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Evolution Craft Menagerie #8
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RATINGS: 23   MEAN: 3.6/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
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A dark strong Belgian ale brewed with Belgian candi sugar and wildflower honey, aged on Syrah, Cabernet, Zinfandel, and Merlot oak barrels.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
sonnycheeba (3393) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - OCT 22, 2012
Tap. Pours deep, dark brown with thin, creamy beige head; short retention and some lacing. Aroma is cocoa, oak, roast malt, light smoke, earthy hops, figs, and plums. Flavor is dark, sweet malts forward with dark fruit esters, light hops, and smoke; dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
MoneyDragon (13) - Delaware, USA - OCT 21, 2012
On tap at Specific Gravity. Had to let the pour sit for awhile to warm as it should be enjoyed at around 50 degrees F. Very dark pour with thin head. More transparent than a Stout but dark in color like one. Nose is very complex and wonderful with hints of wine, light vanilla, and to many others to list. Taste is even more complex. I suggest if you ever have the chance to put your hands on this one that you jump at the oppurtunity.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerandBlues2 (9471) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - OCT 19, 2012
Tap. Pours brown with a small, fizzy off-white head, short retention with light lacing. Aroma is vinous, oak and prunes, raisins and dates with cookie and caramel malt. Flavor is malt dominant with oak and vinous notes with light hops and bitterness and a sweet finish. Medium body and carbonation.


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