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RATINGS: 401   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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A dark Belgian-style stout with notes of spice, coffee, chocolate & oak The 13th Hour Is The Witching Hour and a time when strange brews can occur With 13 ingredients, we combine the roasted chocolate and coffee notes of a stout with the complex spicy character of a Belgian-style ale aged in oak for a dark, robust, and bewitching brew.


2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
dukeredhair (242) - California, USA - JUN 2, 2012
Man this was bad. Iím not sure what they were trying to do but the belgian yeast and spice flavors dontí play well with the stout attempt at all. It donít make sense on the nose or the tongue.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kp (10886) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - MAY 20, 2012

Name: Thirteenth Hour
Date: April 07, 2012
Mode: Bottle
Source: Hop City, Atlanta
Appearance: opaque dark brown, fine tan head, bits of lace
Aroma: sweet and fruity aroma, chocolate, light spicy phenols
Flavor: sweet fruity flavor, lots of fruity esters, dark fruits, mostly sweet with very little spicyness of bitterness, touch of alcohol adds to the sweetness
Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 7/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 13/20
Rating: 3.3/5.0
Drinkability: 7/10
Score: **+ /4

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
redlight (2317) - Orlando, Florida, USA - MAY 19, 2012
Chocolate malts on the nose with hints of Brett and wood. Pours black with a thin off white head. Fruit upfront with spicy Brett followed by chocolate malts and oaky vanilla. Trace hints of funk in the background very nice!!

2.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
alalvarez75 (57) - New York, USA - MAY 10, 2012
Pours thin and over carbonated. I get no oak or spices in the nose or taste. Taste is undesirable. Mostly Belgian but in the worst ways. Not a stout at all. Drain pour. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
PorterPounder (5593) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - MAY 2, 2012
Savannah, Ga. - Habersham Beverage Warehouse - 750 ml cage corked bottle that is shaped like an anti-tank grenade. Black as motor oil pour with a clingy off-white head. Aroma has some chocolate accents, a bit of pipe tobacco, a touch of molasses. Flavor is full-bodied and rich with some bittersweet chocolate, a bit of molasses, some overripe dates, a bit of red wine. Belly-warming and filling. Thick, sticky rich mouthfeel - overall, pretty solid.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
GatorTom (2) - - APR 30, 2012 does not count
This is right up my alley. Chocolaty, coffee, slightly sweet. An overall fantastic stout.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tgncc (2830) - Bellmore, New York, USA - APR 29, 2012
Impromptu tasting on my birthday. This is not classifed as a stout on Ratebeer. This is good, b/c itís nowhere near a stout. The aroma is sweet, bread, fruit, licorice. The appearance is a deep black, tan head. The flavor is cola, pepper, chocolate, caramel. The finish is pepper, light hops. Medium in body. OK. Not outstanding.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
XmnwildX12 (2078) - Farmington, Minnesota, USA - APR 29, 2012
UPDATED: AUG 12, 2012 Had this at the 2012 Twin Cities Beer Festival. Nice roast, decent foam on top, rather interesting taste.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DasBierChef (1083) - Hudson, Wisconsin, USA - APR 29, 2012
Going into this I didnít know it was a belgian style stout, so I was a bit thrown off! But it was still a tasty beer and very enjoyable.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Strykzone (5004) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - APR 28, 2012
Sampled on dld. Red brown with a tan ring. Sweet malt, fruity, spicy nose. Nice. A fruitvforward flavor. Rich malt. A bit medicinal. Tasty. Licorice late.


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