Lompoc Bourbon Barrel Aged 8 Malty Nights
From Lompoc Brewing – Portland’s first Hannukah seasonal, 8 Malty Nights is a Chocolate Rye that features a roasted chocolate flavor and a sweet finish. It is dark brown in color and lightly hopped with English style hops (6.5% ABV). Bourbon Barrel Aged 8 Malty Nights was brewed for Hannukah 2009 and aged in bourbon barrels for nine months. It features a roasted chocolate flavor with hints of bourbon and oak (6.5% ABV).
Apologies for not posting this during Hannukah 2010, we didn’t get to review this beer until after the holiday passed. – Seasons Greetings, TFP
Lompoc Brewing – Lompoc Bourbon Barrel Aged 8 Malty Nights – 22 oz. bottle poured into a goblet. 6.5% abv.
Appearance: Pours a dark brown with no head.
Aroma: Whiskey, chocolate, malted milk.
Taste: Milk chocolate, whiskey,cocoa powder with a spicy hop finish.
Mouthfeel: Medium bodied closer to watery than thick.
Overall: Fairly tasty with an amazing nose.