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Deschutes Black Pearl Ale


Brewed by Deschutes Brewery
Bend, Oregon USA
Style: Stout | Ratings: 5 | Winter Seasonal | Alcohol: 4.8%
A black ale made to commemorate the coming of long nights and short days. This dark ale, with light chocolate undertones, was brewed with roasted black barleys and dark crystal malts to create a dark color while keeping the lightness of an ale. Nugget and Willamette hops were used, adding a balanced and full flavor. Enjoy this beer while waiting for the dark and damp winter to pass. IBUís 29 Alcohol by Vol. 4.8%

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