Advent Calendar, 1. Relatively murky, deep dark mahogany beer. Nose: hazelnut, dark chocolate, cacao nibs, a whiz of lactose, roasted malt. Taste: nutty, chocolate, cacao nibs, dark cookie, roasted malt, lactose, a whisper of vanilla and faint dry grass.
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