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Infiniumby Boston Beer Co. and WeihenstephanerStyle: Bière de ChampagneABV: 10.3%_Interesting note: Bière de Champagne is a recently developed beer style. More info can be found here_750mL champagne bottleA: It pours a golden copper with a one finger off white head. Doesn’t stick around but leaves a frothy top.S: Slightly grassy, a little musty, by of biscuit and a light citrus note. Weird bit of metal smell. Syrup.T: Obvious booze in the middle an the end with a sharpness up front. Definitely sweet and caramelly over a bready backbone. Apple and lemons. Lingering sweetness. Metal taste as it warms.M: Sharp all over with almost cloying sweetness especially in the finish. Tingling feeling left for a minute or two.O: Rather big beer, too sweet and boozy. There are underlying notes that seem to save it at moments, but generally not enough._Overall score: DNotes: I was quite disappointed with this beer. I love the label, and I think it had a lot of potential as it was a collaboration between two well established breweries. I’ll never get this again as far as I can help it. Too bad.

Infinium
by Boston Beer Co. and Weihenstephaner
Style: Bière de Champagne
ABV: 10.3%
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Interesting note: Bière de Champagne is a recently developed beer style. More info can be found here
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750mL champagne bottle

A: It pours a golden copper with a one finger off white head. Doesn’t stick around but leaves a frothy top.

S: Slightly grassy, a little musty, by of biscuit and a light citrus note. Weird bit of metal smell. Syrup.

T: Obvious booze in the middle an the end with a sharpness up front. Definitely sweet and caramelly over a bready backbone. Apple and lemons. Lingering sweetness. Metal taste as it warms.

M: Sharp all over with almost cloying sweetness especially in the finish. Tingling feeling left for a minute or two.

O: Rather big beer, too sweet and boozy. There are underlying notes that seem to save it at moments, but generally not enough.
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Overall score: D

Notes: I was quite disappointed with this beer. I love the label, and I think it had a lot of potential as it was a collaboration between two well established breweries. I’ll never get this again as far as I can help it. Too bad.

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