LOC Coconut Bogie (8%)

LOC Brewery
Brewed at De 3 Horne
Tilburg, Netherlands
8% · Imperial Porter · 13 Ratings · 45 IBU ·
A bogie is not only the chassis or framework carrying the wheels of trains, it is also our Caribbean Imperial Porter. This porter is jammed with coconut flakes, dark rum and lovely sweet Madagascar Bourbon vanilla beans. We were told coconut doesn’t do well in beer, this is just a driver for us to put shit loads of it in anyways. This recipe was born in early 2015 as part of our "Project" line and made its debut at the Tilburg beer festival, it was love at first taste. This slightly modified recipe of the Coconut Bogie is the first LOC brew to be promoted from project to production.

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