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RATINGS: 952   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.7   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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Allagash Black, our new Belgian style stout, is brewed with German 2 row barley, Torrified wheat and oats, balanced by a large addition of Belgian dark candi to give the Black a full and silky mouthfeel. Roasted malts give this stout its classic chocolate, toast and malty taste, and contribute to chocolate notes and a hint of roasted coffee in the aroma. The Black is fermented with a Belgian yeast strain and refermented in the bottle with the methode champenoise to make this beer truly unique. Availability: 750 ml bottles, 5.17 gal kegs ABV: 7.5% Original Gravity: 1.072 Recommended Serving Temperature: 55°F Recommended Cellaring Temperature: 55°F


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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
slowcars4life (25) - New Jersey, USA - JAN 12, 2014
Very light taste. As usual Allagash seems to make decent beer all around. Doesnt smell all that special, but definitely goes down easy


3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
yumyum (218) - barrie, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 30, 2015
Really good brew for a 7.5% brew. Very smooth in spite of the healthy carbonation on pour and moderate retention. Roasty chocolate a hint of dark fruit perhaps. Seas the sure whether to age this or not so split the difference and sat on it for 9months or so. Did I mention it was smooth.....soooooo smooth. Rebut for sur

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cpetrone84 (1722) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 30, 2015
Pour is dark brown with a light tan head. Nose is moderate roast, a bit of oily hop resin, notes of citrus, candied sugar and a touch of belgian yeast. Flavor is overly roasted, slightly bitter, citrus hop, lightly creamy with a hint of milk chocolate, light grainy yeast. Soft feel, high carb, creamy texture.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hman43 (628) - Pinehurst, North Carolina, USA - AUG 28, 2015
Appearance is black with light lacing. Aromas of roasted malts, brown sugar. Sweet initial taste, smokey, roasted malts like dark chocolate.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
ryanscourt (972) - Latrobe, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 28, 2015
Reminds me more of a porter than stout in its body. Roasty nose, porter mouth feel. Fair amount of hops and bitterness.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
altonbrownd (3962) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - AUG 22, 2015
Bottle from Cork 57. Deep dark brown body with medium tan head. Nose is malty, toasty, caramel. Taste is also of malts, caramel, spices, ginger. Creamy with pretty strong carbonation and some dark chocolate in the finish. Pretty good.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
markducommun (449) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 15, 2015
On tap at the brewery. Dark but clear black-mahogany, light tan head. Strong espresso notes, some lighter dark chocolate notes. Hints of caramel. Fresh earth. Decently bitter, fairly dry. Very long, dry, bitter finish. Medium body, some chewiness, not particularly creamy. Alcohol is understated but present. Good.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fitwitchik (420) - Ohio, USA - AUG 9, 2015
Poured from bottle into a snifter darkest of brown black with a thin tan head. Aroma is roasty funky sweet. Flavor is subtle chocolalte malted. A thin feel to the palate for a stout. Its nice but I won’t head out for another bottle...

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
N3lson1 (536) - Long Valley, New Jersey, USA - AUG 8, 2015
Drank from a nonic glass, poured from a bottle. Pours black with nice fluffy, light beige head, and a tiny bit of carbonation. Has aromas of roasted notes and belgian candy. Has a nice smooth initial taste that ends with a very, not very good bitter, dry finish. I expected more.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
lownote (327) - USA - AUG 5, 2015
Pours black with a light tan head. Aroma is roasty. Taste is a nice balance of malt, Belgian spice, with a bit of roastedness. Nice light body. Tasty drink.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
e303 (255) - - JUL 28, 2015
Great every day stout. Aroma like a chocolate covered espresso bean. Taste like a super smooth roasty oat forward stout. Well balanced. Great beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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