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RATINGS: 1490   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.83   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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The satisfying elements of both stout and coffee come together in this full-bodied treat. A marriage of Sumatra's best with rich chocolate and roasted malt provides for a truly enlightening beer.


DMLINAZ's rating

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DMLINAZ (307) - Mesa, Arizona, USA - DEC 4, 2012
Really good, better to sip slowly. Stout appearance: deep brown to black, classic stout head. Aroma is strong, bitter coffee/espresso, roasted. Flavor is the same but stronger, almost burnt. Not for everyone but I like it. More flavor as it warms.


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
RedSox2004 (1377) - Pacific Palisades, California, USA - MAR 1, 2015
Completely opaque black, big foamy billowy tan head with good retention and very nice lace. Big coffee aromas dominate, with notes of roasted grain and dark fruit. pleasant sense of smoke as well. Lots of dark roasted coffee flavor, some dark fruit sweetness, earth and wood, and a gentle alcohol warmth. Mild hopping provides a balancing bitterness. Medium to full body, creamy mouthfeel, moderate carbonation and a lingering smokiness.

3.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
miyauchi38 (475) - chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 27, 2015
スタウト コーヒーの香& 程よいあまさ

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Elnaer (8) - Michigan, USA - FEB 20, 2015 does not count
Pours a dark black with a khaki colored head. Nose is dark chocolate and dark roast coffee with a roasted malt scent. Medium body with a nice bitter coffee bite on the front with a smooth finish. Excellent lacing. One of the best Coffee Stouts I’ve ever tasted.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
TheCaptMatey (153) - Ohio, USA - FEB 15, 2015
Poured a dark brown/ black colour with a small tan head. Aroma of sweet coffee and roasted malts. Taste is coffee, carmel, and roasted malts with a light bitterness. Very sweet and natural coffee elements in this medium bodied brew with a chewy/ smooth mouthfeel and a warm bitter finish.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
zdewey08 (1) - - FEB 12, 2015 does not count
This is a very distinctive coffee stout, one that sets itself apart with its bright coffee flavor (as opposed to a burnt/old coffee that is apparent in many others of the same variety, such as Sierra Nevada's). This is solid all around, something I'd drink again and again. Cheers.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DuffMan (7233) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - FEB 12, 2015
Bottle, via IP trade with dresden-- thanks Steve! Dark brown, medium brown head. Rich coffee aroma and flavour, nice bitter black malts, sweet undertones, maybe a bit of hazelnut? A great coffee stout!

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
asceticbrewer (30) - Arizona, USA - FEB 12, 2015
Bottled on 10/15/12. Poured from 12 oz into 16oz tulip. Minimal head. Heavy malt roast, with medium coffee notes.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
williamstome (1077) - Somerville, Massachusetts, USA - FEB 6, 2015
Very dark brown pour, small brown head. Huge roasty coffee aroma, flavor of flavor is big coffee, vanilla, chocolate notes.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Jlew715 (16) - Michigan, USA - JAN 30, 2015
Bottle from Bell’s General Store in Kalamazoo. Pour is black with a thin, creamy, beige head. Aroma is coffee with hints of vanilla and cocoa. Taste is thick, smooth coffee and coca. Faint touch of bitterness on the finish but barely noticeable. Very thick, full body. Overall one of the best stouts I’ve had.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dfinney23 (1960) - Houston, Texas, USA - JAN 22, 2015
I wish Bells brews were available somewhere closer to home and this one is a fine example why. Pours black with a thin, creamy head. Espresso and char aroma. Excellent coffee taste with chocolate and some caramel.


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