3357) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - JUN 6, 2015
A very good quad. Lots of fruitiness and spice here. Apple, caramel, nutmeg, plum, and sugar. Tried with Anthony after the DK200 in 2015

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