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RATINGS: 30   MEAN: 4.02/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.8   EST. CALORIES: 171   ABV: 5.7%
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A coffee laden beer that will awaken the soul. Mexican vanilla, a good roasty stout, and 7 lbs of Superstition Coffee.


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Clownoisseur (344) - Buchanan, Michigan, USA - NOV 12, 2014
Growler courtesy of BOLTZ7555, thanks J! Pours a dark black, somewhat transparent with brown hues. Aromas of coffee galore. A nice, dark roast. Some char and then vanilla sweetness. Taste is very nicely balanced with a dark roast coffee upfront and the typical bitterness subdued by the vanilla bean. Medium-light body, with fairly lively carbonation. Good stout!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kevinator (1182) - The Colony, Texas, USA - SEP 21, 2014
Good full stout. Roasted and sweet aromas. Nice cascading dark color with a good foamy head. Weighty palate with a creamy smoothness. Roasted coffee and vanilla with a touch of lactose-like sweetness.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bytemesis (4128) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - JUN 30, 2014
Growler, thanks to agent zigzag! Pours deep clear ruby black with a small tan head and some lacing. Aroma is coffee, cocoa, mocha, deep roasted malts. Flavor is rich mocha, light sweet and light bitter, touch of vanilla for good measure. Medium body, creamy mouthfeel, low carbonation. A darn good beer that I bet is even better fresh off the tap.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
beerbaaron (1552) - Arizona, USA - JUN 3, 2014
UPDATED: FEB 24, 2015 Draft. Black. Fair, lasting, creamy light brown head. Phenomenal coffee character all around. Fresh ground coffee. Vanilla compliments. Chocolate balanced a smooth roastiness. Very mild bitterness. Sweetness to balance. Medium body. Smooth and oh so drinkable. Outstanding coffee beer. ** New recipe (which replaces 2 lbs of the superstition blend with espresso) rocks. I like it even more.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Caytinator (994) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - MAY 27, 2014
Taste on tap. Lots of different sized bubbles off the nitro tap, itís black and opaque. It doesnít taste 6.6%. It actually sort of tastes just like coffee off the nitro, you have to adjust your expectations a bit. Enjoy the difference, itís good man. They used decent coffee, i think. Yeah itís an intense taste, with rich, pleasant bitterness. Good cuppa joe!

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
phaleslu (7224) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAR 21, 2014
Draft taster at the brewpub. Same appearance as its base beer, the Organ Pipe, which is to say that this is a very attractive stout. Deep coffee brown with a finger of khaki-colored head. Gorgeous. Big coffee aroma, with dark chocolate, burnt toast, and leaves - really coffee-forward. The flavor showcases more of the vanilla than the nose does. Light-medium bodied, with low to moderate carbonation and a rich, smooth mouthfeel. I like what the coffee and vanilla did to the base beer. Really tasty.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ferris (6841) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 14, 2014
Draft - Coffee and vanilla, like the chocolate covered coffee beans. Jet black with a rich nitro beige head. Much more subdued than I expected. Still full of dark roast.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
Jow (2501) - New York, USA - FEB 12, 2014
Tap at brewery. I had just had an espresso from superstition only to find myself a few minutes later enjoying this beer made with it. This is great coffee and it really comes through in beer. Pours deep brown and nose is espresso, vanilla, and malt. Tastes much of the same in all best ways. Itís bitter and creamy and goes down so smooth. My kind of stout

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
maley1 (870) - calgary, Alberta, CANADA - FEB 9, 2014
Nitro on tap at brewpub. Black pour with medium sized beige head. Aroma is pure coffee, vanilla and chocolate. Taste is big time coffee with initial taste of green vanilla beans, roasted malts, bittersweet chocolate and faint caramel notes. Full bodied, soft carbonation, creamy mouthfeel with slightly bitter finish. Excellent beer!

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mnmike (1054) - Minnesota, USA - FEB 2, 2014
Big time coffee here - I mean big time! This one was nitro for me at the brewpub. Smells like a morning cup o joe and tastes phenomenal


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