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Tuesday, January 17, 2017

2016 Deschutes The Abyss




gone again...




2016 Deschutes The Abyss Reserve...$14.99 / 22oz


Barrel Ageing: (50%) 12 Months in Bourbon, Oregon Oak, Pinot Noir
A deep, dark Imperial Stout, The Abyss has almost immeasurable depth and complexity. Hints of molasses, licorice and other alluring flavors make it something not just to quaff, but contemplate.

As for the great “drink it now or let it age” debate, we stand clearly on the fence. Distinct and delicious on release, the flavors meld and fuse into an entirely different pleasure after a year or more in the cellar.

2 comments:

John Palmer said...

I do not see it online as available? 3:57pm on Tue 1/17

Paul Hayden said...

we got in 3 more cases and gone again. Try calling Ballwin, they might still have some though.