Imagine a warm blondie topped with dark chocolate flakes surrounded by vanilla iced cream. Milk sugar, vanilla beans, and coffee conjure up thoughts of area rugs, Caucasians, and 7/10 splits. The chocolate addition ties the whole thing together.
The Abider is a modern take on an old English style known as Barleywine. Having nothing to do with grapes, the style is the epitome of strong, malt-forward beers.