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RATINGS: 73   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44   IBU: 32   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Mystic Descendant is a beer descended from the cultural history of the Boston harbor area. A dry Irish stout meets an English porter and is then fermented in the fermentorium with our saison yeast with a touch of the ubiquitous ingredient from the area’s past: molasses. The result is a uniqe beer; it has more dark fruit than a porter and less roast than a traditional stout, while having a different ester profile than a Belgian stout. We thus dubbed our recipe a Suffolk Dark Ale, as an homage to our immigrant ancestors.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
yngwie (14146) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAR 1, 2014
Bottle, 75cl corked. An almost clear one, reddish dark brown in color and with a dense, two-finger light beige head leaving lacings. The aroma is quite roasted, with toffee hints and dried fruits. Some dark sugar too. It’s roasted and toffee-ish in the flavor, with dried fruits and sugary sweetness. Full body and a nice carbonation level, soft on the palate. A pretty decent one although a tad too sweet and lacking on complexity. 140301

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rasmus40 (11893) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAR 1, 2014
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Clear dark reddish brown with a lasting beige head. Aroma is sweet, malty, roasted malt, yeasty and spicy. Flavor is quite sweet and moderate bitter. Dry and roasted moderate bitter finish. 010314

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
saxo (14158) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAR 1, 2014
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Huge head with excellent duration. Color is dark brown. Aroma and taste are roast malt, cocoa, chocolate, notes of orange, fruits and hops.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Scopey (7411) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 24, 2014
Bottle at Yespr’s. It pours darkest brown with a medium beige head. The nose is roasted malt toast, earth, dark fruits, jam, caramel, wood and cola cubes. The taste is bitter-sweet, roasty, toast, brown bread, alright bitterness, candy, caramel and a touch of alcohol. Medium body, moderate+ carbonation and foamy mouth-feel. Decent balance and pretty drinkable.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
fonefan (36036) - VestJylland, DENMARK - FEB 18, 2014

Bottle 750ml. corked.

[ As Mystic Descendant ].
Clear dark brown color with a large, frothy - creamy, good lacing, fully lasting, off-white to light beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, dusty malt - roasted, chocolate, funky. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, chocolate, funky, fruity. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20140201]

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (17520) - Malmö, SWEDEN - FEB 12, 2014
Bottle. Pours a dark amber brown color with a longlasting tan head. Has a slightly roasted malty spicy caramel aroma. Fruity roasted malty caramel flavor with bitter hints. Has a roasted malty spicy weak yeasty caramel finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Desverger (2386) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - FEB 6, 2014
Bottle@yespr’s - brown with a reddish hue colour, medium off-white head. Roasted malty, caramel, bready, some slight choc, dark dried fruits, sweet yeast, nice roasty finish. Great.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
brnandersen (2027) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - FEB 6, 2014
Sample from 75 cl. bottle. Black with a reddish tint. Small, lightly tanned head. Sweet aroma with chocolate, coffee, roasted malts, ashes and fruits. Taste is sweet. Medium body with an average carbonation. Finishes dry and roasted with molasses. Very enjoyable.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
joergen (21507) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 1, 2014
Bottle at yespr. Clear red brown colorued with a medium sized off-white head. Sweet and light roasted aroma of caramel and bread. Light roasted flavour of caramel and dark chocolate. Roasted finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (29848) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - FEB 1, 2014
Bottled. A dark brown beer with a tan head. The aroma has notes of brettanomyces, caramel, and roasted malt. The flavor is sweet with notes of alcohol, caramel, brettanomyces, and roasted malt, leading to a dry finish.


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