Dust Bowl Soul Crusher
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RATINGS: 5   MEAN: 3.74/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19   IBU: 80   EST. CALORIES: 411   ABV: 13.7%
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Soul Crusher is the biggest, most complex beer that we have ever brewed. We did a double mash and took only the high gravity first runnings from each mash to create this giant, deep brown stock ale with assertive, yet balancing bitterness. It has complex malt presence with very subtle British hop influence. The addition of brown sugar adds another layer of complexity and a rum-like quality to the brew.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
marcus (6493) - Sacramento, California, USA - AUG 7, 2013
On tap at Capitol Beer, Sacramento. Pours dark brow with a nice tan head and a sweet molasses aroma. There is a hearty brown sugar and treacle flavor with loads of alcohol and a bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bhensonb (11059) - Woodland, California, USA - AUG 6, 2013
UPDATED: AUG 10, 2013 Tap at Capitol Beer in Sacramento, CA. Pours darkly ruddy with orange glints. Malty aroma. Full bodied or nearly. Flavor is malty, caramel with a hint of chocolate. Seems to be a little earthy. No heat to me. Finishes not very sweet. Tasty. Different. Really good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
oRos (1110) - sacramento, California, USA - AUG 3, 2013
On tap at capitol beer and taproom. Pours ruby with off white head. Slight sweet aroma. Lots of roasted malts in the taste. Pick up some toffee. Very sweet

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bb (6858) - Alamo, California, USA - MAR 9, 2013
Draft. Mahogony beer with a dark cream head. Carameland light cola aroma with light dark fruits. Caramel/toffee flavor with light alcohol and light fruitiness. Medium bodied. Caramel/toffee lingers with light dark malts and light fruitiness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
joeneugs (3241) - Livermore, California, USA - FEB 2, 2013
On tap at Beer Revolution. It pours a clear dark red color with an orange head. The aroma has tons of dried fruit, cherries and tangerines. Some caramel and alcohol as well. The flavor is dense with balancing caramel and fruit candy maybe a hint of toffee and cocoa. Lots of warming alcohol with a sweet and bitter finish. The body is hefty and oily, but well attenuated. Very well made and not too hot. Reminds me a bit of Victory Old Horizontal.

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