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Pope’s Yard Whisky Cask Dark Ale


Brewed by Pope’s Yard
Watford, England
Style: Old Ale | Ratings: 7 | Winter Seasonal | Alcohol: 6.6%
An exceptional, strong, dark, malty brew. Matured for 3 months in 12-year old single malt whisky barrels. Its restrained hop bitterness allows the rich dark ale to marry perfectly with the finest whisky notes without either dominating the other. A beer for those cold dark winter nights when you need something special.

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Aroma is one of beer's most complex features. Aroma is propelled by lively CO2 and dampened by pillowy heads - especially nitrogen foam. Click on a term below to add it to your tasting notes.

Malt
caramel, bread, hay, cereal, chocolate, coffee, nuts, toast, roasty

Hops
resin, floral, grass, spruce, citrus, herbs

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dough, barnyard, cheese, basement aromas, leather, earthy, leaves

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alcohol, banana, bubblegum, butterscotch, clove, cooked vegetables, cough drop, ginger, licorice, raisin, rotten eggs, soy sauce, skunky, smoke, vanilla, woody
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