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Brewed by Great Heck
Style: Black IPA
Goole, England
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 94   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62/5   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle; Regular and occasionally on cask.

Black as the coal mined from beneath the brewery Black Jesus is a black IPA brewed with biblical quantities of premium American hops and special dehusked German roasted malt. A second coming for the church of the IPA. Enjoy with Chocolate, cold meats or just loaves and fishes.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Blade86 (1079) - Wrocław, POLAND - OCT 31, 2014
black with some ruby reflexes, small tanned foam; roasty coffeeish aroma, some hoppy fruitiness; medium bitterness, medium sweetness, lightly sour; medium body, moderately thick feel, average carbo, long bittersweet and little bit dry finish; Overall: very good beer

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BrewTom (522) - - OCT 19, 2014
A Jekyll & Hyde beer - beautiful fruity nose with a long bitter taste with both hops (clean & fruity) & Carafa malt (dark chocolate) contributing. Rated by BrewTom

3.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
weordie (569) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - SEP 21, 2014
Bottle in the Steaming Head in Newcastle. Pours black as coal with a white head. Aroma of coffee. Initial taste of coffee and chocolate with a hint of licorice.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
w_adwersarz (430) - Cracow, POLAND - AUG 29, 2014
Koloru czarnego z rubinowymi refleksami i niewielką beżową pianką krążkującą na szkle. Aromat ziołowy z dodatkiem czekolady. W smaku czekolada, palone słody. Wysycenie niskie i średnio niska goryczka.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ManVsBeer (6891) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 29, 2014
Cask @ Fox @ Goose, Hebden Bridge. Black with a thin creamy off-white head. Has some roasted malt aroma, but it’s not very stated, although it’s slightly more so in its taste.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JuananSanchez (4) - - AUG 28, 2014 does not count
On tap in BeerCab. Nice color so black. Small and off head. Chocolate aroma, hoppy notes too. Medium-high bitterness, milk-chocolate and grapeful in taste. Medium-high body. Roasty-bitter finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BenH (3438) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 24, 2014
Bottle. Black with tan head. Roasty aroma of coffee and chocolate. Taste is similar, roasty with some resinous pine in the finish. Decent body with a mild bitterness. Decent but perhaps used to be hoppier

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Fin (8859) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 21, 2014
Had this in bottle at Sytches Campsite, Much Wenlock, Shropshire, Thursday 21st August 2014 Pours more a very dark very brown as opposed to black, there is a good clarity. Roasted malts but smooth leading into a pleasant hoppiness. Tangy with a slender zippiness. A6 A4 T7 P4 Ov13 3.4

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
jordyjews (11) - - AUG 5, 2014
A very dark IPA, had a pint on draft at a fine establishment known as "The Maltings" in South Shields. A strong drink in all senses really. Knocks ya teeth out.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Buczer (374) - Łódź, POLAND - JUL 26, 2014
Bottle, pours almost black with ruby reflexes. Small off-white head. Chocolate aroma with some hoppy notes. Medium bitterness, some chocolate and piny notes in taste. Medium body, roasty-bitter finish


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