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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.


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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
fonefan (35220) - 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 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (31485) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - FEB 1, 2014
75 cl bottle. Pours hazy brown with a small tan head. Aroma is mild fruity, roasted and light caramelish. Sweet, malty, highly carbonated. Caramelish and roasted malty. Toasted and light bitter. Smooth malty into the finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (29486) - 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.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
joergen (21091) - 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.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (16932) - 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.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
saxo (14095) - 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.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
yngwie (13820) - 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

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theis (13559) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - DEC 4, 2013
Bottle at home - shared with Mette. Black - offwhite head. Burned malts. Dryness. Light soapy notes. Spicy yeasty notes. Ryebread. Roasted notes. Herbal. Light burned sugary notes. A bit too yeasty....

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Travlr (12383) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - APR 3, 2013
Draft. Hazy brown color, medium tan head. Aroma of cocoa, dark fruit. Taste is toffee, caramel, chocolate.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
argo0 (11568) - Washington DC, USA - JUN 3, 2012
75cl bottle. Medium beige head atop cloudy cola-brown body. Aroma is moderately sweet, caramel, coffee, some milk chocolate, light spicy, vanilla, alcohol. Taste is moderately sweet, caramel, some coffee, spicy, light milk chocolate. Effervescent medium body.


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