Chores are done. I have no where else to be today. I just opened 4 beers. The Mrs. has been alerted that her assistance is needed. She’s the resident stout-spert and I can’t do 4 beers all by myself. These are 4 incredible beers. Let’s be honest, variants are fun. Starr Hill does variants with some regularity and has done a great job of creating some killer 12 packs, the Box of Chocolates Stout Pack is another great one. Let’s check ’em out.
Double Bass: I’ve had this one before and it’s about what I remember. Being the base beer (pun?) it’s important to know what we’re working with. Color is certainly dark with some ruby clarity at the edges. Aromas of dark chocolate, a bit of vanilla, stone fruit perhaps – these carry through on the palate. Wow, sweet, velvety, body is medium and it coats the mouth but not in a way that you seek the next sip. I find myself savoring the aftertaste. Wow, very enjoyable.
Chipotle Double Bass: I’m going here next only because I suspect this is the one I’
Source: Knox Beer Snobs
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