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RATINGS: 477   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.74   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
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Earning 97 out of 100 points, this locally brewed stout won the rare platinum medal at the World Beer Championships in Chicago in December 1995. Beating such world class favorites as Guinness, Sierra Nevada, Shipyard’s Bluefin and Murphy’s Irish Stout, Bar Harbor Brewing’s Cadillac Mtn. Stout was the surprise of the competition. Cadillac Mtn. Stout has come in first every year since 1995 and in 1999 was chosen one of the top 10 beers in America. Cadillac has earned the highest scores of any Maine microbrew so far, according to the Beverage Testing Institute.
Perfect with Caesar Salad, Pizza, Curry and Maine Lobster.

Abv varies from 6.3% to 6.7%.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (33333) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JAN 31, 2011

Bottle 12fl.oz. @ home.

[ Courtesy of Secret Winter Santa ]. Clear dark brown color with a average, creamy, good lacing, fully lasting, beige head. Aroma is light heavy malty, roasted, chocolate malt, wood, oak. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and moderate bitter with a long duration, coffee bitter, dark malt, roasted. Body is medium, texture is oily - creamy, carbonation is soft. [20110112]

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (29687) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - SEP 9, 2007
Blind tasting at sk8vikings porter / stout tasting, beer no 20. Pours dark brown to black with nice light brown head. Slight burbon and roasted malt aroma. Soft and slight sweet malty. Almost hvidt oels like finish soft and slight sweet finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ungstrup (28448) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - NOV 5, 2005
[At RBSG 2005] An opaque brown beer with a small brown head. The aroma is sweet chocolaty with slight hints of alcohol. While the flavor is sweet roasted with notes of chocolate and coffee, leading to a very dry end.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Papsoe (25094) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 9, 2007
(Bottle 65 cl) Courtesy of markgugs. Cloudy, almost black with a vague tint of red and a creamy, light brown head. Roasted, lightly sweet malt aroma. Medium body, lightly burned yet somewhat sweet. Very soft and smooth mouthfeel and almost no bitterness. 070907

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
joergen (19665) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 11, 2007
Bottle. Dark brown coloured with a beige ehad. Roasted aroma of dried fruits, liquorice and chocolate. Roasted flavour of dried fruits, liquorice and chocolate. Dry roasted finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cgarvieuk (13188) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 20, 2011
Bottlet at home ... deep black ... thin tan head ... soft mellow caramel malt nose ... over fizzy .. way over fizzy ... odd roast malt ... light herbalness ... ligth smokeyness ... not working for me at all im afraid...

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
TBone (11926) - Pori, FINLAND - MAR 14, 2012
Bottled 12oz (NYC)
Dark opaque black color, midsized creamy beige head. Aroma of coffee, licorice and burnt bread. Medium-bodied. Lots of licorice, burned malty flavor. Lots of dark malts, less hops. Semi-sweet. Suprised to see so high points for this.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Oakes (11825) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 17, 2002
UPDATED: JUN 10, 2008 re-rate (original 3.6)
Very dark brown colour. Thick light brown head. The aroma is richly nutty and chocolatey, holding a lot of promise. It’s got a full body, very rounded with lots of chocolate, nuts, woody hops and just a hint of roastiness. The finish is quite dry, and with lots of flavour. Highly enjoyable brew.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bu11zeye (11760) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - APR 13, 2008
(22oz. bottle) Pours a dark brown body with a small beige head. Aroma of roasted malt, chocolate, light coffee, and some rye. Flavor of roasted malt, chocolate, and caramel malt with a somewhat creamy mouthfeel and dry finish.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
argo0 (11181) - Washington DC, USA - JUL 19, 2007
(22oz bottle) Large and fluffy tan head atop brown-black body. Aroma is medum sweet, rich roasty, coffee, dark chocolate. Taste is moderately sweet, milk chocolate, caramel, coffee/roast, light marshmellow. Creamy medium-full body.


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