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RATINGS: 99   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46/5   IBU: 32   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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 areas 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 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
chrisv10 (16042) - DENMARK - SEP 19, 2015
Bottle. Very dark brown with small beige head. Aroma is malt, light roasted malt, chocolate, caramel, dark fruit, yeast and spices. Flavour is roasted malt, caramel, spices, dark fruit, little chocolate, medium sweet, little liquorice, hop and a little bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
drfabulous (7119) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - AUG 28, 2015
750 ml bottle. Dark cherry/plum. Molasses. Light stout taste. Lots of flavors coming together here.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BBB63 (6557) - La Porte, Indiana, USA - JUN 11, 2015
Bottle: Man these folks are knocking it outta the park. I was already very impressed with the two Saisons so I gave this one a chance and it does not disappoint. Rich but not overly sweet malt with solid dark fruit twang and a touch of smoke and earthy tobacco. Wonderfully rustic nod towards the classic British dark ales with a faint American twist. Not for everyone but it is rocking my world.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Reynolds314 (3375) - Connecticut, USA - MAR 22, 2015
Dark mahogany pour with light head. Aroma is muddled dark fruit and unwelcome roast clashing a bit. Its a combination of styles between american and Belgian that dont really mesh well imo. The yeast brings out a sweet herbal character that doesnt work with the roasty porter/stout background.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
miclip (4) - California, USA - FEB 22, 2015 does not count
Excellent beer, the molasses adds a nice subtle sweetness, not too dry, great color albeit a little cloudy

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
krumbum (1078) - truckee, California, USA - FEB 21, 2015
A cold wet coffee berry roasted aroma. A dark beer that can be seen through until a point. Smooth roast grows to a dry bitter. It grows big but keeps ballanced. Leaves a lasting dry roasted bitter coating.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
MadRobin (2866) - Silver Spring, Alabama, USA - OCT 23, 2014
On tap at Max's in Fell's Point, Baltimore, MD. Opaque, Brno with a tan head and fair lacing. Aroma of chocolate, raspberries, coffee, roasted malt and toffee. Taste of coffee, chocolate, caramel, berries, dried fruit and earthy hops. Light/medium body and high carbonization. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
radagast83 (7616) - Alexandria, Virginia, USA - OCT 6, 2014
Draft at GBD. Poured a dark brown color with a small tan head. Aroma was sweet caramel notes, light coffee notes, chocolate. Flavor was some light vanilla, caramel, bitter coffee. Light chocolate. Pretty tasty.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
monk191 (1881) - Portland, Oregon, USA - OCT 2, 2014
A very unique, good tasting beer. Pours an absolutely beautiful deep red with tan head. Smells of chocolate covered raspberries, and some molasses. Taste is extremely creamy, but very light for a dark beer. More chocolate covered raspberries, with a hint of kriek in the aftertaste. Had on tap at the Trappist.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mabel (8640) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 14, 2014
[5636-20130816] Bottle. Toasted grains aroma. Dark brown body with a quick foamy off-white head. Light toasted soya and grain flavour. Medium body. Good. (7/3/6/3/13) 3.2
(@ Campground Brewdown 2013, Millmont, PA)

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