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Life should NOT be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in an attractive and well preserved body, but rather to skid in sideways, chocolate in one hand, beer in the other, body thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and screaming 'WOO HOO what a ride!'" -Hunter S. Thompson

Widmer Brother’s Pitch Black IPA

Brewed By: Widmer Brothers                              Price: $6.95
Location: Portland, Oregon                                  ABV: 6.5%
Style: Cascadian Dark Ale

Widmer Brothers PItch Black IPA Review Poured


Dark 22oz glass bottle. To be honest, I barely paid attention to the label because the invitation to try a “Pitch Black” drew me in pretty deep. This just sounded intriguing. I poured it into a pint glass and was rewarded with a thick, cream colored head. Not much in the way of being subtle here: this beer is black.  There are noticeable hops and roasted malts in the nose. However, I have to deduct some points because the image at the bottom of brothers Rob and Kurt happily clinking glasses reminds me that I am drinking alone tonight.

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