Beermas 2013-2014 – Day 08 – Black Mammoth Winter Ale – Fernie Brewing Co.
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Thanks to my Dad for gifting me this Black Mammoth Winter Ale from Fernie Brewing Co. Today’s beer is in a 650ml bottle and weighs in at 8% alc. vol. Looking at the ingredients on the side of the bottle I see some unexpected additions – cocoa and curacao orange peel. I’m liking the sound of that.
The beer pours like a stout – very dark. Just under a thumb of head which reminds me of the crema on top of an espresso. The beer has a molasses like aroma – slightly sweet and chocolaty with a bit of citrus.
Tastes much like it smells. Not overly sweet, this is a nice beer – probably good for after dinner sitting around the fire or the log channel. 😉
Cheers and see you on Beermas Day 09.