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Brewed by Steamworks Brewing (Canada)
Style: Black IPA
Vancouver, Canada
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

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on tap
available

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RATINGS: 52   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 70   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A near black, massively dry hopped IPA. It gives off huge floral, tropical fruit and spicy aromas exciting even the biggest of hop heads. Balanced with caramel malt flavour.

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DrNosha (2332) - Württemberg, Germany, GERMANY - JUN 17, 2017
Vom Fass. Dunkelbraun, beiger fester Schaum. Hopfenduft. Reife Mango. Guave. Antrunk Hopfen. Dann Röstmalz, Vanille. Sehr rund und lecker.

3.3
hauxe (746) - Butzbach, Hesse, GERMANY - MAY 19, 2017
Pours very dark brown from the bottle and leaves a creamy tan head that lingers. Aroma is pine, resin, grapefruit, very hoppy and quite tilted towards the IPA side. Close your eyes and your unlikely to get any sense that this is a black IPA. The dark notes are very much masked. Taste is bitter with a fruity undertone and doesn’t change at all on the swill. Body is light to medium with a balanced carbonation. On the whole this one feels unbalanced too me — the strong dose of hops never really gives the roasted caramel flavors a chance to develop. But still, not a bad beer.

3.6
PowY (754) - AUSTRIA - APR 27, 2017
330 ml bottle. Pours a dark copper with some larger floating particles and a beige head. The aroma is hoppy (pine) and malty (toasted malt - caramel and hints of chocolate). Medium body with a low carbonation a light sweetness and a medium bitterness. The flavor is similar to the aroma hoppy (pine, overripe peach, oranges) with mildly roasted malt (caramel, honey). Overall balanced.

3.3
Oxytocin (144) - AUSTRIA - APR 23, 2017
330 ml bottle,dark, red brown colour; small, light brown head. molasses, lime, caramel, pine, apricot, coffee, bitter, balance is a bit off (bitterness is too present for the aroma to come through) average carbonisation, medium to full body,

3.7
Bov (12636) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - APR 14, 2017
courtesy of Philipp and Thomas - dark beer with a modest head retention; prunes and citrus; full-bodied, quite tasty; fairly bitter and light sweet; quite dry yet; long fruity finish of prunes, licorice and lemon

3.5
fonefan (49278) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAR 22, 2017

Bottle 12fl.oz. @ Hopfenreich, Sorauer Strasse 31, Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany 10997.

[ As Steamworks Black Angel IPA ].
Clear dark red brown color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white to light beige head. Aroma is moderate malty, roasted, moderate hoppy, pine, citrus, grapefruit. Flavor is moderate to light light heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, roasted, sweet malt, fruity hops, pine - grapefruit. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft. [20160415]
7-3-7-3-15

3.8
olsvammel (7220) - Örebro, SWEDEN - FEB 4, 2017
Bottle from Biererei in Berlin. Dark malty smell with hops. Similar taste with some grapefruit and pine. Nice and drinkable.

3.4
Jashiu (1303) - Gdañsk, POLAND - DEC 14, 2016
330ml bottle from Hopfenreich Berlin

Coffee and chocolate dominate this beer with some pine, resin and dark malts also present. Though it feels more like a stout than a BIPA both in taste and in aroma

3.4
Erasmus_ro (2945) - Alabama, USA - NOV 12, 2016
Bottle. Pours dark brown, black with a ring of latte-colored bubbles. Aroma is roast, earthiness, some fruit, slight dank, guava, slight citrus. Taste is roast, citrus, some salty liquorice, some fruitiness. Light, decent carbonation.

3.1
a_sully (457) - - NOV 6, 2016
Aroma of hops and oats. Flavour is slightly bitter turning sweet and ending bitter again. Slightly hoppy with a smoaky taste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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