“Night gathers, and now my watch begins.” So opens the oath for brothers pledging to the Night’s Watch, a band of characters in HBO’s “Game of Thrones” tasked with securing the northern border of the Seven Kingdoms.

It’s also the basis forĀ Brewery Ommegang‘s latest “Game of Thrones”-inspired beer, “Take the Black Stout,” a sample of which was supplied to The Huffington Post for review prior to its larger release in the coming months.

“With the second beer, we wanted a big, substantial brew, something that would stick to your ribs and sustain you through long nights at watch on The Wall,” Phil Leinhart, brewmaster at Ommegang, said in a release.