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RATINGS: 16   MEAN: 3.94/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 333   ABV: 11.1%
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Aromas of dark fruits, vanilla, and Bourbon seep off of False Summit from a milk chocolate head. The palate hits with notes of plums, dark cherries, bourbon, oak, and vanilla with a medium body to heavy body. As the beer warms notes of caramel, oak, and dark candi sugar become more prevalent. False Summit is a beer to drink while mapping out your next adventure and should help motivate you to always keep moving to the top. Aged in Breckenridge Distillery Bourbon Barrels.


4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Jerm719 (110) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - JUL 17, 2013
Well made bb quad.. Not overly sweet. Prunes, Belgian sugar, bourbon, vanilla. Brandy, malts, bourbon... Excellent brew!

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
cards04 (1769) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - JUL 6, 2013
What an awesome beer.. One of my new favourites. Aromas of raisin bread whiskey bubble gum. Tastes like dark fruit and coconut.. crazy good.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
travita (4019) - Frisco, Texas, USA - JUN 23, 2013
Bottle. The look is brownish, light tan head, and dark. The smell is bourbon, wood, malt, toffee, caramel, and brandy. The taste is mild, sweet, wood, malty, alcohol, and ok.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jkwalking05 (3779) - Arlington, Texas, USA - JUN 23, 2013
Deep brown with a small tan head. Aroma is of yeast, brown sugar, wood, bourbon, booze, vanilla. Taste is of prune, bourbon, wood, brown sugar.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ajnepple (2219) - Conifer, Colorado, USA - JUN 8, 2013
UPDATED: JUN 16, 2013 On tap at The Mayor of Old Town. Deep reddish brown appearance with a light brown head. The aroma is dark fruits, caramel malts, candy sugar, wood and whiskey. Similar flavor, sweet and malty. Medium to full body with a smooth feel and a slightly warming finish.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
arminjewell (6217) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAY 30, 2013
Pour out of 750 mL bottle #594, batch 1. Thick black pour with creamy off white, eggshell head, laces very well. Aroma brought notes of dark fruits, slight caramel, toffee, some dark candi sugar, lots of oak, bourbon, sour whiskey notes, pretty laced with hints of honey as well. Taste is much better, nice mix of oak, bourbon, nice honey, vanilla, hints of fig, plum, touch of raisin, mixing into touch of caramel, dark sugars, finishing with some sweetness, hints of oak, drying out a bit. Pretty nicely done, a bit hot but not at all bad for 11.1%.


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