Brewed by Cascade Brewery (CUB)
Style: Foreign Stout
Hobart, Tasmania, Australia


on tap


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RATINGS: 145   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17/5   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
Fatty Appleton, a colourful brewery worker, was known for his ability to carry 2 Firkin barrels under his arms (yes, they’re known as Firkins). It’s a skill that would work as ’crowd control’ when things got out of hand at the local. Deep and rich in colour, Stout has a slightly nutty roasted flavour and chocolate characteristics, with a smooth and creamy body and pleasantly bitter after-taste. Fatty Appleton would approve!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 11/20
BarossaLuke (549) - AUSTRALIA - OCT 10, 2009
Dark black in colour with rich coffee/mocha aroma. Medium bodied with roasted and coffee flavours and a dry finish. A good beer, nice easy drinking stout.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dervock (673) - Emu plains, AUSTRALIA - AUG 7, 2009
Bottle - pours black with a tan head. coffee and chocolate aromas. Lovely expresso flavour, nice bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mickmac (484) - Ngunnawal, AUSTRALIA - AUG 4, 2009
Bottle. Pours with a small-spare head over a clear black body. Expresso like aroma and a coffee-chocolate-mocha taste with complimentary hop tastes. Nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bazal (16) - AUSTRALIA - JUN 23, 2009
Pours a dark, espresso brown with a fleeting tan head. The aroma is of sweetened coffee with a touch of chocolate. It feels good on the mouth, rich and not too carbonated with a slightly creamy aspect. Tastes of roasted coffee, with a slightly sweet finish. Could do with a little bitterness, but otherwise a very tasty beer

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
NoiZe (2323) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - JUN 21, 2009
Had this one during my holiday in Australia april/may 2009. Black colored brew. Chocolate, malty, metallic aroma. Chocolate, malty, smooth flavor.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
nate2g (1548) - 上海 / Boomtown!, AUSTRALIA - JUN 7, 2009
Bottle. Pours dark brown with a small off-white head. Aroma of roasted malt, coffee and dark fruit. The flavour is roasted malt, coffee, fruit and cocoa. This is surprisingly good, though the mouthfeel is a letdown with a thin body and low bitterness in the finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mkel07 (4510) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - APR 19, 2009
330ml bottle. Poured a thick syrupy midnight black with a modest dense tan head that sits atop the beer with floating bubbles. Burnt coffee and chocolate notes with an underlying hint of roasted nuts. Mild aroma for a stout . Strong robust flavour of toffee and chocolate. It hits the back of your throat like coiugh mixture and the flavour sits on your tongue and slowly dissolves.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (31419) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - FEB 15, 2009
Bottled. A pitch black beer with a thick brown head. The aroma is sweet malty with notes of chocolate, caramel, and Cascade hops. The flavor is sweet matly with primary notes of chocolate. The body is thin. Thanks Papsoe for sharing.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
UnholyBrewing (595) - Central Florida(Upper Hell), Florida, USA - FEB 3, 2009
...bottle. For Cascade, this was impressive. Nice chocolate notes, deep brown color, good roasted qualities, and it tastes like an actual stout. I was surprised.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
donfardz64 (538) - Wellington, New Zealand, NEW ZEALAND - JAN 5, 2009
Pours almost pitch black with ruby edges. Almost black coffee colour head. Milk chocolate aromas little bit yeasty, caramel, roast malt and some hops there too. Smells like a stout should! On the flavour initially you are hit with some strong chocolaty bitterness, a subtle malty sweetness prevents it from becoming too much. Full of bitter roast malt coffee flavour, smooth vanilla notes and subtle nuttyness. The finish is long, chocolaty and dry. A real surprise for me – one of the best Stouts I’ve had and you can buy it in a 6 pack!

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