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RATINGS: 319   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 27   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
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 CBCs rich, flavorful SoCal brewing traditions.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
boxofrane (2553) - Spring City, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 30, 2015
Bomber from trio. Pours black with a small brown head. The aroma has a bit of coffee but is mostly roasted malt and a bit of cocoa. The taste has a light bitterness, dark chocolate, light coffee bean. Not bad but not great.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 17/20
Alengrin (4604) - BELGIUM - SEP 30, 2015
Draugt at Borefts, in the iconic windmill belonging to the brewery. Thin, light beige head over a hazy very dark chestnut brown beer, not opaquely black. Aroma of espresso beans and fresh black coffee, caramel, beef broth, bayleaf, bitter chocolate. Clean fruity onset, hints of candied dates and raisins, soft carbo, smooth (albeit rather thin) caramelly malt backbone upon which an indeed a delicate yet strong structure of refined coffee is built, blending in perfectly with the roasted malts in the background and with a further bittering peppery hops effect, which has been kept restrained in order not to interfere too much with the coffee - with a somewhat thin ending as a result. Still, very agreeable example of a coffee stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MadRobin (2828) - Silver Spring, Alabama, USA - SEP 27, 2015
Poured from 22 oz. bottle after cellaring for 10 months. Nearly opaque, dark rusty brown with a thin khaki head and good lacing. Aroma of roasted coffee and chocolate. Taste of dark roasted coffee, chocolate, dark toast and roasted malt. Medium/full body and medium carbonation. Lots of coffee and not much complexity, but still rather good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Koelschtrinker (17713) - Kln (Cologne), GERMANY - SEP 27, 2015
Starker Antrunk nach Kaffee, frisch, bitter. Eher wenig malzig hinter dem Kaffee, spritzig, rund. Geringe Herbe. 10/9/11/9//9

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
madsberg (11405) - Sborg, DENMARK - SEP 26, 2015
Draught. Black coloured. Light Brown coloured. Cocoa, chocolate, roast. Flavour. Roast Cocoa, chocolate, light coffee. Medium bodied. Ends light roasted bitter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
harrisoni (17352) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - SEP 26, 2015
On tap at Borefts 2015. Black beer lasting tan head. Creamy coffee flavour. Needs more coffee.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (10872) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 26, 2015
Keg at borefts. Pours deep amber, nose is roasted coffee, chocolate, taste is dry, roasted, bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Neorej80 (499) - - SEP 25, 2015
Not so much aroma with a little roast and coffee. Dark brown with a nice carb and a little white head. Nice sibtile cappucino and caramel maltiness with biscuits amd stuff.. good drinkable in the sun.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
cgarvieuk (21884) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 25, 2015
Tap at Borefts 2015... Dark brown.. Thin tan lacing... Soft sweet chocolate coffee roast malts nose... Dark roast. Thin body rich coffee... Dark roast

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Maakun (4064) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - SEP 25, 2015
Tap at de Molen during Borefts. Dark reddish brown with small off white head. Quite some dry coffee, toast, light herbs and dry leaves, light mineral, brown bread. Light bitter and very light sweetness. Under medium bodied with dry feel

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