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RATINGS: 263   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.63/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 315   ABV: 10.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Five thousand years ago the Mayan Calendar last turned over. Since then, Nostradamus, The Book of Revelations and random Shaman have all prognosticated that mankind would meet a fateful end. Currently, our demise is scheduled for December 21, 2012 for it has been so decreed our world is about to end not in a Christian Judgment Day but rather a Mayan Apocalypse. Funny thing is, the Mayans don’t actually believe in the concept of an Apocalypse. We at The Lost Abbey didn’t want to miss an opportunity to update our original Judgment Day recipe to accompany us as we collide towards this impending Rapture. Like us, we’re pretty sure you can believe in dried Chiles, Cinnamon and Tamarind working well together in this beer. This means you can count on this little bottle of beer to help you survive this cultural Armageddon. Please pop the cork and enjoy this version. We’ve got you covered. See you on December 22nd wherever life may take us.


4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Leighton (18527) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 5, 2013
Bottle shared at Bruce’s in London - this one I got at THE Kris Wines. Pours rich, amber-brown with a creamy tan head. Nose has dry fruits, some rich bread. Medium to big sweet flavor, brown sugar, toffee, cherries, hints of coffee and cocoa. Full bodied with fine carbonation. Mildly warming to finish, lots of ripe, dried fruits, dusty cocoa. Rich and pretty well balanced. Nice depth. Very drinkable.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rlgk (18214) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - APR 20, 2013
Bottle from Systembolaget. Very dark brown beer with a beige head that leaves quite quickly. Fruity, yeasty aroma, pepper, licorice, grapes, caramel, alcohol, cinnamon notes. Spicy flavor, cinnamon, clove, fruity, sourish, some caramel, some alcohol.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Rasmus40 (17534) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - APR 6, 2013
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Hazy dark reddish brown with a lasting beige head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel, dark fruit, spicy and alcohol. Flavor is quite sweet and moderate bitter. Dry and moderate bitter finish with warming alcohol. 060413

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Koelschtrinker (17315) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - JUN 5, 2015
Weiche, fast gefährlich süffie Malzbasis. Steigende süßliche Malzaromen, Kakao. Weiterhin unglaublich süffig, Bitterschokolade, mild herb. Langer malziger, etwas erdiger Nachgeschmack. 10/12/11/13/12/13

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beerhunter111 (17010) - Hasborn, GERMANY - MAR 20, 2014
Ins Glas ergießt sich ein dunkel rötlichbraunes Bier mit schöner Schaumkrone. Geruch röstmalzig, sehr fruchtig, reife Früchte, alkoholisch. Geschmack stark fruchtig, dunkle überreife Früchte, leicht röstmalzig, alkoholisch.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Theydon_Bois (16884) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - MAY 2, 2013
Bottle from BOE, split with JF, 20/04/13. Opaque mahogony brown with a thin bubbly tan head. Nose is dark malt, Belgian yeast strains, brown sugars, soured dark fruits. Taste comprises dark fruit, molasses, sour and tarte fruit notes, demerara sugar, yeast, touch of booze. Full bodied with light spritzy carbonation, boozey finish. Decent.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
saxo (16771) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - APR 6, 2013
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Nice creamy head with good duration. Color is dark brown. Aroma and taste are malt, caramel, candy sugar, chili, dried fruits and hops.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
yngwie (16505) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - APR 20, 2013
Bottle, 375ml corked. A big, dark beige head forms over a clear-looking chestnug colored body. Dark chocolate, dark berries, prunes, some caramel and alcohol. Some light funky hints. Lots of flavor foo, with dried fruits, vinous hints, chocolate and caramel. Some bitterness too, stretching into the very end. Lasting vinous finish, with dried fruits and some chocolate notes. The chilies well hidden all the way. Wonderful. 130420

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
brokensail (16055) - Dublin, California, USA - DEC 9, 2012
Strong Ale 2012. Dark amber pour with a khaki head. Very fruit forward. Tons of raisins and dark fruits, some banana, and a nice spice character. Cinnamon, a bit of chili pepper, charred oak, and bourbon. Nice sweet malt character, too. The flavor is quite sweet. Tons of banana, raisin, vanilla, and bourbon. Spicy cinnamon notes, some bourbon, oak, caramel, and brown sugar.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dedollewaitor (15537) - Odense, DENMARK - NOV 30, 2013
Bottle @ Beer & Ball Saturday, Odense. 13,000th Tasting. Pours dark brown with a large beige head. Sweet nose. Yeast, licorice, dark fruit, cinnamon, brown sugar Warming alcohol.. Heavy.


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