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Back Forty Trade Day Cuban Coffee Stout

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RATINGS: 34   MEAN: 3.51/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.45/5   IBU: 38   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
Cuban Coffee Stout. Trade Day refers to the old Southern tradition of gathering at the crossroads to buy and sell goods of all kinds. These culturally diverse events still exist all over Alabama, and after half a century, it’s finally time to welcome our Cuban neighbors back to the crossroads. Y’all bring the coffee, we’ll bring the beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Shag (2765) - Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA - APR 16, 2016
Black appearance with a large tan head. Faint aroma of coffee, chocolate, and licorice. Flavor is somewhat bitter with coffee, chocolate, and a hint of espresso. Yeah redundant so. Overall very nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
DocJitsu (1532) - Pensacola, Florida, USA - APR 10, 2016
Pours a thick, dark brown with reddish-brown running through its tan, rich head. British porter nose with aromas of chocolate syrup and sweet cherry. Rather thick on the palate. Lightly sweet. Well-balanced. Some chocolate. Sweet cherry. Dark roast coffee. Dark malt. Finishes a bit smoky.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hivemind (880) - New York, New York, USA - MAR 16, 2016
Draft @ Savannah Tap House w Erica. Dark brown w/ even, whispy coffee-colored head. Coffee isn’t in-your-face but it comes through supplemented by little bits of vanilla bean and trace malts on the back end. Some weird metallicism on the nose.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
RobBestwick (773) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - MAR 6, 2016
Aroma is similar to a medium roast coffee with a bit of vanilla. Pours dark black with very fine off white head. Roasted coffee flavour with notes of dark chocolate and nuts. Medium bodied. Long coffee finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
edgallow (3332) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - FEB 24, 2016
Draft pours black with a tan head. Aroma of coffee, vanilla and roasted malts. Taste is coffee and malts.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
AgentAle (1379) - Alberta, CANADA - FEB 10, 2016
Aroma is roasted malts, vanilla,coffee beans , and chocolate. Taste is roasted malts, coaco and caramel. Balanced nicely with tart and vanilla. Smooth finish. Appearance is black with a thin brown head that retains fairly poorly.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
BelgianBeerGal (3653) - Panama City, Florida, USA - JAN 22, 2016
Fort Walton Beach bottle. Pours a dark brown with a tan head of tiny brown bubbles. Mellow aroma of sweet coffee and cream. Great flavor of coffee, molasses and chocolate. Surprisingly nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rollinsr (532) - Atlanta, GEORGIA - JAN 11, 2016
Pours dark brown with fluffy light brown head. Aroma is dark roared Java with with a rich sweetness. Flavor is smooth and silky with a slight mustiness to it. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rdixon77 (1970) - Georgia, USA - JAN 8, 2016
Big coffee wallop. Over the top coffee presence. Some maltiness and full bodied. Bitter finish. Not bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RCx240 (193) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - JAN 7, 2016
Pitch black with frothy tan head. Aroma of coffee, dark chocolate. Taste is earthy, bitter, roasted coffee, dark chocolate. Full bodied, oily texture, average carbonation. Lingering dark chocolate finish. Not bad.

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