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RATINGS: 225   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 27   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
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Just as the iconic Coronado Bay Bridge connects our island home to the mainland, this java-tinged dry stout, brewed using dark roasted coffee beans from a local San Diego artisanal roaster, provides a bridge uniting craft beer drinkers with CBC’s rich, flavorful SoCal brewing traditions.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Pinball (10870) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 22, 2009
dark brown, small head. aroma of cofffee, roasted grains, toffee, flavor is roasted grains, coffee, not much else, but sharp clear flavor. ends with a little hops.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
KimJohansen (10350) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - AUG 21, 2009
Black with a medium deep beige head. Sweet flavour with roasted malt, chocolate and coffee notes. Sweet flavour with burned malt, chocolate, coffee and hops towards the end.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ungstrup (29484) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - AUG 21, 2009
Bottled. A pitch black beer with a brown head. The aroma has notes of chocolate, roasted malt, and malt. The flavor is sweet with strong notes of roasted malt and chocolate, as well as medium notes of straw, leading to a dry, bitter, and roasted finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
yespr (31480) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - AUG 21, 2009
22 fl oz bottle, courtesy of Dr Bill. Pours dark brown to black with a small tan head. Aroma is solid coffee and roasted malt. Mild acidic dark chocolate note. Solid citric bitter and roasted chocolate with a distinct coffee herbal note. Smooth and chocolate bitter with a solid coffee herbal note into the far finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DuffMan (6886) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - JAN 27, 2009
On tap @ Stone Brewing World Bistro and Gardens 01.04.09. Dark chestnut brown, nearly no head. Aroma and flavour of roast, coffee, and chocolate. Vegetal traits. Medium-bodied and a little too briskly carbonated. Dry finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DSG (6106) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - JAN 18, 2009
(11/2/08) Draught sample at Hamilton’s in San Diego. Black-colored with a light brown head. Roasty aroma with coffee. Sweet roasty flavor with malt, coffee, light fruity notes. Continues bitter and roasty. Medium-bodied. A pleasant Stout.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jujubeast6000 (854) - Houston, Texas, USA - JAN 13, 2009
Reviewed 12/30/2008 (Draft @ Stone Bistro & Gardens, Escondido, CA): Pours a coffee black color body. Smallish light tan head. Strong chocolate taste, and a little roasted coffee. Roasted coffee taste, some dark chocolate. Somewhat watery palate.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JohnnyJ (4400) - San Diego, California, USA - JAN 4, 2009
On tap at stone. Black pour, tan head. Flavors of coffee, some chocolate, and caramel, and notes of hops. Mostly coffee though. Medium mouthfeel.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
WeeHeavySD (3360) - San Diego (Hillcrest), Oregon, USA - JAN 3, 2009
Tap at stone. Pours black with a thin tan ring. Nose is rich, bitter with tons of coffee. Taste is full of coffee, lots and lots of coffee. This is damn intense.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
badlizard (5538) - Berkeley, California, USA - JAN 1, 2009
On tap at stone. Black. With a creamy tan head. Chocolate aroma. Creamy chocolate caramel and coffee taste.


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