Bell’s Brewery – Uranus

Bell's Brewery - Uranus

Bell’s BreweryUranus

Black Double India Pale Ale
ABV: 9.5%
Bottled on: 5/24/15
Best By Date: 11/24/15
Tasting on: 9/2/15
Glass: Snifter

Aroma: Overtones of bright citrus and grapefruit, along with pine. Undertones of chocolate and flowery hops. 9/10

Appearance: Black with deep brown highlights on the edges. Tan head with good retention.  9.5/10

Flavor: Malty chocolate in the beginning followed by hop bitterness and a hint of bourbon in the middle. Mellowed grapefruit notes show up in the end as hop bitterness increases.  The aftertaste has a bit of mint from the hops. 18.5/20

Mouthfeel: Medium body with low-moderate carbonation. No alcohol. 8/10

Overall Impression: Upfront, bright hop profile and a complex malt profile.  46/50

Final Score: 91%

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